25 relations: American Tract Society, Beilby Porteus, British and Foreign Bible Society, Christianity, Clapham Sect, David Bogue, Ebenezer Henderson, Evangelicalism, George Mogridge (Old Humphrey), Joseph Hardcastle (1752–1819), London Missionary Society, Miss Clack, Paternoster Row, Robert Hawker, Robert Young (biblical scholar), Rosa Nouchette Carey, Schaff–Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge, Shute Barrington, The Boy's Own Paper, The Girl's Own Paper, The Leisure Hour, The Lutterworth Press, Timeline of Christian missions, Tract (literature), Young's Analytical Concordance to the Bible.
The American Tract Society (ATS) is a nonprofit, nonsectarian but evangelical organization founded on May 11, 1825 in New York City for the purpose of publishing and disseminating Christian literature.
Beilby Porteus (or Porteous; 8 May 1731 – 13 May 1809), successively Bishop of Chester and of London, was a Church of England reformer and a leading abolitionist in England.
The British and Foreign Bible Society, often known in England and Wales as simply the Bible Society, is a non-denominational Christian Bible society with charity status whose purpose is to make the Bible available throughout the world.
ChristianityFrom Ancient Greek Χριστός Khristós (Latinized as Christus), translating Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ, Māšîăḥ, meaning "the anointed one", with the Latin suffixes -ian and -itas.
The Clapham Sect or Clapham Saints were a group of Church of England social reformers based in Clapham, London, at the beginning of the 19th century (active 1780s–1840s).
David Bogue (18 February 175025 October 1825) was a British nonconformist leader.
Ebenezer Henderson (17 November 1784 – 17 May 1858) was a Scottish minister and missionary.
Evangelicalism, evangelical Christianity, or evangelical Protestantism, is a worldwide, crossdenominational movement within Protestant Christianity which maintains the belief that the essence of the Gospel consists of the doctrine of salvation by grace through faith in Jesus Christ's atonement.
George Mogridge ("Old Humphrey") (17 February 1787 – 2 November 1854) was a prolific 19th century writer, poet and author of children's books and religious tracts.
Joseph Hardcastle (1752–1819) was an English merchant.
The London Missionary Society was a missionary society formed in England in 1795 by evangelical Anglicans and various nonconformists.
Miss Clack (Drusilla) is a character, and part-narrator, in Wilkie Collins' 1868 novel The Moonstone.
Paternoster Row was a street in the City of London that is supposed to have received its name from the fact that, when the monks and clergy of St Paul's Cathedral would go in procession chanting the great litany, they would recite the Lord's Prayer (Pater Noster being its opening line in Latin) in the litany along this part of the route.
Robert Hawker (1753–1827) was an Anglican priest in Devon vicar of Charles Church, Plymouth.
Robert Young, LL.D., F.E.S.L. (10 September 1822 – 14 October 1888) was a Scottish publisher who was self-taught and proficient in various oriental languages.
Rosa Nouchette Carey (27 September 1840 – 9 July 1909) was an English children's writer and popular novelist, whose works reflected the values of her time and were thought of as wholesome for girls.
The Schaff–Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge is a religious encyclopedia.
Shute Barrington (26 May 173425 March 1826) was an English churchman, Bishop of Llandaff in Wales, as well as Bishop of Salisbury and Bishop of Durham in England.
The Boy's Own Paper was a British story paper aimed at young and teenage boys, published from 1879 to 1967.
The Girl's Own Paper (G.O.P.)was a British story paper catering to girls and young women, published from 1880 until 1956.
The Leisure Hour was a British general-interest periodical of the Victorian era which ran weekly from 1852 to 1905.
The Lutterworth Press, one of the oldest independent British publishing houses, has traded since the late eighteenth century - initially as the Religious Tract Society (RTS).
This timeline of Christian missions chronicles the global expansion of Christianity through a listing of the most significant missionary outreach events.
A tract is a literary work, and in current usage, usually religious in nature.
Young's Analytical Concordance to the Bible is a concordance to the Bible compiled by Robert Young first published in 1879.