Chinese Public Theology: Generational Shifts and Confucian Imagination in Chinese Christianity (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018).

Theosis, Sino-Christian Theology and the Second Chinese Enlightenment: Heaven and Humanity in Unity (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013; Chinese edition, Hong Kong: Institute of Sino-Christian Studies, 2015).

Edited Works

Ecumenism and Independency in World Christianity: Historical Studies in Honour of Brian Stanley (with Emma Wild-Wood; Leiden: Brill 2020).

Selected Articles

‘􏰄T􏰁o or Three Gathered Online: Asian and E􏰂ropean Responses to COVID-19 and the Digital Chu􏰂rch’􏰅 (with Jonas Kurlberg). Studies in World Christianity 26, no. 3 (Oct 2020): 298-318. DOI: 10.3366/swc.2020.0311. Download

‘Public Faith, Shame and China’s Social Credit System’. In Missio Dei in a Digital Age, edited by Jonas Kurlberg and Peter M. Phillips (London: SCM Press). Download

‘Jonathan Chao and “Return Mission”: The Case of the Calvinist Revival in China’. Mission Studies 36, no. 3 (Oct 2019): 442–457. DOI: 10.1163/15733831-12341678. Download

‘Eschatology and World Christianity’. Studies in World Christianity 22, no. 3 (Nov 2016): 201–215. DOI: 10.3366/swc.2016.0156Download

‘Wang Weifan’s Cosmic Christ’. Modern Theology 32, no. 3 (July 2016): 384-396. DOI: 10.1111/moth.12260. Download

‘Reformed theology in China’. In The Cambridge Companion to Reformed Theology, eds. Paul T. Nimmo and David A. S. Fergusson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pages 311–314. DOI: 10.1017/CCO9781139225670.019Download

‘Calvinist Public Theology in Urban China Today’. International Journal of Public Theology 8, no. 2 (May 2014): 158-175. DOI: 10.1163/15697320-12341340. Download

‘The East Asian Rediscovery of “Sin”’. Studies in World Christianity 19, no. 2 (Aug 2013): 126-140. DOI: 10.3366/swc.2013.0048Download

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Popular Writings

‘The Remarkable Story of China’s “Bible Women”’. Christianity Today (16 March 2018), available online.