尋找傳教士

Five Preachers in China
尋找傳教士

Five Preachers in China

中文 5 x 30' 高清,2018
Chinese 5 x 30' HD, 2018
節目介紹 / Introduction
節目為您帶來五位傳教士的故事。他們自認為帶著上帝福音而來到中國,卻被當時的中國人認為是怪物,是來路不明、居心叵測的洋鬼子。他們從彼此厭惡、相互警惕到慢慢交融、逐漸理解,經歷了漫長的過程,也發生了重要的變化。

第一集:蘇慧廉
本集講述蘇慧廉如何受英國教會派遣來到中國傳教,以行醫的姿態贏得中國人的好感,雖然其間歷經坎坷,但他用了半生的時間在溫州慢慢立足、建醫院、辦學堂,傳播基督教並獲得成功的故事。

第二集:柏格理
本集講述柏格理在雲南昭通地區,特別是後期在貴州石門坎的傳教故事,他在這裏為苗族創建了文字,開辦了學堂,當時的石門坎成為苗族的文化中心。

第三集:陶然士
本集講述著名傳教士陶然士在四川羌族地區傳教的故事。1896年24歲陶然士來到中國,在隨後的半生裏,陶然士以傳教士的身份做了大量的文化研究和交流的工作,至今人們研究羌族文化,陶然士依然是一個重要的參考。

第四集:司徒雷登
關於司徒雷登的紀錄片不少,但本集主要從傳教士的視角回顧司徒雷登的人生變化,如何排斥傳教到成為一個著名的成功的傳教士。

第五集:韓寧鎬
韓寧鎬是另一名把一生獻給了中國傳教的主教,本集講述他從異國而來,經歷各種生活層面的不適與矛盾,經歷了來自強盜土匪的生命威脅,也經歷了與孔子後人的友好交流,最終他在山東兗州榮升為主教,並且把教義發揚光大。



The programme brings you stories of five preachers. They came to China with the Gospel of God, but they were regarded as monsters by the Chinese at that time. They were foreign devils of unknown origin and evil intentions. They have gone through a long process from disgust and vigilance to gradual blending and understanding.



Episode 1: William Edward Soothill

This episode mainly tells how William Edward Soothill was sent to China by the United Methodist Free Church  to preach and win the favor of the Chinese people by practicing medicine. Although he experienced frustrations during this period, he spent half his life in Wenzhou and founded a hospital, a training college, schools and 200 preaching stations to spread Christianity and achieve success in the end.



Episode 2: Samuel Pollard

This episode tells the story of Samuel Pollard’s effort in Zhaotong, Yunnan Province, especially in Shimenkan, where he created characters and established schools for the Miao people. Shimenkan became the cultural center of the Miao people at that time.



Episode 3: Thomas Torrance

This episode tells the story of Thomas Torrance. He came to Sichuan when he was 24 years old in 1896. In the following half of his life, he had done a lot of cultural research and exchange work. Up to now, people have studied the Qiang culture. Torrance is still an important reference.



Episode 4: John Leighton Stuart

There are many documentaries about Stuart Leighton, but this episode mainly reviews how Stuart Leighton's life changed from a preacher's point of view, he rejected missionary work at first but ended up with being a famous and successful preacher.



Episode 5: Augustin Henninghaus

Henninghaus is another preacher who devoted his whole life to Chinese missionary work. This episode tells of his coming from a foreign country, experiencing discomforts and contradictions in various aspects of life, as well as threats from bandits, and also friendly exchanges with the descendants of Confucius. He eventually became a preacher and spread the doctrine in Yanzhou, Shandong Province.