Publications
Books                                                                                                                        

Forthcoming
옥성득 저, 한국 전통 종교와 개신교의 만남, 새물결플러스, 2016. 7.

옥성득 저, 새로 쓰는 초대 한국 교회사, 새물결플러스, 2016. 7.

옥성득 저, 한국 개신교 처음 이야기, 짓다, 2016. 6.

옥성득, 대한성서공회사, 제3권 1945-2002 [The History of the Korean Bible Society, vol. 3]. Seoul. KBS, 2016. 8.
 
옥성득 편역, 한국근대간호역사 자료집 2 [Sources of Modern Nursing in Korea]. Volume 2, 1911-1919. Korean Nurses Association, 2016. 8.
 
  
옥성득 편역, Samuel Austin Moffett Papers 마포삼열 자료집. Vol. IV  1904-06. Seoul: Soongsil University, 2016. 9
 
 
옥성득 편역, Samuel Austin Moffett Papers 마포삼열 자료집. Vol. III  1901-1903. Seoul: Soongsil University. December  2016. 9
 
옥성득 편역, Samuel Austin Moffett Papers 마포삼열 자료집. Vol. II  1894-1900. Seoul: Soongsil University. December  2016. 9.

2015
christi 5옥성득 편역, 크라나흐 그림, 멜란히톤 글, 목판화로 대조한 그리스도와 적그리스도의 생애 [Passional Christi und Antichristi by Lucas Cranach, P. Melanchton, and Martin Luther, 1521]. 새물결플러스, 2015. 11.

2013
 jones book cover G. Heber JonesThe Rise of The Church in Korea (1917) 한국교회형성사: 한국개신교의 여명, 그 첫 이야기. edited, transcribed, & translated by Sung-Deuk Oak (Seoul: Hongsungsa, November 2013). 440 pages 
 

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   * Awarded "2013 Book of the Year" by The Books and Culture: A Christian Review
   * Awarded "Fifteen Outstanding Books of 2013 for Mission Studies" of the International Bulletin of Missionary Research (April 2014): 101.

2012  

cover456.jpg - 32.68 Kb A Pictorial History of Modern Nursing in Korea  한국근대간호역사화보집, 1885-1945Seoul: Korean Nurses Association, Feb. 2012, with 400 pictures.   * YouTube
 
2011
miller3.jpg - 195.77 Kb Historical Documents of the Korean Bible Society. Vol. III. Correspondence of   Hugh Miller 大韓聖書公會歷史資料集 제3권 영국성서공회 한국지부 2대총무 밀러 서신1909-1937.  Seoul: Korean Bible Society,December 2011, 780 pages.   ISBN 978-89-412-9033-9 03230
 
oaoa.jpg - 21.48 Kb Samuel Austin Moffett Papers 마포삼열서한집. Vol. I  1868-1894. Seoul: Duranno Academy. December  2011, 670 pages.
 
img170 nh.jpg - 116.58 Kb  Sources of Nursing History in Korea 한국간호역사자료집, Vol. I. 1886- 1911. Seoul: Korean Nurses Association, October 2011, 857 pages"Front matters and Preface" UCLA CSW newsletter
 
2010   
5 u .jpg - 59.42 Kb The Five volume series of Underwood Papers completed. Chosun Ilbo, March 31, 2010
Notice: The second edition of Underwood Papers. Vol. I is published in November 2010. The 5 volume set can be purchased at Yonsei University Institute of Korea Studies: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or email me.
 

5.jpg - 7.01 Kb Horace Grant Underwood and Lillias Horton Underwood Papers. Vol. V. Seoul: Yonsei University Press, 2010. 747 pages.

 

2009

hanbando.jpg - 36.88 Kb 韓半島大復興 The First Great Revivals: Pictorial History of Korean Protestant Christianity, 1900-The First Great Revivals: Pictorial History of Korean Protestant Christianity, 1900-1910. Seoul: Hongsungsa, 2009. 431 pages, 350 pictures and photos. Chosun Ilbo, Feb. 13, 2009 제26회 한국기독교출판문화상 목회자료부문 우수상 수상

 
untitled-1 copy.jpg - 26.25 Kb Horace Grant Underwood and Lillias Horton Underwood Papers. Vol. IV. Seoul: Yonsei University Press, 2009. 837 pages.
 
