2021-12-08

How to further promote the Sinicization of religion in China? ***

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How to further promote the Sinicization of religion in China? ***

from December 3 to 4, 2021, the national religious work conference was held in Beijing. *** Photo by Ding Haitao of Xinhua News Agency

actively guide religion to adapt to socialist society

★ the adaptation of religion to the society is the trend and law of religious survival and development

historically, the adaptation of religion to the society is the trend and law of religious survival and development. Both local and foreign religions should constantly adapt to China’s social development and enrich the connotation of the times

— Speech at the central United Front Work Conference (May 18, 2015)

★ religious issues have always been a major issue that our party must deal with well in governing the country

religious issues have always been a major issue that our party must deal with well in governing the country. Religious work is of special importance in the overall work of the party and the state and has a bearing on the development of socialism with Chinese characteristics, It is related to the flesh and blood ties between the party and the people, social harmony and national unity, national security and the reunification of the motherland

— at the National Religious Work Conference (April 22-23, 2016)

★ the development law of religion lies in “and”

the development law of religion lies in “and”. The survival and development of any religion must adapt to its society, which is the universal law of the development and dissemination of world religions. The development of Tibetan Buddhism should be conducive to the improvement of people’s lives and social stability. Religion should be harmonious, society should be harmonious and nations should be harmonious

— during the inspection in Lhasa, Tibet (July 22, 2021)

★ actively guide religion to adapt to the socialist society

we should fully, accurately and comprehensively implement the party’s policy on freedom of religious belief, respect the people’s religious belief, manage religious affairs according to law, adhere to the principle of independence and self-management, and actively guide religion to adapt to the socialist society

— at the National Religious Work Conference (December 3-4, 2021)

we must be vigilant against the danger of religious infiltration

★ we must be vigilant against the danger of religious infiltration

at present, the number of places of religious activities and religious believers is growing rapidly. We should treat this issue with caution. China’s constitution and law guarantee citizens’ right to believe in religion, but we must be vigilant against the danger of religious infiltration and religious demands with political intention

— Speech at the central United Front Work Conference (May 18, 2015)

★ closely unite religious believers around the party

to maintain national unity and oppose national division, we must rely on the people of all ethnic groups, including ethnic minorities. Similarly, we Communists should not put religious figures and believers in another book because we are atheists and because religious extremist forces, especially hostile forces outside China, use religion to infiltrate. The more hostile forces want to make an issue of ethnic and religious issues, the more we want the people of all ethnic groups to hold together like pomegranate seeds and closely unite the religious people around the party

— Speech at the central United Front Work Conference (May 18, 2015)

★ prevent the infringement of religious extreme ideas

we should resolutely resist the infiltration of religion abroad and prevent the infringement of religious extreme ideas. We should attach great importance to religious issues on the Internet, vigorously publicize the party’s religious theories, principles and policies on the Internet, and spread a positive voice

— at the National Religious Work Conference (April 22-23, 2016)

★ religious activities shall be carried out within the scope specified by laws and regulations

religious activities shall be carried out within the scope specified by laws and regulations, shall not damage citizens’ health, shall not violate public order and good customs, and shall not interfere with education, justice, administrative functions and social life

— stressed at the National Religious Work Conference (December 3-4, 2021)

further promote the Sinicization of religions in China

★ support the religious circles to interpret religious ideas and religious rules and teachings in line with the requirements of the progress of the times

we should use the socialist core values to guide and infiltrate all religions in China with Chinese culture, and support the religious circles to interpret religious ideas Religious rules and doctrines should be interpreted in line with the requirements of the progress of the times, resolutely prevent the infiltration of Western ideology, and consciously resist the influence of extremist thoughts

— Speech at the central United Front Work Conference (May 18, 2015)

★ use the socialist core values to guide and educate religious circles and religious believers

use the socialist core values to guide and educate religious circles and religious believers, carry forward the fine traditions of the Chinese nation, and guide the majority of religious believers with the concepts of unity, progress, peace and tolerance, While maintaining basic beliefs, core doctrines and etiquette systems, all religions are supported to deeply explore the contents of doctrines and rules conducive to social harmony, progress of the times, health and civilization, and make explanations on the doctrines and rules that meet the requirements of the development and progress of contemporary China and the excellent traditional culture of China

— stressed at the National Religious Work Conference (April 22-23, 2016)

★ China’s religions are deeply embedded in the Chinese civilization with a history of more than 5000 years

both local and foreign religions are deeply embedded in the Chinese civilization with a history of more than 5000 years and deeply integrated into our social life. We should actively guide religion to adapt to socialist society and support China’s religion in adhering to the direction of Sinicization

— during the inspection in Yinchuan, Ningxia (July 19, 2016)

★ further promote the Sinicization of China’s religions

we should further promote the Sinicization of China’s religions, guide and support China’s religions to take the socialist core values as the guide, and enhance the understanding of religious people and believers about the great motherland, the Chinese nation, Chinese culture, the Communist Party of China The recognition of socialism with Chinese characteristics

— at the National Religious Work Conference (December 3-4, 2021)

the essence of the party’s religious work is mass work

★ managing religious affairs according to law

managing religious affairs according to law is a common practice in most countries in the world and the only way to guide religion to adapt to socialist society. Although religious belief is a private matter of individuals, people in religious circles and believers are first and foremost state citizens. Religious groups, religious places and religious activities involve public interests. It is the basic obligation of citizens to abide by the Constitution and laws. Places, people and religions outside the law are not allowed

— Speech at the central United Front Work Conference (May 18, 2015)

★ support religious circles to do a good job in talent team construction

religious groups are the bridge and link between the party and the government and the religious circles and the broad masses of believers. They should provide necessary support and help for their work, respect and give play to their role in internal religious affairs, Strive to build a high-quality leading group that is politically credible, democratic in style and efficient in work. We should adhere to the standards of being politically reliable, having religious attainments, being able to convince the public in moral character and working at key times, and support the religious community to do a good job in the construction of a talent team

— emphasized at the National Religious Work Conference (April 22-23, 2016)