How We Struggle to Grieve in Our Chinese Christian Family
“When the missionaries came with their Good News, they also declared that what we’d had before was bad.”
What did my mother expect, since I was taking care of them?
kai wai jau . wai —
we’re Christian, and we don’t do those old things, so don’t judge us
Who really cares what people think?
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My earlier, naïve idea of Catholicism was shaped by an elevation of the priesthood. I did not see the sacramental worth in love, family, everyday life.