Connection with Rome:
orthodox and orthopraxis, material and human resources
Avoiding the Portuguese influence:
Macau, competing with Protestantism
firm and ambitious
Physical presence and protection:
for the Irish, Portuguese, Chinese
A matter of status:
led by a bishop
Chapters Four and Nine, "The Foundation of the Catholic Mission in Hong Kong, 1841-1894"
Chapters 1-7, "The Story of a Hundred Years".