World Evangelization

World Evangelization

BWA General Council Resolution 1991.1

REALIZING that over four billion people in our world do not know Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour and that one-fourth of the world’s population has never heard the Gospel,

ACKNOWLEDGING the commitment that member bodies of the BWA have made through the Seoul Covenant to world evangelization.

THEREFORE the General Council of the Baptist World Alliance, meeting in Montreal, Canada, July 10- 13, 1991, resolves to give priority to sharing the good news of Jesus Christ in word and deed to those who have never heard.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED THAT every Baptist be urged to affirm our Biblical and historic belief in the priesthood of all believers through a renewed commitment to witness personally to Jesus in everyday life.

Citations

Original Source Bibliography: Lotz, Denton, editor. Baptist World Alliance 1991 Yearbook: Minutes of the General Council Meeting and Directory. McLean, VA: Baptist World Alliance, 1991.

Original Source Footnote/Endnote: Denton Lotz, ed., Baptist World Alliance 1991 Yearbook: Minutes of the General Council Meeting and Directory (McLean, VA: Baptist World Alliance, 1991), p. 37.

Online Document Full Citation: BWA General Council Resolution 1991.1 World Evangelization; https://o7e.4a3.myftpupload.com/resolutions.

In-text Online Document Citation: (BWA General Council Resolution 1991.1).

World Evangelization

Evangelism

BWA World Congress Resolution 1990.1

Evangelization of this world has been a major concern of the Baptist World Alliance from its inception; and

The structure and program of the Baptist World Alliance has fostered world evangelism and this emphasis continues in the program of the BWA in the quinquennium, 1990-95,

BE IT THEREFORE RESOLVED, that the Baptist World Congress, meeting in Seoul Korea, August 13- 18, 1990, endorses the emphasis of the Baptist World Alliance and that this Congress call on the General Council of the Baptist World Alliance and all its member bodies to give priority to the emphasis expressed in Vision 2000 and the Seoul Covenant.

Citations

Original Source Bibliography: Ryan, Wendy E., editor. Together in Christ: Official Report of the Sixteenth Congress, Seoul, Korea, August 14-19, 1990. McLean, VA: Baptist World Alliance, 1990.

Original Source Footnote/Endnote: Wendy E. Ryan, ed., Together in Christ: Official Report of the Sixteenth Congress, Seoul, Korea, August 14-19, 1990 (McLean, VA: Baptist World Alliance, 1990), p. 159.

Online Document Full Citation: BWA World Congress Resolution 1990.1 Evangelism; https://o7e.4a3.myftpupload.com/resolutions.

In-text Online Document Citation: (BWA World Congress Resolution 1990.1).