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This Month in Christian History

This Month in Christian History
Saturday, June 1, 2019 / TBN Staff

A Historical Timeline in Christianity.

 

Within a month of arriving in Jamestown, Virginia, the small group of English settlers established the first Anglican parish this month in 1607.
 
Within a month of arriving in Jamestown, Virginia, the small group of English settlers established the first Anglican parish this month in 1607.
 
 
 
Isaac Newton, recognized as one of the greatest scientific geniuses in history, was admitted to Trinity College in Cambridge, England, this month in 1661.  Even though he is widely known for his science, he actually spent more time in pursuit of theology,
 
Isaac Newton, recognized as one of the greatest scientific geniuses in history, was admitted to Trinity College in Cambridge, England, this month in 1661.  Even though he is widely known for his science, he actually spent more time in pursuit of theology, writing more than 1.3 million words on Biblical subjects.
 
 
The Young Men’s Christian Association was founded this month in 1844 by English philanthropist George Williams.
 
The Young Men’s Christian Association was founded this month in 1844 by English philanthropist George Williams.
 
 
 
 
English missionary J. Hudson Taylor formed the China Inland Mission this month in 1865. Their strong faith led them to rely only on God. They would take no guaranteed salaries and were not allowed to appeal for funds.
 
English missionary J. Hudson Taylor formed the China Inland Mission this month in 1865. Their strong faith led them to rely only on God. They would take no guaranteed salaries and were not allowed to appeal for funds.
 
 
 
  President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a bill adding the words “under God” to the Pledge of Allegiance on Flag Day this month in 1954.
 
President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a bill adding the words “under God” to the Pledge of Allegiance on Flag Day this month in 1954.