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|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Philip L Wickeri
|Notes:||Written by a team of internationally recognized scholars, Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture focuses on a church tradition that has never been very large in China but that has had considerable social and religious influence. Themes of the book include questions of church, society and education, the Prayer Book in Chinese, parish histories, and theology. Taken together, the nine chapters and the introduction offer a comprehensive assessment of the Anglican experience in China and its missionary background. Historical topics range from macro to micro levels, beginning with an introductory.|
|Description:||1 online resource (255 pages).|
|Contents:||Series page; Contents; Series Introduction; Contributors; Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; Society, Education, and Culture; 1. The Protestant Episcopal China Mission and Chinese Society; 2. Female Education and the Early Development of St. Stephen's Church, Hong Kong (1865-1900s); 3. R.O. Hall and the Christian Study Centre on Chinese Religion; The Prayer Book; 4. Rethinking Church through the Book of Common Prayer in Late Qing and Early Republican China. 5. An Analysis of the Compilation and Writing of the Book of Common Prayer in the Chung Hua Sheng Kung HuiParishes; 6. Christianity and Chinese Nationalism; 7. Contextualization and the Chinese Anglican Parish; Theology; 8. Bei Zhao Nan Wei; 9. T.C. Chao and the Sheng Kung Hui; Appendix 1. The Succession of Anglican and Episcopal Bishops in China, 1844-2014; Appendix 2. Timeline of Anglican-Episcopal History in China; Selected Bibliography; Index.|
|Series Title:||Sheng Kung Hui: Historical Studies of Anglican Christianity in China|
- Episcopal Church -- Missions -- China -- History.
- Church of England -- Missions -- China -- History.
- Anglican Communion -- China -- History.
- China -- Church history.
- RELIGION -- Christianity -- History.
- RELIGION -- Christianity -- Anglican.
- Church of England.
- Episcopal Church.
- Anglican Communion.