Author: Beryl J. Young.
An account of the ways the truth of the Scriptures became established in New Zealand and Australia in the earliest decades of their establishment. Dealing generally up to about the 1880's.
Modern gardeners use fertilizers to raise their seed. Throughout this book the role of "Christendom Astray" by Robert Roberts is shown to be preeminent in establishing the word of God. The book is copiously illustrated by the inclusion of many photographs and maps and has a 3 page index of brothers and sisters and the places they lived.
The ecclesias discussed in the book include:
NEW ZEALAND: Auckland, Mercer, Napier, Wanganui, Wellington, Christchurch, Timaru ,Dunedin - Port Chalmers, Caversham, Green Island and Abbotsford, Mataura, Balclutha, Invercargill and Riverton.
AUSTRALIA: Gatton, Ipswich, Sydney, Burrawang, Beechworth, Buckland, Wangdiligong, Melbourne, Warrnambool, Trafalgar, Bendigo and Goolwa.
The author sis. Beryl Young is from the Holmes family who accepted the truth in the mid 1860's. She has spent most of her life in New Zealand and in later years moved to Brisbane, Australia.