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Christianity in China

Christianity in China

early Protestant missionary writings

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Published by Published by the Committee on American-East Asian Relations of the Dept. of History in collaboration with the Council on East Asian Studies/Harvard University, Distributed by the Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Missions -- China -- Sources.,
    • Protestant churches -- China -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.,
    • China -- Church history -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Suzanne Wilson Barnett and John King Fairbank.
      SeriesHarvard studies in American-East Asian relations ;, 9
      ContributionsBarnett, Suzanne Wilson, 1940-, Fairbank, John King, 1907-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV3415.2 .C54 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 237 p. ;
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2855117M
      ISBN 100674128818
      LC Control Number84017593

      The book at hand contains papers that were given in a very special theological conference, “Christianity and Chinese Culture: a Sino-Nordic Conference on Chinese Contextual Theology,” held in Lapland, Finland, August , Most of the book, however, focuses on modern Christianity in China, especially the fine divide between official and unofficial Protestant and Catholic churches, and on the political possibilities.

      A New History of Christianity in China, written by one of the world's the leading writers on Christianity in China, looks at Christianity's long history in China, its extraordinarily rapid rise in the last half of the twentieth century, and charts its future direction.5/5(1). Professor Lian’s research is focused on China’s modern encounter with Christianity. His first book, The Conversion of Missionaries (), is a critical study of American Protestant missions against the backdrop of rising Chinese nationalism in the early twentieth century. His second book, Redeemed by Fire: The Rise of Popular Christianity in Modern China (), winner of the.

      Jun 11,  · Surviving the State, Remaking the Church by Dr. Li Ma and Jin Li offers remarkable light on Christianity in China today. The book provides insight into the growth of Chinese Christianity within the cultural, political, and commercial context of the tumultuous changes since Christian missionaries in China have been viewed as agents of Western imperialist values. Yang Huilin, leading scholar of Sino-Christian studies, has dedicated himself to re-evaluating the history of Christianity in China and sifting through intellectual and religious results of missionary efforts in China.


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