The worship of ancestors costs the Empire of China 30,000 000 pounds annually. The total number of Christian adherents in China in connexion[sic] with the C.M.S. is places at nearly 27,000. The image depicts two Chinese men and a boy in an altar room praying and doing rites for ancestor worship. The postcard is written on back and front. Also included in the International Mission Photography Archive.
group portraits (AAT) photographic postcards (AAT) photographs (AAT)
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