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How Christianity will Save China By Dale A. Johnson
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This is a series of essays that proposes that Christianity in China became indigenous and uniquely Asian. China moulded and was moulded by Asian Christians who used Confucian ritual, Buddhist and... More > Taoist language to communicate the faith.< Less
Syncretism: Creativity and Consciousness in the Tang Dynasty By Dale A. Johnson
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This book is itself a product of syncretism combining fiction and fact in order to tell a truth. By analogy and comparison of word and image the author guides us on a journey through China in both... More > its history and present day culture to investigate China's capacity to absorb and integrate radically different ideas. The author uses his knowledge of linguistics, early Chinese history, and religious anthropology to fuse together a story of culture, consciousness, and creativity< Less
Chronicle of Joshua of Zuqnin By Dale A. Johnson
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This is a translation from English to Syriac of the Chronicle of Joshua of Zuqnin, often referred to as Joshua the Stylite or Pseudo-Joshua the Stylite. It is an eye-witness account of the Persian... More > Roman wars of Edessa, Amida, and Mesopotamia at the beginning of the 6th century AD. The author posits in his introduction that these wars and ensuing calamities laid the foundation for the eventual rise and success of Islam in the region.< Less
Lives of Gratefulness By Dale A. Johnson
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This book is about the lives of several people who turned their pain into promise for others. Circumstances that may have crushed others, gave these people opportunities to heal and serve others. The... More > principle shows how we have choices to either become victims or victors when challenges present themselves.< Less
Daily Prayers from the Language of Jesus By Dale A. Johnson
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A digest of daily prayers from the West Syrian Sheemo for use in a seven day prayer cycle. Translated from Syriac. 280 pp.
Monk George and his Debate with Muslims By Dale A. Johnson
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A Debate between the Monk George and Muslim Theologians in the Court of Saladin (1165 AD) from a Kharshuni manuscript. Translated by Dale A. Johnson amd Abu-Karim Mattar (Hakkoum)
Release the Hero Within By Dale A. Johnson
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This is a guide for those who are considering giving their lives to service, whether it be the Peace Corps, AmeriCares, or overseas mission work. It is also for those who have done short term... More > volunteerism for NGOs and need to process the experience. Giving our lives to others is a deeply psychological and spiritual process. There are well know guideposts identified in the treatise as well as the author's personal lessons from years of work in distant lands.< Less
Jesus on the Silk Road By Dale A. Johnson
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This is a collection of essays originally published in the Syriac Orthodox Digest about the presence and influence of Christianity in Asia from 400-1400 AD.
Syriac Genius By Dale A. Johnson
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This is a series of essays about near forgotten Syriac speaking Christians who contributed an extraordinary culture of scientific, linguistic, theological, and diplomatic genius. Generations of... More > Syriac scholars nearly by themselves recovered the Greek wisdom of Galen, Aristotle, and Plato among other writers and works for Arab, Latin, and European cultures. Enormous contributions to math, medicine, and geography could not have been made without them. Western and Eastern cultures depend on the bridge built by Syriac genius.< Less
Stories of the Monastery between the Mountain and the Sea By Dale A. Johnson
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These are stories written for intelligent children and curious adults.