Christianity in China
Christianity in China has a history going back to the 7th century during the Tang dynasty. Today, it comprises Catholics, Protestants, and a small number of Orthodox Christians. Although its lineage i...
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Chinese terms for God
The oldest records of the term Westerners translate as "God", "Most High God", "Greatest Lord" appear to exist in the earliest documents of Chinese literature as Shàngdì (上帝, pinyin: Shàng+dì, literal...
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Nestorianism in China
The Church of the East or Nestorian Church had a presence in China during two periods: first from the 7th through the 10th century, and later during the Mongol Yuan Dynasty in the 13th and 14th centur...
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Christianity among the Mongols
In modern times the Mongols are primarily Buddhist, but in previous eras, especially during the time of the Mongol empire (13th–14th centuries), they were primarily shamanist and had a substanti...
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Jesuit China missions
The history of the missions of the Jesuits in China is part of the history of relations between China and the Western world. The missionary efforts and other work of the Society of Jesus, or Jesuits, ...
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19th Century Protestant Missions in China
In the early 19th century, Western colonial expansion occurred at the same time as an evangelical revival (often called the Second Great Awakening) throughout the English-speaking world, leading to mo...
Lianghui
Lianghui (simplified Chinese: 两会; traditional Chinese: 兩會; pinyin: Liǎnghuì; Wade–Giles: Liang Hui; literally: "two meetings") is a common Mandarin Chinese abbreviation for the ann...
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Chinese Orthodox Church
The Chinese Autonomous Orthodox Church (Chinese: 中华东正教会; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Dōngzhèngjiàohuì) is an autonomous Eastern Orthodox church in China. It was granted autonomy by its mother church, the...
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Christianity in Hong Kong
Christianity has been in Hong Kong since 1841. Of about 843,000 Christians in Hong Kong, most of them are Protestant or Roman Catholic. Christianity is common amongst Hong Kongers, especially in compa...
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Religion in Macau
Religion in Macau is represented predominantly by Chinese folk religions and Buddhism. During the period in which the city was under Portuguese rule (1557–1999) the Catholic Church became one of the d...
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Christianity in Mongolia
Christianity in Mongolia is a minority religion. Accounts of the exact number of Christians vary as no nationwide statistics have been released. As of 2005, the United States Department of State repor...
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Religion in Tibet
The main religion of Tibet has been Buddhism since its outspread in the 8th century AD. Before the arrival of Buddhism, the main religion here was an indigenous shamanist religion, Bön, which now co...
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Bible translations into Chinese
Bible translations into Chinese include translations of the whole or parts of the Bible into any of the levels and varieties of the Chinese language. Publication of early or partial translations bega...
Bible translations into Chinese - Wikipedia
Catholicism in China
Roman Catholicism in China (called Tiānzhǔ jiào, 天主教, literally, "Religion of the Lord of Heaven", after the term for God traditionally used in Chinese by Catholics) has a long and complicated history...