2007
revival 1.jpg - 25.32 Kb Primary Sources of the Great Revival Movement in Korea, 1903-1908. by several editors and trnslators. Seoul: Presbyterian College and Theological Seminary Press, 2007. 574 pages. ITs English text was transcribed and edited by Oak. 
 
uuu 003.jpg - 35.83 Kb Horace Grant Underwood and Lillias Horton Underwood Papers. Vol. III. Seoul: Yonsei University Press, 2007. 689 pages.
 
kbs 010.jpg - 52.18 Kb Documents of the Korean Bible Society. Vol. II. Correspondence of Alexander Kenmure, 1900-1905 Seoul: Korean Bible Society, 2007. 669 pages.
 
2006
selected m.jpg - 22.20 Kb Selected Materials of the Korea Mission of the PCUSA, 1886-1950. Seoul: Institute for Korean Church History, 2006. 356 pages.
 
uu 002.jpg - 1006.02 Kb Horace Grant Underwood and Lillias Horton Underwood Papers. Vol. II. Seoul: Yonsei University Press, June 2006. 747 pages. 
 
2005
uuu 001.jpg - 33.29 Kb Horace Grant Underwood and Lillias Horton Underwood Papers.Vol. I. Seoul: YonseiUniversity Press, June 2005.  761 pgs.
 
2004
kbs 011.jpg - 69.57 Kb Documents of the Korean Bible Society. Vol. 1. Correspondence of John Ross and Correspondence of Henry Loomis, 1880-1911. Seoul: Korean Bible Society, 2004. 701 pgs.
 
skc 002.jpg - 55.58 Kb Sources of Korean Christianity, 1832-1945. Seoul: Institute for Korean Church History, 2004. 509 pgs. 
 
2003
books 韓國基督敎醫療史 [A History of Christian Medical Mission in Korea, 1884-1945] 이만열 저. Seoul: Acanet. Its first darft was written by Oak in 1985-86.
 
1996
pughan 北韓敎會史 [History of Christianity in Northern Korea]. 편찬위원회 공저. Seoul: Institute for Korean Church History. First two chapters were written by Oak. 
 
1994 
img054.jpg - 49.90 Kb 大韓聖書公會史. Vol. II [History of the Korean Bible Society]. 옥성득 외. Seoul: Korean Bible Society, 1994. 737 pgs.  
 
1993
kbs 1.jpg - 43.32 Kb 大韓聖書公會史. Vol. I [History of the Korean Bible Society]. 옥성득 이만열 공저. Seoul: Korean Bible Society, 1993. 500 pgs.  

1985
appen이만열 편, 아펜젤러: 한국에 온 첫 선교사 [ Henry Gehard Appenzeller: His Biography and Selected Papers]. Yonsei University Press.  Part II "Selected Papers" was made by Sung-Deuk Oak.
 
Journal Articles and Book Chapters

2016 “Protestantism Comes East: the Korean Case,” in Mark K. Noll ed., Protestantism? Reflections in Advance of the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, 1517-2017(Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016), forthcoming.


2016 "A Decade of Missiological Controversies in the Presbyterian Church in Korea, 1894-1904" (forthcoming)

 

2016 “A Genealogy of Protestant Theologies of Religions in Korea, 1876-1910: Protestantism as the Religion of Civilization and Fulfilment,” in Anselm Kyungseok Min ed. Korean Religions in Relation: Buddhism, Confucianism, Christianity: Essays in Honor of Professor Wi Jo Kang (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press), 35-55. 


2015  "Presbyterian Mission Methods and Policies in Korea, 1876 -1910” in Wonsuk Ma and Kyo Seong Ahn eds., Korean Church, God’s Mission, Global Christianity (Oxford: Regnum Books, September 2015), 32-47

 

2015 "A Genealogy of Chejungwŏn, the First Modern Hospital in Korea, 1885-1904: Searching for Its Identity between the Governments and the Missions in 연세대의학사연구소 편, 동아시아 선교 병원의 역사 (Seoul: 역사공간, April 2015), 313-384. 


 

2015 "대한성서공회 120주년 회고와 전망--해방 이후 역사(1945~2002년)를 중심으로." 한글 성경 번역과 보급의 역사 (서울: 대한성서공회), 56-101.

 

 

2014  새 移民法 50周年과 美州 韓人敎會의 方向,” in  미주 한인의 뿌리, 그리고 도전과 사명> ( Seoul: 미주한인전국재단, 2014), 354-369. 

