Rev. Tony Chen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Old Testament Studies
Acting Director of Th.M./Ph.D. programs
626-571-5110 x 132

Highest Education:

Ph.D., Asbury Theological Seminary


Interim Senior Pastor at Community Covenant Church in E. Bridgewater, MA
Pastoring at Lexington Chinese Christian Church, Lexington, KY
Assistant Professor of Old Testament at Holy Light Theological Seminary, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Pastoring Young Adults at Evangelical Formosan Church, Philadelphia, PA
Pastor of Young Marrieds at Rolling Hills Covenant Church, Rolling Hills Estates, CA
Budget Analyst at World Savings Bank, Oakland, CA

Area of Research:

Scriptural Holiness, Isaiah, Leviticus, and OT Theology

Teaching Courses:

Pentateuch, Prophets, Psalms and Wisdom Literature


English, Mandarin, Taiwanese

Publications (Books and Articles):

“Israel’s Identity: A Divine Treasure (Segulla)” in Holy Light Journal (October, 2015): 75-94

“The Relationality of the Holy One of Israel in the Book of Isaiah,” Ph.D. Dissertation, 2013

“The Promise of a Righteous Zion (Isaiah 60)” 公義錫安城的應許 –以賽亞書六十章
in Maranatha: Living in the Promise and Hope of the End Time 渴想主來: 活在末世的應許與盼望中  (ebook: LES, 2023), ch. 5.