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Colportage in Canada.

Upper Canada Tract Society

Colportage in Canada.

An address of the Committee of the Upper Canada Tract Society. To which is added a Report of Convention of Colporteurs, held in Toronto, Sept. 1854.

by Upper Canada Tract Society

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Published in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Publication and distribution -- Societies, etc.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20689661M

    Colportage definition, the work of a colporteur. See more. colportage definition: nounThe work of a colporteur. His powers of organization were strongly exhibited in the Pastors' College, the Orphanage (at Stockwell), the Tabernacle Almshouses, the Colportage Association for selling religious books, and the gratuitous book fund which grew up under his care.; Church Army mission and colportage vans circulate throughout the country parishes, if.

    colporter translation in French - English Reverso dictionary, see also 'colporteur',colorer',comporter',cloporte', examples, definition, conjugation. Bernard Alvin Palmer (–), born in Central City, Nebraska, United States, was the originator and author of over books for Christian youth, as well as several books for created series such as the Danny Orlis series, Felicia Cartright series, and the Pioneer Girls series which he co-authored with his wife Marjorie Palmer.

    This book is from The Moody Colportage Library Series - The Bible Institute Colportage Association, Chicago. This book has some chipping, fading, dust, browning, edge and corner wear. The pages has some browning. This book is very old and pages are fragile. Book is approximately 7 in long x 4 7/8 in wide x 1/2 in deep. This book may have an old Seller Rating: % positive. Learn the translation for ‘colportage’ in LEO’s English ⇔ German dictionary. With noun/verb tables for the different cases and tenses links to audio pronunciation and relevant forum discussions free vocabulary trainer.


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Colportage in Canada by Upper Canada Tract Society Download PDF EPUB FB2

Colportage became common in Europe with the distribution of contending religious tracts and books during the religious controversies of the addition to controversial works the itinerant, book-peddling colporteurs also spread widely cheap editions of the popular works of the day to an increasingly literate rural population which had little access to the book shops of the cities.

Colportage in Canada. Toronto: The Society, [?] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Upper Canada Bible Society. OCLC Number: Notes: "Please send contributions ans address all correspondence to Upper Canada Bible Society.

Upper Canada Religious Tract and Book Society. Colportage work in central China by native Christian colporteurs. [Toronto]: [Upper Canada Religious Tract and Book Society], [approximately ] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Colporteur definition is Colportage in Canada. book a peddler of religious books. Did You Know. ‘It was instrumental in the colportage movement in America, a system of traveling Christian literature salesmen whose trade it was to distribute a mushrooming inventory of Gospel literature - tracts, pamphlets, books and magazines - in the streets, into the homes and churches, and across America.’.

Translation for 'colportage' in the free French-English dictionary and many other English translations. Colportage has been carried out for the past years. In the work was founded by Rev. John Campbell. His aim was to distribute tracts, free of charge, to as many people as possible in order to spread the gospel.

The work developed and came under the control of the Edinburgh Religious Tract and Book. Barbour Publishing is a leading Christian book publisher with over 30 years of offering bestselling books featuring exceptional value, biblical encouragement, and the highest quality.

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III. Browse this collection. Colporteur definition: a hawker of books, esp bibles | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. Moody Colportage Library. Dwight L. Moody saw a need to get good Christian literature in the hands of ordinary people.

He published a list of popular books that were inexpensive at 15¢, so price would not hinder their circulation. These books could easily be distributed by the colporteurs working for Moody. They worked in prisons to change lives. Colporteur definition, a person who travels to sell or publicize Bibles, religious tracts, etc.

See more. Colportage in Canada The calling of the Colporteur, though not under that name, was an early one in the Church (pdf) The Trapper's Son By William H. Kingston (pdf) Father Lacombe In his more than sixty years of work among the Indians of Western Canada Life and Work of D.

MacDonnell. Colportage Library (Series) Book Dwight L. Moody Author William R. Moody Author of introduction, etc. () I Cried, He Answered Colportage Library (Series) Book Henry W. Adams Compiler Norman Camp Compiler () God's Way of Holiness Colportage Library (Series) Book Colportage is the distribution of publications, books, and religious tracts by carriers called "colporteurs".

The term does not necessarily refer to religious book peddling. Etymology. The term is an alteration of French comporter, "to peddle" as a portmanteau or pun with the word col (Latin collum, "neck"), with the resulting meaning "to carry on one's neck".

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Paperback. Condition: New. Language: French. Brand new Book. Histoire des livres populaires ou De la littérature du colportage: depuis l'origine de l'imprimerie jusqu'à l'établissement de la commission d'examen des livres de colportage, 30 novembre I read this allegory to my children more than 50 years ago & loved Robert Lawson's illustrations &John Bunyan's message.

The first book was from the library. Over the years I've thought about buying a copy for family library. I'm on my 2nd reading since buying the book.

The book is Reviews: Define colportage. colportage synonyms, colportage pronunciation, colportage translation, English dictionary definition of colportage. The work of a colporteur. but she signed her name to another anti-Catholic book, Colportage: Its History and Relations to Home and Foreign Evangelism.

Footage documenting the work of the Colportage Society telling Biblical stories to a crowd of parents and children on the beach. There are several shots of the crowd during the clip. Singers perform with guitars from a small wooden hut, before speakers tell Bible stories with the aid of a large book of pictures and illustration of a crucifix.Union and Communion - Thoughts on the Song of Solomon (Colportage Library, ) by J.

Hudson Taylor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at above Misch’s name it reads “Sold by the Christian Colportage Associat Farringdon Street EC” I’ve bought a little book “By Voice and Book, The Story of the Christian Colportage Association” by H.

D. Brown. The Association was founded in by H D Brown, among others, for the purpose of disseminating the Bible.