From the publisher: William Carey, an English pastor, has been called the "Father of the Modern Mission Movement." For the first time, his letters and journals are compiled and made available as a tutor for missionaries today. This book contains the edited version of Carey's complete journal written from 1793-1795, his first years in India, along with excerpts from letters addressing mission strategy, support, struggles, daily life, spirituality, and other improtant issues missionaries faced. The Journal and Selected Letters of William Carey reveals William Cariey's unique understanding of the mission task. It allows insight into the character and personality of one of the most famous Christian missionary heroes.