Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Elder John Lai's Archives --
Elder John Lai's Archives
is dedicated to the study of the history of
Christianity in Taiwan with special emphasis attached to the
Presbyterian Church. The resource is of significant research value
for the study of early history of Christianity in Taiwan.
Currently, the Archives consist of three parts:
the full text of
Prof. John Lai’s “Kau-hoe-su-oe”
collection of articles on the history of
Christianity in Taiwan;
compiled by Prof. Lai, which are valuable primary
sources used for his writings; and
personal bio and family history.
To facilitate user access, the website makes
available a search engine at
the letter of
Martha Smalley, a Yale faculty member, helps to shed some light on
the background of Prof. Lai's archives project.