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Chinese culture and Christianity

James Livingstone Stewart

Chinese culture and Christianity

a review of China"s religions and related systems from the Christian standpoint

by James Livingstone Stewart

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Published by F.H. Revell in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity and other religions.,
    • Philosophy, Chinese.,
    • Folklore -- China.,
    • China -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 309-311.

      Statementby James Livingstone Stewart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL1801 .S8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination316 p.
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6691814M
      LC Control Number26014278
      OCLC/WorldCa2520536

      Review of Religion and Chinese Society. Launched in , Review of Religion and Chinese Society is an international peer-reviewed journal publishes articles and book reviews in the social sciences and certain humanities articles will be in English, and Chinese . Matteo Ricci (Italian pronunciation: [matˈtɛːo ˈrittʃi]; Latin: Mattheus Riccius Maceratensis; 6 October – 11 May ), was an Italian Jesuit priest and one of the founding figures of the Jesuit China map of the world in Chinese characters introduced the findings of European exploration to East is considered a Servant of God by the Catholic utes: Chinese Confucian scholar robes holding a .

      A New History of Christianity in China By Daniel H. Bays Wiley-Blackwell, Read preview Overview Christianity and Chinese Culture By Miikka Ruokanen; Paulos Huang William B. Eerdmans, Christianity, major religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus of Nazareth in the 1st century CE. It has become the largest of the world’s religions and, geographically, the most widely diffused. Learn about the history of Christianity, its doctrines, and the major Christian traditions.

        G. Wright Doyle is English editor of the online Biographical Dictionary of Chinese Christianity (); coauthor of China: Ancient Culture, Modern Society; editor/cotranslator of Wise Man from the East: Lit-sen Chang (Zhang Lisheng); and editor of and , which feature articles and book reviews about Chinese culture and religion, especially Christianity. “Books and Culture: A Christian Review will examine the diverse disciplines that affect us all-history, philosophy, theology, politics, sociology, science, psychology, and the arts. Leading Christian thinkers and writers will provide in-depth analysis from creative and informed minds that wrestle with the larger questions of culture and.


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