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Christians Supporting Community Organizing

 Collection
Identifier: SC-200
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/21/2015

Collection 085 Papers of William H. Wrighton

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Identifier: CN 085
Scope and Contents Sermons, clippings, articles, manuscripts, notebooks, personal records, correspondence and miscellaneous items relating to the William Wrighton's career as a pastor, professor, writer. Also in this collection are photographs of Wrighton and his family and friends.
Dates: Created: 1903-1963

Collection 095 Ephemera of William B. Riley

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Identifier: CN 095
Scope and Contents Films, including a home movie, microfilm of scrapbooks, notebooks, clippings, and sermons of William Bell Riley, noted Fundamentalist, Baptist minister, theologian,and founder and president of of Northwestern Bible School in Minnesota.
Dates: Created: 1903-1945

Collection 116 Oral History Interviews with Helen Elliott

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Identifier: CN 116
Scope and Contents Oral History interviews conducted with Helen Ruth Belcher Elliot (1927-2012), missionary with Wycliffe Bible Translators to the Ixil Indian tribe in Guatemala. Topics include Wheaton College during the 1940s, field experiences, Guatemalan culture and religion, and family activities. Topics covered in the interview include:  Elliott's childhood, marriage and early family life, education at Wheaton College (including courses, academic and social life), decision to become a missionary with...
Dates: Created: 1980

Collection 177 Papers of Zoe Anne Alford

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Identifier: CN 177
Scope and Contents This collection contains curriculum materials and lecture notes, manuscripts of messages, correspondence, prayer letters, financial records, clippings, maps, promotional materials, minutes, photographs, newsletters, oral history interview, documenting Zoe Anne Alford's work in India and among Navajo Indians in New Mexico. The collection provides a broad overview of her education, preparation and missionary career, extending from her grammar school education into her retirement. It provides an...
Dates: Created: 1925-1983

Collection 231 Papers of Ian and Helen Anderson

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Identifier: CN 231
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, articles, clippings, manuscripts, photographs, photo albums, songbooks, lecture and sermon notes, maps, audio tapes, etc. related to the Ian and Helen Anderson's mission work with the Overseas Missionary Fellowship. The materials document their careers in China until 1951, in Taiwan until 1956, and in the Philippines until 1971, and again in Taiwan until 1974. Materials also reflect their work as regional representatives for OMF following their retirement in 1974....
Dates: Created: 1928-1995

Collection 247 Oral History Interview with Louis E. Knowlton

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Identifier: CN 247
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Louis E. Knowlton in which he discusses his career in evangelistic work and radio technology in Brazil for the Brazilian Evangelistic Association, Inc. Topics discussed include Knowlton's early life, education, service as an Army chaplain's assistant, decision to go into technological ministry, work at WMBI and in Brazil, efforts as a street evangelist and beginnings of music studio, Brazilian churches, church-state relations, ethnic groups and cults, the use of...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 263 Oral History Interview with Margaret Carlson

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Identifier: CN 263
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Margaret Johanna (Larson) Carlson in which she describes growing up in Ecuador as the child of missionaries, her education at Westmont and Wheaton Colleges, her nursing experience, and her missionary service with her husband at the Christian and Missionary Alliance Seminary in Hong Kong. Other topics discussed include: the founding of a HCJB radio station by her father, Reuben Larson, and her involvement in Wheaton College's HNGR Program. Individuals described...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 290 Oral History Interview with Merle A. Steely

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Identifier: CN 290
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Merle Ashel Steely, who worked as a missionary with Sudan Interior Mission between 1951 and 1977 in Liberia and Nigeria. Topic discussed include: Steely's conversion while in military service, education and employment at Wheaton College (including the 1950 revival there), his missionary work in Liberia at radio station ELWA and with Sudan Interior Mission in Nigeria, teaching in mission and government schools, evangelism and church planting, Billy Graham's 1960...
Dates: Created: 1984

Collection 293 Oral History Interview with Melvin D. Suttie

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Identifier: CN 293
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Melvin David Suttie (1912-2006) in which he discusses his childhood, Christian growth, education at Wheaton College and Biblical Seminary in New York and Omaha Presbyterian Seminary, missionary work with China Inland Mission (1940-1950), work among university students, persecution, evangelistic work among the Chinese population and Nationalist troops, his wife Mary's work among women, their children, church and state relations in China, the impact of the...
Dates: Created: 1985

