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Tibet is a province-level autonomous region of the People's Republic of China. It is a plateau region in Central Asia and the indigenous home to the Tibetan people. With an average elevation of 4,900 metres (16,000 ft), it is the highest region on Earth and is commonly referred to as the "Roof of the World."

Antonio de Andrade

1580 ~ 1634

Jesuit missionary in India and Tibet.

Affiliation: Society of Jesus  |  Other Locales:

Hippolytus Desideri

1684 ~ 1733

Jesuit scholar of Tibetan religion and culture.

Affiliation: Society of Jesus

Victor Guy Plymire

1881 ~ 1956

Missionary in Tibet, China.

Affiliations: World Assemblies of God Fellowship , Christian and Missionary Alliance

William Wallace Simpson

1869 ~ 1961

Missionary in China and Tibet with a focus on training Chinese clergy.

Affiliation: World Assemblies of God Fellowship

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