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Missionaries

William Knibb [1803-1845]


Area of Ministry:

Jamaica

Primary Works

Book or monograph Colonial Slavery: Defence of the Baptist Missionaries from the Charges of Inciting the Late Rebellion in Jamaica; In a Discussion Between the Rev. W. Knibb and Mr. P. Barthwick at the Assembly Rooms, Bath. December 15 1832. London: Tourist Office, 1832.
Book or monograph William Knibb, Jamaica Speech of the Rev. William KnibWilliam Knibb [1803-1845], Jamaica Speech of the Rev. William Knibb, Before the Baptist Missionary Society, In Exeter Hall, April 28th 1842 to which be prefixed, a Letter to W.B. Gurney, Esq., Treasurer of the Society, 2nd edn. London: G and J. Dyer, 1842. Hbk. pp.131.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Book or monograph The Spiritual Prospects of Africa: A Sermon by Rev. William Knibb at the Eagle St. Chapel, Red Lion Square. August 17, 1834. London: 1834.
On-line Resource "Extract of a letter from Mr. Wm. Knibb to a friend in Bristol, dated October 16th; In a Letter to the Secretary, after stating the particulars of this distressing event, Mr. K. adds," The Baptist Magazine 18.1 (Jan. 1826): 46-48. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "Jamaica," The Baptist Magazine 20.2 (Feb. 1828): 94-96. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "Kingston," The Baptist Magazine 20.5 (May 1828): 236-237. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "Very latest intelligence," The Baptist Magazine 21.3 (March 1829): 131-134. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource "Jamaica," The Baptist Magazine 22.6 (June 1830): 259-262. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource William Knibb, "Baptist Intelligence - Foreign: Jamaica," The Baptist Reporter, ns 1.6 (June 1844): 211. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Ernest A. Payne, "William Knibb to Charles Stovel," Baptist Quarterly 14.3 (July 1951): 114-116.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]

