African missionaries in Western countries

Missionaries from the global south try to save the godless West

Preachers from poor countries are targeting the rich world

Christian missionaries have always travelled to remote spots to spread the word. In previous centuries those places tended to be in Africa and Asia; many were colonies of Western powers. The missionaries tended to be European or American. These days the flow has partly reversed. Poor countries are far more devout than rich ones. As the piety gap grows, missionaries from the global south feel called to save the rich world from perdition. Mr Nnaemeka, a Nigerian, is just one example.

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https://www.economist.com/international/2019/01/12/missionaries-from-the-global-south-try-to-save-the-godless-west?fbclid=IwAR02VEwspWlmbvAqVn8FwJ2qGjAbznM2OPIG0xe4OcEUfJWSNxEgJiaL6Q8

Source: The Economist

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