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A Retrospect

by James Hudson Taylor

A young man with a dream to reach the unreached. J. Hudson Taylor was a missionary to China who founded the China Inland Mission. He is considered one of the most influential missionaries in history. In his book A Retrospect, Taylor shares his personal story and his insights on missions. The book begins with Taylor's childhood and his early calling to missions. He then describes his experiences in China, including the challenges and triumphs of working in a foreign land. Taylor also shares his thoughts on the importance of prayer, faith, and self-sacrifice in missions. A Retrospect is a fascinating and inspiring book that offers a unique glimpse into the life and work of one of the greatest missionaries of all time. It is a must-read for anyone interested in missions or Christian history.

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English

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English

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1894

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James Hudson Taylor was a British Protestant Christian missionary to China and founder of the China Inland Mission (CIM, now OMF International). Taylor spent 51 years in China. The society that he beg...

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