"The European reformation wasn't just a religious revival; it
was an application of biblical truth into every area of life.
Over the course of two centuries the reformers established
educational systems, developed systems of law, advanced human
rights, and planted the seeds of scientific and technological
"In some ways the continent of Africa is today where the
Europe was then: a poor, uneducated populace ruled by a small
wealthy elite, battling the twin enemies of secularism and