Corporate Holiness: Pulpit Preaching and the Church of England Missionary Societies, 1760-1870

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Bob Tennant presents a history of the missionary work, cultures, and rhetoric of the Church of England in 1760-1870, when it was the predominant organizer of Protestant overseas missions. Through close attention to the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK, founded 1699), the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (SPG, 1701), and the Church Missionary Society (CMS, 1799) Tennant offers a systematic exploration of the complex relationship between the Societies' policies, decision-making systems ...

Corporate Holiness: Pulpit Preaching and the Church of England Missionary Societies, 1760-1870 2013, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199567850

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