Hermannsburg Mission

Hermannsburg Mission
In 2017 Hermannsburg Mission celebrates its 140th anniversary in the 500th year of the Lutheran Church, it continues the tradition of holding open air bush camps with indigenous pastors.


In 2017 Hermannsburg Mission celebrates its 140th anniversary in the 500th year of the Lutheran Church, it continues the tradition of holding open air bush camps with indigenous pastors.
http://www.abc.net.au/compass/s4690746.htm

Hermannsburg, located about 130km west of Alice Springs in the Northern Territory, was the first central Australian town. In the latter half of the 19th century, German Lutheran missionaries travelled from South Australia to the region to set up a mission for Aborigines. The Hermannsburg Mission became the longest-running Christian mission in Australia that operated as a separate Aboriginal settlement. It reflects the way similarly remote bush missions in central Australia operated and the impact of Luthern missionaries on the lives of Aborigines.
https://web.archive.org/web/20080316104825/http://www.environment.gov.au/heritage/national/sites/hermannsburg.html

Hermannsburg, Northern Territory
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermannsburg,_Northern_Territory

Carl Strehlow – Hermannsburg
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2010/10/27/carl-strehlow/
– and
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Strehlow

Albert Namatjira – Hermannsburg
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2010/10/27/albert-namatjira/

History of Hermannsburg
https://hermannsburgpotters.com.au/about/history-of-hermannsburg/

Hermannsburg mentions within this Tribute to Australian Christians website
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/?s=Hermannsburg

Influential Australian aboriginal Christians
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2010/12/14/influential-australian-aboriginal-christians/

The first aboriginal evangelists
http://www-archive.biblesociety.org.au/news/the-first-aboriginal-evangelists

The Hope Vale Mission
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2010/11/05/the-hope-vale-mission/

Australian Inland Mission
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2013/03/04/australian-inland-mission/

Associates of the Rev John Flynn
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2010/10/31/john-flynns-associates/
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