This week in Christian history: Karl Barth born, American Tract Society, Missionary pamphlet

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Christianity is a faith with a long and detailed history, with numerous events of lasting significance occurring throughout the ages.

Each week brings the anniversaries of great milestones, horrid tragedies, amazing triumphs, telling tribulations, inspirational progress, and everything in between.

Here are just a few things that happened this week, May 10-16, in Church history. They include the birth of Karl Barth, the founding of the American Tract Society, and the publication of an influential missionary pamphlet.


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