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Mission
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Global Christianity would not exist without Christian mission. Since the earliest centuries, Christians of all traditions have shared Christianity with peoples near and far. While crossing cultural and linguistic barriers has been a defining feature of Christian mission, this has been done under the banner of a great variety of activiti…

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“Mission”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 29 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_0107>
First published online: 2020



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