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Fitchett, William Henry

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Aug 9, 1841, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England – May 26, 1928, Kew, Victoria, Australia) migrated to Geelong, Australia, in 1849. The limited education which Fitchett had received as a child, he supplemented by wide reading and so worked his way into the Methodist ministry (Methodists) in 1866 and took his B.A. at the University of Melbourne in 1872. Fitchett was the first president of the prestigious Methodist Ladies College, Kew (1882) and president of the Wesleyan Methodist Conf…

Mowll, Howard West Kilvinton

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Feb 2, 1890, Dover – Oct 24, 1958, Sydney), Anglican missionary and bishop. After studies at King's College, Cambridge, he was ordained deacon for colonial service in 1913; he served as deacon at Wycliffe College, Toronto, until 1922, when he became assistant bishop of West China. In 1933 he was elected archbishop of Sydney, where his opposition to liberal modernism made him very popular. He succeeded in raising Moore Theological College under Thomas Chatterton Hammond to the lev…

Johnson, Richard

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (c. 1753 Welton, Yorkshire, England – Mar 13, 1827, London). First chaplain to the ¶ British colony of New South Wales, Johnson was a product of the evangelical revival and influenced by leading evangelicals such as the Milners, W. Wilberforce, and J. Newton. Primitive conditions, state interference, convict opposition, and his own melancholic character restrained the influence of his somewhat prosaic and unimaginative evangelical preaching. He served without assistance until S. Marsden arrived …

McGowan, Robert John Henry

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Aug 25, 1870, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia – Jan 14, 1953, Ashfield, New South Wales, Australia), Presbyterian minister. Educated at Ormond College in Melbourne and ordained in 1899, McGowan was influenced by the revival movement initiated by John MacNeil and Reuben Torrey. During his pastorate in Ashfield (1907–1949) McGowan built up the congregation there to become the largest in the Presbyterian Church in New South Wales and became a principal activist in the support of missi…

Kitchen, John James

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Apr 16, 1866, Melbourne – Jun 24, 1952, Kew, Victoria) was a leading Australian doctor and promoter of the faith missions of the Plymouth Brethren. Kitchen followed his father in support of the China Inland Mission (Australia) as treasurer, then as secretary, and home director. He was fundamental in founding the Melbourne Bible Institute (now Bible College of Victoria), the Upwey Convention, the Prayer Union for Israel, the Poona and India Village Mission, and the United Missiona…

Paton, John Gibson

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (May 24, 1824, Kirkmahoe, Scotland – Jan 28, 1907, Canterbury, Victoria, Australia), teacher and city missionary in Glasgow. After studying at Glasgow University and at Reformed Presbyterian Divinity Hall, Paisley, he was sent in 1857 as one of two missionaries to the New Hebrides (today Vanuatu). He answered his 1862 expulsion from Port Resolution, Tanna, with an international publicity campaign in support of the South Sea Mission. Particularly successful in Australia, he became …

Polding, John Bede

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Oct 18, 1794, Liverpool, UK – Mar 16, 1877, Sydney, Australia), foundation Catholic bishop and the first archbishop of Sydney. Educated at Acton Burnell near Shrewsbury, he took Benedictine orders and was selected as vicar apostolic of Madras, India. In 1834 Polding was consecrated to the newly established vicariate of New South Wales, which then covered the entire continent of Australia. When Polding arrived in Sydney the next year, the Catholic church had a workforce of only fo…

Lancaster, Sarah Jane

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Jun 3, 1858, Williamstown, Victoria, Australia – Mar 6, 1934, Melbourne) was a Pentecostal evangelist. Lancaster was initially a school ¶ teacher and Methodist, influenced by international holiness literature, particularly reports of the Sunderland revival (1907). Lancaster experienced baptism in the Holy Spirit and healings in 1908, and in 1909 she established the Good News Hall (GNH), Australia's first permanent Pentecostal congregation. Pentecostal leaders (Pentecostalism) such as William Sloan, W…

Broughton, William Grant

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (baptized in Nov 1768, Chatham, Kent, England – Feb 20, 1853, London), founding bishop of the Anglican High Church in Australia. Broughton came to Australia in 1828 and established the Church despite the secular character of the colony, materialism, enormous distances, and a shortage of clergy and resources. He founded Anglican schools, supported the establishment of new dioceses, and created the structure of the Australian Anglican Church. Mark Hutchinson Bibliography K.J. Cable, Australian Dictionary of Biography, 1966, 158–164 A.G.L. Shaw, Patriarch and Pa…

Deck, John Northcote, and Norman Cathcart

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] John Northcote (Mar 12, 1875, London – May 10, 1957, Toronto) and Norman Cathcart (1882 – Aug 31, 1980) were brothers from a large missionary family belonging to the Bohemian and Moravian Brethren, which contributed significantly to the South Seas Evangelical Mission (also known as the Deck Mission) and the evangelization of the Pacific. N…

