19th Century Global Expansion of Methodism: What Motivated by Richard Roy,Callie Thomson,Andrew Field

By Richard Roy,Callie Thomson,Andrew Field

A close to loss of life episode within the Rev John Smithies' earliest missionary paintings increases the crucial query of this booklet, particularly, what used to be the incentive of Wesleyan Methodist challenge within the first 1/2 the 19th century? first and foremost look, the query can be replied easily: the search to make Methodist converts or to Christianise indigenous population of newly conquered territories of the British Empire. even if, during this reappraisal of Methodist challenge within the century after John Wesley, a brand new standpoint is equipped to those extra universal and simplistic interpretations.

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