Guangzhou CCC & TSPM Hold Symposium on Sinicization of Christianity

By Yi Yang, November 15, 2018 09:11 AM

The symposium entitled “The Historical Progress and Local Practice of Sicinization of Christianity” was held in Guangzhou on November 9-10, 2018. (Guangzhou CCC&TSPM )

According to the Guangzhou office of the China Christian Council (CCC) & Three-Self Patriot Movement (TSPM), the symposium entitled "The Historical Progress and Local Practice of Sinicization of Christianity" was held in Guangzhou on November 9-10, 2018. 

At the opening ceremony sponsored by the provincial CCC & TSPM and South China Normal University's Study Center of Religion in South China, Rev. Feng Hao, president of the Guangzhou TSPM, hoped that the meeting would help the church in Guangzhou promote the sinicization of Christianity at a broader and deeper level.

Attended by 130 people, keynote speeches were given by professors, Zhuo Xinping, researcher at the Institute of World Religion of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and Paulos Huang from the department of philosophy at the University of Helsinki, to name a few. Topics included the concept and aim of sinicizing Christianity, a theology of soul and body, and the separation of church and state in modern society.  

- Translated by Karen Luo

Related Article

Must Read

comments powered by Disqus

More from CCD

Zhejiang Ordains Nine Pastors, Teachers

Shortly after the tenth national congress of CCC&TSPM concluded last month, the Zhejiang CCC held an ordination ceremony in Hangzhou Sicheng Church.

A Pair of Socks: The Most Valuable Christmas Gift I’ve Ever Had

A Pair of Socks, the Most Valuable Christmas Gift I’ve Ever Had

19 Christians in Algeria Beatified

Find out the details of these new beatified Christians.

One Sign of Christians: Be Normal People

I have known a friend for several years, but I had been not aware of his Christian identity until he told me.

Pope Francis to Make Historic Arabian Visit in February

Pope Francis will make history once more when he visits the Arabian peninsula next year.

Being A Local Christian – Views from Grassroots

Chinese Christians answered their joys and challenges as a Christian, how they thought the Chinese culture viewed Christianity and the Gospel message, and finally what they would like to know about Christians in other parts of the world.

Beijing Tongzhou Church Decorates Church for Christmas

On December 1, 2018, the congregations of Beijing Tongzhou Church decorated the main church to prepare for the arrival of Christmas.

Hebei Dedicates New Church

On November 30, 2018, a new rural church in Hebei was dedicated.

Pope: Each Person has a Guardian Angel from God

The Pope shares his views on guardian angels.