James Hudson Taylor (1832-1905) was a Christian missionaryto China and founder of the China Inland Mission (renamedOverseas Missionary Fellowship).
He served there for 51 years,bringing over 800 missionaries to the country and personallybaptizing an estimated 50,000 converts.
He was famous for hiscommitment to cultural sensitivity, and has been referred toas one of the most significant figures in the history of China inthe nineteenth century. This is the classic biography written by his son Howard anddaughter-in-law Geraldine, who also served as missionariesto China.
It is the inspiring story of Taylor's uncovering ofthe spiritual secret that paved the way for the China InlandMission to become a reality. This classic title has sold hundreds of thousands of copiessince its original publication in 1932.
Hendrickson introducesa lovely edition, re-typeset and redesigned, a perfect gift foranyone who wants to replace the old paperback or who isencountering Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret for the first time.