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Alexander Duff, pioneer of missionary education

William Paton

Alexander Duff, pioneer of missionary education

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Published by George H. Doran company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Duff, Alexander, -- 1806-1878

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    ContributionsUnited Council for Missionary Education.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV3269.D8 P3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16621838M
    LC Control Number23011370

    Alexander Duff In connection with educational missions, certain questions of policy arise which from time to time have occasioned considerable discussion and difference of opinion. Sir," said the captain, "it's not in my dictionary, or in the dictionary of any naval officer. The chaplains appointed by the Company did little or nothing to redeem the situation. He remained within the fold of Hinduism and he wanted to reform it from within. He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge. Several sermons and pamphlets.

    Rogers told Felix to ingratiate himself with the Maywoon, or Governor, of the place. By Arthur T. Noonkester Majumdar, A. Another Edition. At the outset, he was exceedingly fortunate in obtaining the countenance and active assistance of a distinguished man, by name Raja Rammohun Roy, the most enlightened Hindu of his time.

    Each outline also includes scripture texts and questions for reflection assigned to be studied alongside the narrative. The school soon began to expand into a missionary college, known as the General Assembly's Institution. Of these, 17 high schools and 2 colleges were run by the missionaries of various organizations such as the American Presbyterian Church, Church Missionary Society, Society for Propagation of the Gospel and Mission of Scotland. Ann of Ava.


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Alexander Duff, pioneer of missionary education by William Paton Download PDF Ebook

The Government supported Sanskrit College taught English and western science, besides classical literature. As far as Rev. Society approached the Government for financial aid.

Mission in India[ edit ] After an adventurous voyage during which he was twice shipwrecked, Duff arrived in Calcutta on 27 May Richardson also taught Pioneer of missionary education book in the school later.

A passionate advocate of reform he banished corporal punishments for girls, striving to Christianise education through humane methods of teaching.

According to him salvation of Alexander Duff depended on what the West and particularly the Bible gave her. But, after carefully examining the situation, Duff decided that the best way to carry out the instructions would be to.

Hare himself provided the site of the proposed building. William Carey and the Regeneration of India. He arrived in Calcutta inafter two shipwrecks. It is not necessary to enter here upon the Disruption controversy which rent the Church of Scotland in twain. Some of these views have recently been advanced with great force and persuasiveness by Bishop Whitehead in his book, Indian Problems.

Seminary Archives This was the oldest, the largest, and the most respectable independent native school in Bengal. Inthe Calcutta School Society came into existence with the object of establishing both English and Vernacular schools all over the Presidency of Bengal.

As a memorial of his work, the Duff Hall was erected in the centre of the educational buildings of Calcutta. His name is commemorated in the Wilson College, which he founded and built up.

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During the period — 33 education under official enterprise did not make much Alexander Duff. The testimony of the first convert may be quoted as typical : "A twelvemonth ago I was an atheist, and what am I now?

He went rapidly from one class to another, keeping them all in exercise, so that he never sat down, though this involved from five to six hours daily in that hot trying climate. The construction of the building was completed in Yet only the Episcopalians remained beyond his pioneer of missionary education book with their broad brush Quarterly publications.

When the British pioneer of missionary education book the rule of 'Akbar's successors, they did not at once introduce the English language, and by this omission they allowed the spell of the genius of the Mohammedan dynasty to be an impressive power in India.

His first absence was largely caused by ill health. Uptothe Society founded vernacular schools with a total strength of 3, children. All rights reserved. Soon they meet an ox pulling a native cart, whereupon they show off the English they have learnt by shouting in glee O-X—OX.

At this time of uncertainty and turmoil the Oriental Seminary of Gourmohun appeared with an alternative environment and reassured the Hindu parents of the best English education in his school. Raja Rammohan was also a great social reformer.

Instead of initiating a mass conversion to Christianity he may have instead provided another catalyst for Hindu reform movements.

Duff's methods were widely imitated and his cumulative twenty-five years in the subcontinent were largely characterized by the establishment of western-style educational institutions warmly received by Ram Mohan Roy.Oct 14,  · Most of the time when I find an online list of quality missionary quotes, there’s not enough!

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The original purpose which Dr Inglis, who really drafted the scheme, had in view was instruction through Bengalee, although if was intended that English should also be taught.