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Little-known or remarkable facts about William Carey
No matter how great the obstacles, William Carey expected great things and attempted great things.
How a lukewarm Anglican became a fiery Baptist
Carey saw little success until he was joined by this team
They boldly went where no Christian had gone before
Key people in his life
Carey and his team set forth principles that still guide us today
Infanticide, widow burning, assisted suicide—Carey and other missionaries battled these accepted religious practices
Was Carey right when he said, "I have done little for God"?
The model missionary did not have a model home
Father of modern Protestant missions
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April 19, 526: Justinian I is crowned Roman Emperor in Constantinople's magnificent cathedral, the Santa Sophia. Attempting to restore political and religious unity in the eastern and western empires, he ruthlessly attacked pagans and heretics and created the Code of Justinian, a massive restructuring of law (including much regarding the relationship of church and state) that would be the basis of legislation for nearly a millennium.

April 19, 1054: Pope Leo IX dies. Because Leo refused the title ...

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