Morling, George Henry

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Nov 21, 1891, Sydney, Australia – Apr 8, 1974, Sydney), Baptist theologian. Educated at Sydney University, Morling taught at the Victorian Baptist College from 1915 and was among the first intake to transfer in to the newly opened New South Wales Baptist College. After two brief pastorates, he replaced Alexander Gordon as principal in 1922, a position he kept until 1960 (“Principal Morling”). He also taught in church history at his alma mater. By maintaining a balanced, non-confr…

Guinness, Howard Wyndham

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Nov 22, 1903, London – Jul 28, 1979, Wentworth Falls, New South Wales, Australia) came from a family of noted Irish Brethren evangelists (Plymouth Brethren). Guinness trained in medicine, but never practiced, spending his life rather in missions to school children and university students around the world. He was a co-founder of the London Inter-Faculty Christian Union (LIFCU) and InterVarsity Fellowship (IVF). Sent to Canada in 1928, he worked among the remnants of the Student Vo…

Knox, David Broughton

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Dec 26, 1916, Adelaide – Jan 14, 1994, Sydney) was an Anglican theological educator. An Oxford D.Phil established his expertise in Reformation historical theology and prepared him to return to Moore Theological College (MTC) as vice-principal (1954) and later principal (from the end of 1958). A strong proponent of preaching from the text, he shaped generations of Sydney Anglican clergy and, as virtual editor of the Anglican Church Record in the 1950s and 1960s, he shaped diocesan lay opinion in such a way as to deeply entrench neo-Reformed Biblic…

Borneo Evangelical Mission

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] Founded in 1928, the Borneo Evangelical Mission became one of Australia's most important indigenous faith missions. Influenced by J.H. Taylor and the China Inland Mission, Borneo Evangelical Mission was foundational for the creation of the national Evangelical Church of Borneo and the evangelization of large parts of the country (Indonesia: I, 1). By the late 1970s it was widening its operations from Borneo into Asia. Mark Hutchinson Bibliography D. Paproth, Failure is not Final, 1997 D. Shearer & M. Tigan, “Australians and the Indigenous …

Draper, Daniel James

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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[German Version] (Aug 28, 1810, Wickham, England – Jan 11, 1866), Wesleyan Methodist minister. A carpenter by trade, in 1830 he joined a Methodist chapel, became a lay preacher, and, upon a call to Australia, proceeded to ordination in Southwark Chapel (1835). He worked first in Parramatta (1836), before moving to Bathurst (1840), Sydney (1842), Adelaide (1846) and finally in 1855 became Chairman of the Victoria District. He helped found Wesley College in Melbourne ¶ and served (1859) as president of the Australian Wesleyan Methodist Conference.…


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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[English Version] Nash, Clifford Harris (16.12.1866 London – 27.9.1958 Melbourne), anglik. Geistlicher und evangelikale Führergestalt. Nach Ausbildung an der Oundle School und der Universität Cambridge wurde N. durch die Schule B.F. Westcotts, Handley Carr Glynn Moule u.a. zu einem konservativen Evangelikalismus der Mitte hin beeinflußt. Zu seinen Tätigkeiten gehörten Lehre und Predigt in: Musselburgh; Huddersfield, Yorkshire; seit 1897 Sydney (u.a. Church Hill, Redfern); Melbourne (St. Columb's, Ha…


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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[English Version] Perry, Charles (1807 London – 2.12.1891 Cambridge), anglik. Gründungsbischof von Melbourne; Studium in Cambridge, Ordination 1836. Auf Anraten des Sekretärs der Church Missionary Society, H. Venn, wurde P. am 29.6.1847 zum Bf. von Melbourne ernannt und erreichte seinen Amtssitz (43 000 Einwohner) am 23.1.1848. Die Phasen des Goldrausches machten Melbourne damals zum finanziellen Zentrum Australiens. P. teilte die Ansicht G.C. Gorhams über die Tauferneuerung im Gegensatz zur hochki…


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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[English Version] Paton, John Gibson (24.5.1824 Kirkmahoe, Schottland – 28.1.1907 Canterbury, Victoria, Australien), Missionar der Presbyterianer, Politiker und Sozialreformer. Zunächst Lehrer und Stadtmissionar in Glasgow, wurde P. nach Ausbildung an der Universität Glasgow und der Reformed Presbyterian Divinity Hall, Paisley, 1858 Missionar auf den Neuen Hebriden (heute Vanuatu). Seine Vertreibung aus Port Resolution, Tanna, durch die lokale Bevölkerung beantwortete P. 1862 mit einer international…


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Author(s): Hutchinson, Mark
[English Version] Polding, John Bede (18.10.1794 Liverpool – 16.3.1877 Sydney), kath. Gründungsbischof und erster Erzbf. von Sydney. Ausbildung in Acton Burnell bei Shrewsbury, Eintritt in den Benediktinerorden, Apostolischer Vikar von Madras, Indien. 1834 erhielt P. das neugegründete Vikariat von New South Wales, das zu dieser Zeit den gesamten australischen Kontinent (Australien) umfaßte. Als P. im Jahr darauf in Sydney ankam, bestand das geistl. Personal der dortigen kath. Kirche lediglich aus vi…
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