First Christian missionaries that went to China
The Chinese referred to the Christian religion as this:
The Nestorians traveled on this road to get to China
Around 1600's, this Jesuit came to China to spread Catholicism.
This faith did not integrate well into Chinese culture, especially the government
This faith was very adaptable in Chinese culture
This organization wanted to adapt into the culture to survive. Other Christians accused them of syncritism
Power of the Pope
This made Chinese authorities skeptical of the Catholic faith
Main protestant denominations in China
Methodism and Presbyterianism
Presbyterians and Methodists
Established hospitals, schools, orphanages, etc.
Chinese people who chose to be Christian simply because it was a way to be higher in society
In the 1900's, they took over China from the Manchu.
Republic of China
Created in 1912, churches and religion grew greatly in this time period
foot binding- making feet smaller
concubinage- women for sex only
Chinese Communist Party
CCP wanted to destroy the conservatism of Confucianism and rid China of Western influence
birthplace of Chinese communism
One of the 12 founders of the Chinese Communist Party
This Chinese system of government followed Marxism as if it were a religion
Chiang Kai-shek of the Nationalist party
After the death of Sun Yat-sen, what military commander took over?
Nationalist party was the enemy of...?
The Long March
This was the retreat of Communist Party in China
gorilla warfare and socialization
During the Long March, Mao learned what tactics to revolt in China?
Organization that defeated Nationalist Party and established the Peoples Republic of China
Man who took over in the Peoples Republic of China and Bejeing was made the new capital
The Nationalist party still lives in this place:
Year that Peoples Republic of China was established