Who was the first missionary to affect China?
Robert Morrison, a British Protestant missionary who had been the first missionary to arrive in China in 1807, had been translating the Scripture and had compiled a Chinese-English dictionary.
What religion is banned in China?
Religions that are not permitted to exist in China like the Falun Gong or Jehovah’s witnesses are not protected by the constitution. Religious groups that are not registered by the government, like Catholics who are part of an underground church or protestant house churches, are not protected by the constitution.
Who started Christianity in the world?
Christianity originated with the ministry of Jesus, a Jewish teacher and healer who proclaimed the imminent kingdom of God and was crucified c. AD 30–33 in Jerusalem in the Roman province of Judea.
Can missionaries go to China?
Missionaries are still officially forbidden in China, and proselytizing is technically illegal. Nonetheless, more Christian activists are entering China openly. By some estimates, 10,000 foreign Christian workers now live in the country, more than half of them Americans.
Where was Hudson Taylor buried?
Hudson Taylor was a Protestant Christian missionary to China, and founder of the China Inland Mission (CIM) (now OMF International).
Rev James Hudson Taylor.
|Birth||21 May 1832 England|
|Death||3 Jun 1905 (aged 73) China|
|Burial||Xuan De Church Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China|
|Plot||Bell Tower and Memorial Garden|