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Shantung : the sacred province of China in some of its aspects

being a collection of articles relating to Shantung, including brief histories with statistics, etc., of the Catholic and Protestant missions and life-sketches of Protestant martyrs, pioneers, and veterans connected with the province

by Forsyth, Robert Coventry

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Published by Christian Literature Society in Shanghai .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese -- Missions -- Shantung.,
  • Missionaries -- China -- Shantung.,
  • Shantung Province (China)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled and edited by Robert Coventry Forsyth.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 427 p., [34] leaves of plates:
    Number of Pages427
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17988941M
    LC Control Number13000015

      2. Internalization of Li transforms life into living as sacred experience. An individuals life is "choreographed" by Li; "Its steps have been indicated. There is a precedence for every act" (Huston Smith, The Illustrated World's Religions, , p. ). New Forces in Old China Its easy to link to paragraphs in the Full Text Archive If this page contains some material that you want to link to but you don't want your visitors to have to scroll down the whole page just hover your mouse over the relevent paragraph and click the bookmark icon that appears to the left of it.

    Some by-products of missions, (New York, Cincinnati, The Methodist book concern, []), by Isaac Taylor Headland (page images at HathiTrust) Christian students and world problems; report of the ninth international convention of the Student volunteer movement for foreign missions, Indianapolis, Indiana, Decem , to January 1, The British established their first treaty ports in China at the conclusion of the First Opium War by the Treaty of Nanking in As well as ceding the island of Hong Kong to the United Kingdom in perpetuity, the treaty also established five treaty ports at Shanghai, Canton (), Ningpo (), Fuchow (), and Amoy ().The following year the Chinese and British signed the Treaty of the .

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Shantung, The Sacred Province of China, In Some of Its Aspects. The work is a detailed account of the history of Christian Missionary activity in the Shantung (Shandong) province in China.

The book includes a first section containing chapters of overview and introduction to the general history of the province, as well its society, culture.

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Shantung (China): a general outline of the geography and history of the provicnce; a sketch of its missions; and notes of a journey to the tomb of Confucius.

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The religious firmament of ancient China was far extensive. The Chinese were worshippers of nature. They worshipped the earth, heaven, sun, moon, stars and other aspects of nature. The earth god was named as ‘Si’ and the god of crops as ‘Chi’ by the Chinese.

‘Shangti’ was another famous god of the Chinese. Full text of "Calvin Wilson Mateer, forty-five years a missionary in Shantung, China; a biography" See other formats.

A new edition of the T'ung Chih, the general Annals and Topography of the whole Province of Shantung, is at present in course of preparation at the capital; and to this work each of the magistracies will be required to contribute its quota of information.

If the work is brought up to recent times it will be interesting to read its account of. K'ung Fu Tzu (commonly pronounced Confucius in English) was born in BCE in the state of Lu (modern day Shantung Province).

He lived during the Chou dynasty, and era known for its moral laxity. Later in life, he wandered through many states of China, giving advice to their rulers.

He accumulated a small band of students during this time. Ancient Egypt was a civilization of ancient Northeastern Africa, concentrated along the lower reaches of the Nile River in the place which is now the country is one of six historic civilizations to arise independently.

Egyptian civilization followed prehistoric Egypt and coalesced around BC (according to conventional Egyptian chronology) with the political. The translators, missionaries themselves I believe, tell us in the preface that the book in the original came into the hands of the missionaries in Teng-chow, in the province of Shantung, inand that it was regarded- very justly, I think – as of too much importance to be withheld from the foreign public, believing, as we do, that it is.

In the scientific excavations of the Academia Sinica at early Chou and pre-Chou sites in North China only cowries were found The excavations at Ch'üng-tzǔ-yai in eastern Shantung produced only a broken handle from an early knife coin Ming knives were unearthed among old remains in I county of Hopeh Province by an expedition led by Ma.

The Catholic Church in China (called Tiānzhǔ Jiào, 天主敎, literally, "Religion of the Lord of Heaven", after the term for God traditionally used in Chinese by Catholics) has a long and complicated ianity has existed in China in various forms since at least the Tang Dynasty in the 8th century AD.

Following the takeover by the Communist Party of China. The history of the Shaolin Temples with its fighting monks has been a very long, exciting, and honored tradition with much political h the ages, the Shaolin Temples (north and south) have been built, burned down, and rebuilt many times.

Even so, through all its tribulations, it has never ceased to be a training grounds and holy place for the monks. Confucianism (rujiao) is a way of life taught by Confucius (Kong Fuzi) in China in the 6th-5th century BCE and the rituals and traditions associated with mes viewed as a philosophy, sometimes as a religion, Confucianism is perhaps best understood as an all-encompassing humanism that is compatible with other forms of nts: million.The first date which can be assigned with precision in Chinese history is that of an eclipse of the sun in B.C.

[2] There is no reason to doubt the general correctness of the records for considerably earlier times, but their exact chronology cannot be fixed. At this period, the Chou dynasty, which fell in B.C.

and is supposed to have begun in B.C., was already .