The legacy of W.A.P. Martin

Covell, Ralph R.
January 1993
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Jan93, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p28
Academic Journal
Profiles William Alexander Parson Martin whose life and ministry in China gave them special significance. Involvement in two major events of Chinese history; Ability to communicate the Christian faith in the Chinese context; Resignation from his mission society in 1869 to serve as professor of international law and political economy in a Chinese school; Views on the Christian attitudes toward the ancestral rites.


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