Faculty Books

Charles Bellinger, Theological Librarian and Associate Professor of Theology and Ethics

Othering: The Original Sin of Humanity. Eugene: Cascade Books, 2021.

The Kierkegaard-Girard Option (Mercer Kierkegaard). Macon, Georgia. Mercer University Pres, 2019. 

Jesus v. Abortion: They Know Not What They Do. Eugene, Oregon: Cascade Books, 2016.

The Trinitarian Self: The Key to the Puzzle of Violence. Eugene, Oregon: Pickwick Publications, 2008.

The Genealogy of Violence: Reflections on Creation, Freedom, and Evil. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Natalya Cherry, Assistant Professor in Methodist Studies and Theology

Believing INTO Christ: Relational Faith and Human Flourishing, Waco, Texas, Baylor University Press, Forthcoming 2021.

Russell W. Dalton, Professor of Religious Education

The Children’s Bible in America: A Reception History of Noah’s Ark in U.S. Children’s Bibles. London, New York: Bloomsbury T & T Clark’s Library of Biblical Studies, 2015.

Marvelous Myths: Marvel Superheroes and Heroic Living in the Real World.  St. Louis, Missouri, Chalice Press, 2011.

Faith Journey through Fantasy Lands: A Christian Dialogue with Harry Potter, Star Wars, and The Lord of the Rings. Minneapolis: Augsburg-Fortress Press, 2003.

Introduction to Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, by Lew Wallace, xi-xix. New York: Barnes and Nobles Books, 2004.

Video, Kids, and Christian Education. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2001.

Jim Duke, I. Wylie and Elizabeth M. Briscoe Professor of History of Christianity and History of Christian Thought

How to Think Theologically, 3rd edition, in collaboration with Howard Stone, Fortress Press, 2013.

Sources of Christian Theology in America. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1999.

The Church for Disciples of Christ: Seeking to Be Truly Church. St. Louis: Christian Board of Publication, 1998.

Christian Faith Seeking Historical Understanding: Essays in Honor of H. Jack Forstman. Macon, Ga: Mercer University Press, 1997.

Makers of Christian Theology in America. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1997.

Ariel Feldman, Rosalyn and Manny Rosenthal Associate Professor of Jewish Studies

The Dead Sea Scrolls Rewriting Samuel and Kings: Texts and Commentary. BZAW 469; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2015.

with L. Goldman, Scripture and Interpretation: Qumran Texts that Rework the Bible. Edited by D. Dimant. BZAW 449; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2014.

The Rewritten Joshua Scrolls from Qumran: Texts, Translations, and Commentary. BZAW 438; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2013.

Wil Gafney, The Right Rev. Sam B. Hulsey Professor of Hebrew Bible

Womanist Midrash: A Reintroduction to the Women of the Torah and of the Throne. Westminster John/Knox Press, 2017.

Daughters of Miriam: Women Prophets in Ancient Israel. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2008.​

Namsoon Kang, Professor of Theology and Religion

Religion and Gender. Revised Edition. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2018.

Feminist Theology in the 21st Century. Revised Edition. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2018.

The Man with Manicure: Philosophical Essays. Seoul: Hangil Press, 2018.

Feminism and Christianity. Revised Edition. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2017.

On Learning: Critical Reflection. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2017.

On Forgiveness: The Impossibility and Possibility of Forgiveness. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2017.

For Justice: Humanities as Critical Resistance. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2016.

Cosmopolitanism and Religion: In Search of Perpetual Peace in the 21st Century. Seoul: New Wave Plus Press, 2015.

Diasporic Feminist Theology: Asia and Theopolitical Imagination. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2014.

Cosmopolitan Theology: Reconstituting Neighbor-Love, Hospitality, and Solidarity in an Uneven World. St. Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 2013. 

Postcolonial Mission: Power and Partnership in World Christianity. Sopher Press, 2011. Co-edited.

Handbook of Theological Education in World Christianity, Oxford, UK: Regnum Books, 2010. Co-edited.

Timothy S. Lee, Associate Professor of the History of Christianity

Special issue of the Journal of Korean Religions, entitled Interpreting Christian Missionary Experiences in Korea, April 2013 (4:1)

Born Again: Evangelicalism in Korea, (Honolulu: University of Hawaii, 2010).

Christianity in Korea, co-edited with Robert E. Buswell Jr. (Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2006).

Francisco Lozada, Charles Fischer Catholic Professor of New Testament and Latinx Church Studies

John: An Introduction and Study Guide: History, Community, and Ideology (T&T Clark’s Study Guides to the New Testament); London: Bloomsbury, 2020.

