Pengxiang Li

Research Tutor

Pengxiang is a DPhil candidate in Historical and Systematic Theology at Oxford. He is an elder of Oxford Chinese Gospel Church and serves in preaching and youth ministry. His past ministry experience includes leading student Bible study at Harvest Chinese Christian Church, preaching, leading student Bible study and children’s Sunday School at Philadelphia Bible Reformed Church, and translating English theological works into Mandarin. He has been participating in theological training in China regularly since 2014.

In addition to theological degrees (ThM and MDiv, Westminster Theological Seminary), Pengxiang also holds master’s degrees in finance (George Washington University, 2009) and public administration (The University of Findlay, 2007) and a BA in marketing (Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, 2003).

Research interests

  • Theologians: Geerhardus Vos, Meredith G. Kline, Cornelius Van Til, and John Webster
  • Doctrines: various doctrinal topics, especially theology proper, covenant, hamartiology, soteriology, common grace, and eschatology
  • Broader topics: theological interpretation of Scripture, public theology, theology of work, Christianity and capitalism, and contextualised theological education