By William Yoo
This ebook examines the partnerships and tool struggles among American missionaries and Korean Protestant leaders in either countries from the overdue nineteenth century to the aftermath of the Korean warfare. Yoo analyzes American and Korean resources, together with a plethora of unpublished archival fabrics, to discover the complex histories of cooperation and contestation at the back of the evolving relationships among americans and Koreans whilst nearly all of the area Christian inhabitants shifted from the worldwide North to the worldwide South. American and Korean Protestants cultivated deep bonds with each other, yet additionally they clashed over crucial concerns of ecclesial authority, cultural distinction, geopolitics, and women’s management. This multifaceted method – incorporating the views of missionaries, migrants, ministers, diplomats, and interracial – casts new gentle on American and Korean Christianities and captures American and Korean Protestants at the same time engaged in a world circulation that helped provide delivery to new Christian traditions in Korea, created new transnational non secular and humanitarian partnerships reminiscent of the area imaginative and prescient association, and remodeled worldwide Christian traditions starting from Pentecostalism to Presbyterianism.
Read or Download American Missionaries, Korean Protestants, and the Changing Shape of World Christianity, 1884-1965 (Perspectives on Modern America) PDF
Similar evangelism books
Revised version provides readable case stories, extra fabric on clash answer and particular purposes on the right way to rework tradition from the challenge field.
River of God is an creation to international missions aimed toward undergraduate scholars. even though, the readers will quickly realize that the e-book is wealthy in its content material a ways past the editors' unique plan. It serves as a reader for individuals with quite a few degrees of missiological curiosity and competence and bargains with state-of-the-art matters in missions.
Relational evangelism has no longer been attempted and located in need of. It has regularly now not been attempted. Royal Hamel is confident too many Christians are "sheepish sheep" who yearn to be unmuzzled in order that crippling fears and lack of expertise now not hold them silent. yet there's a problem-most people easily don't know the place to start.
Named by way of the overseas Bulletin of Missionary reports as a good booklet of 2014 for venture StudiesOver the final 4 many years, evangelical students have proven turning out to be curiosity in Christian debates over different religions, looking solutions to crucial questions: How are we to consider and relate to different religions, be open to the Spirit, and even as stay evangelical and orthodox?
- Introducing World Missions (Encountering Mission): A Biblical, Historical, and Practical Survey
- Artillery of Heaven: American Missionaries and the Failed Conversion of the Middle East (The United States in the World)
- Green Shoots out of Dry Ground: Growing a New Future for the Church in Canada
- The Gospel for Muslims: An Encouragement to Share Christ with Confidence
- Wide Welcome: How the Unsettling Presence of Newcomers Can Save the Church (Prisms)
Additional info for American Missionaries, Korean Protestants, and the Changing Shape of World Christianity, 1884-1965 (Perspectives on Modern America)
American Missionaries, Korean Protestants, and the Changing Shape of World Christianity, 1884-1965 (Perspectives on Modern America) by William Yoo