by / on October 17, 2011 at 12:46 am / in The Protestant Missions

The “Weeping Prophets” of Emmanuel Mura in Hokkaido!

The Hokkaido was being gradually occupied by settlers moving thither from the main island. In some cases, companies of Christians united in founding colonies. Rev. W. R. Andrews, of the Church Missionary Society, in 1898 thus described the condition of one of these villages whose very name showed the faith of its settlers: “Emmanuel Mura is a settlement where there […]

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