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Greek Church and Protestant Missions; or, Missions to the Oriental Churches

Jessup, Henry Harris

Greek Church and Protestant Missions; or, Missions to the Oriental Churches

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Published by Christian Literature Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East.
    • Subjects:
    • Protestant churches -- Missions -- Middle East.,
    • Protestant churches -- Relations -- Eastern churches.,
    • Eastern churches -- Relations -- Protestant churches.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Henry Harris Jessup.
      ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsYA 25502
      The Physical Object
      Pagination40 p. ;
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL603844M
      LC Control Number96198217

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Greek Church and Protestant Missions; or, Missions to the Oriental Churches by Jessup, Henry Harris Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. The Greek Church and Protestant Missions: or Missions to the Oriental Churches. [Henry Harris Jessup]. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content.

4'Enlightened" Christians and the "Oriental" Churches: Protestant Missions to the Greeks in Missions to the Oriental Churches book Minor, Gerasimos Augustinus Moved by an evangelical impulse to bear witness to their personal faith in both spirit and Missions to the Oriental Churches book, numbers of Protestants in England and the United States in the early decades of the 19th century.

Greek Evangelicalism spread also through the Greeks in the Ottoman Empire, the first Greek Evangelical community in Asia Minor was founded in Today there are 30 Greek Evangelical Churches in Greece, 3 in Cyprus and 5 in the Greek diaspora.

Theology. The Greek Evangelical Church is theologically fication: Protestant. 4 Habib Badr, ‘Mission to “Nominal Christians”: The Policy and Practice of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions and its Missionaries Concerning Eastern Churches which led to the Organization of a Protestant Church in Beirut ()’ (Ph.D.

thesis, Princeton, NJ, ).Author: H. Murre-Van Den Berg. The Greek Catholic Church of Croatia and Serbia is a particular Eastern Catholic Church of the Byzantine Greek Church and Protestant Missions; or which is in full union with the Catholic consists of the Greek Catholic Eparchy of Križevci, covering Croatia, Slovenia, and Bosnia-Herzegovina, and the Greek Catholic Eparchy of Ruski Krstur, covering Eparchy of Križevci was headed by Bishop Nikola Kekić until Classification: Eastern Catholic.

Christian Church is a Protestant ecclesiological term referring to the church invisible comprising all Christians, used since the Protestant reformation in the 16th century.

In this understanding, "Christian Church" (or "catholic church") does not refer to a particular Christian denomination but to the "body" or "group" of believers, both defined in various ways. This book is divided into two Parts.

In the First Part I have traced the history of the main body of the Church throughout the Eastern provinces of Christendom, until by losing one limb after another this is seen to become more and more limited in area, although still claiming to be the one orthodox Church.

In the Second Part I have taken up the stories of the separate Churches. Page - Christian or other non-Mussulman subjects, or between Christians or other non-Mussulmans of different sects, shall be referred to Mixed Tribunals. The proceedings of these Tribunals shall be public: the parties Greek Church and Protestant Missions; or be confronted and shall produce their witnesses, whose testimony shall be received, without distinction, upon an oath taken according to the religious law of each sect.

Christianity - Christianity - The Eastern churches: Separated from the West, the Orthodox churches of the East have developed their own way for more than half of Christian history. Orthodoxy here refers to the two great bodies of Christianity that use the term to characterize their theologies and liturgies: the churches of Eastern Orthodoxy and the churches that constitute the so-called.

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, with its headquarters located in the City of New York, is an Eparchy of the Ecumenical Patriarchate Greek Church and Protestant Missions; or Constantinople, The mission of the Archdiocese is to proclaim the Gospel of Christ, to teach and spread the Orthodox Christian faith, to energize, cultivate, and guide the life of the Church in the United States of America according to the Orthodox.

The Orthodox are today in two families -- the Oriental Orthodox family, to which the Indian Orthodox Church Missions to the Oriental Churches book, and the Byzantine Orthodox family, which is four times as large. The Oriental Orthodox family has five Churches -- India, Armenia, Syria, Egypt and Ethiopia - three in Asia and two in Africa.

Missions to the Oriental Churches book Total membership is over 25 millions. Christianity, major religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus of Nazareth in the 1st century CE. It has become the largest of the world’s religions and, geographically, the most widely diffused.

