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witness to the founder"s faith

George Leon Walker

witness to the founder"s faith

a sermon before the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, at the seventy-sixth annual meeting, held at Boston, Mass., October 13, 1885

by George Leon Walker

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Published by Press of Stanley and Usher in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.,
  • Missions -- Sermons.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rev. George Leon Walker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV2075 .W3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6689262M
    LC Control Number26009052
    OCLC/WorldCa1127418

    A Short history of the Jehovah Witnesses The founder of the Jehovah Witnesses is Charles Taze Russell, who was born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania on Febru He was the son of Joseph L. and Anna Eliza Russell, young Charles was raised a Congregationalist and spent most of his early years in Allegheny and Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

    Jehovah's Witnesses, JW's, Russellism Founder: Charles Taze Russell. Overview Jehovah's Witnesses trace their origins to the nineteenth century Adventist movement in movement began with William Miller, a Baptist lay preacher who, in the year , began proclaiming that Christ would return in Faith: its witness and hope. The Witness of Faith (1) Abraham, the father of all them that believe, is a fine exemplar of what it means to give testimony of a heart-residing faith, a faith that bubbles over, a faith that cannot be hidden. Faith concentrates fixedly on .

    Thus, both pastors and churches today should also have a robust doctrinal summary of the Bible in their confessions of faith, which Paul calls a “pattern” (2 Timothy ) or “standard” (Romans ). 4. The Witness of Church History. While church history isn’t authoritative, we can and should learn from the saints who have gone before us. Review of Bearing Witness. Bearing Witness prompts us to examine the strength of our own beliefs and the depth of our faith. It’s the perfect book to reflect upon during your personal or family devotional time. It’s also a great book to use for Bible Study, for missionary groups, and as an educational or homeschooling resource.


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