Collection 330 Records of The Moody Church

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Identifier: CN 330
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, scrapbooks, church bulletins, minutes of meetings, and other records documenting the activities of the influential independent Chicago church started by Dwight L. Moody; chiefly from ca. 1910 through 1946.Topics documented include worship services, Sunday school, the weekly activities of the congregation, the governance of the body, and various urban evangelistic outreaches of the church.  Besides the history of the church, the collection also documents such...
Dates: Created: 1864-1987

Collection 331 Papers of Reuben Archer Torrey, III

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Identifier: CN 331
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Reuben Archer Torrey III and a videotape of the Otterbein United Brethren Missionary Convention in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania on April 23, 1986.Audio TapesOral history interview with Reuben Archer Torrey in which he describes his childhood in China as the son of Presbyterian missionaries; his experiences at boarding schools in China and Korea; his grandfather, Dr. R. A. Torrey, Sr.; his work as an Episcopalian parish...
Dates: Created: 1986

Collection 361 Oral History Interviews with C. René Padilla

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Identifier: CN 361
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with René Padilla, in which he discusses his childhood, family, evangelism in Colombia and Ecuador, persecution by Catholics in Colombia, his education at Wheaton College, work among university students with International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES) in Latin America, evangelical theological education and liberation theology, the 1974 Lausanne Congress and covenant, the ministry of his church in Buenos Aires among drug addicts and slum dwellers, and the role...
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 374 Oral History Interviews with Artis Fletcher

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Identifier: CN 374
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Artis Edwards Fletcher in which he discusses his childhood, education, and work as pastor of the Mendenhall Bible Church. Also discussed are John Perkins, Voice of Calvary Ministries, the black church in the United States, and racial conditions in Mississippi. The time period covered by the interviews is 1944-1987.

Artis Fletcher was interviewed in by Paul Ericksen at office at the Mendenhall Bible Church, Mendenhall, MS on June 26, 1987.
Dates: Created: 1987

Collection 390 Papers of Janet Kuhns

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Identifier: CN 390
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews and manuscript, relating to the ministry of Janet Kuhns, missionary among the Dayak people in West Kalimantan, Indonesia under the auspices of the Christian and Missionary Alliance (CM&A).[NOTE: In the Scope and Content description, the notation "Folder 1-1" means box 1, Folder 1.]Series: Audio TapesThree oral history interviews with Janet Kuhns in which she...
Dates: Created: 1987-1988

Collection 395 Oral History Interview with Rafael Maldonado, Jr.

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Identifier: CN 395
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Rafael Maldonado, Jr. in which describes his childhood; conversion; education and training for ministry at Moody Bible Institute and Calvin Theological Seminary; ministry with Chicago’s Hispanic communities; and role as a pastor at Hope Christian Fellowship to the Puerto Rican community in Chicago. Other topics discussed include: completion of the SCUPE program; apprenticeship for Urban Ministry, the Spirit and Truth Fellowship Church under Manuel Ortiz; church's...
Dates: Created: 1988

Collection 397 Papers of Consuella York

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Identifier: CN 397
Scope and Contents Clippings, photographs, cards, sermons, handbooks, oral history interviews and other records mainly relating to Consuella York's ministry as a chaplain at the Cook County Jail, but also describing her childhood growing up on the south side of Chicago, her conversion, religious education, and work as a pastor.The materials in this collection consist of miscellaneous items from Rev. York's life, mostly relating to her prison ministry. They include newspaper and magazine clippings,...
Dates: Created: 1953-1989

Collection 423 Oral History Interviews with Rodrigo Chavarria

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Identifier: CN 423
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Rodrigo Chavarria (1956-2015) in which he discusses his childhood in Costa Rica, his conversion to Christianity; spiritual development; his theological education in Costa Rica and the United States; relations between Protestants and Catholics in Costa Rica; relations between the church and the state; Pentecostalism in Costa Rica; liberation theology; and evangelical institutions in Costa Rica. Other topics include a discussion of Escuela des Estudios Pastorales...
Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 424 Oral History Interviews with Ruth L. Maxwell

