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Mission Conferences, German
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[German Version]

(properly Deutsche Evangelische Missionskonferenzen; analogous institutions in Catholicism or outside Germany are not in evidence) does not refer to events devoted to mission, but to the organized regional association of pastors, later also of church laity, for the primary purpose of the scholarly/theological support of missionary concerns within the Protestant regional churches. Founded in 1879 by G. Warneck in Halle, such groups arose gradually throughout Germany and united in 1…

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Grundmann, Christoffer H., “Mission Conferences, German”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 21 August 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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