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Missions Conferences
Jerusalem, 1928

Missions Conferences - Jerusalem, 1928

The Christian Life and Message in Relation to Non-Christian Systems. Report of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council, March 24th - April 8th, 1928, Vol. 1. London: Oxford University Press, 1928. Hbk. pp.504.

On-line Resource Preface, pp.v-vii. View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource Table of Contents View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
 

Part 1: Prelimenary Papers Prepared by the Council

Article in Journal or Book Nicol MacNicol [1870-1952], "Christianity and Hinduism," pp.3-52.
Article in Journal or Book John Leighton Stuart [1876-1962], "Christianity and Confusianism," pp.53-82.
Article in Journal or Book David Willard Lyon [1870-1949], "Religious Values in Confusianism," pp.83-118.
On-line Resource Kenneth James Saunders [1883-1937], "Christianity and Buddism," pp.119-185. View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
Article in Journal or Book August Karl Reischauer [1879-1971], "Christianity and Northern Buddism," pp.186-234.
Article in Journal or Book William Henry Temple Gairdner [1873-1928] & William Alfred Eddy [1896-1962], "Christianity and Islam," 235-283.
Article in Journal or Book Rufus Matthew Jones [1863-1948], "Secular Civilization and the Christian Task," pp.284-338.
 

Part 2: Records of Discussions at the Meeting of the International Missionary Council at Jerusalem, 1928

Article in Journal or Book Robert Elliott Speer [1867-1947], "Account of the Discussion in the Plenary Sessions," 341-414.
 

Part 3: Additional Papers Prepared at the Request of the International Council

Article in Journal or Book Robert Elliott Speer [1867-1947], "What is the Value of the Religious Values of the Non-Christian Religions?" pp.417-440.
Article in Journal or Book John A. Mackay [1889-1983], "The Evangelistic Duty of Christianity," pp.441-458.
On-line Resource William Temple [1881-1944], "A Statement of the Case of Evangelization," 459-476. View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
 

Part 4: Statement Adopted by the Council

On-line Resource "The Christian Message," pp.479-495. View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource Index, pp.497-504. View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]

Religious Education. Report of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council, March 24th - April 8th, 1928, Vol. 2. London: Oxford University Press, 1928. Hbk. pp.252.

 

Part 1: Prelimenary Papers Prepared by the Council

On-line Resource Table of Contents, pp.v-vi. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Article in Journal or Book Joseph Houldsworth Oldham [1874-1969] & Luther Allan Weigle [1880-1976], "Religious Education," pp.3-110.
 

Part 2: Comments from the Mission Field

On-line Resource "Comments from the Mission Field," pp.113-187.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 3: Records of the Discussion at the Meeting of the International Missionary Council at Jerusalem, 1928.

Article in Journal or Book Luther Allan Weigle [1880-1976], "Introductory Address," pp.191-202.
Article in Journal or Book Charles Earle Raven [1885-1964], "Introductory Address," pp.203-207.
Article in Journal or Book Charles Earle Raven [1885-1964], "Account of the Discussion," pp.208-216.
 

Part 4: Statement on Religious Education Adopted by the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928

On-line Resource "Religious Education," pp.219-242. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 5: Bibliography

On-line Resource Bibliography, pp.245-247. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Index, pp.249-252. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]

The Relations Between the Younger and Older Churches. Report of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council, March 24th - April 8th, 1928, Vol. 3. London: Oxford University Press, 1928. Hbk. pp.342.

On-line Resource Table of Contents, pp.v-vi. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 1: Prelimenary Papers Prepared by the Council

Article in Journal or Book Abbe Livingston Warnshuis [1877-1958], "Major Issues in the Relations of the Younger and the Old Churches," pp.3-129.
 

Part 2: Record of the Discussion at the Meeting of the International Missionary Council at Jerusalem, 1928.

On-line Resource Nathan Söderblom [1866-1931], "The Historic Christian Fellowship," pp.133-154. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource William Temple [1881-1944], "The Historic Christian Fellowship," pp.155-163. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Article in Journal or Book Henry Thomas Silcock [1882-1969], "Account of the Discussion," pp.164-191.
 