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Identifier: CN 424
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Ruth Lillian Maxwell in which she talks about her family background, including her grandfather, L.E. Maxwell, founder of Prairie Bible Institute, and her parents, missionaries with Sudan Interior Mission (SIM) in Nigeria; Nigerian village life; experiences at boarding school; conversion to Christianity; spiritual development; education in Canada at Prairie Bible Institute; joining SIM; missions work in Liberia teaching the Bible and leading study groups for women....
Dates: Created: 1989

Collection 426 Papers of Paul E. Little

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Identifier: CN 426
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, minutes, course notes, lecture notes, manuscripts, articles, photographs, and audio tapes relating to Little's college education at Wheaton College Graduate School, and his work as an evangelist, teacher, writer, and Evangelical leader.Included are Little's seminary lecture notes, and files on his contribution as assistant director of the 1974 International Congress on World Evangelization in Switzerland. A substantial portion of the collection consists of...
Dates: Created: 1946-1987; Created: Majority of material found in 1954-1975

Collection 437 Oral History Interview with Dexter B. Gordon

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Identifier: CN 437
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Dexter B. Gordon in which he describes growing up in Jamaica, his family, social conditions on the island, the role of Sunday school, in his life and the community, his conversion, spiritual mentor Amy Lord, his participation in sports, his and his parents involvement in politics, love for oratory and preaching, Jamaican worship, work in Youth for Christ, evangelism among young people, his work as an air-traffic controller, the role and influence of the church and...
Dates: Created: 1990

Collection 442 Papers of Philip R. Foxwell

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Identifier: CN 442
Scope and Contents Oral history interview and one folder relating to the ministry of Philip R. Foxwell with the Independent Board for Presbyterian Foreign Missions and later World Presbyterian Missions.Series: Audio TapesOral history interview with Philip R. Foxwell in which he describes his youth, conversion, magician career, education at Wheaton College, decision to become a missionary, preparation and orientation for missionary work in Japan with the...
Dates: Created: 1990-1991

Collection 479 Oral History Interview with William A. Stier

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Identifier: CN 479
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with William Adam Stier (1912-2004), missionary with Africa Inland Mission in Tanzania from 1938 to 1978. Topics covered in the two sessions include his youth and conversion, marriage, Bible school education, call to missions, his work with the Sakuma and Tuzu peoples, his ministry as a teacher of African pastors; the transition from mission to indigenous church control in Tanzania, the policies and personnel of AIM, Emil Sywulka, political changes in Tanzania, polygamy...
Dates: Created: 1993

Collection 510 Oral History Interviews with Erik S. Barnett

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Identifier: CN 510
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Erik Stanley Barnett (1910-2006) in which he describes his childhood in Kenya as the son of missionary parents; his own work in that country as pastor, church planter, educator and administrator with Africa Inland Mission (AIM); the internal developments of AIM and of the Africa Inland Church in Kenya during the twentieth century. Other topics discussed include: his parents’ missionary service in Kenya among the Maasai people; changes in AIM missionary training over...
Dates: Created: 1995

Collection 555 Oral History Interview with Willie Richardson

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Identifier: CN 555
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Rev. Willie Richardson in which he describes his childhood in South Carolina and Pennsylvania, conversion and call to ministry, education at the Philadelphia School of the Bible, founding the Christian Stronghold Baptist Church in Philadelphia; the importance of developing training programs on evangelism, preaching, and family dynamics; the condition of the African American Evangelical community in the city; relations between black and white ministries and churches;...
Dates: Created: 1998

Collection 563 Papers of Robert Coleman

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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 training...
Dates: 1936-2010

Collection 605 Oral History Interviews with Habil Raphael Omungu

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Identifier: CN 605
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with Omungu, a Kenyan of the Luo tribe. Topics covered include his family background, his parents’ faith, his own conversion at a Billy Graham meeting and the development of his spiritual life through the years, his education at Pan Africa Christian College, his experiences as an ordained Anglican priest in several churches, including All Saints Cathedral in Nairobi; Anglicanism in Kenya; the larger Christianity community in Kenya, particularly the impact of...
Dates: 2004-2005

Collection 641 Oral History Interviews with David Kirwa Tarus

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Identifier: CN 641
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with David Kirwa Tarus, a Kenyan pastor and theologian. Tarus describes the ministry of his parents; growing up in Kenya; his conversion; spiritual development; Scott Theological College; the Africa Inland Church in Kenya; Scott’s satellite campus in Eldoret; the general condition of Christianity in Kenya; his impressions of the United States and Wheaton Graduate School; the 2008 election of Barak Obama. The interview covers the time period 1979-2008.David...
Dates: 2008

