Rev. Daisy Tsai, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Old Testament
626-571-5110 x 170

Highest Education:

Trinity International University, Ph.D.


Adjunct faculty/lecturer in China Evangelical Seminary (Taipei and Los Angeles)
International Chinese Biblical Seminary in Europe (Barcelona)
Global Enrichment Theological Seminary (Los Angeles)
China Reformed Theological Seminary (Taipei)
Pastor in Lin-Shen South Road Church (Taipei)
Journalist and News Program Anchor in China Broadcasting Co. (Taipei)
Senior Writer in The Earth Magazine (Taipei) , Executive Producer of TV program (Taipei)

Area of Research:

Pentateuch, Old Testament Historical Books, Biblical and ANE Laws, Old Testament Ethics

Teaching Courses:

Old Testament Survey, Pentateuch, Old Testament Historical Books, Biblical Hebrew, Biblical Hermeneutics

Conference / Workshop Topic:

2014 Mandarin Retreat Speaker of Harvest Evangelical Church of San Diego
2013 Spiritual Conference/ Workshop Topic of Canaan Taiwanese Christian Church
2012 workshop speaker of Chicago Chinese Christians Conference
2012 Retreat (workshop) speaker of First Evangelical Church of Cerritos
2012 Retreat Speaker of Hope International Church
2011 Spiritual Formation of Taiwanese Presbyterian Church of Washington


Mandarin, Taiwanese, English

Publications (Books and Articles) :

Tsai, Daisy Yulin. Book Review of Writing Laws in Antiquity / L’Ecriture Du Droit Dans L’Antiquite (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fur Altorientalische Und Biblische), by Dominique Jaillard (ed. Wiesbanden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2017), Bulletin for Biblical Research. forthcoming.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. Book Review of Scripture and Cosmology: Reading the Bible between the Ancient World and Modern Science, by Kyle Greenwood (Downers Grove: IVP, 2015), Bulletin for Biblical Research 27, no. 4 (2017): 546-547.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. “The Debate of Authorship and Date: On the Origin and Development of Diachronic and Synchronic Approaches in Old Testament Study.” China Evangelical Seminary Journal, 2016, 35-60.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. “Reconciliation of the Law in Deut 24:16 and the Command of herem: The Concept of Human Rights in Deuteronomy.” Pages 125-155 in Honoring the Past, Looking to the Future: Essays from the 2014 International Congress of Ethnic Chinese Biblical Scholars, Hong Kong (ed. Gale A. Yee and John Y. H. Yieh; Hong Kong: The Chinese University of Hong Kong), 2016.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. “Facing the Issues of Legal Recognition to Same Sex Marriage.” Christian Tribune (Taiwan), Issues 3719 and 3720, July 15, 2015 and July 22, 2015.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. Human Rights in Deuteronomy: With Special Focus on Slave Laws. Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft 464. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2014.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. “An Investigation on the Division and Unity of Spirituality and Ministry: A Case Study in Judges.” Pages 52-73 in The Holy Spirit and Spirituality: Essays Commemorating Logos Evangelical Seminary 25th Anniversary (ed. Chloe Sun and Ekron Chen; El Monte: Logos Evangelical Seminary Press), 2014.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. “On Chinese Seminary Education.” Christian Tribune (Taiwan), Issue 3425, September 19, 2012.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. “Married Women and Ministries: From the Biblical and a female Pastor’s Perspectives,” Campus Journal (Taiwan), vol.44 No.10 Nov-Dec, 2002.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. Proofreader of the Chinese edition of Millard Erickson’s Christian Theology, Vol. III. Taipei: China Evangelical Seminary Press, 2002.
Tsai, Daisy Yulin. columnist of “About the Bible” on Taiwan Chinese Christian Monthly, 2001-2002.


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