Heroes of the Faith


Author and Alabama Baptist Joanne Sloan researches and writes about famous Christians from previous centuries.


November 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]

September 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]

August 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]

July 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]

July 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]

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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