Jesus in Beijing: How Christianity is Transforming China and Changing the Global Balance of Power / Edition 1

Jesus in Beijing: How Christianity is Transforming China and Changing the Global Balance of Power / Edition 1

by David Aikman
     
 


Politics are being transformed by religion, namely in China—within the next thirty years, one-third of this potential superpower could be Christian.

If this religious transformation occurs, China would be one of the largest Christian nations in the world.

David Aikman, former Beijing bureau chief for Time, unveils this spiritual revolution,

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Overview


Politics are being transformed by religion, namely in China—within the next thirty years, one-third of this potential superpower could be Christian.

If this religious transformation occurs, China would be one of the largest Christian nations in the world.

David Aikman, former Beijing bureau chief for Time, unveils this spiritual revolution, detailing the impending political-religious conversion of the People’s Republic of China and potential overthrow of its Communist Party through Jesus in Beijing: How Christianity is Transforming and Changing the Global Balance of Power.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780895261281
Publisher:
Regnery Publishing
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.33(w) x 9.31(h) x 1.15(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
Ch. 1Jesus Comes to Beijing5
Ch. 2Pathfinders19
Ch. 3Patriarchs47
Ch. 4Uncles73
Ch. 5Aunts, Nephews, and Nieces97
Ch. 6Seminaries: Training a New Generation119
Ch. 7Early Years of the "State Church"135
Ch. 8After the Cultural Revolution161
Ch. 9China's "Jerusalem"179
Ch. 10Back to Jerusalem193
Ch. 11Catholics207
Ch. 12Persecution227
Ch. 13Artists, Writers, and Academics245
Ch. 14Foreigners263
Ch. 15China's Christian Future?285
Appendixes293
Notes309
Acknowledgments323
Index327

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