(Norddeutsche Missionsgesellschaft in Bremen). Also called Bremen Mission. Organized 1836 by merger of 7 miss. unions. A miss. school was est. 1837 Hamburg. The soc. was unionistic. Stricter Luth. elements withdrew in course of time. Missionaries were sent to India and New Zealand 1842, W Afr. 1847, Jap. 1953.
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