Learn about the history of Christianity, its doctrines, and the major Christian traditions. The term Schismatic Greek Church is synonymous with the above; nearly everybody uses it, but it is at times inexpedient to do so, if one would avoid wounding the feelings of those whose conversion is aimed at.

The term United Greek Church is Missions to the Oriental Churches book used to designate all the Churches of the Byzantine Rite in communion with the See of Rome. Digest of re-thinking missions, a laymen's inquiry after one hundred years: Stanley High.

Annual report (6th, ) International Missionary Alliance. Soldiers of the prince: a story of missions and peace: Charles E. Jefferson. Greek Church and Protestant missions; or, missions to the Oriental churches: Henry Harris. "The Protestant Reformed Churches believe that, in obedience to the command of Christ, the King of the church, to preach the blessed gospel to all creatures, baptizing, and teaching them to observe all things which Christ has commanded, it is the explicit duty and sacred privilege of said churches to carry out this calling according to the measure of our God-given ability.

Some Christian bodies are large (e.g. Catholics, Orthodox, Lutherans, Anglicans or Baptists), while others are just a few small churches, and in most cases the relative size is not evident in this list except for the denominational group or movement as a whole (e.g.

Church of the East, Oriental Orthodox Churches, Lutheranism or the Latter Day Saints). There are other churches like the Syro–Orthodox Francophone Church (an Oriental Orthodox Church based in France that practices Syriac-Malankara Rites), the Antiochian Syriac Orthodox Church (A group of Syrian Orthodox monks ordained by the Indian Orthodox Church established a Church in Europe, but later broke communion due to the illegal.

Full text of "History of the missions of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, to the Oriental churches" See other formats.

MISSION HISTORY, III: PROTESTANT This entry gives: (1) a brief history of Protestant missions, and (2) a survey of their status as at the beginning of the 21st century. Source for information on Mission History, III: Protestant: New Catholic Encyclopedia dictionary.

Full text of "Foreign missions of the Protestant churches" See other formats. The Indian church, now divided into Roman Catholic, Protestant and Orthodox families, has suffered from Western colonial missions. The church came into contact with the Syrian patriarchate of Antioch in and thus inherited the west Syrian liturgical and spiritual tradition.

Missions to the Oriental Churches occupy a large space in the forty-nine volumes of the Missionary Herald, and in as many Annual Reports of the Board; and in view of the multitude of facts, from which selections must be made to do justice to the several missions, it will readily be seen, that their history cannot be compressed into a single : Library of Alexandria.

In a 26 January canonwired podcast, Pastor Doug Wilson was asked about the fragmented state of Protestantism. One frequent objection to Protestantism is the fact that it has o denominations.

Pastor Wilson responded that if you look at the data in terms of tradition as opposed to independent polities, you will find Orthodoxy has 19 different traditions, Protestants have Service Book Of The Holy Orthodox-Catholic Apostolic Church: Compiled, Translated, And Arranged From The Old Church-Slavonic Service Books Of The With The Service Books Of The Greek Church [Hapgood, Isabel Florence] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Service Book Of The Holy Orthodox-Catholic Apostolic Church: Compiled, Translated, And Arranged From The Old Church /5(5). Doctrinal views of the reformed -- 8. Anabaptists or Mennonites -- 9. Menno Simonis -- Division of the Mennonites -- Socinians -- Century XVII.

-- 1. Missions of the Roman church -- 2. China -- 3. Japan -- 4. Protestant missions -- 5. Popish missions in Africa and South America -- 6. Protestant missions in north America -- 7. Infidelity. The Oriental Mission Society (now OMS International) was founded in by Holiness missionaries Charles E.

Cowman (), and his wife Lettie B. Cowman (), members of the Pilgrim Holiness Church (now a constituent part of the Wesleyan Church). For God so loved the world that he gave his Only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life (Jn ).

The Church of Christ exists in the world, but is not of the world (cf. Jn). The Church as the Body of the incarnate Logos of God (John Chrysostom, Homily before Exile, 2 PG 52, ) constitutes the living “presence” as the sign and image of the.

In the nineteenth century the Scudders went to India with the avowed intention to confine their efforts to evangelistic preaching. By the time the Reformed Church mission became a part of the Church of South India, it was one of the most heavily institutionalized churches in the nation, supporting agricultural and industrial efforts, one of India's leading hospitals, and numerous educational Reviews: 2.

