Religion: The Salvation Army

Simultaneously with the arrival of its English General upon this Continent, there was published last week the findings of an investigation into the Salvation Army. Reading this report and reviewing the life of his immediate family, General W. Bramwell Booth might have noted the following:

Origin. General Booth's father, William, left the Methodist ministry in 1865 in order to succor the lost sheep of London's East End. Thirteen years later, William and his wife Catherine* whipped their missions into a military organization. Their Army grew phenomenally as it advanced from post to post....

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