Part 3: Additional Paper Prepared at the Request of the Council

Article in Journal or Book P. Oomman Philip [?], "The Indigenous Church," pp.195-204.
 

Part 4: Statements Adopted by the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928

On-line Resource "I. The Relations between Younger and Older Churches," pp.207-219. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "II. Relations With the Ancient Christian Churches of the East," p.220. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource III. The Support of the Christian Mission in the Western Churches," pp.221-232. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Appendices

On-line Resource Appendix A: Some Official Statements on Devolution, pp.235-296. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Appendix B: Constitutions of Some Recently Developed Churches, pp.297-338. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Index, pp.339-342. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]

The Christian Mission in the Light of Race Conflict. Report of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council, March 24th - April 8th, 1928, Vol. 4. London: Oxford University Press, 1928. Hbk. pp.250.

On-line Resource Table of Contents, v-vi. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 1: Prelimenary Papers Prepared by the Council

Article in Journal or Book John Hope [?], "The Negro in the United States of America," pp.3-22.
Article in Journal or Book Thomas Jackson [1893-1972], "Agencies for Inter-Racial Co-operation in the United States," pp.23-92.
Article in Journal or Book Rev. J. Dexter Taylor [?], "Relations Between the Black and White Races in South Africa," pp.93-141.
Article in Journal or Book

Galen Merriam Fisher [1873-1955], "Relations Between the Occidental and Oriental Peoples on the Pacific Coast of North America," 142-210.

 

Part 2: Record of the Discussion at the Meeting of the International Missionary Council at Jerusalem, 1928.

Article in Journal or Book John Hope [?], "Introductory Address," pp.213-217.
Article in Journal or Book

Max Yergan [1892-1975], "Introductory Address," pp.217-220.

Article in Journal or Book Rev. James Oram Dobson [1891-?], "Account of the Discussion," pp.221-234.
 

Part 3: Statement on Religious Education Adopted by the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928

On-line Resource "Racial Relationships," pp.237-245. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Index, 247-250. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]

Christianity and the Growth of Industrialism in Asia, Africa and South America. Report of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council, March 24th - April 8th, 1928, Vol. 5. London: Oxford University Press, 1928. Hbk. pp.199.

On-line Resource Table of Contents, pp.v-vi. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource William Paton [1886-1943], "Introduction," pp.9-114. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 1: Prelimenary Papers Prepared by the Council

Article in Journal or Book Samuel Guy Inman [1877-1965], "Missions and Economics in Latin America," 117-145.
On-line Resource Harold Atheling Grimshaw [1880–1929], "Industrial Revolution Among Primitive Peoples," 146-156. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
  Part 3: Addresses Delivered to the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928
Article in Journal or Book Richard Henry Tawney [1880-1962], "The Bearing of Christianity on Social and Industrial Questions, I," pp.159-169.
Article in Journal or Book Francis John McConnell [1871-1953], "The Bearing of Christianity on Social and Industrial Questions, II," pp.170-177.
 

Part 4: Statement Adopted by the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928

On-line Resource "The Christian Mission in Relation to Industrial Problems in Asia and Africa," pp.181-194. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Index, 195-199. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]

The Christian Mission in Realtion to Rural Problems. Report of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council, March 24th - April 8th, 1928, Vol. 6. London: Oxford University Press, 1928. Hbk. pp.304.

On-line Resource "Editorial Note," pp.v-vii. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Table of Contents, pp.ix-xi. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 1: Prelimenary Papers Prepared by the Council

On-line Resource Kenyon Leech Butterfield [1868-1935], "Christianity and Rural Civilistion," pp.3-31. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Article in Journal or Book William J. McKee [?], "Examples of the Work of Christian Missions in Rural Areas," pp.32-87.
Article in Journal or Book Thomas Jesse Jones [1873-1950], "Factors of a Programme For Rural Missions," pp.88-99.
Article in Journal or Book Edmund de Schweinitz Brunner [1889-1973], "Rural Korea: A Preliminary Survey of Economic, Social and Religious Conditions," pp.100-208.
 

