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evangelist
used in Things Fall Apart

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Definition
a Christian who tries to convince others to become Christian — especially on television, radio, or in large gatherings

or when qualified (such as "an ecosystem evangelist"):  anyone who tires to convince others of something
  • They had built their church there, won a handful of converts and were already sending evangelists to the surrounding towns and villages.
    p. 143.2
evangelists = Christians who try to convince others to become Christian
  • The Ibo evangelists consulted among themselves and decided that the man probably meant bicycle.
    p. 145.7
  • evangelists = Christians who try to convince others to become Christian
  • It was one of those gay and rollicking tunes of evangelism which had the power of plucking at silent and dusty chords in the heart of an Ibo man.
    p. 146.6
evangelism = the activity of trying to convince people to become Christians
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