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Published by Society for promoting Christian knowledge in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Missions -- China

Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 930 p. :
Number of Pages930
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15414254M

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Protestant missionaries were indirectly responsible for the Taiping Rebellion, which convulsed southern and central China from to Experiencing a severe mental disturbance after a series of failed imperial examinations, the scholar Hong Xiuquan had a dream which he interpreted in light of the page Liang Fa tract given to him years before. This timeline of Christian missions chronicles the global expansion of Christianity through a listing of the most who will later write a history of Jesuit activity With world attention focused on the anti-Western Boxer Rebellion, American Protestants made missions to China a high priority. They supported missionaries in , more. May 05,  · The massive A History of Christian Missions in China remains a substantial piece of work despite the years since it was written. Starting with the religious background of China, Latourette probes why Christianity appealed to the Chinese and then launches into a detailed history of its development. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

Christianity - Christianity - The history of Christian missions: The Christian mission, the church, and Christianity—each distinguishable, but inseparably related—have experienced four major transitions in their history. The new missionary faith made its first major transition as it emerged from Palestine and spread throughout the Mediterranean world. A History of Christian Missions was written by Stephen Neill in It was revised by Owen Chadwick in Roughly the first half of the book covers the expansion of /5. Study Christianity’s entire history in China—from St. Thomas the Apostle to the Qing Dynasty and the Boxer Rebellion. Learn how Christianity originally came to China and how Christian missionaries dramatically impacted the nation with medical missions in the eighteenth and nineteenth century. Relive the tumultuous era of the Qing Dynasty and examine how missionaries responded to numerous. May 01,  · Starting with the religious background of China, Latourette probes why Christianity appealed to the Chinese and then launches into a detailed history of its development. He considers how Christianity began before and coped under the Mongol Dynasty and then the incursion of the Roman Catholic rolf-luettecke.com: Kenneth Scott Latourette.

A Christian mission is an organized effort to spread Christianity to new converts. Missions involve sending individuals and groups, called missionaries, across boundaries, most commonly geographical boundaries, to carry on evangelism or other activities, such as educational or hospital rolf-luettecke.commes individuals are sent and are called missionaries. Jan 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of A History of Christian Missions (the book by Stephen Neill. A History of Christian Missions traces the expansion of Christianity from its origins in the Middle East to Rome, the rest of Europe and the colonial world, and Free shipping over $/5(6). A History of Christian Missions in China, Volume 1 Baptist Bishop Boxer British Broomhall Buddhism Canton Catholic Missions Century of Protestant Chekiang Chihli China Inland Mission China Mission Hand-book Chinese Christians Chinese Recorder Chris Christian Association Christian community Christian Occupation Church Missionary Society. Feb 24,  · A New History of Christianity in China, by Daniel Bays () 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. 2.