Missionary Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Missionary

  1. Aubrey, Father converts savages to Christianity. [Fr. Lit.: Atala]
  2. Boniface, St. missionary to the German infidels in 8th century. [Christian Hagiog.: Brewster, 271]
  3. Davidson, Rev. Alfred attempts to convert Sadie Thompson to religion but ends up seducing her. [Br. Lit.: “Miss Thompson” in Benét, 675; Am. Cinema: “Rain” in Halliwell, 593]
  4. Latour and Vaillant, Fathers priests establish a diocese in New Mexico. [Am. Lit.: Cather Death Comes for the Archbishop in Magill I, 199]
  5. Livingstone, David (1813–1873) explorer and missionary in Africa. [Br. Hist.: NCE, 1596]
  6. Patrick, St. (c. 385–461) early missionary to and patron saint of Ireland. [Christian Hagiog.: Brewster, 138]
  7. Salvation Army international religious organization known for its charitable and missionary work. [Christian Rel.: NCE, 2408–2409]
  8. Society of Jesus Roman Catholic religious order distinguished in foreign missions. [Christian Hist.: NCE, 1412]
  9. Xavier, St. Francis indefatigable pioneer converter of East Indies. [Christian Hagiog.: Attwater, 141–142]