China's Modern Religious Revival

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Chinese bishop Joseph Li Shan, center, holds a statue of the baby Jesus as he arrives for a Christmas Eve mass at the Southern Cathedral, Beijing, China, Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015.

After centuries of violent anti-religious campaigns, China is now filled with new temples, churches and mosques. In The Souls of China: The Return of Religion after Mao, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ian Johnson looks at China’s modern religious revival, and how politicians are using it to their own ends.