Gilmour of Mongolia

by Kingscote Greenland

Publisher: Morgan & Scott in London

Written in English
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James Gilmour of Mongolia: his diaries, letters and reports. [James Gilmour; Richard Lovett] Print book: Biography: English: New and cheaper edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Gilmour, James, -- James Gilmour (), was a Scottish Protestant missionary who served in China and Mongolia with the London Missionary Society. His Early Days and Education. He was raised in a comfortable and deeply pious home, where his mother read him stories of . James Gilmour, Scottish pioneer missionary to Mongolia biography. It was on Febru , that James Gilmour set sail from Liverpool on the steamer Dronied for the scene of his labours as a missionary to the Mongolians, under the auspices of the London Missionary Society. For twenty years he toiled amongst the people to whom he was sent—not a long time, perhaps, for a man to accomplish. James Gilmour biographies, Scottish pioneer missionary to Mongolia. James Gilmour () was a Scottish missionary to Mongolia who made lonely, heroic efforts to preach the gospel to a people steeped in Lamaist forms of Buddhism; spending summers with nomadic Mongols on the plains of Mongolia and winters with Mongols in Peking.

This book aims at representing to the western reader whatever is most noteworthy and interesting in the home life, manners and customs, occupations and surroundings, modes of thought, superstitions and religious beliefs and practices of the Mongol tribes who inhabit the eastern portion of the plateau of Central Asia lying between Siberia on the north and China on the south. james gilmour author of ‘among the mongols’ selected and arranged from the diaries and papers of james gilmour by richard lovett, m.a. author of ‘james gilmour of mongolia’ etc. london the religious tract society more about the mongols :more about the mongols 14 01 page 3. James Gilmour was discouraged. Working alone in Mongolia, he poured out his heart to his diary: "preached to 24, people, treated 7, patients, distribu books and tracts and out of all this there are only two men who have openly confessed Christ.". Actually two converts in eight months was double the fruit that he had seen in his first fourteen years on the mission field, in.

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‎James Gilmour, of Mongolia, the son of James Gilmour and Elizabeth Pettigrew his wife, was born at Cathkin on Monday, J He was the third in a family of six sons, all but one of whom grew up to manhood.

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James Gilmour of Mongolia CHAPTER I EARLY YEARS AND EDUCATION James Gilmour of :James Gilmour of Mongolia 14 01 Page 5. Review: James Gilmour of Mongolia. Rating: ★★★★★. Who: James Gilmour, pioneer missionary in China and Mongolia. Richard Lovett arranged these memoirs using Gilmour’s journals in the year after Gilmour’s death.

When: Gilmour was active in the mission field from until his death in China in Where: Gilmour spends much of the book training and equipping in northern China. the cottage at cathkin, where james gilmour was born 32 map of mongolia 33 one of the gates in the city wall, perin 48 a string of camels arriving in perin 49 a group of mongols of the plains map illustrating james gilmour’s labours in eastern mongolia james gilmour equipped for his walking tour in mongolia James Gilmour: Mongolia's "Our Gilmour." by Galen B.

Royer. Born at Cathkin, Scotland, J Died in Tientsin, China, 1. Early Life. James Gilmour was the third of six sons born to James and Elizabeth Pettigrew Gilmour on the Cathkin estate of a half dozen farms in the parish of Carmunnock, about five miles from Glasgow, Scotland.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Adventures in Mongolia by James Gilmour. Publication date Topics "This book consists of chapters from Mr.

Gilmour's larger work entitled 'Among the. James Gilmour of Mongolia James Gilmour, scottish Protestant Christian missionary in China and Mongolia () This ebook presents «James Gilmour of Mongolia», from James Gilmour.

A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. Table of Contents - About This Book - Motto - Preface - Early Years And Education. James Gilmour of Mongolia: His Diaries, Letters, and Reports ATLA monograph preservation program: Author: James Gilmour: Editor: Richard Lovett: Edition: reprint: Publisher: Religious Tract.

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This is the travelogue of James Gilmour [] written in the course of his missionary work in Mongolia. My thanks to Redcliffe College who provided me with an original copy of the book to scan. This book is now in the public domain. James Gilmour [], Among the Mongols.

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Gilmour, James, Editor: Lovett, Richard, Title: James Gilmour of Mongolia: His diaries, letters, and reports Language: English: LoC Class: BV: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion: Christianity: Practical theology, Worship: Subject: Gilmour, James, Subject: Missions -- Mongolia Category: Text: EBook-No.

Release Date: Mar 6, James Gilmour of Mongolia: His Diaries, Letters and Reports. by James Gilmour. Starting at $/5(1). HENthis record of the life and missionary work of James Gilmour was first published it received extraordinary attention from many sections of the press, and from all parts of the world there came striking testimonies as to the way in which it touched the hearts of Christian workers.

Richard Lovett, James Gilmour of Mongolia: His Diaries, Letters, and Reports () Richard Lovett, James Gilmour and His Boys, London:Religious Tract Society, (). Richard Lovett, More About the Mongols () Richard Lovett, Among the Mongols, London: Religious Tract Society,()Born: 12 JuneCathkin, Scotland.

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Addeddate. Gilmour's account of his Missionary work in Mongolia which occupied almost 15 years of his life. James Gilmour [ - ] was Scottish missionary & preacher who first went into the Mongolian desert in & was on his way back there when he died of Typhus in Tanjin in Gilmour first entered Mongolia from China via Kalgan.

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'as the man is, so is his strength, ' and James Gilmour's bow abode in strength because he had cultivated his mind, because he had dis ciplined his spirit Seller Rating: % positive. Richard Lovett’s biography of James Gilmour [], missionary to Mongolia is now available on-line as a pdf.

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Chicago, Student Missionary. Rating: ★★★★★ Who: James Gilmour, pioneer missionary in China and Mongolia. Richard Lovett arranged these memoirs using Gilmour’s journals in the year after Gilmour’s death.

When: Gilmour was active in the mission field from until his death in China in Where: Gilmour spends much of the book training and equipping in northern China before making various excursions into.Biography of James Gilmour, Scottish pioneer missionary to Mongolia.

Gilmour's Ancestry. Matthew Gilmour, mason and wright, and his good wife, whose piety was such that they gladly walked five miles to church, returning by lantern-light, were fitting grandparents for one who was a strict Sabbatarian like James Gilmour.

Mary Bryson’s account of the life and work of James Gilmour [] among the Mongols. My thanks to Redcliffe College for providing me with a copy to scan. This book is in the Public Domain.

Mary Isabella Bryson [?], The Story of James Gilmour and the Mongol : The Sunday School Union, [].