Hudson Taylor’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 21, 1832

Death Date

Jun 3, 1905

Age of Death

73 years

Cause of Death

Cancer

Place of Death

Jun 3, 1905

Profession

Religious Leader

The religious leader Hudson Taylor died at the age of 73. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Notable for founding an organization known as the China Inland Mission, this Protestant missionary opened more than one hundred schools in China and brought about the Christian conversions of close to 20,000 Chinese citizens.

With his first wife, Maria Jane Dyer, he adopted a Chinese boy by the name of Tianxi and raised biological children named Grace, Herbert, Frederick, Samuel, and Charles. Following his first wife’s death, Taylor married and had several more children with Jane Elizabeth Faulding.

Quotes

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If we are faithful to God in little things, we shall gain experience and strength that will be helpful to us in the more serious trials of life.

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It is always helpful to us to fix our attention on the God-ward aspect of Christian work; to realise that the work of God does not mean so much man’s work for God, as God’s own work through man.

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We sometimes hear the argument, ‘All the world’ thinks this, or does that, given as a reason for our doing likewise; but that is an argument that should have no weight with the Christian, who is commanded not to be conformed to the world.

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While salvation is a free gift, the ‘winning Christ’ can only be through unreserved consecration and unquestioning obedience. Nor is this a hardship, but the highest privilege.

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China is not to be won for Christ by quiet, ease-loving men and women… The stamp of men and women we need is such as will put Jesus, China, souls first and foremost in everything and at every time – even life itself must be secondary.