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Berlin missionaries in South Africa and their descendants

by Linda ZoМ€llner

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Published by Human Sciences Research Council, Institute for Historical Research in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Berliner Missionsgesellschaft -- Biography.,
    • Missionaries -- South Africa -- Biography.,
    • Missionaries -- Germany -- Biography.,
    • South Africa -- Genealogy.,
    • Germany -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBerlynse sendelinge in Suid-Afrika en hul nageslag.
      Statementby Linda Zöllner, J.A. Heese.
      SeriesGenealogy publication ;, no. 19, Genealogie publikasie ;, nr. 19.
      ContributionsHeese, J. A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV3625.S67 Z65 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination586 p. :
      Number of Pages586
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2598818M
      ISBN 100796900108
      LC Control Number85154952

      The links below list most missionaries sent out to South Africa between and by the Hermannsburg Mission. The missionaries were expected to remain in South Africa until they died (but quite a few ended up going back home, especially in this century). The saying goes that on their departure from Germany, they were told: "Farewell. Germany Berlin Mission Groups. Here are Germany Berlin Mission Groups- for LDS missionary moms, returned missionaries, mission presidents and other alumni of the Berlin Mission. Germany Berlin Mission July June Group ( members) Germany Berlin Mission Facebook Group ( members).

      A group of descendants has taken matters into their own hands — and a new German Interior Ministry decree could help. In , Annemarie Elkan's family decided that they had to leave Germany.   We sincerely hope and pray that this Jubilee celebration will finally arouse in some young men the desire of a true vocation as Missionaries of Africa. What a wonderful gift from the South African Church this would be to us! Please, pray for us! With God’s blessings. Missionaries of Africa, P.O. Box , Edenglen , South Africa.

      South Africa. South Africa is popular with German emigrants. Cape Town even has a German quarter, nicknamed "Sauerkraut Hill." The numbers vary, but there are an estimated , to ,   After indigenous people revolted against the seizure of their land and livestock by colonists, a German military official in southwest Africa issued an .


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Berlin missionaries in South Africa and their descendants. Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council, Institute for Historical Research, (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Linda Zöllner; J A Heese.

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The Berlin missionaries in South Africa and their descendants (Genealogy publication)Author: Linda Zöllner. This book is concerns a group of German immigrants who came to South Africa as missionaries of the Berlin Mission Society.

The descendants of progenitors are included as well as biographical data on another 65 missionaries. The Berlin Missionaries in South Africa and their Descendants (Dual Language Edition) | Linda Zollner & J. Heese (Eds.), Publisher: Human Sciences Research Council/Institute for Historical Research ()ISBN: Condition: Very good.

The DJ has some light rubbing and edgewear. Small tear (less than 1cm) to top edge of front of DJ, and some chipping to rear of DJ (please see. Berlin Missionaries and Co-workers in South Africa. The table below lists the missionaries and co-workers sent to South Africa during the 19th and 20th Centuries by the Berlin Missionary Society.

The information was taken from the book "The Berlin Missionaries in South Africa and their decendants" by Zoellner and Heese. South Africa. The Berlin Missionary Society was one of four German Protestant mission societies active in South Africa before It emerged from the German tradition of Pietism after and sent its first missionaries to South Africa in There were few positive reports in the early years, but it was especially active The Berlin Mission Society (BMS) was one of four German Protestant mission societies active in 19th and 20th century South Africa.

Born out of the tradition of Pietism in Germany and at the time of evangelical revival after the Napoleonic wars, the BMS sent its first missionaries to South Africa in ; it was formally disbanded in The Berlin Mission started sending missionaries to South Africa in A number of missionaries with close ties to Berlin had been working here for the London Missionary Society and the Rhenish Mission, and thus South Africa was chosen as the first mission field.

The first mission station was founded on the far side of the Orange River and. Recently the author acquired a Victorian Photo album which contained a number of Carte-de-Visite format photographs of Berlin Mission Society missionaries, all attached to the German Lutheran church in Berlin (dating from between and late s).The 31 images contained in the album are mainly of missionaries who did duty in South Africa (12 images), East Africa (6 images).

Missionaries saw the voyages to Africa by their governments as an opportunity for them to spread the teaching of the Christian faith. They used some of the British Empire’s resources and then in turn the empire coerced them to use their teaching to subdue the Africans.

The missionaries emphasized teachings of never questioning authority and accepting colonial rule as ordained by God. One of the first missionaries of the Berlin Missionary Society - in Wedpohl, Neitz and Dietrich opened a mission at Chivi View Eerw Johannes Heinrich Christian Wilhelm Neitz, SV/PROG's genealogy profile; 5/31/ 2/5/ Follow.

I posted a link to the website on German genealogy before, but I was searching for my ancestors Carl Krause today and came across this page again that has a transcribed table from the book “The Berlin Missionaries in South Africa and their decendants” by Zoellner and Heese.

While it is a secondary source, transcribed from primary sources, this is an invaluable resource. Christian missionaries devote time, energy and billions of dollars to helping African children orphaned by the AIDS epidemic.

But sometimes. Church building at Genadendal, the first mission station in South Africa Influence of the mission stations The influence of the mission stations was huge on the history of South Africa. Many black people repented, churches were planted, and the light of the Gospel started to shine in many places at the Southern point of Africa.

In he compiled a book on this remarkable journey, and in he published ‘The Aim of the Zulu Mission – the Heart of Africa’ (written in Norwegian). Astrup’s father was a Judge, and he himself served as an Assistant Judge in Norway from before he studied theology   Berlin Missionary Society. Missionary settlement in Southern Africa Places Amalienstein, a Mission Station in the Western Cape; Anhalt-Schmidt, a Mission Station in Little Karoo; General Galleries.

Related Content. Missionary settlement in Southern Africa Visit our YouTube Channel. Indigenous African practices tend to be strongest in the central states of Africa, but some form of their practices and beliefs can be found almost anywhere in Africa.

Nevertheless, sinceChristians in Africa have grown from approximately 7 million to over million today. Islam has experienced a similar rapid growth. Life. Carl August Daniel Heese was born on 24 February on the Amalienstein mission station near Ladismith in the then Cape Colony, to Daniel Heese (–) and Emma Heese (–).Heese's parents were German missionaries (Lutheran Church) who came to South Africa in In his father founded the Berlin Lutheran congregation in Riversdale, Cape Colony.

society, which since has been known by its shorter name "Berlin Mission Society" (B.M.S.), had been persuaded by the writings of missionaries from London and Rhineland, working in South Africa, to send five missionaries there. On 24 Septemberthe Berlin missionaries, after arriving at the.

Capturing the soul: the Vhavenda and the Missionaries during the late Nineteenth Century. Pretoria, Protea Books, in publication. KIRKALDY, A. & WIRZ, A. a. Picturing the soul: missionary encounters in late 19th and early 20th century South Africa. Working Papers on African Societies, Nr.

44, Berlin, Das Arabische Buch. Missionary Chronology: South Africa Berlin Missionary Society members arrive at Cape, found Bethany MS. John Aitken Chalmers Presbyterian missionary at Mgwali later writes book on.

Soga. Rev Dr Alexander Duff visits British Kaffraria; Convenor of Free Church of. In the book’s most moving section, Berlin brilliantly evokes the horrors of the Middle Passage: the shackles, the branding irons, the decks choked with the smell of urine, feces and fear.