Sentence Examples

  • Commissioned him to evangelize Germany and to counteract the influence of the Irish monks there.
  • He was zealous also in the cause of foreign missions, and in a sermon preached at the opening of the new century he urged that a supreme obligation rested upon Britain at this epoch in the world's history to seek to evangelize all nations.
  • He warmly supported the Catholic missionary bishop of Holland, Rovenius, in his contests with the Jesuits, who were trying to evangelize that country without regard to the bishop's wishes.
  • Smith, Short History of Christian Missions, pp. '16-118; Gustavus Vasa in 1559 made an effort to educate and evangelize the Lapps.
  • - The earliest attempt to evangelize the aborigines of Australia by a separate mission was that of the Church Missionary Society in 1825.