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Anglican Women and Social Service in Hong Kong: Historical Contributions and Continuing Legacy

Jane Lee

in Christian Women in Chinese Society: The Anglican Story

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9789888455928
eISBN:
9789888455379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888455928.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter explores the contribution of Anglican women, Chinese and British, in the promotion of welfare for women and children in Hong Kong from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. The ... More


Into the ‘Chinese Century’

Stuart Wolfendale

in Imperial to International: A History of St John's Cathedral Hong Kong

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9789888139873
eISBN:
9789888180738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139873.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

The resumption of sovereignty over Hong Kong by China in 1997 was smooth for the Christian denominations in Hong Kong. Hong Kong became an independent Anglican province, and Paul Kwong, the Bishop of ... More


Deaconesses in the South China Missions of the Church Missionary Society (CMS), 1922–1951

Peter Cunich

Wai Ching Angela Wong and Patricia P. K. Chiu (eds)

in Christian Women in Chinese Society: The Anglican Story

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9789888455928
eISBN:
9789888455379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888455928.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

The ancient Christian order of deaconess, reintroduced into the northern European churches from the 1830s, had grown to include nearly 60,000 women around the world by the 1950s. The Church of ... More


Contextualization and the Chinese Anglican Parish: A Case Study of St. Mary’s Church, Hong Kong (1912–41)

Philip L. WICKERI and Ruiwen CHEN

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Ruiwen Chen and Philip Wickeri adopt a “contextualization” approach to parish history in their study of the first three decades of St. Mary’s in Chapter 7. They consider the role of both clergy and ... More


Rethinking Church through the Book of Common Prayer in Late Qing and Early Republican China

Chloë STARR

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

In Chapter 4, Chlöe Starr explores how the BCP helped to shape debates on theology, identity, and practice in the Church. Focusing on the landmark edition of the Chinese BCP by John Burdon and Samuel ... More


An Analysis of the Compilation and Writing of the Book of Common Prayer in the Chung Hua Sheng Kung Hui

Feng GUO

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Feng Guo takes the discussion into the twentieth century and the mandate to produce a Chinese BCP for the use of the whole Church. In Chapter 5, he addresses the question of why a CHSKH Prayer Book ... More


R. O. Hall and the Christian Study Centre on Chinese Religion

Fuk-tsang YING

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Fuk-tsang Ying analyzes, in Chapter 3, focuses on Bishop R. O. Hall’s pioneering work for the Christian Study Centre on Chinese Religion in Shatin, Hong Kong. Hall was Hong Kong’s longest serving ... More


T. C. Chao and the Sheng Kung Hui: With Particular Emphasis on Theology, as Exemplified by His Later Soteriology

Yongtao CHEN

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

In Chapter 9, Yongtao Chen contends that the Anglican tradition contributed to T. C. Chao’s rediscovered sense of churchmanship. His chapter offers a detailed theological study of Chao’s doctrine of ... More


Female Education and the Early Development of St. Stephen’s Church, Hong Kong (1865–1900s)

Patricia P. K. CHIU

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

In Chapter 2, Patricia P. K. Chiu presents a detailed study of women’s education in relationship to a particular church in Hong Kong in the second half of the nineteenth century. She discusses the ... More


The Ordination and Ministry of Li Tim Oi: A Historical Perspective on a Singular Event

Philip L. Wickeri

in Christian Women in Chinese Society: The Anglican Story

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9789888455928
eISBN:
9789888455379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888455928.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

The ordination to the priesthood of Florence Li Tim Oi (1907–1992) in 1944 was an extraordinary event. She became the first woman priest in the Anglican communion but from the very beginning her ... More


Christian Women in Chinese Society: The Anglican Story

Wai Ching Angela Wong and Patricia P. K. Chiu (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9789888455928
eISBN:
9789888455379
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888455928.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This volume expands on the long-standing debates about whether Christianity is a collaborator in, or a liberating force against the oppressive patriarchal culture for women in Asia through the ... More


Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Philip L. Wickeri

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture: Essays on Anglican and Episcopal History in China focuses on a church tradition that was never very large in China, but one that has had considerable social ... More


The Protestant Episcopal China Mission and Chinese Society

Edward Yihua XU

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Chapter 1 offers a broad overview of the work of the Protestant Episcopal Church Mission and its impact on Chinese society. Yihua Xu contends that the PECM had a mission strategy aimed at the elite, ... More


Christianity and Chinese Nationalism: St. Peter’s Church in Shanghai during the War against Japan*

Qi DUAN

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

In Chapter 6, Qi Duan looks at St. Peter’s Church in Shanghai during the years of the War Against Japan. It was arguably the most important CHSKH parish in Shanghai, and the first to be ... More


Bei Zhao Nan Wei: A Study of Two Chinese Anglican Theologians in Republican China

Peter Tze Ming NG

in Christian Encounters with Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789888208388
eISBN:
9789888313259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208388.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

In Chapter 8, Peter Tze Ming Ng offers a comparative study of Chao and Francis C. M. Wei, the noted educator and later president of Central China Normal University. He shows that Chao and Wei came ... More


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