TITLE

Puritan missions to the Indians

AUTHOR(S)
Eliot, John
PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
Puritan Missions to the Indians;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Sermon
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of comments made in 1646 by a New England Puritan regarding the evangelization of Native Americans. His views on the state of Native American religion and culture; His desire to spread the Gospel to Native Americans.
ACCESSION #
21212896

 

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