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Author Tzan, Douglas D

Title William Taylor and the Mapping of the Methodist Missionary Tradition : the World His Parish
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (281 pages)
Contents 1. Birth and new birth -- 2. California and bust -- 3. Dominions of divine sovereign -- 4. An "Evangelical Sherman" crosses the seas -- 5. The flaming torch burns -- Conclusion
Summary This book is the first critical biography of William Taylor, a nineteenth-century American Methodist missionary who worked on six continents. Following Taylor's global odyssey, it maps the contours of the Methodist missionary tradition and illumines key historical foundations of contemporary world Christianity
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Taylor, William, 1821-1902
Methodist Episcopal Church -- Bishops -- Biography
Form Electronic book
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 1498559093