USPG

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USPGUnited Society for the Propagation of the Gospel (London, England)
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I know that USPG stands for the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts.
We learn that in the early 1980s Stringer spent nine months in Tanzania with the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel, at a remote spot where "an elderly English priest was running a village for lepers." One Sunday the two of them walked for two hours to attend a eucharistic service in a village.
The service at 11am will also hear from Linda Ali, vice-chair of the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel, and Bishop Joe Aldred, secretary for Minority Ethnic Christian Affairs for Churches Together in Britain and Ireland and Churches Together in England.
From 1967-1970, he was diocesan youth director in Guyana and from 1970-1973 was youth secretary at the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in London.
A new history of the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel was published in October2000, in time to mark the tercentenary in 2001.
O'Connor, Daniel et al., Three Centuries of Mission: The United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel 1701-2000.
Used postage stamps can be turned into cash to be used by The United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel. The mission's work takes it to all parts of the world where members share their lives and skills, particularly in Third World countries.
But other have moved further afield: the immense archive of the Church Missionary Society has moved to Birmingham University Library; the archive of the Baptist Missionary Society is at the Angus Library, Regent's Park College, Oxford; the archive of the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel is also at Oxford, at Rhodes House College; while the Bible Society's archive has been moved to Cambridge University Library.
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