Download e-book for iPad: A Passion for China: Norwegian Mission to China until 1949 by Tormod Engelsviken,Notto R Thelle,Knut Edvard Larsen

By Tormod Engelsviken,Notto R Thelle,Knut Edvard Larsen

Protestant Western project to China because Robert Morrison arrived in Macao in 1807 till Mao Zedong’s Communist revolution 1949 has been debatable, no longer least in China. whilst the missionaries after 1949 have been expelled from China, the professional chinese language background didn't go away them a lot honour. They have been seen as lackeys of Western imperialism propagating a faith that used to be “feudal superstition” and which might finally disappear in a Communist society. but, this present day the view of the missionaries is altering in chinese language historiography. This e-book is an try to current a few facets of the many-faceted Norwegian Protestant venture to China in the course of the 60 years from approximately 1890 to 1949. one of the topics which are handled within the ten chapters are the historical past of missionaries and their motivation for venture to China, the non-public courting among the missionaries and the chinese language, missionary contributions to contextual chinese language preaching, liturgy and hymns, missionaries as tools of revival, and social justice and women’s rights. The publication can also be a tribute to all of the women and men who gave their lives to the undertaking to China and to the thousands of Christians of China who've persisted in the course of not easy occasions until eventually today.

Show description

Read or Download A Passion for China: Norwegian Mission to China until 1949 PDF

Similar evangelism books

New PDF release: Awakening The Slumbering Spirit: Move from Lukewarm to

Have you longed to do whatever nice for God, yet lacked the facility to place “feet” on your longings? have you ever attempted to beat your loss of ardour for God or the issues of God, yet felt harnessed by way of non secular lethargy? do you need to affect your international for God? This publication unveils the chance that your personal internal spirit will be slumbering…unfocused…even apathetic due to unresolved non secular concerns.

Tom Krattenmaker's The Evangelicals You Don't Know: Introducing the Next PDF

So that you have an issue with evangelical Christians? which of them? those are the provocative questions Tom Krattenmaker poses to his fellow progressives within the Evangelicals You Don’t understand. He demanding situations stereotypes approximately evangelical Christians and introduces readers to a stream of “new evangelicals” who're bringing forth a non-partisan expression of evangelicalism and growing possibilities for alliances and partnerships to develop the typical reliable.

Download PDF by E. Paul Balisky: Wolaitta Evangelists: A Study of Religious Innovation in

This learn provides the non secular dynamics of the Wolaitta Kale Heywet Church in southern Ethiopia from 1937 to 1975. at the foundation of distinct study from inside southern Ethiopia, E. Paul Balisky demonstrates that the indigenous extension of the Wolaitta Christian stream into southern Ethiopia, in the course of the instrumentality of her evangelists, helped Wolaitta regain her personal spiritual heart and next id after centuries of assorted sorts of colonialism and imperialism.

Get Programmed by God or Free to Choose?: Five-Point Calvinism PDF

Are we in truth greater than simply inert clay within the divine Potter's arms? This booklet seeks to turn out conclusively from Scripture that mankind's freedom to hunt God was once no longer retracted on the fall, and that each one humanity's sins have been borne at the move by way of the Lord Jesus Christ. The 5 issues of Calvinism below scrutiny, usually identified via their acronym, TULIP, are a résumé of doctrines formulated on the Council of Dort in 1619.

Additional info for A Passion for China: Norwegian Mission to China until 1949

Example text

Download PDF sample

A Passion for China: Norwegian Mission to China until 1949 by Tormod Engelsviken,Notto R Thelle,Knut Edvard Larsen

by Jeff

Rated 4.56 of 5 – based on 40 votes