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Western learning and Christianity in China

Western learning and Christianity in China

the contribution and impact of Johann Adam Schall von Bell, 1592-1666

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Published by China-Zentrum, Monumenta Serica Institute, Steyler Verlag in Sankt Augustin, Nettetal, Germany .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Schall von Bell, Johann Adam, 1592?-1666 -- Congresses.,
    • Jesuits -- China -- History -- Congresses.,
    • China -- Church history -- Congresses.,
    • China -- Civilization -- Western influences -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesContribution and impact of Johann Adam Schall von Bell, 1592-1666
      Statementedited by Roman Malek.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesMonumenta serica monograph series,, 35
      ContributionsMalek, Roman, 1951-, International Schall Symposium (1992 : Sankt Augustin, Germany)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1285 .W47 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (1259 p.) :
      Number of Pages1259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL90892M
      ISBN 103805004095
      LC Control Number99200566
      OCLC/WorldCa40676966

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() The two volumes present the proceedings of the international conference held in Sankt Augustin incommemorating of the four hundredth birthday of the German-born Jesuit China missionary Johann Adam Schall von Bell. Get this from a library. Western learning and Christianity in China: the contribution and impact of Johann Adam Schall von Bell, [Roman Malek; Monumenta Serica Institute.; China-Zentrum (Sankt Augustin, Germany);] -- Contains proceedings of the International Schall Symposium, held in Sankt Augustin in May Christianity in China appeared in the 7th century, during the Tang dynasty, but did not take root until it was reintroduced in the 16th century by Jesuit missionaries.

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Now in its second edition, revised and extended through Deng Xiaoping and Jiang Zemin–era China, this classic volume remains unrivaled for its wide selection of source readings on. Video created by Yale University for the course "A Journey through Western Christianity: from Persecuted Faith to Global Religion ( - ) ".

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The Contribution and ImpactMalek, Roman [Ed.], = 34 Der Abbruch des Turmbaus. Christianity is all kinds of screwed up.

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