TITLE

In the Shadow of the Missionary Captain: Captain James Wilson and the LMS Mission to the Pacific

AUTHOR(S)
Murray, Kirsteen
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Apr2007, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on Missionary Captain James Wilson and the mission of the London Missionary Society (LMS) to the Pacific. The society was founded on September 21, 1795, after two articles were printed in the "Evangelical Magazine." One of these pieces came from Thomas Haweis. It was a review of Melville Horne's "Letters on Missions: Addressed to the Protestant Ministers of the British Churches." For the mission to the Pacific, Wilson had volunteered as the captain. The instructions for the LMS mission are described.
ACCESSION #
24358508

 

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