Collection 658 Papers of Samuel D. Faircloth

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Identifier: CN-658
Scope and Contents Prayer letters and an oral history interviews which document Samuel Douglas Faircloth’s childhood, conversion, education at Wheaton College and elsewhere, and his work as a United States Army chaplain in Italy immediately after World War II, as a church planter in Portugal, and a seminary professor at the Tyndale Theological Seminary in the Netherlands.
Dates: Created: 1949-2011

Collection 662: Oral History Interviews with Marcus Figueiredo

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Identifier: CN 662
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews of Brazilian minister and missionary Marcus Figueiredo. Topics covered included his family background; membership in a spiritualist church, conversion; education at Seminario Biblico Palavra da Vida (Word of Life Seminary); his battle with cancer; pastoral duties at the Igreja Presbiteriana 12 de Agosto (August 12 Presbyterian Church); Evangelicalism in Brazil; Pioneer Missions; mission work in Kyrgyzstan as a teacher of English; Muslim attitudes towards Jesus; the...
Dates: 2011

Collection 668 Oral History Interviews with Esdras O. Krebsky

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Identifier: CN 668
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Esdras Krebsky in which he describes his upbringing, ministry education in Brazil and the United States, Evangelicalism in Brazil, the nature of camp ministry, his experiences as a camp director, Christian Camping International, reflections on the church in Brazil, dealing with allegations of child abuse in camp ministry.Esdras Krebsky was interviewed by Bob Shuster on January 6 and 13, 2012 in the offices of the Wheaton College Billy Graham Center...
Dates: 2012

Collection 682 Oral History Interviews with Kioko Mwangangi

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Identifier: CN 682
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Kioko Mwangani in which he describes about his work as an evangelist and pastor of the Africa Inland Church (AIC) in Kenya. Topics include his family background; early education, involvement with the ministry of DIGUNA and the movement’s leaders Vic Paul and David Rempel; higher education at Scott Theological College and Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology (NEGST), his pastorates in Rural area; influence on his faith of marriage and fatherhood; the...
Dates: 2014

