Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Missionary Work by Ministers

  • Commanded
    Matthew 28:19; Mark 16:15

  • Warranted by predictions concerning the heathen, &c
    Isaiah 42:10-12; 66:19

  • Is according to the purpose of God
    Luke 24:46,47; Galatians 1:15,16; Colossians 1:25-27

  • Directed by the Holy Spirit
    Acts 13:2

  • Required
    Luke 10:2; Romans 10:14,15

  • The Holy Spirit calls to
    Acts 13:2

  • Christ engaged in
    Matthew 4:17,23; 11:1; Mark 1:38,39; Luke 8:1

  • Christ sent his disciples to labour in
    Mark 3:14; 6:7; Luke 10:1-11

  • Obligations to engage in
    Acts 4:19,20; Romans 1:13-15; 1 Corinthians 9:16

  • Excellency of
    Isaiah 52:7; Romans 10:15

  • Worldly concerns should not delay
    Luke 9:59-62

  • God qualifies for
    Exodus 3:11,18; 4:11,12,15; Isaiah 6:5-9

  • God strengthens for
    Jeremiah 1:7-9

  • Guilt and danger of shrinking from
    Jonah 1:3,4

  • Requires wisdom and meekness
    Matthew 10:16

  • Be ready to engage in
    Isaiah 6:8

  • Aid those engaged in
    Romans 16:1,2; 2 Corinthians 11:9; 3 John 1:5-8

  • Harmony should subsist amongst those engaged in
    Galatians 2:9

  • SUCCESS OF
    • To be prayed for
      Ephesians 6:18,19; Colossians 4:3
    • A cause of joy
      Acts 15:3
    • A cause of praise
      Acts 11:18; 21:19,20

  • No limits to the sphere of
    Isaiah 11:9; Mark 16:15; Revelation 14:6

  • Opportunities for, not to be neglected
    1 Corinthians 16:9

  • Exemplified
    • Levites
      2 Chronicles 17:8,9
    • Jonah
      Jonah 3:2
    • The Seventy
      Luke 10:1,17
    • Apostles
      Mark 6:12; Acts 13:2-5
    • Philip
      Acts 8:5
    • Paul &c
      Acts 13:2-4
    • Silas
      Acts 15:40,41
    • Timotheus
      Acts 16:3
    • Noah
      2 Peter 2:5

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Missionary Work by Ministers'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/m/missionary-work-by-ministers.html. 1897.

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