Part 2: Additional Papers Received Too Late For Submission to the Council

Article in Journal or Book Edmund de Schweinitz Brunner [1889-1973], "Enquireies Regarding the Christian Church in Rural China," pp.211-215.
Article in Journal or Book Edmund de Schweinitz Brunner [1889-1973], "Rural India and the Christian Church," pp.216-255.
Article in Journal or Book Edmund de Schweinitz Brunner [1889-1973], "Rural Asia: A Summary Statement," pp.256-271.
 

Part 3: Record of the Discussion at the Meeting of the International Missionary Council at Jerusalem, 1928

On-line Resource Kenyon Leech Butterfield [1868-1935], "Introductory Address," pp.275-278. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Kanakarayan Tiruselvam Paul [1876-1931], "Account of the Discussion," pp.279-284. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 4: Statement Adopted by the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928

On-line Resource "The Christian Mission in Relation to Rural Problems in Asia and Africa," pp.287-300. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Index, 301-304. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]

International Missionary Co-operation. Report of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council, March 24th - April 8th, 1928, Vol. 7. London: Oxford University Press, 1928. Hbk. pp.139.

On-line Resource Tables on Contents, pp.v-vi. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 1: Prelimenary Paper Prepared by the Council

Article in Journal or Book John R. Mott [1865-1955], "The Future of International Missionary Co-operation," pp.3-70.
 

Part 2: Statements Adopted by the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928

On-line Resource "I. Co-operation Through National Christian Councils," pp.73-81. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "II. The Future Evangelization of the International Missionary Council," pp.82-90. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Directory, pp.93-95. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Appendix

On-line Resource "Some Constitutions of National Missionary Organizations and Christian Councils," pp.99-134. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Index, 137-139. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]

Addresses and Other Records. Report of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council, March 24th - April 8th, 1928, Vol. 8. London: Oxford University Press, 1928. Hbk. pp.218.

On-line Resource Table of Contents, p.v-vi. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 1: Historical Introduction

On-line Resource William Paton [1886-1943], "The History of the Jerusalem Meeting of the International Missionary Council," pp.3-13. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "A Call to Prayer," pp.13-15. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 2: Addresses Delivered at the Meeting of the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928

Article in Journal or Book John R. Mott [1865-1955], "Expectations," pp.19-29.
On-line Resource St Clair George Alfred Donaldson (1863-1935], "The New World," pp.30-40. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Article in Journal or Book Max Yergan [1892-1975], "A Message from South America," 41-45.
On-line Resource Cheng Ching-Yi [1881-1939], "Days of Vision," pp.46-60. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource David Z.T. Yui [1882-1936], "The Present Situation in China," pp.61-97. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Article in Journal or Book Surendra Kumar Datta [1878–1948], "What is Moving in the Heart of India Today," pp.98-106.
Article in Journal or Book D. Karl Heim [1874-1958], "What is in the Gospel Which Commands Us?" pp.107-120.
Article in Journal or Book John A. Mackay [1889-1983], "The Power of Evangelism," pp.121-137.
Article in Journal or Book William Ernest Hocking [1873-1966], "Psychological Conditions for the Growth of Faith," pp.138-161.
Article in Journal or Book Rev. James McDougall. Black [1879-1949], "The Christian Approach to the Jew," pp.162-167.
Article in Journal or Book Dr. C. Frimodt-Möller [?], "Medical Missionary Work," pp.168-172.
Article in Journal or Book Robert Elliott Speer [1867-1947], "The Resurrection," pp.173-183.
On-line Resource St Clair George Alfred Donaldson (1863-1935], "The Next Step," pp.184-186. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Article in Journal or Book John R. Mott [1865-1955], "Our Duty to Make the Past a Success," pp.187-193
 

Part 3: Statements Adopted by the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928, and Not Included in Any Other Volume

On-line Resource "The Place of Medical Missions in the Work of the Church," pp.197-200. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "The Christian Mission to the Jews," p.200. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "The Christian Mission and War," pp.200-201. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "The Protection of Missionaries," pp.201-202. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
 

Part 4: List of Members Attending the International Missionary Council Meeting at Jerusalem, 1928

On-line Resource "List of Members," pp.205-216. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Index, 217-218. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]

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