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SPCK in India, 1710-1985

Victor Koilpillai

SPCK in India, 1710-1985

an account of the work of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London, and the Indian SPCK

by Victor Koilpillai

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Published by I.S.P.C.K. in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain),
  • I.S.P.C.K. (Organization),
  • Missions -- India.,
  • India -- Church history.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Victor Koilpillai.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX5013.S6 K65 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. ;
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17379478M

    SPCK sent the first printing presses to India, opened the first British schools for poor children, gave equal education to girls, sent the first printed books to Australia, established libraries for clergy and missionaries in many countries, and published the first Braille books. SPCK is the oldest Anglican missionary society in existence. Christianity in India is a minority faith and sometimes Christians are still persecuted. Christians account for no more than 3 per cent of the population, although, as India has a population of billion – in – it’s still a fair number of people. Being in a minority isn't something unique for Christianity.

    his recent books are A Theology of Reconstruction: Nation Building and Human Rights (Cambridge University Press, ) and The Spirit of Freedom: Conversations with South African Leaders on Religion and Politics (Berkeley, University of California Press, ). gerald west is an Associate Professor in the School of Theology at the University.   The subtitle of this delightful book of sketches is “The Ingredients of Social Life at ‘Our Station’ in India”. Captain Atkinson describes with a delicious wry touch the ramshackle routine.

    The Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK) is the oldest Anglican mission organisation. It was founded in by Thomas Bray (an Anglican priest), and a small group of friends. The most important early leaders were Anton Wilhelm Boehm and court preacher Friedrich Michael , the SPCK is most widely known for its publishing of Christian books.   Free Online Library: We Began at Tranquebar. Vol. 1: SPCK, the Danish-Halle Mission, and Anglican Episcopacy in India (); vol. 2: The Origin and Development of Anglican-CSI Episcopacy in India ((Book review) by "International Bulletin of Missionary Research"; Philosophy and religion Books Book reviews.


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ISPCK's travel through three centuries has been an inspiring saga of challenge and change. The story began way back in when the Germans, Danish Lutherans and British Anglicans got together to establish the SPCK in South India. Get this from a library.

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Gnanaseelan Muthuraj (Book). An Order for the Lord's Supper. INTRODUCTION. T HIS Order of Service was first used by the Synod of the Church of South India at its second meeting, at Madras, in The Synod then authorized it ‘for optional use on special occasions in accordance with the provisions contained in Rule 5, Chapter X, of the Constitution', but decided that after some years it should be reconsidered.

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