Christian culture 基督教文化学刊

Vol.29: The Rhetoric of Icons

Editorial Foreword

The Rhetoric of Icons: From Image to Voice 

GENG Youzhuang


I. Hun Yuan Zhi Xing: Study of Christian Thinkers

The Concept of Form in Hans Urs von Balthasar's Theological Aesthetics  (pp. 31-50)



Metaphysics in the Era of the Image: Marion on Image, Idol and Icon  (pp. 3-30)

LI Bingquan


Weil on the Beauty of World ( pp. 51-69)

GE Tibiao


II. Dao Wu Chang Ming: Study of Theories and Classics

The Issue of Time in the Narrative of the Synoptic ( pp. 73-92)



Luke's Response to the Lack of Almsgiving Culture in the Roman Empire: "The Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus" (Luke 16:19-31) and Luke's Exhortation to the Roman Elite ( pp. 93-123)



III. Fa Yu Shui Feng: Dialogue between Chinese Culture and Christianity

The Western "Other" in Eastern Writings: The Response of Dongwu Literati in the Early and Mid Qing (Part I)  (pp. 127-159)

LIU Yunhua


Rereading and Re-contextualizing Wu Li's "Songs to the Holy Mother" from Tianyue Zhengyin Pu ( pp. 187-208)

HONG Lixing


The Inculturation of Chinese Christian Arts in the Republic of China ( pp. 160-186)

CHU Xiaobai


IV. Jing Guan Wu Se: Study of Christian Culture and Literature

Dante and Chaucer on "The Sermon on the Mount"  (pp. 211-246)



The Ambiguity of Faith and the Absence of Redemption: A Reading of Lu Xun's "New Year's Blessings' in the Light of the Gospels ( pp. 247-263)

GU Yue


V. Qing Ji Ming Gong: Academic Development and Research Updates

Liberal Arts, Classical Studies and Theology: Review of the 8th Summer Institute on Theology and Humanities ( pp. 267-279)