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Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism (T&t Clark)

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Published by T. & T. Clark Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity,
  • Theology,
  • China,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Biography,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Missionaries,
  • Protestantism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7853875M
    ISBN 100567031780
    ISBN 109780567031785


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Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism (T&t Clark) by Christopher Hancock Download PDF EPUB FB2

Robert Morrison: The Birth of Chinese Protestantism is a brief, accessible life of the pioneer Protestant missionary, Robert Morrison (), who arrived in China in Morrison masterminded translation and production of the first Chinese Bible and a series of other Christian texts in by: 7. Get this from a library.

Robert Morrison and the birth of Chinese Protestantism. [Christopher Hancock] -- Morrison arrived in China in and masterminded the translation and production of the first Chinese Bible in Mandarin.

Robert Morrison: The Birth of Chinese Protestantism is a brief, accessible life of the pioneer Protestant missionary, Robert Morrison (17 /5(2).

Sent alone to China by the London Missionary Society inRobert Morrison (–) was one of the earliest Protestant missionaries in East Asia. During some 27 years in China, Macau and Malacca, he worked as a translator for the East India Company and founded an academy for converts and missionaries; independently, he translated the New Testament into Chinese and.

Robert Morrison and the Protestant Plan for China Book Description: Sent alone to China by the London Missionary Society inRobert Morrison (–). Seitz, Jonathan A. 'Book review of Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism'. Social Sciences and Missions 22 (): nian Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism book liangben xifang dilishu – Xiyou diqiu Author: Limin Bai.

Robert Morrison, FRS (5 January – 1 August ), was an Anglo-Scottish Protestant missionary to Portuguese Macao, Qing-era Guangdong, and Dutch Malacca, who was also a pioneering sinologist, lexicographer, and translator considered the "Father of Anglo-Chinese Literature".

Morrison, a Presbyterian preacher, is most notable for his work in China. After twenty-five years of work he Born: 5 JanuaryMorpeth, Northumberland, England.

Morrison, Robert () Pioneer Protestant missionary to China. Morrison was born in Buller’s Green, Morpeth, Northumberland, England, and grew up at Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Following a rudimentary education, he was apprenticed to his father as a last and boot-tree maker. He joined the Presbyterian Church in   Shareable Link.

Use the link below to share a full-text version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Learn more. 4 Robert Morrison and the Protestant Plan for China under which her two-volume text was composed.

Such a description is provided in the following section. Th e current project, therefore, has a critical objective: to analyse Morrison through the lens of his missionary training.

Th is is an approach that has not pre-viously been considered. Memoirs of the life and labours of Robert Morrison (Vol.2) London: Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans. -University of Hong Kong Libraries, Digital Initiatives, China Through Western Eyes; Hancock, Christopher (), Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism (T&T Clark).

William Milne (April – 2 June ) was the second Protestant missionary sent by the London Missionary Society to China, after his colleague, Robert Morrison. Milne served as pastor of Christ Church, Malacca, a member of Ultra-Ganges Mission, the first Principal of Anglo-Chinese College, and chief editor of two missionary magazines: Indo-Chinese Gleaner (English), and Chinese Monthly Born: AprilKennethmont, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

44 Idem, ‘Shanfen jiahen lun’ [‘Worshipping at the tombs’], in Shentien daosui jichuan [Miscellaneous essays], Malaccaas cited in Su Ching, ‘Malixun de zhongwen yinshua chuban huodong’ [‘Robert Morrison and his Chinese printing and publication’], in Su Ching, Malixun yu zhongwen yinshua chuban [Robert Morrison and Chinese Author: Fuk-Tsang Ying.

Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism by Christopher Hancock (T&T Clark, ) Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism is a detailed biography of the life and ministry of the first Protestant missionary to China, Robert Morrison. Hancock’s work aims to provide an up-close account of Morrison based upon an.

The arrival of missionary Robert Morrison () to China in marked the introduction of Protestantism and the fourth major entrance of Christianity to China.

Coinciding with the most violent period of expansion into Asia by all the Western imperialist nations, the Protestant missionary movement remained in China for almost years. The first generation of Protestant missionaries sent to the China mission, such as Robert Morrison and William Milne, were mostly translators, committing most of their time and energy to language studies, Scripture translation, writing grammar books and compiling dictionaries, as well as printing and distributing bibles and other Christian materials.

With little instruction, limited resources Author: Clement Tsz Ming Tong. Christopher Hancock, Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism (London: T&T Clark/ Continuum, £ pp. ISBN: ) Show all authorsAuthor: Paul Hedges. Sent alone to China by the London Missionary Society inRobert Morrison (–) was one of the earliest Protestant missionaries in East Asia.

During some 27 years in China, Macau and Malacca, he worked as a translator for the East India Company and founded an academy for converts and missionaries; independently, he translated the Cited by: 4.

Get this from a library. Robert Morrison and the Protestant plan for China. [Christopher Allen Daily] -- Annotation Sent alone to China by the London Missionary Society inRobert Morrison was one of the earliest Protestant missionaries in East Asia.

During some 27 years in China, Macau and. Robert Morrison, FRS (5 januaro - 1 aŭgusto ), estis Anglo [1] - la skota [2] Protestanta misiisto al portugala Macao, Qing-epoko Gŭangdongo, kaj nederlanda Malako, kiu ankaŭ estis pionira ĉinologo, leksikografo, kaj tradukisto.

