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Paget Wilkes

(1871—1934)


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(1871–1934),

missionary. In 1897 he sailed for Japan under the CMS. Here he formed the idea of a Japanese Evangelistic Band which, free of ecclesiastical organization, would be directed towards aggressive evangelism; in 1903 the ‘One by One Band’ of Japan was established, with its centre at Kobe. Wilkes spent all his active life in Japan.

Subjects: Christianity.


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