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John Eliot, apostle to the Indians.

Ola Elizabeth Winslow

John Eliot, apostle to the Indians.

by Ola Elizabeth Winslow

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eliot, John, 1604-1690.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [213]-218.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE78.M4 E595
    The Physical Object
    Pagination225 p.
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5611779M
    LC Control Number68019633

      John Eliot is a detailed, respectful biography of the mid th century Puritan minister who organized Praying Indian towns in the Massachusetts Bay Colony and translated the Geneva Bible into the Algonquian language of the eastern Massachusetts Indians. John Eliot: Apostle to the American Indians Author: Bernard R. DeRemer. John Eliot (), born in England, studied at Cambridge, where he was distinguished for his "skill in languages"-excellent preparation for his future ministry. He became a Nonconformist and prepared for the Christian ministry.

    A Brief Account from John Eliot of the Missionary Work among the Indians in the Colonies dated John Eliot is called "The Apostle to the Indians". John Eliot, the "Praying Indians," & the tragic King Philip's War Settlers in New England highlighted the conflict between two powerful human motivations: greed and the gospel. Gospel-motivated missionaries wanted to bless the native inhabitants, both physically and spiritually.

    With this book he had written the beginnings of a pioneering story in race relations for his own day. His feat of translation is still a marvel to scholars. Further Reading. A full-length study of Eliot is Ola Elizabeth Winslow, John Eliot, "Apostle to the Indians" (). He is also discussed in Walter Eliot Thwing, History of the First Church. John Eliot, (born , Widford, Hertfordshire, England—died , Roxbury, Massachusetts Bay Colony [now in Massachusetts, U.S.]), Puritan missionary to the Native Americans of Massachusetts Bay Colony whose translation of the Bible in the Algonquian language was the first Bible printed in North America.. Educated in England, Eliot graduated .


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Of the Indians there are four and twenty who are preachers of the Word of God. The Cambridge graduate, Hebrew scholar, musician, translator, linguist, and pastor of the “Praying Indians” was a very humble man, a man whose name has been all but forgotten.

John Eliot has been given a noble title: “The Apostle to the Indians.” Bibliography. John Eliot born. the Bay Psalm Book The war not only destroyed the trust of the Indians, but also nearly all copies of Eliot's Algonkian Bible and all but four of the Indian villages.

Wilson, John. The Life of John Eliot, the Apostle of the Indians Including Notices of the Principal Attempts to Propagate Christianity in North America, During the Seventeenth Century.

Edinburgh: William Oliphant, Primary. Eliot, John. The Holy Bible: Containing the Old Testament and the New. Cambridge: [Mass.]: Printed by Samuel Green. Baptized on August 5,John Eliot’s eighty-six years earned him respect and the legacy as the “Apostle to the Indians.” He was a Puritan who cared deeply for the Native Americans of New England—an unpopular stance in the colonies.

John Eliot: The Apostle To The John Eliot Hardcover – Septem by W. Polack (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). apostle to the Indians.

book Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page. Finished. Life of John Eliot, the apostle to the Indians. Life of John Eliot, the apostle to the Indians ← Back to item details. PDF/ePub Info Share, | 11 /   The "Apostle to the Indians." Rev. John Eliot was baptised on 5 August at Church of St.

John the Baptist, Widford, Hertfordshire.1 He was the son of Bennett Eliot and Lettice Aggar.1 Rev. John Eliot married Ann Mountford on 4 September in Roxbury, Massachusetts, This date is more likely to be sometime in October otherwise it would pre Children: Reverend Joseph Elliot, Rev. John Eliot, Jr., Rev.

John Elliot, Jr., Benjamin Eliot, Samuel Eliot. The Eliot Indian Bible (officially: Mamusse Wunneetupanatamwe Up-Biblum God, a.k.a.: Algonquian Bible) was the first Bible published in British North h Puritan missionary John Eliot produced a translation of the Geneva Bible into the indigenous Massachusett language.

This is the reason that it is also known as Eliot's Indian Bible. Mamusse Genre: Christian literature. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Winslow, Ola Elizabeth. John Eliot, apostle to the Indians.

Boston, Houghton Mifflin, (OCoLC) Indians who had previously ignored the Christian God now respected Him, and more began to be converted to Christianity.

John Eliot, later known as the "Apostle to the Indians," first began learning the Algonquian language, spoken by most New England Indians, from Indians captured during the Pequot War.

Details about Life of John Eliot, the Apostle of the Indians by John Wilson Paperback Book Fre. Life of John Eliot, the Apostle of the Indians by John Wilson Paperback Book Fre. Item Information. Condition: Brand New. Quantity: 3 Rating: % positive. John Eliot 'Apostle to the Indians (Boston:Houghton Mifflin, ); p.

6 refers to Eliot's birthplace. See also Alden T. Vaughn, New England Frontier:. JOHN ELIOT JOHN ELIOT, THE APOSTLE TO THE INDIANS JAMES DE NORMANDIE ROXBURY, MASSACHUSETTS In the old and worn parchment leaves of the baptismal register of Widford Parish in "pleasant Hertfordshire" we find this record: Anno dm.

John Elliott the sonne of Bennett Elliott was baptized the fifte daye of August in the yeere of our Lord Cited by: 1. As you recall, the first Bible published in America was the work of John Eliot, who translated the Bible into the Massachusett language of the Algonquian language family.

It’s important to go back and tell the story of John Eliot, the “apostle to the Indians.” Eliot was born in in England. As a young. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Inhe gave his new John Eliot School, seventy-five acres of his own land, "for the teaching and instructing of the Children of that end of the Town (together such Negroes or Indians as may come to the said Schoole)", in Jamaica Plains, MA.

Known as "Apostle to the Indians". Arrived in U.S. in Became Pastor of Roxbury MA, Church in For sale a Antique ’s Book Life of John Eliot Apostle Of The Indians. Book is small, measures about 4 by 6 inches. Not counting the cover pages and back pages it’s pages. I can’t find a date but it early to mid ’s.

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Genealogy of the Descendants of John Eliot, "apostle to the Indians," William Horace Eliot (jr.) Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Press, - Genealogy - pages. Eliot also wrote The Christian Commonwealth (), Up-bookum Psalmes (), The Communion Of Churches (), The Indian Primer (), and The Harmony of the Gospels (), and was a major contributor to the Bay Psalm Book.

Eliot planned towns for Indian converts, away from the white towns, in areas where they could preserve their own. My next nightstand book is The History of Missions by Stephen Neill, an Anglican who worked for many years in India.

I skimmed the book for any information on missions among Native Americans. I came across John Eliot, the apostle to the came to Boston ina year after its founding, and pastored a new church in : John Umland.With a willing suspension of 20th century attitudes, Miss Winslow intuits the world and direction of this ""Apostle to the Indians"" from clues as to the tumult and change within rapidly expanding communities: the organic adjustments of a theocracy bound to an orthodoxy which, at the time of Eliot's death inwas already eroding; the violence and brutality latent in the colonists.Since completing her Pulitzer Prize winning biography of Jonathan Edwards inMiss Winslow has contributed a series of seventeenth century New England portraits, and this biography of gentle John Eliot (of Roxbury in the Massachusetts colony) is one of the best.

With a willing suspension of twentieth century attitudes, the author intuits the world and direction of .