Leben auf dem Missionsfeld Chrischona-Pilgermissionare in Äthiopien (1856–1868)

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Strebel, Barbara (2013)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.4.1.493
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | Christianity; Protestant Mission; Tewodros II; Gafat; | ddc:200 | ddc:230 | ddc:320 | ddc:380 | ddc:900 | ddc:910 | ddc:960

The Crischona-missionaries encountered considerable difficulties in Ethiopia: slow communication with Europe, financial problems, complex processes of adaptation to or differentiation from Ethiopian culture and the missionary efforts within the Ethiopian Church. Ultimately, their enterprise was doomed to failure.