1796  — 1857

Walter Henry Medhurst

Elizabeth (Betty) Martin Braune (1794-1874)

Pioneer evangelist, church planter, educator, publisher, scholar , translator, author, mentor, and acknowledged leader of missionaries in Shanghai.


Broomhall, A.J. Hudson Taylor & China’s Open Century. Six Vols. London: Overseas Missionary Fellowship and Hodder & Stoughton, 1981-1989. Later published in two volumes as The Shaping of Modern China: Hudson Taylors’ Life and Legacy. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library, 2005.

—. Book One. Barbarians at the Gates, 1981.

—. Book Two. Over the Treaty Wall, 1982.

—. Book Three. If I Had A Thousand Lives, 1982.

Holliday, John. Mission to China: How an Englishman Brought the West to the Orient. Gloucestershire, UK: Amberley Publishing, 2016.

Peng, Ann Cui’an. The Translation of the Bible into Chinese: The Origin and Unique Authority of the Union Version. In Studies in Chinese Christianity, edited by G. Wright Doyle and Carol Lee Hamrin. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications, 2021.