By Richard Roy,Callie Thomson,Andrew Field

ISBN-10: 0992335213

ISBN-13: 9780992335212

A close to loss of life episode within the Rev John Smithies' earliest missionary paintings increases the significant query of this ebook, particularly, what was once the inducement of Wesleyan Methodist challenge within the first 1/2 the 19th century? initially look, the query could be responded easily: the hunt to make Methodist converts or to Christianise indigenous population of newly conquered territories of the British Empire. notwithstanding, during this reappraisal of Methodist project within the century after John Wesley, a brand new point of view is supplied to those extra universal and simplistic interpretations.

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