Dr. Barbara Leung Lai

Dr. Barbara Leung Lai

Professor of Old Testament; Director, Pastoral and Chinese Ministry Program

Dr. Leung Lai returned from her sabbatical in May after two and a half months as a "reader" at Tyndale House at the University of Cambridge. She published her 2011 Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) presentation, “Word Becoming Flesh [On Appropriation]: Engaging Daniel as a Survival Manual” as a chapter in Global Voices: Reading the Bible in the Majority World. At the 2012 SBL conference in Chicago, Dr. Leung Lai presented a paper entitled, “Word Becoming Flesh: Toward a Methodology of Contextualization.”