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Mission in Asia

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Published by La Civiltà Cattolica, the highly respected and oldest Catholic journal published from Rome, Mission in Asia consists of eight thought-provoking, long narrative essays focusing on the history and challenges of Christianity in Asia, especially in China and Japan.

This exciting publication can serve as an aid to understanding the meaning of the Church's presence in these Asian lands. It certainly gives insights into the great love and profound esteem of the Catholic Church for the cultures she meets in Asia.

Mission in Asia Essays

Interreligious Dialogue in Asia: A look at the past to understand the future

Benoit Vermander, SJ

Professor of Religious Science at Fudan University, Shanghai

Aggiornamento of the Chinese Catholic Church

Thierry Meynard, SJ

Professor of Philosophy at the Sun Yat Sen National University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Fan Shouyi: The first Chinese person to tell of the West

Thierry Meynard, SJ

Professor of Religious Science at Fudan University, Shanghai

Mission in Secularized Japan

Shun'ichi Takayanagi, SJ

Silence: Interview with Martin Scorsese

Antonio Spadaro, SJ

Editor-in-Chief, La Civiltà Cattolica

Catholicism in 21st Century China

Joseph You Guo Jiang, SJ

Lecturer, Boston College

The Mission in 17th-Century China

Nicolas Standaert, SJ

Sinologist and faculty member University of Leuven

Important Figures of the Early Church in China: The Role of Christian Communities

Nicolas Standaert, SJ

Sinologist and faculty member University of Leuven

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