Society for the Propagation of the Gospel


Society for the Propagation of the Gospel
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  • Society for the Propagation of the Faith —     The Society for the Propagation of the Faith     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Society for the Propagation of the Faith     This society is an international association for the assistance by prayers and alms of Catholic missionary priests,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Society for the Propagation of the Faith — The Society for the Propagation of the Faith is an international association for the assistance by prayers and alms of Catholic missionary priests, brothers, and nuns engaged in preaching the Gospel in non Catholic countries. Theofficial Latin… …   Wikipedia

  • Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in foreign parts — (engl., »Gesellschaft für die Fortpflanzung des Evangeliums in fremden Landen«), die erste protestantische Missionsgesellschaft, gegründet 1701, aber erst seit ihrer Reorganisation 1801 zu Bedeutung gekommen, hat als vornehmstes… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Propagation of the Faith, The Society for the — • An international association for the assistance by prayers and alms of Catholic missionary priests, brothers, and nuns engaged in preaching the Gospel in non Catholic countries. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts — USPG (The United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel), formed with the original name of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (SPG) in 1701, as an Anglican missionary organisation. Its aims are to enable people to… …   Wikipedia

  • Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts —    one of the oldest Protestant missionary agencies, the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (SPG) was founded in England in 1701 in response to the report of Thomas Bray (1656 1739) on the religious situation in the… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

  • Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge —    The Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge was one of the earliest Christian publishing ventures. It has played a major role in the spread of Protestant values in Britain, North America, and the missionary field.    In 1696, the bishop of… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

  • Society For Promoting Christian Knowledge —     Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge     The greatest and most important society within the Church of England. It was founded 8 March, 1698, when four laymen, Lord… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • The Leopoldine Society —     The Leopoldine Society     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Leopoldine Society     Established at Vienna for the purpose of aiding the Catholic missions in North America. When the Society for the Propagation of Faith was founded at Lyons, in… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • The Church in China —     The Church in China     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Church in China     Ancient Christians     The introduction of Christianity into China has been ascribed not only to the Apostle of India, St. Thomas, but also to St. Bartholomew. In the… …   Catholic encyclopedia