 

2012 "Competing Chinese Names for God: The Chinese Term Question and Its Influence upon Korea," Journal of Korean Religions 3-2 (Seogang University, Seoul: Oct. 2012): 1-27.

 

2012 "Major Protestant Revivals in Korea, 1903-1935," Studies of World Christianity 18.3 (University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh: Oct. 2012): 269–290.

 

2012 "初期改新敎看護와看護敎育의正體性: 1903年에設立된保救女館看護員養成學敎와에드먼즈를 中心으로" [Identities of Early Modern Nursing and Nursing Education in Korea] 한국기독교와역사(IKCH, Seoul: March 2012): 185-225.

 

2011 "舊譯本聖經全書(1911)의 飜譯, 出版, 頒布의 歷史的 意味" [Historical Meanings of the Translation, Publication, and Distribution of the First Korean Bible in 1911]. in «한글성경이한국교회와사회, 국어문화에끼친영향» (Seoul: Korean Bible Society, 2011), 136-182.

 

2010 "Images of the Cross in Early Modern Korea: The Geomantic Prophecy of the Chŏnggam-nok and the Protestant Flag of the Red Cross," Journal of Korean Religions 1 (Seogang University, Seoul: September 2010):117-161.

 

2010 “Healing and Exorcism: Christian Encounters with Shamanism in Early Modern Korea,” Asian Ethnology65:1 (Nanzan University, Nagoya: July 2010): 99-135.

 

2009 “Edinburgh 1910, Fulfillment Theory, and Missionaries in China and Korea.” Journal of Asian and Asian American Theology IX (Claremont School of Theology, March 2009): 29-51.

 

2008 "美國 韓人基督敎會의 社會的 責任" [Social Responsibility of the Korean American Churches]. 한국기독교와역사 [Christianity and History in Korea] 30 (Seoul: IKCH, September 2008): 30-75.

 

2008 “Rethinking the 1907 Great Revival Movement.” International Journal of Christian Studies V-1(Soongsil University, Seoul: June 2008): 125-165.

 

2008 “初期韓國改新敎禮拜堂의發展過程과特性” [Spatial Characteristics of the Early Protestant Church Buildings in Korea: Christian Modernity and Indigenization, 1896-1912]. 동방학지Tongbang Hakchi [Journal of Korean Studies] 141 (Yonsei University, Seoul: March 2008): 267-321.

 

2006 “平壤大復興과 吉善宙 靈性의 道敎的 影響” [Seismic Shifts in Spirituality of Daoist Christians in P’yǒngyang: Kil Sǒnju and the Great Revival Movement in 1907]. 한국기독교와역사 25 (September 2006): 7-35.

 

2006 “The Azusa Street Revival, 1906-1909: Its Characteristics and Comparison with the 1907 Great Revival in Korea.” In Won-mo Suh ed., Protestant Revivals in the 20th Century and Pyongyang Great Awakening Movement(Seoul: Presbyterian College and Theological Seminary), 353-411.

 

2005 “Chinese Tracts and Early Korean Protestantism,” in Robert E. Buswell and Timothy S. Lee eds., Christianity in Korea. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 72-93.

 

2004 “初期韓國改新敎와 祭祀問題” [Christian Encounter with Ancestor Worship in Korea, 1880-1910].동방학지 Tongbang Hakchi 125 (September 2004): 33-68.

 

2003 “선교사 무어의 복음주의 선교신학” [Samuel F. Moore’s Evangelical Mission Theology]. 한국기독교와역사 19 (September 2003): 31-76.

 

2003 “Encounter of Christianity with Taoism in Korea, 1894-1910.” In Select Papers of the Korean Studies Graduate Student Conference, vol. 2. Cambridge : Korea Institute, Harvard University.

 

2002 “初期 韓國改新敎와 妻妾制 問題” [The Polygamy Question in Korea, 1890-1910]. 한국기독교와역사16 (February 2002): 7-34.

 

2002 “North American Missionaries’ Understanding of the Tan’gun and Kija Myths of Korea.” Acta Koreana 5:1 (January2002): 51-73.

 

2001 “Shamanistic Tan’gun and Christian Hanǎnim: Protestant Missionaries’ Interpretation of the Korean Founding Myth.” Studies in World Christianity 7-1 (2001): 42-57.

