Mission Then and Now
Regnum Books

Mission Then and Now

Regular price £31.00 £0.00 Unit price per
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

David A. Kerr and Kenneth R. Ross

2009  |  343pp  |  ISBN: 9781870345767

Also available as an eBook here

No one can hope to fully understand the modern Christian missionary movement without engaging substantially with the World Missionary Conference, held at Edinburgh in 1910. As the centenary of the Conference approaches, the time is ripe to examine its meaning in light of the past century and the questions facing Christian witness today. This book is the first to systematically examine the eight Commissions which reported to Edinburgh 1910 and gave the conference much of its substance and enduring value. It will deepen and extend the reflection being stimulated by the upcoming centenary and will kindle the missionary imagination for 2010 and beyond.