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evangelism

1. (in Protestant churches) the practice of spreading the Christian gospel
2. the work, methods, or characteristic outlook of a revivalist or evangelist preacher

evangelism

the emphasis ofcertain Protestant sects on personal conversion and faith in atonement through the death of Christ as a means of salvation. The political and social influence of mass evangelism is usually conservative in nature.

Evangelism

Gantry, Elmer
fire and brimstone, fraudulent revivalist. [Am. Lit.: Elmer Gantry]
John
disciple closest to Jesus. [N.T.: John]
Luke
early Christian; the “beloved physician.” [N.T.: Luke]
Mark
Christian apostle. [N.T.: Mark]
Matthew
one of the twelve disciples. [N.T.: Matthew]
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to criminalize Christian evangelism among Muslims), to impose quotas on Christian guest workers, and to restrict foreign schools to foreign children (i.
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The story of a man named Daniel is one he cherishes, as he researches and explores how churches and Christian agencies practice the ministry of evangelism across the world.
Listen now to Peter's defense of his apostolic evangelism in his report to the church at Jerusalem.
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With the support of Joyce Meyer Ministries, the NHCLC will carryout a 24-city outreach program that will serve as the primary Compassionate Evangelism campaign throughout 2013 and beyond.
In the past half-century, the Christian world has been sensitized to ethical issues In evangelism by two things: the historical link between missions and colonialization, and (more narrowly) the scandals around various evangelists during the 1980s.