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The life of David Brainerd, missionary to the Indians

John Styles

The life of David Brainerd, missionary to the Indians

with an abridgment of his diary and journal, from President Edwards

by John Styles

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Published by Samuel T. Armstrong in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brainerd, David, -- 1718-1747,
  • Indians of North America -- Missions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Styles ..
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 26824
    ContributionsEdwards, Jonathan, 1703-1758
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 p. l., [13]-322 p.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15093519M
    LC Control Number87737440


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While I was looking on the elements of the Lord's Supper, and thinking that Jesus Christ was not "set forth crucified before me", my soul was filled with light and love, so that I was almost in an ecstacy; my body was so weak I could scarcely stand. David Brainerd was a Puritan of Puritans.

Schooled in Calvinist theology, every word thought and deed was all for the glory and majesty of God. Brainerd was a missionary sent to the Red Indians (Native Americans) in Pennsylvania, USA during the 18th century. His following book, which is pages long, wasn’t an easy one to read through.

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Henry was so inspired by David’s example; he left his home and went to India. Brainerd’s missionary career spanned less than five years, but Edwards’s Life of David Brainerd revealed a missionary hero whose impact was astounding. The little book made a significant contribution to the new era of missions that sent British and American Christians to.

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