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Evangelistic work. 24
Theological seminaries 21
Conversion. 20
Missionaries. 16
Christian life. 14
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Indigenous church administration 13
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 13
Church and social problems. 12
Women missionaries. 12
Christian education. 11
Christianity and culture. 11
Church and state. 11
Theology 11
Theology -- Study and teaching -- Asia. 11
Children of missionaries. 10
Missions -- Educational work. 10
Pentecostalism. 10
Women 10
Women -- Religious life. 10
Conversion -- Personal narratives. 9
Evangelicalism. 9
Theological seminaries -- United States. 9
Tribes 9
Bible 8
Catholic Church. 8
Christian leadership. 8
Evangelicalism -- United States. 8
Missionaries -- Training of. 8
Missions. 8
Bible colleges 7
College students 7
Education 7
Evangelistic sermons. 7
Evangelistic work -- United States. 7
Language in missionary work. 7
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 7
Missions -- Finance. 7
African Americans. 6
Church and social problems -- United States. 6
Conversion 6
Cults. 6
Missions -- China. 6
Radio in missionary work. 6
Religious institutions. 6
Rural missions. 6
Sunday schools. 6
Wheaton College (Ill.) -- Alumni. 6
Animism. 5
Bible -- Study and teaching. 5
Children. 5
Church discipline. 5
Church work with students 5
College students -- United States 5
College students -- United States -- Religious life. 5
Communism 5
Evangelistic invitations. 5
Evangelistic work -- China. 5
Evangelistic work -- Philosophy. 5
Liberalism (Religion) 5
Persecution 5
Preaching. 5
Sex role 5
Theology -- Study and teaching -- United States. 5
World War, 1939-1945. 5
Baptists. 4
Belief and doubt. 4
Bible -- Translating. 4
Boarding schools. 4
Catholic Church. -- Protestant churches. 4
Chicago (Ill.) 4
China. 4
Christian literature 4
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution 4
Church development, New. 4
Church work with children. 4
College students in missionary work. 4
Communism -- China. 4
Evangelistic work -- Biblical teaching. 4
Evangelistic work -- Kenya. 4
Liberation theology. 4
Mass media in missionary work. 4
Medical care 4
Missions -- Study and teaching. 4
Missions, Medical. 4
Revivals 4
Rural churches. 4
Rural missions -- China. 4
Sermons, American. 4
Theological seminaries -- Kenya. 4
Theological seminaries. 4
Worship. 4
Youth 4
African Americans -- Religious life. 3
African Americans -- Social conditions. 3
Alcoholism. -- United States 3
Bible. 3
Chicago (Ill.) -- Religion. 3
Children of missionaries -- Education. 3
Children. -- United States 3
Children. -- United States -- Conversion to Christianity. 3
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Wheaton College (Ill.) 11
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018 8
Africa Inland Mission. 5
Moody Bible Institute. 5
African Inland Church. 4
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China Inland Mission. 4
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 4
Wheaton College (Ill.). Graduate School 4
Anderson, Helen. 3
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 3
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. 3
Chung-kuo kuo min tang. 3
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. 3
Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. 3
Sudan Interior Mission. 3
Bible Institute of the Philippines (Valenzuela, Philippines) 2
Buswell, J. Oliver. 2
Christian and Missionary Alliance. 2
Clark, Gordon Haddon. 2
Coleman, Robert E., 1928- 2
Escobar, Samuel E. 2
Far East Broadcasting Company. 2
HCJB (Radio station : Quito, Ecuador) 2
Hoke, Donald Edwin, 2
Ironside, H. A. 2
Islam 2
Kent Academy (Jos, Nigeria) 2
Latin America Mission. 2
Lindsell, Harold 2
Moi, Daniel Arap, 1924- 2
Moody Bible Institute 2
National Association of Evangelicals. 2
Overseas Missionary Fellowship. 2
Scott Theological College. 2
Seminario Biblico Palavra de Vida. 2
Smith, Gipsy, 2
Sunday, Billy, 1862-1935 2
Taichung Bible Institute (Taichung, Taiwan) 2
Torrey, R. A. (Reuben Archer), 1856-1928 2
Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. 2
World Evangelical Fellowship. 2
Wycliffe Bible Translators. 2
Yu-Shan Theological Institute (Li Yu Tan, Taiwan) 2
Alford, Zoe Anne. 1
Allen, Roland, 1
Allison, Lon 1
Anderson, Dick. 1
Appelman, Hyman Jedidiah, 1902-1983. 1
Asbury College (Wilmore, Ky.) 1
Asbury Theological Seminary (Wilmore, Ky.) 1
Asbury, Francis, 1745-1816. 1
Asia-South Pacific Congress on Evangelism 1
Assemblies of God 1
Assemblies of God. 1
Association of Bible Churches of Costa Rica. 1
Association of Evangelicals of Africa and Madagascar. 1
Bailey, E. K 1
Barnett, Albert E. 1
Barnett, Elma. 1
Barnett, Emily. 1
Barnett, Erik S. 1
Barnett, Ted W. 1
Bayly, Joseph. 1
Beam, Mary S. 1
Beecher, Leonard James. 1
Bible Institute of Los Angeles. 1
Biblical Seminary in New York. 1
Billy Graham Training Center (Asheville, N.C.) 1
Bingham, Rowland V., 1
Birech, Ezekiel. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. 1
Blanchard, Julia. 1
Bonhoeffer, Dietrich. 1
Borden, William, 1
Borden, William. 1
Brazilian Evangelistic Association, Inc. 1
Brethren in Christ Church 1
Brooks, Charles C. 1
Bryan, William Jennings. 1
Calvin Seminary, Grand Rapids. 1
Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation. 1
Camp Forest Springs (Westboro, Wis.) 1
Campus Crusade for Christ International 1
Campus Crusade for Christ International. 1
Carlson, Margaret. 1
Carlson, Robert Dean. 1
Catholic Church 1
Catholic Church ?x Relations 1
Center for Urban Theological Studies (Philadelphia, PA) 1
Central American Mission. 1
Chafer, Lewis Sperry, 1
Chapman, J. Wilbur 1
Chavarria, Rodrigo. 1
Chicago Baptist Institute (Ill.) 1
Child Evangelism Fellowship. 1
China International Famine Relief Commission. 1
Chrisitan Stronghold Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA) 1
Christian Camping International. 1
Christian Education Evangelical Fellowship of India. 1
Christian Fundamentals Association. 1
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