Orthodox vs Protestant Christian. Christianity was void of denominations up until the 11th century, however as a result of the ‘Great Schism’ the Christian church was divided into the Eastern Church and western church.

The western church was the original (Catholic) church while the Eastern Church came to be known as Orthodox Church.1/5(1). Mission Work in Thessalonica These are some of the church members left in that biblical city; but they do not meet anymore because they do not have someone to lead them.

For the last three years many of us have tried hard to maintain the church there but it has not been possible because we could not find a permanent worker.

[page ] CHAPTER XVII. PROTESTANT MISSIONS IN TURKEY. Early History — Opposition of Ecclesiastics in the Oriental Churches — Attitude of the Turkish Government — Work Among Moslems — Development of Education — Societies at Work The American Board — Presbyterian Boards — American and British Bible Societies — English Societies — General Statistics — Relations to the.

The Eastern Catholic Churches are autocephalous Christian churches. They recognize the Bishop of Rome as their spiritual leader, like other differ on ideas as how a mass should be organised, or which prayers are more important than others.

In total there are 23 such churches, the probably best known are listed below: Coptic Catholic Church. MISSIONS (Lat. missio, a sending) the term used specially for the propagandist operations of the Christian Church among the heathen, the executants of this work being missionaries.

Both " mission " and " missionary " have hence come to be used of similar works in other spheres. The history of Christian missions may, for practical purposes, be divided into three chief periods: (I) the primitive. The Oriental Churches - Their sects and peculiar beliefs - Their reform hopeless - The native demand for organization - Wisdom of the step - Protest of the Anglican Church - The Greek Church and baptism - Ikons.

THE Oriental Churches may be divided into six great classes, comprising fourteen different sects: 1. Christianity is a monotheistic religion centered on Jesus of Nazareth and his life, death, resurrection, and teachings as presented in the New Testament.

Christians believe Jesus to be the Son of God and the Messiah prophesied in the Old Testament. With an estimated billion adherents inChristianity is the world's largest religion. Who are the Oriental Churches. The Oriental Orthodox Churches were united with Rome and Byzantium in a common profession of faith until the fifth century Council of Chalcedon ().

While the Roman and Byzantine Churches came to accept Chalcedon as the Fourth Ecumenical Council, the Oriental Orthodox Churches acknowledge only the first three. History Of The Missions Of The American Board Of Commissioners For Foreign Missions To The Oriental Churches, Volume II.: The Project Gutenberg EBook of History Of The Missions Of The American Board Of Commissioners For ForeignMissions To The Oriental Churches, Volume II., by Rufus AndersonThis eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

These groups also use different names for the same books. The stories in the "Books of the Bible" are very similar for all religious groups.

Some people use a trick and ideas to memorize the Bible. Below, there is a list or table that compares the Books of the Bible in Judaism and in the Catholic, Protestant, Greek Orthodox, Slavonic Orthodox. Eastern church, but with at most only transient success. Still more illusory were the hopes entertained for a while in Geneva and London in regard to the Calvinizing of the Greek church.

Roman Catholic Hopes.—The Jesuit missions among the Turks and schismatic Greeks failed, but among the Abyssinians some progress was made. In modern English the word "church" is used for both a church building and "the Christian Church" throughout the world. In AD, at the a meeting of bishops known as the First Council of Constantinople, the Nicene Creed (a statement of beliefs) that was used at the time was changed to include a description of the Church.

pdf In this final lecture, I want to just briefly summarize, as we bring this to a close, the summary lectures. Pdf course ends by my summarizing what I believe are the top ten things the local church should know about missions in the 21st century.

This is largely a recapitulation of many themes that we’ve covered throughout the course, so I want to just.Download pdf to the Oriental Churches occupy a large space in the forty-nine volumes of the Missionary Herald, and in as many Annual Reports of the Board; and in view of the multitude of facts, from which selections must be made to do justice to the several missions, it will readily be seen, that their history cannot be compressed into a single.In when I returned to China as bishop Ebook had a ebook with the clergy of our mission and we agreed to use T'ien-Chu, in all printed matter, as the Bible, Prayer Book, Catechisms, etc., leaving the missionaries liberty to use any term they preferred in viva voce preaching, although Shang-ti was never used in our Mission.