The Christ of the Indian Road, book review

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E. Stanley Jones. Somehow I had never heard of Jones until recently, when I read an article about him in the print magazine Good News – the publication of a distinctly evangelical group trying to bring renewal within the United Methodist Church. I was quite fascinated by Jones after reading the article, and wanted to read a book by him. I chose: The Christ of the Indian Road, Abingdon Press, 1925. Available here.

E. Stanley Jones was well known in the first half of the 20th century. In 1938, he was identified as “the world’s greatest missionary evangelist” by Time magazine. He has also been called the Billy Graham of India. His work was in India.

This book is not a autobiography of his life but rather an explanation of the approach he took to sharing Christ in India – yet you certainly do become familiar with his mission…

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My name is James Pate. This blog is about my journey. I read books. I watch movies and TV shows. I go to church. I try to find meaning. And, when I can’t do that, I just talk about stuff that I find interesting. I have degrees in fields of religious studies. I have an M.Phil. in the History of Biblical Interpretation from Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio. I also have an M.A. in Hebrew Bible from Jewish Theological Seminary, an M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School, and a B.A. from DePauw University.
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