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  • A question of identity 

    Elliot, Alison (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-06-01) - Journal article
    Alison Elliot works in an academic context whose raison d'être is precisely the relationship between theology and issues in the public domain. She brings the added perspective of her year as Moderator of the General Assembly ...
  • "A reader's guide to Calvin's Institutes" by Anthony N. S. Lane; "A theological guide to Calvin's Institutes: essays and analysis" edited by David W. Hall and Peter A. Lillback 

    Eglinton, James (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Book review
    Reviews of Anthony N. S. Lane, A Reader's Guide to Calvin's Institutes (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Publishing Group, 2009). David W. Hall and Peter A. Lillback (eds.), A Theological Guide to Calvin's Institutes: ...
  • A reading of the 9th Assembly: God, in Your Grace, transform the world 

    McGeoch, Graham (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    Graham McGeoch considers the 9th Assembly of the World Council of Churches in the context of previous assemblies and of changing circumstances which have required the Council to focus its activities. His paper gives a ...
  • The realist and onto-relational frame of T. F. Torrance’s Incarnational and Trinitarian theology 

    Deddo, Gary (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
    It is almost a truism to say that Torrance’s theology is incarnational and Trinitarian, so central were these two foci to his entire theological work. What is perhaps not as readily recognized is that this incarnational ...
  • 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.
  • Recent sacramental developments in the Kirk 

    Macleod, Mark (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-01) - Journal article
    This extended paper examines the procedure of the Church of Scotland in relation to the admission of children to the Eucharist before they make a public profession of faith. It considers the Kirk’s current legislation on ...
  • Reconciling memories 

    Falconer, Alan D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-06-01) - Journal article
    In this paper Alan Falconer examines the lessons learned from a study into the way in which memories of past events have shaped - and held captive - communities in Northern Ireland. He seeks to apply these lessons to ...
  • Reflections on the ongoing dialogue between Renaissance and Reformation 

    Cameron, Euan (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2012-06-01) - Journal article
    Euan Cameron’s paper revisits a recurring theme that was central to his father’s (and to his own) historical endeavour: the relationship between Renaissance humanism and the Reformation. His study takes in critiques of ...
  • "Reformation: the dangerous birth of the modern world" by Harry Reid 

    Pedan, Alison (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2010-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Harry Reid, Reformation: The Dangerous Birth of the Modern World (Edinburgh: Saint Andrew Press, 2010)
  • A Reformed asceticism 

    Radcliff, Jason (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-06-01) - Journal article
    Jason Radcliff argues for the possibility of a Reformed asceticism, not as a condition of salvation, but as a form of life. He provides evidence from the Bible, particularly the thought of the apostle Paul, as well as from ...
  • Reformed theology in Scotland 

    Macleod, Donald (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2010-12-01) - Journal article
    Marking the legacy of the Reformation, Donald Macleod undertakes a survey of the Scottish Reformed theological tradition. While this is a wide field abounding with complex issues and fascinating personalities, he expertly ...
  • Refreshing the foundations: an introduction to biblical Introduction 

    Nicol, George G. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-06-01) - Journal article
    George Nicol’s briefing paper introduces us to the sub-genre of the Old or New Testament Introduction. In doing so he also offers a model of how to incorporate and reference text and video media in one single narrative ...
  • "Resurrection city: a theology of improvisation" by Peter Goodwin Heltzel 

    White, Wesley (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Peter Goodwin Heltzel, Resurrection city: a theology of improvisation (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2012)
  • Rev Professor A. C. Cheyne: a tribute 

    Brown, Stewart J. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    Stewart Brown here presents an affectionate portrait of the distinguished church historian A. C. Cheyne (1924-2006), who held the Chair of Ecclesiastical History at New College, Edinburgh from 1964 to 1986.
  • Review article: “T. F. Torrance, gospel, church and ministry” edited by Jock Stein 

    Walker, Robert T. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2012-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Thomas F. Torrance, Gospel, Church, and Ministry (Thomas F. Torrance Collected Studies I; ed. Jock Stein; Eugene, Or.: Pickwick Publications, 2012).
  • The sacrament in one man's ministry 

    Macmillan, Gilleasbuig (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-12-01) - Journal article
    Beginning with a personal reflection on the place of Holy Communion in his own life and ministry, Gilleasbuig Macmillan goes on to draw on this experience to present some thoughts on the nature of the sacrament and on how ...
  • Sanctification: words for the weary 

    Radcliff, Alexandra (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-12-01) - Journal article
    Within Reformed circles there has been a long and continuing debate on the relation of justification and sanctification. By drawing on the work of Andrew Murray, J. B. Torrance, T. F. Torrance and Gary Deddo, Alexandra ...
  • Scotland and the example of Geneva 

    Dawson, Jane E. A. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
    Jane Dawson examines the extent to which the new Reformed church in Scotland owed a debt to the Genevan model and looks at how, as the Reformation in Europe progressed, the 'example of Geneva' became the 'example of Scotland'.
  • The Scots abroad: migration and mission 

    Ross, Kenneth R. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-06-01) - Journal article
    Kenneth Ross’s essay begins with an overview of the migration of the Scots round the world in the age of colonialism. He then examines this more closely, exploring the relationship between migration and missions in the ...
  • "Scottish piety: A miscellany from five centuries" by A. C. Cheyne 

    Shaw, D. W. D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-12-1) - Book review
    Review of A. C. Cheyne, Scottish Piety: A Miscellany from Five Centuries (Edinburgh: Dunedin Academic Press, 2007)