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    • Waste land: theological reflection on brownfield rehabilitation 

      Ede, Paul (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2012-06-01) - Journal article
      In counterpoint to the preceding papers, Paul Ede offers a reflection on the relationship between contemporary ecology and Christology. His paper draws on his experience of involvement with a community church in the ...
    • We need to talk – a meander 

      Fraser, Ian M. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2015-12-20) - Journal article
      Dr Ian Fraser reminds us, that despite modern cultural assumptions to the contrary, the Book of Genesis states that human beings are expressly forbidden ‘to work their own will on the world’. We are to fulfil God’s will, ...
    • 'We will take what you offer': communion as countercultural act 

      Pearson, Muriel (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Journal article
      Muriel Pearson's consideration of Holy Communion is rooted in life of a parish church, exploring how the living out of the central message of the sacrament in a community setting can be a profoundly countercultural act.
    • "The weakest link and other sermons on the Lord's Supper" by Ian MacLeod 

      McEnhill, Peter (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Book review
      Review of Ian MacLeod, The Weakest Link and Other Sermons on the Lord's Supper (Guildford: Grosvenor Publishing House, 2007)
    • The Westminster Confession: unfinished business 

      Macdonald, Finlay A. J. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-12-01) - Journal article
      In an extended study, Dr Macdonald gives an historical account of the changing status of the Westminster Confession of Faith in the Scottish Reformed churches. He focuses in particular on the debate within the Church of ...
    • 'What becomes possible in that place': reflections on ecumenical location 

      Galloway, Kathy (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-06-01) - Journal article
      Taking as her starting point the physical shape of churches and Christian events (in particular last year's 9th Assembly of the WCC), Kathy Galloway goes on to use this concept of `shape' to examine the current make-up of ...
    • What does it mean to be human? John Calvin's surprising answer 

      Canlis, Julie (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
      Julie Canlis offers an introduction to her wider studies concerning Calvin's profound understanding of the mediation of Christ. She demonstrates that an understanding of relationality is at the heart of Calvin's views on ...
    • What is the significance of poetry for theology today? 

      Jones, Joan (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2017-06-01) - Journal article
      Joan Jones begins this essay by exploring what is meant by the terms ‘theology’ and ‘poetry’. ‘Theology’ is defined as the disciplined attempts of human beings to understand God. That is, the effort to understand how the ...
    • What is wrong with the Old Testament? Some reflections on war and violence in the Hebrew Bible 

      Barstad, Hans M. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-06-01) - Journal article
      In this his Inaugural Lecture as Professor of Hebrew and Old Testament at New College, Hans Barstad looks at how we can approach the Hebrew Bible without disregarding its difficult passages, and explores how we can use ...
    • Where have all the poets gone? 

      Pass, Bruce R. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2017-06-01) - Journal article
      Against the background of a diminished presence of poetry in the life of the Church, this essay sets out to trace the theological contours of poetic expression. The territory covered takes in the poetic texts found throughout ...
    • "Who's afraid of postmodernism? Taking Derrida, Lyotard, and Foucault to church" by James K. A. Smith 

      Stone, Lance (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-06-01) - Book review
      Review of James K. A. Smith, Who's afraid of postmodernism? Taking Derrida, Lyotard, and Foucault to church by James K. A. Smith (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Academic, 2006)
    • "The witness of the student Christian movement: 'church ahead of the church'" by Robin Boyd 

      Mujunen, Valtteri (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-12-1) - Book review
      Review of Robin Boyd, The witness of the student Christian movement: 'church ahead of the church' (London: SPCK, 2007)
    • "Worship and liturgy in context" edited by Duncan B. Forrester & Doug Gay 

      Henderson, Frances (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2010-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Duncan B. Forrester & Doug Gay (eds.), Worship and Liturgy in Context (London: SCM Press, 2009)
    • Worship as thanksgiving: the offering of life 

      Fach, Sandra (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
      Sandra Fach contributes a fresh reading of T. F. Torrance’s renowned essay “The Mind of Christ in Worship: The Problem of Apollinarianism in the Liturgy”. As well as providing an insight into Torrance’s theology of worship, ...