Jim Elliot students make the most of film about namesake
Jim Elliot 2005 graduate Dan Howen points out some people he and his family had videotaped on their trip to Equador after all the Jim Elliot students had returned to school from previewing the new movie "End of the Spear" earlier Friday. The movie is a true story based on the life and death of Jim Elliot. (Angelina Gervasi/News-Sentinel)
Posted: Friday, January 20, 2006 10:00 pm
January 8, 1956, Ecuador.
That was the day five Christian missionaries, including Jim
Elliot and Nate Saint, were killed by members of the Huaroni Indian
tribe. Their mutilated bodies were found shortly after the
massacre, but there were few witnesses to their final moments.
Friday, January 20, 2006 10:00 pm.