Heroes of the Faith


Heroes of the Faith | Mar. 18 2020

Heroes of the Faith — Lettie Burd Cowman

March marks 150th anniversary of birth of ‘Streams in the Desert’ author By Joanne Sloan Lettie Burd Cowman (1870–1960), an American writer... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Feb. 20 2020

Heroes of the Faith — Daniel Coker

2020 marks 200th anniversary of missionary’s trip to Sierra Leone By Joanne Sloan Daniel Coker (1780–1846) was an African American who helped... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Jan. 15 2020

Heroes of the Faith — John Albert Broadus

2020 marks 125th anniversary of death of distinguished Baptist leader By Joanne Sloan John Albert Broadus (1827–1895) was a distinguished Baptist... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Dec. 18 2019

Heroes of the Faith — Christina Rossetti

2019 marks 125th anniversary of poet, hymnist’s death By Joanne Sloan Christina Rossetti (1830–1894), a famous Victorian poet, wrote the... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Nov. 13 2019

Heroes of the Faith — Richard Bancroft

2019 marks 475th anniversary of birth of Archbishop Bancroft By Joanne Sloan Richard Bancroft (1544–1610) was Archbishop of Canterbury from... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Sep. 19 2019

Heroes of the Faith — John Scudder

2019 marks 200th anniversary of first medical mission in Asia John Scudder (1793–1855) founded the first Western medical mission in Asia in... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Aug. 21 2019

Heroes of the Faith — Edmund Grindal

2019 marks 500th anniversary of founder of St. Bees School By Joanne Sloan Edmund Grindal (1519–1583) was an English Protestant who held the... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Jul. 24 2019

Heroes of the Faith — Julia Ward Howe

2019 marks 200th anniversary of birth of ‘Battle Hymn’ writer Glory! Glory! Hallelujah! / Glory! Glory! Hallelujah! / Glory! Glory! Hallelujah!... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Jul. 10 2019

Heroes of the Faith — William Tyndale

Tyndale was first person to translate New Testament into English By Joanne Sloan William Tyndale (1494–1536), a leading figure in the Protestant... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | May. 15 2019

Heroes of the Faith — Julia Harriet Johnston

2019 marks 100th anniversary of death of ‘Grace Greater Than Our Sin’ writer By Joanne Sloan Julia Harriet Johnston (1849–1919) was a Presbyterian... [READ MORE]

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