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John Campanius & his Lenape Translation

This Day in History:  February 15th, 1643 “John Campanius, Lutheran pastor and missionary to the (Algonquin) Indians, arrived in America (New Sweden on the Delaware River).”  Campanius worked with the Algonquins several years before John Eliot did. He also “translated Luther’s Shorter Catechism into the Lenni Lenape tongue”.  Take a look at my work on the Algonquin New Testament on my web page at the following link:  Click Here

Sources: www.christianhistoryinstitute.org/today/02/15/ & http://www.christianity.com/church/church-history/timeline/1601-1700/john-campanius-achieved-firsts-in-america-11630105.html