Mission as Invasion?

Bonk, Jonathan J.
April 2010
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Apr2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p65
Academic Journal
The article reflects on the role of Christian missionaries. It speculates that their missionary work can be connoted as invasion in the sense that they encroach in other territories to promulgate the good news. The author analyzes the act of invasion of missionaries based on the technical definition of the word. On the other hand, he presents the views of Edward Cleary and Robert Priest.


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