19th Century Global Expansion of Methodism: What Motivated by Richard Roy,Callie Thomson,Andrew Field

By Richard Roy,Callie Thomson,Andrew Field

A close to dying episode within the Rev John Smithies' earliest missionary paintings increases the crucial query of this publication, specifically, what used to be the inducement of Wesleyan Methodist venture within the first 1/2 the 19th century? before everything look, the query can be spoke back easily: the search to make Methodist converts or to Christianise indigenous population of newly conquered territories of the British Empire. although, during this reappraisal of Methodist challenge within the century after John Wesley, a brand new viewpoint is supplied to those extra universal and simplistic interpretations.

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19th Century Global Expansion of Methodism: What Motivated Missionaries?

A close to loss of life episode within the Rev John Smithies' earliest missionary paintings increases the central query of this publication, particularly, what was once the inducement of Wesleyan Methodist challenge within the first half the 19th century? firstly look, the query should be responded easily: the hunt to make Methodist converts or to Christianise indigenous population of newly conquered territories of the British Empire.

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