Jonathan Goforth
b. February 10, 1859 – d. October 8, 1936 • Missionary • Presbyterian
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Goforth, Jonathan
Goforth, Jonathan (1859–1936)Canadian missionary to ChinaGoforth’s conversion at the age of eighteen was simple but complete. For a time he considered becoming a lawyer or a politician, but after reading the Memoirs of Robert Murray M’Cheyne he decided to enter full-time Christian service. He was ordained