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Kamm, Joseph Carel

(Jozef Kam; ca. 1769–1833). “Apostle to the Moluccas”; b. 's Hertogenbosch (Fr.: Bois-le-Duc), Neth.; influenced as child by Moravian Brethren (see Moravian Church, 3); educ. Netherlands* Miss. Soc. institute at Berkel, near Rotterdam, and LMS sem. at Gosport, Eng.; sent by Neth. Miss. Soc. with help of LMS to Indonesia; active there ca. 1814–33. Effected renewal of the ch. by emphasizing its native character and the training of native ministers.

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