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  • The reality of addressing God in prayer 

    Monteith, W. Graham (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-06-01) - Journal article
    Graham Monteith uses the thought of the eighteenth-century Scottish philosopher Thomas Reid to explore ways in which modern speech act theory can be employed to extend our understanding of communication with God through prayer.
  • Taking the Lord’s name in vain 

    Monteith, W. Graham (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-12-01) - Journal article
    In his paper, Graham Monteith explores some of the social boundaries, or cultural limits, of language – an investigation, that is, of the liminal area of speech which issues from pain or anger, and is expressed in swearing ...