Morrison, presbiterkristana predikisto, estas plej rimarkinda pro lia laboro en Ĉinio. Post dudek kvin jaroj da laboro li tradukis la tutan Biblion en. Ride, LT Robert Morrison: the scholar and the man. In: Illustrated Catalogue of the Exhibition to Commemorate the th Anniversary of Dr Robert Morrison Held in the Fung Ping Shan Chinese Section of the University Library, Sept 4th −18th,and opened by H E The Chancellor of the University of Hong Kong Sir Alexander : Louis Fu.

The first Protestant missionary to China, Robert Morrison, traveled there in on behalf of the London Missionary Society and translated the Bible [PDF] into Mandarin. In the mid-nineteenth.

John Robert Morrison (Chinese: 馬儒翰; Macau, Ap - Aug ) was the second son and third child of Robert Morrison's marriage to Mary Morton. He was a translator, diplomat and missionary in China and the Far East, most closely associated with Canton (Guangzhou) and Hong Robert acted as a translator during the negotiation of the Treaty of Nanking and was.

Full text of "Robert Morrison [microform]: a master-builder" See other formats. Hancock, Christopher (), Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism (T&T Clark). Notes ^ Cross-cultural Paul: journeys to others, journeys to ourselves by Charles H. Cosgrove, Herold Weiss, Khiok-Khng Yeo, Wm.

Eerdmans Press, Michigan,page Though the LMS accepted Morrison’s request, it took six years for the LMS to send William and Rachel Cowie Milne to China (Hancock, Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism, 88–90).

24 Morrison, Memoirs of the Life and Labours of Robert Morrison, 25 Hancock, Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism, The first major cultural study to focus exclusively on this decisive period in modern British-Chinese relations.

Based on extensive archival investigations, Peter J. Kitson shows how British knowledge of China was constructed from the writings and translations of a diverse range of missionaries, diplomats, travellers, traders, and literary men and women during the Romantic by: Book Review: A Pioneer for His Time or Ours?Christopher Hancock, Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism (London: T&T Clark/ Continuum, £ pp.

ISBN:. Influences and History. Return to China Page and Main Menu Bibliography Index. A translation of the ancient Chinese The book of burial (Zang shu). (trans. Zhang Juwen). Lewiston: E. Mellen Press, Robert Morrison and the birth of Chinese Protestantism.

New York: T. & T. Clark Publishers, The first chapter, by Christopher Hancock, is on Robert Morrison, a thinly educated son of Scots Presbyterians who converted during the Evangelical Revival and made his Author: Peter Leithart.

Robert Morrison. By the early s But by when the Taipings added to Scripture with The Book of Heaven-Commanded Edicts, it became clear that the Taipings were not orthodox Christians. Robert Morrison and the Birth of CHinese Protestantism (New York, NY: T&T Clark, ), Bays, The Origins of the Modern Chinese Press: The Influence of the Protestant Missionary Press in Late Qing China (Routledge Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia) Xiantao Zhang This book traces the emergence of the modern Chinese press from its origins in the western Christian missionary press in the late nineteenth century.

Bays, in his introduction to “A New History of Christianity in China” notes that he and other scholars have recognized that this important subject of Chinese Christianity has been a relatively understudied subject. What Bays sought to do in his book was not only to document and explore what the foreign missionaries did in China but also to look more closely at the subsequent picture of the.

Christopher Hancock, Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism, and, Jean-Pierre Charbonnier, Christians in China A.D. to ’ Reviewed by P.H. Brazier. REVIEWS. Eric Gregory, Politics and the Order of Love: An Augustinian Ethic of Democratic Citizenship. Reviewed by Amos Yong. Hancock, Christopher: Robert Morrison and the Birth of Chinese Protestantism.

Morrison arrived in China inproduced the first Protestant Chinese Bible and laid the foundation for the Chinese Protestant Church. He died in and is buried in Macau in the Protestant Cemetery.

***** Harney, Alexandra - The China Price () ***. Full text of "Memoirs of the life and labours Robert Morrison " See other formats. Modernism in Christian theology. As the more radical implications of the scientific and cultural influences of the Enlightenment began to be felt in the Protestant churches, especially in the 19th century, Liberal Christianity, exemplified especially by numerous theologians in Germany in the 19th century, sought to bring the churches alongside of the broad revolution that modernism represented.

Idolatry by Stephen C Barton,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(1). Ina group of four people (Walter Henry Medhurst, Charles Gutzlaff, Elijah Coleman Bridgman, and John Robert Morrison) cooperated to translate the Bible into Chinese. The translation of the Hebrew part was done mostly by Gutzlaff, with the exception that the Pentateuch and the book of Joshua were done by the group collectively.

In recent times, Christianity, in particular Protestantism, was brought to China by Robert Morrison in the previous century, in Since that time many Western missionaries came to China, and they started to translate the Bible into Chinese.

Today the Mandarin Union Version that we have in our hands is one of the best translations in the world. Movement.” In Pentecostal Currents in American Protestantism, ed. Edith Blum-hofer, Russell Spittler, and Grant Wacker, pp. 50– Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, Bays, Daniel H.

“The Soong Family and the Chinese Protestant Christian Commu-nity.” In Madame Chiang Kaishek and her China, ed. Samuel C. Chu, pp. 22–Buddhism in the West (or more narrowly Western Buddhism) broadly encompasses the knowledge and practice of Buddhism outside of Asia in the Western onal intersections between Western civilization and the Buddhist world have been occurring for thousands of years.

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