Secondary Works

On-line Resource Anonymous, "Baptist Intelligence - Foreign: Kettering, Jamaica," The Baptist Reporter, ns 1.7 (July 1844): 247. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Anonymous, "Death of Wlliam Knibb," The Baptist Reporter, ns 3.1 (Jan. 1846): 64. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Anonymous, "Wlliam Knibb, the Negro Liberator," The Baptist Reporter, ns 3.2 (Feb. 1846): 76-80. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Basil Amey, "Baptist Missionary Society Radicals," Baptist Quarterly 26.8 (October 1976): 363-376.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource D.W. Bebbington, "The Baptist Conscience in the Nineteenth Century," Baptist Quarterly 34.1 (January 1991): 13-24.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
Article in Journal or Book Gordon Arthur Catherall, "Freedom with Involvrment," Foundations 11.4 (Oct.-Dec. 1968): 343-361.
Book or monograph Gordon Arthur Catherall, William Knibb: Freedom Fighter. Chichester: Janey Publishing Co., 1972.
On-line Resource Gordon A. Catherall, "An Island of Discontent," Baptist Quarterly 27.1 (January 1977): 27-33.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource Gordon A. Catherall, "Bristol College and the Jamaican Mission: A Caribbean Contribution," Baptist Quarterly 35.6 (April 1994): 294-302.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource G.A. Catherall, "The Native Baptist Church," Baptist Quarterly 24.2 (April 1971): 65-73.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource John Clarke, "Baptist Intelligence - Foreign: Fernando Po," The Baptist Recorder, ns 1.8 (August 1844): 283-284. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource John Clifford, ed., The English BaptistJohn Clifford, ed., The English Baptists, Who They Are, And What They Have Done. Being Eight Lectures, Historical and Descriptive,given by General Baptists Ministers in London, During the Past Winter. London: E. Marlborough & Co., 1881. Hbk. pp.180. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Book or monograph E. Escobar & J. Driver, Christian Mission and Social Justice. Kitchener,ONT: Herald Press, 1962.
On-line Resource J.H. Hinton [1791-1873], Memoir of William Knibb, Missionary in Jamaica, 2nd edn. London: Houlston and Stoneman, 1849. pp.552.View in PDF format pdf
Book or monograph D. Katterns, The Rev.William Knibb: A Lecture Delivered in the School Room of Mare Street Chapel, Hackney. Tuesday Devember 19th 1865. London: Elliot Stock, 1866.
On-line Resource Charles Kirtland [1811-1885], The Homes of the Baptist Missionary SocietyCharles Kirtland [1811-1885], The Homes of the Baptist Missionary Society. London: Alexander & Shepheard, 1885. Hbk. pp.94. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource R.A.L. Knight, William Knibb. Missionary and Emancipator. London: The Carey Press, [1924]. Hbk. pp.62. View in PDF format pdf [All reasonable efforts have been made to contact the copyright holder of this article without success. If you hold the rights, please contact me]
On-line Resource F. Townley Lord, Achievement: A Short History of the Baptist Missionary Society: 1792-1942F. Townley Lord, Achievement: A Short History of the Baptist Missionary Society: 1792-1942. London: The Kingsgate Press, 1937. Hbk. pp.150. View in PDF format pdf [All reasonable efforts have been made to contact the copyright holder of this article without success. If you hold the rights, please contact me]
Book or monograph Ernest A.Payne, Freedom in Jamaica. London: The Carey Press, 1944.
On-line Resource Ernest Alexander Payne [1902-1980], The Great Succession: Leaders of the Baptist Missionary Society during the Nineteenth CenturyErnest Alexander Payne [1902-1980], The Great Succession: Leaders of the Baptist Missionary Society during the Nineteenth Century. London: Carey Press, [1938]. Hbk. pp.160. View in PDF format pdf [All reasonable efforts have been made to contact the copyright holder of this article without success. If you hold the rights, please contact me]
On-line Resource Ernest Alexander Payne [1902-1980], Freedom in Jamaica. Some Chapters in the Story of the Baptist Missionary Society. London: The Carey Press, [1933]. Pbk. pp.112. View in PDF format pdf [All reasonable efforts have been made to contact the copyright holder of this article without success. If you hold the rights, please contact me]
On-line Resource Ernest A. Payne, "Baptist Work in Jamaica," Baptist Quarterly 7.1 (January 1934): 20-26.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource Patricia T. Rooke, "Evangelical Missionary Rivalry in the British West Indies: Religious Altruism and Economic Reality," Baptist Quarterly 29.8 (October 1982): 341-355.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource Henry Wheeler Robinson [1872-1945], The Life and Faith of the BaptistsHenry Wheeler Robinson [1872-1945], The Life and Faith of the Baptists, rev. edn.. London: The Kingsgate Press, 1946. pp.158.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
On-line Resource H.O. Russell, "Indigenous Mission: The Jamaica Baptist Missionary Society," Baptist Quarterly 25.2 (April 1973): 86-93.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
On-line Resource Horace O. Russell, "Baptists and Liberation," Baptist Quarterly 33.7 (July 1990): 326-330.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
Article in Journal or Book K.R.M. Short, "Jamaican Christian Missions and the Great Slave Rebellion of 1831-2," Journal of Ecclesiastical History 27.1 (1976): 57-72.
Book or monograph I. Knibb Sibley, The Baptists of Jamaica. Kingston: Thr Jamaica Baptist Union, 1965.
On-line Resource Mrs John James Smith, William Knibb: Missionary in Jamaica. A MemoirMrs John James Smith, William Knibb: Missionary in Jamaica. A Memoir. London: Alexander & Shepheard, 1896. Hbk. pp.134. View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Book or monograph Gerald H. Anderson, ed., Biographical Dictionary of Christian MissionsBrian Stanley, "Knibb, William," Gerald H. Anderson, ed., Biographical Dictionary of Christian Missions. Grand Rapids, MI: Cambridge, UK: Eerdmans, 1988. Pbk. ISBN: 0802846807. p.371.
On-line Resource Brian Stanley, "Nineteenth-Century Liberation Theology: Nonconformist Missionaries and Imperialism," Baptist Quarterly 32.1 (January 1987): 5-18.View in PDF format pdf [Reproduced by permission of the current copyright holder]
Book or monograph Brian Stanley, The History of the Baptist Missionary Society: 1792-1992. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 1992.
On-line Resource Ronald W. Thomson, Heroes of the Baptist ChurcRonald W. Thomson, Heroes of the Baptist Church. London: The Kingsgate Press, 1941. pp.158. View in PDF format pdf [All reasonable efforts have been made to contact the copyright holder of this article without success. If you hold the rights, please contact me]
Article in Journal or Book M. Turner, "THe Bishop of Jamaica and Slave Instruction," Journal of Ecclesiastical History 25.4 (1975): 362-378.
Book or monograph Mary Turner [1931-], Slaves and Missionaries: The Disintegration of Jamaican Slave Society, 1787-1834, new edn. Barbados: The Press, University of the West Indies. 1998.
Book or monograph A.C. Underwood, A History of the English Baptists. London: Baptist Union Publications, 1947.
Book or monograph Philip Wright, Knibb "The Notorious": Slaves' Missionary, 1803-1845. London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1973..):