Story of Martyred Missionary Jim Elliot Highlighted by BBC

(Christian Institute) — The remarkable story of Christian missionary Jim Elliot has been told afresh by his daughter in a BBC feature.

Elliot was killed in 1956 by members of a previously unreached tribe in Ecuador.

He had traveled there with a group of other missionaries in order to share the gospel.

Elliot’s daughter Valerie told the BBC: “My father and the other four missionaries definitely knew it was dangerous, but they were willing to give up their lives in order for the Huaorani to know the truth.”

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  • Grace Kim Kwon

    Thank God for the sacrificial pioneer white Christian missionaries! Global Christians received the life-saving Gospel message from them and follow their steps. The white Christian missionaries also brought the much-needed charity, medicine, and literacy into the entire world. The real gem-like heroes in the human world and the true history changers. Kings and the powerfuls and the brilliants are a mere background comparing to these missionary saints.