Rev. Dr Oh-Young Kwon

Rev. Dr Oh-Young Kwon

Dean of Korean Language Programs

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Qualifications

DTh (Melbourne College of Divinity affiliated with the University of Melbourne)
Dissertation Title 1 Corinthians 1-4: A Rhetorical and Social Analysis and its Evaluation from a Korean Confucian Christian Context 2009

MTh (Melbourne College of Divinity)
Dissertation Title Works of Law (Erga Nomou): Interpretation from the New Perspective on Paul and its Evaluation in a Korean Confucian Context 2004

MDiv in Biblical Studies (Asian Theological Seminary, Philippines) 2001

BA (Korea Baptist Theological University) 1994

Research Interests

Paul and the first-century Greco-Roman world, Bible reading in multicultral contexts, intercultural dialogue between the first century Christians and 21st century Christians, women and sexuality in Roman Corinth and comfort women issues in Asain counturies today...

• Member of Society of Biblical Literature
• Member Fellowship for Biblical Studies (Vic)
• Member Korean Evangelical Theological Society
• Member Society of Asian Biblical Studies

Book

  • 2010
    • Kwon, O.Y.(2010). 1 Corinthians 14 Reconstructing Its Social and Rhetorical Situation and Re-Reading It Cross-Culturally for Korean Confucian Christians Today. Wipf and Stocks Publishers, Eugene, Oregon. | External link

Book Chapter

  • 2009
    • Kwon. O.Y.(2009). 1 Corinthians 12:12-13: An Ethnic Analysis and its Evaluation from a Korean-Ethnocentric (danil minjok) Christian Context In Lee Yeong Mee and Yoo Yoon Jong, Mapping and Engaging the Bible in Asian Cultures (pp. 123-39). the Christian Literature Society of Korea, Seoul, Korea.

Journal Article

  • 2010
    • Kwon. O.Y.(2010). Discovering the Characteristics of Collegia - Collegia Sodalicia and Collegia Tenuiorum in 1 Corinthians 8, 10 and 15. Horizons in Biblical Theology, 2010 166-182.
    • Kwon, O.Y.(2010). A Critical Review of Recent Scholarship on the Pauline Opposition and the Nature of its Wisdom (sophia) in 1 Corinthians 1-4. Currents in Biblical Research, 8.3 386-427.

Scholarship Publications

Journal Article

  • 2009
    • Kwon, O.Y.(2009). Discovering the Characteristics of Collegia - Collegia Sodalicia and Collegia Tenuiorum in 1 Corinthians 8-10 and 15. , .
  • 2008
    • Kwon, O.Y.(2008). 1 Corinthians 12:12-13: An Ethnic Analysis and its Evaluation from a Korean Ethnocentric Christian Context. , .
    • Kwon, O.Y.(2008). a Confucian Giant: A Contribution of the Legacy of Wisdom and its Social Consequences in 21st century Korea. , .
    • Kwon, O.Y.(2008). A Contribution of Cicero's legacy to the Reconstruction of the rhetorical situation of 1 Corinthians. , .
  • 2007
    • Kwon, O.Y.(2007). 1 Corinthians 1-4: A Rhetorical and Social Analysis and its Evaluation from a Korean-Confucian Context. , .
  • 2006
    • Kwon, O.Y.(2006). 1 Corinthians 1-4: A Rhetorical and Social Analysis and its Evaluation from a Korean-Confucian Context. , .

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