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Baptist Missionary Society is formed


In October of the year his wife Sarah died, Fuller took part in forming the Baptist Missionary Society, which famously sent missionary William Carey to India the following year. Fuller served as secretary of the Society until his death.

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Andrew Fuller

Andrew Fuller was an English Particular Baptist minister and theologian. Known as a promoter of missionary work, he also took part in theological controversy. Biography Fuller was born in Wicken, Cambridgeshire, and settled at Kettering, Northamptonshire. During his life, Fuller pastored two congregations — Soham (1775–1782) and Kettering (1782–1815), which is now the Fuller…

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