Volume 21 of the Chinese Theological Review has just been published. It features articles from the recently held 8th Joint National Conference of the Standing Committees of the China Christian Council and Three-Self Patriotic Movement of Protestant Churches in China (CCC/TSPM), which met in Beijing in January, 2008.
The TSPM/CCC held a special event in their office building to pray and collect donations for victims of the Sichuan Earthquake.
A preliminary account of the toll afflicted upon church members' lives and church buildings in the disaster area.
Read the letter of condolences written by the general secretary of the World Council of Churches to President Hu Jin Tao, and also the subsequent letter sent to Dr. Kobia from Amity General Secretary Qiu Zhong Hui.
This is the English translation of the speech delivered by Amity Foundation General Secretary Qiu Zhonghui, at the important 8th National Conference of the TSPM/CCC in January 2008.
New leaders of the Chinese Protestant churches were announced on January 12th, 2008 in Beijing.
The story of Christianity in China in the modern period, told through the biography of one of its most significant and controversial leaders. Author: Philip L. Wickeri
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In China, women are increasingly prominent in leadership positions in the churches, something which is unique in Protestant churches in East Asia. This volume highlights this trend with a selection of essays and a sermon by these women theologians. Here you will find the editor's introduction to the volume, as well as subscription information and relevant contact information.
A lot of Chinese Christians have recently become rich. Their new prosperity came as an unprecedented challenge to the church in China, Rev. Gao Feng said during a talk he gave in Hannover (Germany). Donating as well as speaking out against widespread corruption and the widening gap between the rich and poor in China was the duty of Christians.