Forty-eight of one’s coaches throughout these schools is actually members of new objective church buildings

Forty-eight of one’s coaches throughout these schools is actually members of new objective church buildings

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135 1854.] CEYLON. 135 from inside the laboring to possess along with them. T he common labors of your own missionaries inside the preaching the fresh new gospel on the places of worship, the new bungalows, and you can out-of house-to-house, was went on. Plus the catechists or other local helpers keep their services, frequently seeking proof that the gospel are progressing among the many some one ; that there’s an evergrowing belief of facts off Christianity, and an increasing religion that it will sooner or later prevail on land. Mr. Hastings, once having been absent on the career 2 years, wrote the following: step 1 believe I can discover specific progress since i have left. Nothing is in the form of preaching new gospel, all over, from the province ; along with of several cities around be seemingly form of encouragements so you can prosecute work. For the March history, Mr. Hastings reported 93 pupils on the Batticotta seminary. Just ten were people in the latest church, a smaller sized number than simply had been stated for a long time. Religious training is offered every day to each and every group; and most of one’s youngsters appear to have brilliant examine s out of Christianity. T h ey are usually studious and you may regular within their deportment; many are ready to recognize the fresh states of your gospel upon all of them personally; and very couple manifest one discover opposition into the insights. Bui upbeat sales is actually pair. Six indigenous instructors are used. Speaking of all members of the latest chapel ; as they are in lot of respects well-qualified for their route, and provide essential assistance towards missionary. From the feminine boarding university from the Oodooville discover 85 children. Just how many users published by the mission press at the Manepy inside the 1853 was just step 1,595,eight hundred, lower than for prior seasons. The very first functions awarded was basically, Bunyan s Pilgrim*s Progress, interpreted from the Mr. Spaulding, step 1,500 copies, and a-work on Anatomy and Anatomy, interpreted because of the Dr. Greene, step 1,000 copies. Several religious tracts of of one or two to help you fifty-one or two profiles was in fact written in editions off off step 3,000 so you can nearly 7,000 duplicates. Over 15,000 quantities was basically likely. The average yearly amount of print, from inside the 20 years your drive has been in procedure, features exceeded 8,000,000 out of pages, (the complete matter being 167,978,598,) almost you to-third from which was profiles of one’s word of Jesus. The conventional print of the Morning Celebrity now furnishes big functions. Thirty-seven individuals work in contact with brand new drive and bindery, off just who seventeen is actually mem-

You can find said, in all, 83 vernacular and you may English universities, which have cuatro,028 pupils, away from who 2,825 was guys, and you can step 1,203 women

137 1854.] CANTON. 137 bers of the church. The fresh every day spiritual meeting in their account might have been went on; or other jobs due to their religious an effective are not forgotten. Within dispensary, in proper care of Dr. Greene, 1,173 persons acquired interest into the half a year finish Oct step one, The college was held nearly completely because of the J. H. Evarts, assisted because of the around three older scientific students. The latest junior class of four had been recently prosecuting the education underneath the proper care of Evarts, Dr. Greene s individual date having been really occupied regarding the thinking away from a tiny scientific work, along with planning patients abroad. In the early section of 1854, brand new cholera was prevailing having higher seriousness during the Manepy. Nine members of the newest chapel at this route, half dozen off whom was indeed students of purpose seminaries, got fell subjects into disease prior to March step 1, and certain heathen. New schools was indeed split up; additionally the teachers was indeed going to from house to house, offering drug, and you can administering comfort. China. CANTON Purpose. C a n t o letter. Daniel Vrooman, Missionary; Samuel W. Bonney, Signed up Preacher; S. Wells Williams, LL. D., Printer; Mrs. Sarah W. Williams, Mrs. Mary Grams. Brewster. Within country. Dyer Ball, Meters. D., Missionary; Mrs. Isabella Baseball. step 1 station. 2 missionaries one to a health care provider. dos male and you will step three feminine secretary missionaries. Towards the seventeenth away from June, Mrs. Vrooman signed their own earthly labors, silent in the count on you to definitely Jesus been able to save yourself them for the utmost that come unto Jesus because of the him. Mr. Bridgman, with commenced an alternative mission in the Shanghai, no longer is advertised in connection with this objective. Dr. Baseball has been required because of the state out-of their health so you’re able to visited the us. The guy sailed out of Canton which have Mrs. Ball late from inside the February, and you can arrived at New york towards the 9th of June past. The fresh indigenous assistant, Laisun, provides left the service of your own objective, trying a situation away from big pecuniary profit, and you will joined good mercantile household from the Shanghai while the clerk, where, Mr. Williams states, their Religious reputation w unwell endure a severe demonstration; and is dreaded one to his determine once and for all would-be forgotten. Others secretary, T ien Tsai, are removed because of the dying inside the September out-of

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