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Evangelisation & personal contact
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Evangelisation is measured by assessing whether individuals have had an adequate opportunity to hear the Christian message and to respond to it, whether they respond positively or negatively. This is estimated in the first table by analysing evangelistic ministries at work in countries and peoples. The most notable change in evangelisation over the past 120 years is in Africa. In 1900 Middle Africa (14.2%) and Western Africa (14.2%) were the …

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“Evangelisation & personal contact”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 05 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2020

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