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Frelsesarmeen, misjon og misjonærene

Forfatter: 
Bente Strømner Gundersen

English Abstract

The Salvation Army, mission and missionaries

The article gives a short presentation of the theology and perspectives foundational to The Salvation Army’s missionary/missiological praxis. The mission of proclaiming the gospel, the ushering in of the kingdom of God, and salvation for all as the overriding motivation and definition are identified as important perspectives. Four principles or approaches to mission/missionary work are described, these are: evangelising, cultural adaptation, self-financing and self-propagation. In conclusion a short explanation of the Salvation Army’s use or of the word missionary as well as a look at future challenges.

Søkeord: Frelsesarmeen – misjonærer – misjonsteologi – missiologi.

Utgivelsesår: 
2018
Nummer: 
2
3
Side: 
7-17

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