A Global Odyssey includes Bishop Mathews’ memoirs as a student, as a missionary in India, and as mission board executive. This autobiography also chronicles his 38 years as a bishop, serving in Boston, Washington, Zimbabwe, Albany, and New York. In this volume, readers will encounter most of the religious, social, and political history of the twentieth century from the vantage point of a remarkable leader who helped shape many of the moments of that history.
"...a beautiful gift to the church in our age. --Ted A. Campbell, Ph.D., is Professor of History of Christianity, Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, D.C.
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About the Author
JAMES K. MATHEWS served as missionary to India, as Associate General Secretary of the Division of World Missions of The United Methodist Church, and then as bishop of the Boston Area and the Washington Area.