Butcher, Beverly J.

Beverly J. Butcher is Associate Professor of English at the New York Institute of Technology, Nanjing, China. She earned her Ph.D. in Folklore and Folklife from the University of Pennsylvania.

Chinese and Chinese American Ancestor Veneration in the Catholic Church, 635 A. D. to the Present
2010 0-7734-3624-3
This work demonstrates that the ultimate creation and performance of the ancestor memorial liturgy by the Catholic Church is the practical realization of the ideal to renew attempts at worldwide inculturation as set forth during Vatican II. This book contains twelve color photograhs.