 

2001 “初期韓國改新敎의檀君神話理解 [Early Korean Protestant Understanding of the Tan’gun Myth].” Yi Mahn-yol, 한국기독교와민족통일운동 [Korean Christianity and the National Unification Movement].Seoul: Institute for Korean Church History, 322-339.

 

2000 “韓日合邦 前後 崔炳憲 牧師의 時代認識” [Ch’oe Pyŏnghŏn’s Sermons in 1913: His Understanding of Contemporary History].한국기독교와역사 13 (September 2000): 43-72.

 

1999 “韓國監理敎의 初期 宣敎神學” [Franklin Ohlinger and Methodist Evangelical Mission Theology in Korea, 1885-1894]. 한국기독교와역사 11 (September 1999): 7-40.

 

1998 “韓國長老敎의 初期 宣敎政策” [Early Presbyterian Mission Policy in Korea, 1884-1903]. 한국기독교와역사 9 (September 1998): 117-188.

 

1996 “Ch. 1. 北韓의自然環境과歷史 [The Natural Environment and History of North Korea]” and “Ch. 2. 改新敎收容의歷史 [Introduction of Protestantism to North Korea].” In 북한교회사[History ofChristianity in North Korea]. Seoul: Institute for Korean Church History, 18-54.

 

1993 "改新敎 傳來期 神名稱 論爭" [The Term Question in Early Protestantism]. 기독교사상 [Christian Thought] 37:10 (Oct. 1993): 200-223.

 
Dissertations

2002  “The Indigenization of Christianity in Korea: North American Missionaries’
                  Attitudes towards Korean Religions, 1884-1910,” Th. D. Boston University
                  School of Theology (Readers: Dana L. Robert, Chai-sik Chung). 
1993  "한글聖經飜譯에나타난主要論爭硏究 [Major Controversies over the Bible
                  Translation in Korea, 1880-1945].” Th. M., Presbyterian Theological Seminary,
                   Seoul. 
1991  "用語 '하나님'의 歷史  [A History of "Hananim," the  Korean Term for God]. M.
                  Div. Presbyterian Theological Seminary.  
1988  "로스本과 韓國改新敎 [The Ross Version and Korean Protestantism]." BA. Korean
                  History, Seoul National University  

 

 

Introductions to Primary Sources

           1908].  한국기독교와 역사 26 (March 2007): 215-232.
2006  “살 길로 나가자 YMCA Lecture Tract Series in 1926,” 한국 기독교와 역사 [Christianity and History in
            Korea] 24 (Seoul: Institute for Korean Church History, March 2006): pp. 269-303. 
2001  "백범 김구의 개종과 초기 전도 활동" [Kim Ku's Conversion and Evangelistic Work, 1904-05].
            한국기독교역사연구소소식 47 (March 2001): 27-31. 
2000  "브라운 총무의 1901년 한국방문 보고서: Report of A. J, Brown's Visit to Korea (1902)."
            한국기독교와 역사 13 (September 2000): 155-197. 
1999  "초기 한국 개신교인들의 신앙고백" [Confessions of Faith of Early Korean Protestant Christians, 
            1894-1910," 한국기독교역사연구소소식 34 (Jan. 1999): 46-50.
           (August 1900): 384-392 & (September 1900): 446-450," 한국기독교와 역사 8 (March 1998): 269-287.
1991  "한국 기독교의 여명: John Ross, "The Christian Dawn in Korea," Missionary Review of the World (April
           1890): 241-248," 한국기독교와 역사 1 (January 1991): 163-174. 
 

Essays in Korean

2015
"홍혜선의 8월 집회,"  , 2015. 7. 21

 "한국교회사 산책," 격주.
   1. 국 개신교가 시작된 해   2015.02.16                      2. 3.1 운동과 기독교   2015.03.02 
   3. 한국 개신교의 첫 세례  2015.03.16                           4. 한국 감리회 첫 선교사는 스크랜턴   2015.03.30 
   5. 4.19 혁명과 사도행전 4:19   2015.04.13                     6. 로스의 첫 복음서, 번역의 원리  2015.04.27 
   7. 나이팅게일 간호와 한국 개신교   2015.05.12           8. 반기독교 운동의 시작  2015.05.26 
   9. "첫 선교사 알렌의 변신," 2015. 6. 9                    10. "표절과 신화 만들기," 2015. 6. 23
  11. "초기 한국교회와 동성애," 2015. 7. 7.                12. "장로교회의 회중자치와 대의정치," 2015. 7. 21