Report Volume 83-86

Report Volume 83-86

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915 edition. Excerpt: ...for Christian Workers, located in proximity to the Campus of the Insular University, where our students for the ministry receive their cultural training without expense to the Society. In Superintendent Brink's report further mention is made of the educational work on the Island. We have been fortunate in the purchase of property adjoining that occupied by the Institute. The residence on this lot has been re aired and improved for the use of our superintendent of missions. he plans which the Woman's American Baptist Home Mission Society have for building a hostel to furnish a Christian home and Bible teaching for the promising young women in our mission churches will bring a spiritual uplift to our work. The permission of American citizenship has come at a time when many constructive influences are abroad and notably the agitation for prohibition. European Immigration The report of Superintendent Charles A. Brooks explains the work accomplished among our foreign-speaking groups and outlines future needs and policies. Numerous conferences have called him to various parts of the country, and a tour through 15 States, Western and Middle Western, enabled him to make comprehensive studies which will be reflected in wider and deeper work. Faithful missionanes have preached the Gospel in 26 languages during the past year_ to those widely scattered national groups who have entered America. These servants of Christ have sowed precious seed for new harvests and have gathered thirty, sixty and a hundred fold from the sowing of those who have entered into their eternal rest. The European conflict has greatly lessened immigration; but it has also detained in America large numbers of men and women who would have returned to their earlier homes, more

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  • Paperback | 278 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 499g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236852370
  • 9781236852373