Life and journal of the Rev. David Brainerd
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Published by Published by H.S. Baynes, W. Baynes & Son in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Brainerd, David, -- 1718-1747.,
  • Indians of North America -- Missions.,
  • Missionaries -- United States -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Jonathan Edwards....
GenreBiography.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 426 p. ;
Number of Pages426
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18543455M

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David Brainerd (Ap – October 9, ) was an American missionary to the Native Americans who had a particularly fruitful ministry among the Delaware Indians of New his short life he was beset by many difficulties. As a result, his biography has become a source of inspiration and encouragement to many Christians. Memoirs of Rev. David Brainerd, missionary to the Indians of North America is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other genres. The Life and Diary of David Brainerd by David Brainerd Book Resume: This compilation, taken from Jonathan Edwards's edited versions of David Brainerd's Diary and Journal, offers a highly readable account of the life and labors of David Brainerd, an early American missionary to the American Indians in New York, New Jersey, and eastern Pennsylvania.   David Brainerd dedicated much of his short life to preaching the gospel to Native American peoples. Josiah Pratt's biography uses Brainerd's own journal and letters to examine the character of an extraordinary man and expose the discrepancy between Brainerd's self-lacerating writings and the exceptional fortitude made evident by his deeds.