Latino/a Biblical Hermeneutics: Problematic, Objectives, and Strategies. Edited with Fernando F. Segovia; Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature Publications, 2014.

Perspectives and Methods in Culture, Power, and Identity in the New Testament. Edited with Greg Carey. Soundings in Cultural Criticism Series; Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2013.

New Currents Through John: A Global Perspective. Editor with Thomas Thatcher. Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature Publications, 2006.A Literary Reading of John 5: Text as Construction. Studies in Biblical Literature 20. NY: Peter Lang, 2000.

Shelly Matthews, Professor of New Testament

A Feminist Guide to Early Christian Resurrection: Justice, Authority, Presence. Feminist Studies in Sacred Texts Series, Lexington Books. (Work in Progress, Under Contract)

Luke. 2 vols. Wisdom Commentary 43A and 43B. Liturgical Press, 2021.

The Acts of the Apostles: Taming the Tongues of Fire (Phoenix Guides to the New Testament 4) Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2013.

Perfect Martyr: The Stoning of Stephen and the Construction of Christian Identity. Oxford University Press, 2010.

First Converts: Rich Pagan Women and the Rhetoric of Mission in Early Judaism and Christianity. Contraversions: Jews and Other Differences. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2001.

Violence in the New Testament: Jesus Followers and Other Jews under Empire. New York/London: T & T Clark International, 2005 (Co-edited with E. Leigh Gibson).

Walk in the Ways of Wisdom: Essays in Honor of Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza. Harrisburg/London/New York: Trinity Press International, 2003 (Co-edited with Cynthia Kittredge, Melanie Johnson DeBaufre).

Barbara J. McClure, Associate Professor: Pastoral Theology and Practice

Emotions: Problems and Promise for Human Flourishing (Baylor University Press, 2019).

Moving Beyond Individualism in Pastoral Theology, Care and Counseling: Reflections on Theory, Theology and Practice (Wipf & Stock/Cascade, 2010 and Lutterworth Press, UK, 2011).

Lance Pape, Granville and Erline Walker Associate Professor of Homiletics

The Scandal of Having Something to Say: Ricoeur and the Possibility of Postliberal Preaching. Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press, 2013.

New Proclamation Year C 2013: Easter Through Christ the King. Turner, Mary Donovan, Eric D. Barreto, Walter C. Bouzard, and Lance Pape, Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2013.

Timothy H. Robinson, Alberta H. and Harold L. Lunger Associate Professor of Spiritual Disciplines and Resources

A Companion to the Song of Songs in Christian Spirituality, editor. Leiden: Brill Publishing, 2021

The Reverend Edward Taylor’s Sacramental Meditations on the Song of Songs: The Erotic Devotion of an American Puritan. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2012.

Spirit and Nature: The Study of Christian Spirituality in a Time of Ecological Urgency. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications, 2011.

Timothy Sandoval, Associate Professor of Hebrew Bible

Money and the Way of Wisdom (Woodstock, VT: SkyLight Paths, 2008).

The Discourse of Wealth and Poverty in Proverbs (Biblical Interpretation Series 77; Leiden: E.J. Brill, 2006).

Contesting Texts: Jews and Christians in Conversation about the Bible Editor, (with M. Knowles et. al.) (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2007).

Relating to the Text: Interdisciplinary and Form Critical Insights on the Bible Editor, (with C. Mandolfo) Relating to the Text: Interdisciplinary and Form Critical Insights on the Bible (London: Continuum Press, 2003).

Steve Sprinkle, Professor of Practical Theology

Who Trampled Down the Rainbow Flag?: Remembering the Death of Victims of Hate Crimes Against the Sexual Minority (Seoul, South Korea: Alma Publishing Co. Ltd., 2013) [Korean edition of Unfinished Lives]

Unfinished Lives: Reviving the Memory of LGBTQ Hate Crimes Victims (Eugene, OR: Resource Publications, 2011)

Ordination: Celebrating the Gift of Ministry (St. Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 2004)

Disciples and Theology: Understanding the Faith of a People In Covenant (St. Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 1999)

Jeffrey Williams, Assistant Professor of American Religious History

Institutional Change in Theological Education: A History of Brite Divinity School. co-edited this with Mark G. Toulouse and Dyan M. Dietz. Fort Worth: TCU Press, 2011.

Religion and Violence in Early American Methodism: Taking the Kingdom by Force. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010.

Newell Williams, President and Professor of Modern and American Church History

Williams, D. Newell, Foster, Douglas A., and Blowers, Paul M. The Stone-Campbell Movement: A Global History. Chalice Press, 2013.