John G. Paton, Missionary To The New Hebrides An Autobiography First Part

By: John Gibson Paton
Published By: Double9 Books
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"John G. Paton, Missionary To The New Hebrides: An Autobiography First Part" by John Gibson Paton is a captivating memoir chronicling the life of a Christian missionary in the South Pacific. As an autobiography, Paton shares his spiritual journey and missionary endeavors in the New Hebrides, offering readers a profound insight into the challenges and triumphs of evangelism in indigenous cultures. Set against the backdrop of colonialism and cultural exchange in the Pacific Islands, Paton's memoir highlights the complexities of religious conversion and humanitarianism amidst diverse communities. Through vivid storytelling, he portrays the spiritual and practical struggles faced by missionaries in their efforts to spread Christianity and alleviate human suffering. Paton's narrative serves as a testament to the resilience of the human spirit and the transformative power of faith in the face of adversity. "John G. Paton, Missionary To The New Hebrides" stands as a timeless account of cultural exchange and spiritual conviction in the South Pacific.

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John Gibson Paton

John Gibson Paton, born in Scotland, was a Protestant missionary to the New Hebrides Islands in the South Pacific. He introduced Christianity and education to the New Hebrides' people. He established little industries for them, such as hat-making. He fiercely opposed "Blackbirding," a form of slavery that entailed kidnapping indigenous and forcing them to work in New Zealand and abroad. Despite his tough and frequently dangerous life and work in the New Hebrides, Paton preached, built a family, and fought to garner missionary support in Scotland. He also worked hard to convince Britain to conquer the New Hebrides. He was a man of strong character and personality. Paton was also an author, and he could communicate his narrative through literature. He is held up as a role model and motivation for missionary activity.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 200pages
  • ISBN-10: 9362769409
  • ISBN-13: 9789362769404
  • Item Weight: 260g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 11.3mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography