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by / on March 17, 2011 at 12:43 am / in The Protestant Missions

The Visit of George Müller to Japan in 1887!

The year 1887 saw the opening of two forms of philanthropic work — the Nurses Training School in Kyoto, and the Orphan Asylum in Okayama. The former was established through the efforts of J. C. Berry, M.D., and from the first won the good will of the Japanese people. Its graduates were not only in demand for private nursing, but […]

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by / on September 28, 2010 at 4:07 pm / in The Protestant Missions

The year 1873, was a turning-point in the history of Christianity in Japan.

The year 1873, was a turning-point in the history of Christianity in Japan. The attitude of the Government suddenly changed. A few newspapers had been established, and in one of these that was published in Kobe there appeared, in April, an article written by a young man who was then a student in America, and who at a later date […]

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