Jesus taught the adults and blessed the children, but the Church has gotten it backwards. That was not the case in the early days of the Church. The section of Matthew’s Gospel that we call "The Sermon on the Mount" was intended by Matthew a
With the rise of China's Communist Party from the late 1940s, the practice of religion was prohibited with punishments severe in the extreme. Since a relaxation in the 1980s, religions have made a comeback, especially in the major cities such as Beijing. Pictures by Steve Finch.