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Minister , theologian

Corinne Hong Sling Wong, American minister, theologian. Ordained American Baptist Churches, 1992. Recipient grants for religious study Chinese Christian Association, Honolulu, 1984-1986, C.K. Ai Foundation, Honolulu, 1984-1986, Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1985-1986; Regents scholarship New York State, 1947-1951, scholarship American Legion, 1947, Arnold Constable, 1947, Houghton College, 1947-1951.

Background

Wong, Corinne Hong Sling was born on November 24, 1930 in Hong Kong, China. Came to the United States, 1940. Daughter of William Hong Sling and Clara Grace (Low) Shen.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Houghton College, 1951. Master of Religious Education in Christian Education, New York Theological Seminary, 1954. Master of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1986.

Postgraduate in New Testament, University Aberdeen, Scotland, 1995—1998. Fellow, Yale Divinity School, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy with honors in New Testament Studies, University Pretoria, South Africa, 2006.

Attended, New York University. Attended, Fuller Theological Seminary Extension, Hawaii. Attended, Chaminade University, Hawaii.

Attended, University Hawaii. Attended, International College Graduate School, Hawaii.

Career

Assistant to pastor 1st Presbyterian Church, Honolulu, 1986-1987. Minister Christian education Wahiawa Korean Christian Church, 1988-1989. Interim lay pastor St. Elizabeth's Episcopalian Church, Honolulu, 1989-1990.

Minister adult ministries and outreach 1st Baptist Church Honolulu, 1991-1992. Minister Christian education Korean Christian Church, Honolulu, 1992—1993. Supply pastor Aberdeen Chinese Christian Church, Scotland, 1995—1998.

Research technical Osborn Zoological Laboratory, Yale University, New Haven, 1950, Strong Memorial Hospital, University Rochester, 1951—1952. Church school staff Christ Methodist Church, New York City, 1952—1954. Christian educator New York City Mission Society, 1954—1955.

Church staff Bethany Congregational Church, Corona, New York, 1954—1955. Lecturer science and mathematics Honolulu Christian College, 1961—1965. Teacher science, mathematics Our Redeemer Lutheran Sch, Honolulu, 1966—1967, 1968—1969, Hawaii School for Girls at La Pietra, Honolulu, 1969—1972.

Mathematics teacher St. Andrew's Priory School for Girls, Honolulu, 1972—1974. Outreach minister International Students Aberdeen University, 1996—1998, Yale University, 1999—2000. Adjunct faculty Pacific Rim Bible College, Honolulu, 2006.

Adult education St. Peter's Episcopalian Church, Honolulu, 2007—2008. Dir Kaimanahila Bible Study fellowship, Honolulu, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Ordained American Baptist Churches, 1992.

Connections

Married Howard Marn Yung Wong, September 16, 1953. Children: Alison Marie Wong Noto, Mark David, Martin John.

father:
William Hong Sling Shen

mother:
Clara Grace (Low) Shen

spouse:
Howard Marn Yung Wong

child:
Martin John Wong

child:
Mark David Wong

child:
Alison Marie Wong Noto Wong