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  • 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)
  • Self-giving as the authentic call of the Christian: a response to Catriona Fletcher 

    Shields, Tom (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2018-03-21) - Journal article
    Reflections on the preceding paper in issue
  • "The serenity prayer: faith and politics in times of peace and war" by Elisabeth Sifton 

    Beasley, Ronald (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Elisabeth Sifton, The Serenity Prayer: Faith and Politics in Times of Peace and War (London: W. W. Norton & Co., 2004)
  • The shape of Torrance theology 

    Purves, Andrew (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
    For Andrew Purves, ‘shape’ is too static a concept to delineate the theology of T. F. Torrance. Rather, his is a theology on the move, based as it is on knowledge of God in, through, and as Jesus Christ. His paper explores ...
  • "Sin and politics: issues in Reformed theology" by Jeong Kii Min 

    Davis, Richard A. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2010-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Jeong Kii Min, Sin and Politics: Issues in Reformed Theology (New York: Peter Lang, 2009)
  • A skirmish in the early reception of Karl Barth in Scotland: the exchange between Thomas F. Torrance and Brand Blanshard 

    Torrance, T. F.; Blanshard, Brand; Greenfield, D. W. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
    With an introduction by Iain Torrance, this paper reproduces a series of letters in The Scotsman newspaper between T. F. Torrance and the distinguished American philosopher Brand Blanshard. This (at times highly contentious) ...
  • Some benefits of going organic: Herman Bavinck’s theology of the visible church 

    Eglinton, James (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2010-06-01) - Journal article
    The thought of the Dutch theologian Herman Bavinck (1854–1921) has aroused a great deal of interest of late as a result of the publication of a newly-translated English edition of his magisterial Reformed Dogmatics. James ...
  • Some history and histories of Calvin in the context of the Reformation 

    Hazlett, Ian (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
    In a major article, Ian Hazlitt re-examines historical interpretations and caricatures of Calvin from a variety of perspectives regarding: predestination; l'affaire Servetus; anti-Calvin sentiment; Calvin's influence in ...
  • “Spiritual activism: leadership as service” by Alastair McIntosh and Matt Carmichael 

    Hulbert, Alastair (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-06-01) - Book review
    Review of: Alastair McIntosh and Matt Carmichael, Spiritual Activism: Leadership as Service (Cambridge: Green Books, 2016)
  • T. F. Torrance: reflections of a parish minister 

    Randall, David J. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
    Reflections by a former student of T. F. Torrance
  • Tabernacles of the Spirit 

    Gammack, George (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-06-01) - Journal article
    In the classic tradition of the exploratory essay, George Gammack examines the theme of community in this paper. He details varied aspects of the creation of community among those who are retired, taking as its focus the ...
  • Tak the hand 

    Scott, David D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-06-01) - Journal article
    In this paper David Scott discusses the theology and rites of ordination of the Scottish Reformed tradition and goes on to reflect on more specific aspects of ministry. His paper takes its title from his examination of the ...
  • Taking Darwin seriously 

    Spurway, Neil (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-06-01) - Journal article
    Professor Neil Spurway considers Darwin’s theoretical development of evolution by natural selection alongside the picture presented in the creation narratives in Genesis, before undertaking a survey of the reception of ...
  • 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 ...
  • "The theological education of the ministry: soundings in the British reformed and dissenting traditions" by Alan P. F. Sell 

    Denniston, Jane (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2014-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Alan P. F. Sell, The Theological Education of the Ministry: Soundings in the British Reformed and Dissenting Traditions (Eugene, Or.: Pickwick Publications, 2013)
  • