Translation of the Christian message has become increasingly important. There is a great need for Christian scholarship in Southern languages to be translated into English, French, German, Italian and other languages of the Global North. Language lies at the heart of the Christian message and is the key to the continued vitality of truly cross-cultural Christian experiences.
Does the Chinese Church Know How Important They Are? An Interview about the World Christian Encyclopedia
Are we going to see a more socially active Chinese Christianity? Are we going to see a larger missionary movement from China to other places around the world? Are we going to see more theological education coming out of China, in Chinese, for the diaspora? These are all a lot of questions. But I think China is going to take more and more of a central place in world Christianity.