China's Christian History

Horner, Charles
August 1997
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1997, Issue 75, p41
Traces the Christian history in China. Origin of the first sustained personal and intellectual linkages between the great civilizations of China and the West; Contributions of Italian Jesuit Matteo Ricci and his colleagues to the development of Christianity in China; Factor that reflected the relative decline of the older Catholic powers in world affairs.


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