missionary

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Indian nun and missionary (born in Albania) dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997) Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu , Mother Teresa , Mother Theresa , Teresa , Theresa
French philosopher and physician and organist who spent most of his life as a medical missionary in Gabon (1875-1965) Albert Schweitzer , Schweitzer
any important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people Apostelic Father , Apostle
(Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754) Apostle of Germany , Boniface , Saint Boniface , St. Boniface , Winfred , Wynfrith
(New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an apostle Apostle of the Gentiles , Apostle Paul , Paul , Paul the Apostle , Saint Paul , Saul , Saul of Tarsus , St. Paul
United States author whose novels drew on her experiences as a missionary in China (1892-1973) Buck , Pearl Buck , Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
large missionary Hasidic movement known for their hospitality, technological expertise, optimism and emphasis on religious study Chabad , Chabad-Lubavitch , Lubavitch , Lubavitch movement
missionary work for Islam da'wah , dawah
Scottish missionary and explorer who discovered the Zambezi River and Victoria Falls (1813-1873) David Livingstone , Livingstone
French missionary who accompanied Louis Joliet in exploring the upper Mississippi River valley (1637-1675) Jacques Marquette , Marquette , Pere Jacques Marquette
Roman Catholic order founded by Saint Ignatius of Loyola in 1534 to defend Catholicism against the Reformation and to do missionary work among the heathen; it is strongly committed to education and scholarship Jesuit order , Society of Jesus
Spanish missionary who founded Franciscan missions in California (1713-1784) Junipero Serra , Miguel Jose Serra , Serra
United States frontier missionary who established a post in Oregon where Christianity and schooling and medicine were available to Native Americans (1802 Marcus Whitman , Whitman
Sunni organization formed in 1989 and based in Pakistan; opposes missionary groups from the United States; has Lashkar-e-Tayyiba as its armed wing Markaz-ud-Dawa-wal-Irshad , MDI
organized work of a religious missionary mission , missionary work
Apostle and patron saint of Ireland; an English missionary to Ireland in the 5th century Patrick , Saint Patrick , St. Patrick
Spanish missionary and Jesuit who establish missionaries in Japan and Ceylon and the East Indies (1506-1552) Saint Francis Xavier , Xavier
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