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Christianity in China

Christianity in China

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Published by Centre of Asian Studies, University of Hong Kong in [Hong Kong] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity -- China -- Congresses.,
    • China -- Church history -- 20th century -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesJidu xin yang zai Zhongguo.
      Statementedited by Beatrice Leung, John D. Young.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesCentre of Asian Studies occasional papers and monographs,, no. 108
      ContributionsLeung, Beatrice., Young, John D., University of Hong Kong. Centre of Asian Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1288 .C495 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 323 p. ;
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL843005M
      LC Control Number95120659
      OCLC/WorldCa31222503

      History of Christianity in China- 中國基督教歷史 (中国基督教历史) Undoubtedly, Buddhism has been the most popular religion in China. The evolution of religions in China, however, being influenced by Ancestor Worship, Taoism and Confucianism was quite complicated.


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