He had evidently been thinking for months about the possibility of evangelising the town.
Reference has already been made to the evangelising expedition from Tauranga into this country.
Now I was hot with the evangelising passion of a young disciple.
late 14c., from Old French evangeliser "to spread or preach the Gospel," and directly from Medieval Latin or Late Latin evangelizare, from Greek euangelizesthai (see evangelist). Related: Evangelized; evangelizing; evangelization.