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Mission in the nineteen 90s
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Book : Paper
Trinity College (Graham Library)
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BV 2070 M556 1991
Grand Rapids, MI
William B. Eerdmans
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80 p. : ill. ; 28 x 21.5 cm.
Material Type
Book : Paper
"Edited by Gerald H. Anderson, James M. Phillips, Robert T. Coote".
"This edition first published 1991 jointly by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. ... and Overseas Ministries Study Center". -- p. 2.
"At the 'International Bulletin of Missionary Research' we have taken this occasion to focus attention on the current status and strategy of the Christian world mission, and to assess contemporary trends and issues, in a series of essays on 'Mission in the 1990's' that first appeared in our journal during 1989 and 1990. These articles attracted such interest and attention that we have decided to make them available to a wider public. They are published here in the order in which they first appeared in the 'Bulletin'." -- Foreword.
Collection of seventeen essays by international mission leaders including Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
Foreword printed on inside front cover.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents: Foreword / Gerald H. Anderson -- The Evangelicals: Unwavering Commitment, Troublesome Divisions / Arthur F. Glasser -- The Church as Servant of the Coming Kingdom / Michael Amaladoss -- Challenges and Hindrances to the Unfinished Task / Johannes Verkuyl -- Mission Tomorrow: Nothing Will Be Easy / Anna Marie Aagaard -- The Christian Message Versus "Modern" Culture / Lesslie Newbigin -- Mission in Service of God's Reign / Barbara Hendricks -- Toward the Globalization and Integrity of Mission / C. Rene Padilla -- The Role of the People of God in the Divine Enterprise / Desmond M. Tutu -- Rediscovering the Biblical Worldview for Effective Mission / Neuza Itioka -- The Pillars of Mission in Asia / C.G. Arevalo -- Holistic Mission, from an Orthodox Perspective / Bishop Anastasios -- Fifteen Changes for Tomorrow's Mission / Ralph D. Winter -- The Poor: Starting Point for Mission / Mary Motte -- The "Old, Old Story" and Contemporary Crises / Emilio Castro -- Toward a New Paradigm of Mission / David J. Bosch -- The Pentecostal/Charismatic Contribution to World Evangelization / L. Grant McClung, Jr. -- The Status of the Christian World Mission in the 1990s / David B. Barrett -- Christian Mission and Religious Pluralism: A Selected Bibliography of 175 Books in English, 1970-1990 / Gerald H. Anderson -- 150 Outstanding Books for Mission Studies / Editors, International Bulletin of Missionary Research.
Added Entry
Anderson, Gerald H., 1930-
Philips, James M., 1929-
Coote, Robert T., 1932-
'International Bulletin of Missionary Research
Mission in the 1990s
Aagaard, Anna Marie, 1935-
Amaladoss, Michael, 1936-
Anastasios, Bishop
Arevalo, C.G. (Catalino G.), 1925-
Barrett, David B. (David Brian), 1927-2011
Bosch, David J. (David Jacobus), 1929-1992
Castro, Emilio, 1927-2013
Glasser, Arthur F. (Arthur Frederick), 1914-2009
Hendricks, Barbara (Barbara Clare), 1925-2010
Itioka, Neuza, 1942-
McClung, L. Grant
Motte, Mary (Mary Margaret), 1936-
Newbigin, Lesslie (James Edward Lesslie), 1909-1998
Padilla, C. Rene, 1932-
Tutu, Desmond M. (Desmond Mpilo), 1931-2021
Verkuyl, Johannes, 1908-2001
Winter, Ralph D. (Ralph Dana), 1924-2009
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BV 2070 M556 1991
Trinity College (Graham Library)
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