Chinese Christian Three (Sided) Self-Reliant Patriotic Movement Committee
This is a Patriotic Organization founded by practicing Christians in China.
Synonyms: The name ‘Three (Sided) Self-Patriotic Church’ – generally refers to the ‘Chinese Christian Three (Sided) Self-Reliant Patriotic Movement Committee
The content of this entry is provided by the Communist Party of China (CPC) History Publishing House – and the Party Building Reading Material Publishing House.
This entry specifically relates to a patriotic and religious organization of Chinese Christians. Together with ‘China Christian Association’ – the above forms the ‘Two Councils of Christianity’ or the ‘Two Councils of Christianity in China’. Its purpose is to adhere to the following three principles:
1) Self-Governing – ‘自治’ (Zi Zhi)
2) Self-Supporting – ‘自养’ (Zi Yang)
3) Self-Transmitting – ‘自传’ (Zi Chuan)
This three-sided (independent) self-management of the Church encourages Christians across the country to love their country, love the Church, honour God and benefit people; Strengthen the unity inside and outside the Church, provide services for well-run Churches in China and guide Christians across the country to play an active role in promoting economic and social development. After the Third Plenary Session of the Eleventh Central Committee of the Communist Party China (CPC) – Ding Guangxun (丁光训), Luo Guanzong (罗冠宗), Ji Jianhong (季剑虹) and Fu Xianwei (傅先伟) – all successively served as the Chairpersons of the Chinese Christian Three (Sided) Self-Reliant Patriotic Movement Committee. 
 Edited by the Communist Party of China (CPC) History Society. Communist Party of China (CPC) History Series Dictionary: CPC History Publishing House, Party Building Reading Material Publishing House, 2019.
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