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Orr, J. Edwin, 1912-


Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 176 Records of the National Prayer Congress

Identifier: CN 176
Scope and Contents Audio tapes of 30 addresses given at the National Prayer Congress held in October 1976 in Dallas, Texas. Tapes were prepared as part of a series for radio broadcast. Topics cover both theoretical and practical aspects of prayer, including its role in evangelism, national revival, biblical teaching, and impact on the family. Speakers included Harold L. Fickett, Paul Toms, Rex Humbard, Jack McAlister, W.A. Criswell, Cliff Barrows and Billy Graham, William Richardson, Bruce Cook, James Kennedy,...
Dates: Created: 1976

Collection 286 Oral History Interview with Marilyn J. Suttie

Identifier: CN 286
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Marilyn Joy Suttie in which she describes her work as a missionary in Cameroon with the United Presbyterian Ecumenical Mission. Topics discussed include: Suttie's childhood in China, education at Wheaton College, and short-term missionary work, mainly teaching missionary children in Cameroon. Also includes information on the Cameroon church, polygamy, Muslims in Cameroon, and medical care, and other political, social, and religious issues in Africa. The time...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 459 Records of Fellowship Foundation

Identifier: CN 459
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes of meetings, reference files, clippings, newsletters and other material related to the work of the Foundation (also known as International Christian leadership) which involved developing small group prayer fellowships, especially among government, business and academic leaders.There is a great deal of information on the United States and other countries.  Also documented is the group's involvement in various community development, patriotic, and...
Dates: Created: 1937-1988, n.d.

Collection 476 Oral History Interview with Trent Sheppard

Identifier: CN 476
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Trent Sheppard in which he discusses the influence of his parents and the International Prayer Ministry, the development of his own Christian faith, the influence on him of Loren Cunningham, Corrie ten Boom, and J. Edwin Orr, among others; the purpose and methods of Youth with a Mission (YWAM); his activities in England with The Fellowship, a Christian community; and his hopes for a worldwide Christian renewal movement among young people. The time period covered...
Dates: Created: 2002

Collection 517 Papers of Armin R. Gesswein

Identifier: CN 517
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews and photographs relating to the ministry of Armin R. Gesswein in which he discusses his childhood as the son of a Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod pastor, the characteristics of that denomination, his education, his conversion, the influence of Paul Rader upon him, his work at Concordia Seminary, his work with Walter Maier, his first pastorate and first experience of revival, his involvement in revival in Norway 1937-1938, friendship with Billy Graham, Charles Fuller,...
Dates: Created: 1995-1997

Collection 563 Papers of Robert Coleman

Identifier: CN 563
Scope and Contents Correspondence, manuscripts, oral history interviews, class lecture notes, meeting files and other materials relating to Coleman's ministry as an evangelist, scholar and church leader. Besides Coleman's own life and ministry, the collection contains voluminous material on the theology of evangelism and Christian discipleship, American 20th century Evangelicalism; the growth of Christianity in Africa, Asia and Latin America in the 20th and 21st centuries, particularly in regard to the...
Dates: 1936-2010

Collection 727 Papers of the Vereide Family

Identifier: CN 727
Scope and Contents Papers of the Vereide family relating to the work of International Christian Leadership (ICL, later known as the Fellowship Foundation), mainly the efforts of Abraham Vereide and his daughter Alicia Davison. The collection reflects the activities ICL and its associated group International Council for Christian Leadership (ICCL) in fostering prayer groups, leadership seminars, and informal contacts involving government officials, business people, and civic leaders to promote spiritual unity...
Dates: 1945-2014, undated; Majority of material found in 1953-1985

Evangelical leaders audio tapes.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2011-051
Dates: 1958

J. Edwin Orr letters.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 1986-124
Dates: 1933-1938

Mel Lorentzen resource audio tapes.

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2005-065
Dates: 1976-1987

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Collection 7
Unprocessed Material 3
Evangelistic work. 4
Christian leadership. 3
Conversion -- Personal narratives. 3
Conversion. 3
Evangelicalism -- Europe. 3
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Evangelicalism -- United States. 3
Evangelicalism. 3
Prayer groups. 3
Prayer. 3
Preaching. 3
Women -- Religious life. 3
Anti-communist movements -- United States. 2
Belief and doubt. 2
Bible -- Devotional use. 2
Businessmen -- Religious life. 2
Christianity and culture -- United States. 2
Christianity and politics. 2
Church and state. 2
Evangelicalism -- Africa. 2
Evangelicalism -- Asia. 2
Evangelicalism -- Oceania. 2
Evangelicalism -- South America. 2
Evangelistic sermons. 2
Evangelistic work -- Nepal. 2
Faith. 2
Indians of North America. 2
Prayer breakfasts -- United States. 2
Prayer breakfasts. 2
Presbyterians. 2
Revivals. 2
Women 2
Abortion 1
Abortion -- Religious aspects. 1
African American clergy. 1
Anti-communist movements. 1
Armstrong, Ben -- Sermons. 1
Athletes 1
Athletes -- United States 1
Athletes -- United States -- Religious life. 1
Bell, B. Clayton. -- Sermons. 1
Bible -- Evidences, authority, etc. 1
Bible -- Homiletical use. 1
Bible -- Study and teaching. 1
Bible. 1
Boone, Pat -- Sermons. 1
Bright, Bill -- Sermons. 1
Bright, Vonette Z. -- Sermons. 1
Bulu (African people) 1
Businessmen -- Religious life -- United States. 1
Businessmen. 1
Cameroon. 1
Cameroon. -- Politics and government. 1
Catholic Church. 1
Catholic Church. -- United States. 1
Chaplains, Military -- United States. 1
Children of missionaries. 1
China -- History -- Civil War, 1945-1949. 1
China -- History. 1
Christian education of adults. 1
Christian giving. 1
Christian leadership -- United States. 1
Christian life. 1
Christianity and culture. 1
Christianity and justice. 1
Church and social problems -- United States. 1
Church and social problems. 1
Church and state -- Cameroon. 1
Church and state -- United States. 1
Church work with military personnel -- United States. 1
Church work with students. 1
Church work with women. 1
Cities and towns. 1
Civil religion -- United States. 1
Cold War. 1
College students -- United States 1
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 1
College students. 1
Colson, Charles W. -- Sermons. 1
Communism -- China. 1
Communism and Christianity. 1
Communism. 1
Conversion -- Christianity. 1
Conversion -- Sermons. 1
Counseling. 1
Criswell, W. A. -- Sermons. 1
Dead Sea scrolls. 1
Devotional literature. 1
Ecumenical movement. 1
Education 1
Education -- Cameroon. 1
Eshelman, Paul -- Sermons. 1
Evangelicalism -- Australia. 1
Evangelicalism -- Caribbean Area. 1
Evangelicalism -- Congresses. 1
Evangelicalism -- Germany. 1
Evangelicalism -- Great Britain. 1
Evangelicalism -- India. 1
Evangelicalism -- Korea. 1
Evangelicalism -- Latin America. 1
Evangelicalism -- New Zealand. 1
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