Goforth, Jonathan, 1859-1936

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Goforth, Jonathan, 1859-1936

Goforth, Jonathan

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1859-02-10

1859-02-10

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1936-10-08

1936-10-08

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Missionary and evangelist, born in Canada in 1859; ordained and married to Rosalind Bell-Smith in 1887; began missionary work in China in 1888; fled China from the Boxer Rebellion in 1900; began itinerant village preaching in China in 1901 primarily in Honan Province; observed spiritual revival in Korea in 1907 and led a revival in Manchuria in 1908 and subsequently throughout China; concluded ministry in China in 1934, but continued evangelistic work in North America until his death in 1936.

From the description of Papers of Jonathan and Rosalind Goforth, 1888-1981. (Wheaton College). WorldCat record id: 26448970

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https://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n85320765

https://id.loc.gov/authorities/n85320765

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Keswick movement

Presbyterian Church--Missions

Missions

Church work with military personnel

Fundamentalism

Women--Religious life

Liberalism (Religion)

Missionaries, Resignation of

Rural missions

Missions--Theory

Missionaries--Appointment, call and election

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Evangelistic work

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Women in missionary work

Presbyterians

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Modernist-fundamentalist controversy

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China

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China--Manchuria

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Henan Sheng (China)

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Korea

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Canada

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