Jesus in Beijing: How Christianity Is Transforming China And Changing the Global Balance of Power

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Regnery Publishing, Nov 1, 2006 - Religion - 418 pages
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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.
 

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Review: Jesus in Beijing: How Christianity Is Transforming China And Changing the Global Balance of Power

User Review  - Tricia Culp - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book, although it was a bit dry in places. I thought the first half was the best- the history of Christianity in China through the centuries. I also enjoyed the sketches of influential ... Read full review

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User Review  - Micala Goerke - Goodreads

If you love China then th this is a must read. Read full review

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Contents

JESUS COMES TO BEIJING
5
PATHFINDERS
19
PATRIARCHS
47
UNCLES
73
AUNTS NEPHEWS AND NIECES
97
SEMINARIES TRAINING A NEW GENERATION
119
EARLY YEARS OF THE STATE CHURCH
135
AFTER THE CULTURAL REVOLUTION
161
PERSECUTION
225
ARTISTS WRITERS AND ACADEMICS
245
FOREIGNERS
265
CHINAS CHRISTIAN FUTURE?
287
DEVELOPMENTS SINCE 2003
295
UNITED APPEAL
311
NOTES
379
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
397

CHINAS JERUSALEM
179
BACK TO JERUSALEM
193
CATHOLICS
205

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About the author (2006)

David Aikman is an award-winning print and broadcast journalist, a bestselling author, and a foreign affairs commentator based in the Washington, DC, area. His wide-ranging professional achievements include a 23-year career at "TIME Magazine" and ten books. He has appeared as a commentator and guest on all the major news networks, including NBC, ABC, CNN, FOX News, and the BBC and his editorials regularly air on radio stations across the US. He lives in Virginia.

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