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Christian Books and Bibles Strange Names of God: The Missionary Translation of the Divine Name and the Chinese Responses to Matteo Ricci’s «Shangti» in Late Ming China, 1583-1644 (Studies in Biblical Literature) (v. 70) Book ISBN-10 9780820471303, ISBN-13 978-0820471
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Strange Names of God: The Missionary Translation of the Divine Name and the Chinese Responses to Matteo Ricci’s «Shangti» in Late Ming China, 1583-1644 (Studies in Biblical Literature) (v. 70)

One of the most precarious and daunting tasks for sixteenth-century European missionaries in the cross-cultural mission frontiers was translating the name of «God» (Deus) into the local language. When the Italian Jesuit Matteo Ricci (1552-1610) introduced the Chinese term Shangti as the semantic equivalent of Deus, he made one of the most innovative cross-cultural missionary translations. Ricci’s employment of Shangti was neither a simple rewordi...

By Sangkeun Kim
Series: Studies in Biblical Literature (Book 70)
Hardcover: 340 pages
Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (October 27, 2005)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 9780820471303
ISBN-13: 978-0820471303
ASIN: 0820471305
Product Dimensions: 6.3 x 9.1 inches
Amazon Rank: 5791280
Format: PDF ePub djvu ebook

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It is one of the most valuable resources about the model of inculturation between Asian value and Christianity. Historically, Matteo Ricci resoected the Chinese Confucianism and tried to explain the Christian God through the lens of Chinese religion

One of the most precarious and daunting tasks for sixteenth-century European missionaries in the cross-cultural mission frontiers was translating the name of «God» (Deus) into the local language. When the Italian Jesuit Matteo Ricci (1552-1610) introduced the Chinese term Shangti as the semantic equivalent of Deus, he made one of the most innovative cross-cultural missionary translations. Ricci’s employment of Shangti was neither a simple rewordi...
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