Title WILLIAM CAREY ----Pioneer Missionary
Book Condition Good
Publisher A - E; 144 Pgs. 2000 2000
Seller ID 1433
Paperback. Good. William Carey (1761 - 1834) was a missionary to India. Born near Northhampton, England, he worked as a shoemaker from the age of 16 to 28. Following his conversion at 18, he became preacher among the Baptists, working by day and ministering in his spare time. He developed a great burden for the unevangelized in heathen lands and in 1793 he sailed for Bengal, India. He worked untiringly for 34 years, Bible translation, & production, evangelism, church planting, education & medical relief. Carey has generally been acclaimed as "The Father of Modern Missions".