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Bible Term: Missionary

Interestingly, the word missionary does not appear in the Bible (NIV).

Though we today understand a missionary as someone who goes out to tell others the good news about Jesus, the Bible uses the word minister for that context.

Also see pastor.

By Peter DeHaan

Peter writes about biblical Christianity to confront status quo religion and make a faith that matters. Learn more at https://peterdehaan.com.