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~ Most Recent Analysis ~

Theosis, Sino-Christian Theology and the Second Chinese Enlightenment, Part II

Review by Dr. G. Wright Doyle April 28, 2015
Though Alexander Chow’s book possesses a number of extremely helpful features, it also suffers from several significant weaknesses. These include internal problems, omissions, and questions of fact. The second part of this review will discuss these and conclude with a theological critique. Continued »

Theosis, Sino-Christian Theology and the Second Chinese Enlightenment: Heaven and Humanity in Unity

Review by Dr. G. Wright Doyle April 21, 2015
Alexander Chow has given us a treatise of significant worth. This book is a vigorous, even brilliant, attempt to construct a Sino-theology within the context of conversations with Christians and others from the Second Chinese Enlightenment, major Chinese Christian theologians, and Eastern Orthodoxy theology. Continued »

~ Featured Analysis ~

Influence of Confucian Values on the Practice of Gift Exchange in Contemporary China

By Carroll Hoffman Rhyne III November 17, 2014
The main purpose of this paper is to explore the influence of Confucian values on gift exchange in contemporary Chinese culture. A secondary purpose is to explore the implications that this research may have for Christians engaged in relationships and ministry with Chinese people. Continued »