China"s first preacher, Liang A-fa, 1789-1855

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Liang, A-fa, 1789-
Statementby George Hunter McNeur.
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Liang Fa (–), also known by other names, was the second Chinese Protestant convert and the first Chinese Protestant minister and evangelist. He was ordained by Robert Morrison, the first Protestant missionary in the Qing tract Good Words to Admonish the Age was influential on Hong Xiuquan, who went on to lead the Taiping RebellionSimplified Chinese: 梁发.

known as an author of a biography, China’s First Preacher: Liang A-fa Liang A-Fafor which he conducted extensive research (refer to Section 3 for details) Examining materials he left enables an analysis of how Liang A-Fa was “discovered” in the 20th century and how he was involved in researching the Heavenly Kingdom.

First Protestant Pastor - His Life: China’s first Protestant pastor repeatedly faced persecution and death since preaching the Gospel was a capital crime in China during most of his year career.

Liang Fa was born in to a poor farming family in a village southwest of Guangzhou. This paper seeks to interpret Good Words to Admonish the Age, the most important writing of the first Chinese Protestant pastor, Liang Fa (–), in its complex relations with the tradition of morality books (shan shu).

By doing so, the paper attempts to show Liang's subversive adoption of an existing social and religious genre that enjoyed widespread acceptance at the Author: Zexi (Jesse) Sun.

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3,p., [4] p. of plates: ill., ports. ; 18 cm. Liang, Afa, 梁阿發, Clergy -- China -- Biography. This paper seeks to interpret Good Words to Admonish the Age, the most important writing of the first Chinese Protestant pastor, Liang Fa (–), in its complex relations with the tradition of morality books (shan shu).By doing so, the paper attempts to show Liang's subversive adoption of an existing social and religious genre that enjoyed widespread acceptance at the Author: Zexi (Jesse) Sun.

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books in front of the examination hall at Canton was hindered by the police in August. a set of tracts written by A-fa himself had been given to a young candidate named.

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He was the first indigenous pastor in Shanxi province. 34 For a useful biography of Leang A-fa, see McNeur, George Hunter, China's First Preacher: Liang A-fa (Shanghai, Kwang Hsueh Publishing House, []).

I have spelled Leang's surname as it appears in contemporary writings by by: McNeur, George Hunter (), Liang A-Fa: China's First Preacher, –, Shanghai: Kwang Hsueh, reprinted by Pickwick. Melton, J. Gordon (), "Leong Kung Fa", Encyclopedia of Protestantism, Facts on File Library of Religion and Mythology, New York: Facts on File, hlm.

Hanzi sederhana: 梁发. The two Chinese church leaders are Liang Fa () and Pastor Hsi or Xi Shengmo (). Liang Fa was the first convert of the Protestant missionaries who assisted in their evangelistic work by writing tracts.

Pastor His was a former Daoist and opium addict who became a preacher and took the cause of fighting the opium scourge. In the spring ofLiang went back to Malacca to study and work with Milne, until Milne’s death in On NovemLiang’s son was baptized by Morrison, and named Liang Jinde.

Liang now was employed by the LMS as a native teacher. InLiang was ordained by Morrison as China’s first evangelist.

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George Hunter McNeur: China's first preacher, Liang A-fa, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, ); extract. Richard Bohr, ‘Liang Fa’s Quest for Moral Power,’ in Barnett and Fairbank, eds.

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On the Road to Siangyang: Covenant Mission in Mainland China, The great ejectment of Its antecedents, aftermath, and ecumenical significance. Edited by Alan P. Sell. xii+ Eugene, Or: Pickwick Publications, Author: N. Keeble. Biography. Liang was born in Gaoming, Zhaoqing, Guangdong, China in Coming from a poor family, he quit formal schooling at the age of 15 and went to work, first as a pen-maker, then in printing in Guangzhou.

Inhe was employed in a printing house in Guangzhou.Then follows the main part of the book, the chapters which are its distinc-tive contribution.

First there is an admirable effort to determine percisely McNeur, China's First Preacher, Liang A-fa, (Shanghai, Kwang Hsueh Publishing House,pp. ). BOOK REVIEWS The reviewer has detected very few mistakes or omissions.

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