Spread the Learning of Heaven, and Be a upright person’, study on Louis Buglio (1606-1682)  and Chaoxing xueyao (Summa Theologica)

Spread the Learning of Heaven, and Be a upright person’, study on Louis Buglio (1606-1682)  and Chaoxing xueyao (Summa Theologica)   Catholic Missionaries tried to spread Christianity by translating the philosophical works of Aristotle (BC. 384-BC. 322), either directly or indirectly using Aristotelian philosophy in their writings in Chinese during late Ming and early Qing dynasties. These…

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Critique and Reform: the Encounter of Catholicism with Taoist Culture during late Ming and early Qing

Critique and Reform: the Encounter of Catholicism with Taoist Culture during late Ming and early Qing   Abstract: After the Catholic missionaries entered China, they took different attitudes and strategies to the Chinese local religions such as Confucianism, Buddhism, and Taoism and popular religions. In missionaries’ apologetic writings, the authors strictly declaimed against the Buddhism,…

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Angelology in Late Ming: On Gao Yizhi (Alphonse Vagnoni,1566-1640) and Shengui zhengji (True Recordings on Gods and Ghosts)

Angelology in Late Ming: On Gao Yizhi (Alphonse Vagnoni,1566-1640) and Shengui zhengji (True Recordings on Gods and Ghosts) XIAO Qinghe Ph.D., Chinese University of Hong Kong and Peking University, Vice Editor in Chief, International Journal of Sino-Western Studies (www.SinoWesternStudies.com) Associate Professor, Department of History, Shanghai University, Shangda Road 99, Baoshan District, Shanghai City, 200444, P….

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“The Great Dao is for the universal world since the original time”: New Research on Confucian Christian LI Zubai (?-1665) in early Qing

“The Great Dao is for the universal world since the original time”: New Research on Confucian Christian LI Zubai (?-1665) in early Qing Abstract: Tianxue chuangai (A Survey on the Spread of the Learning of Heaven) written by LI Zubai (?-1665) was an important reason for the breaking out of the Calendar Case in early Qing dynasty….

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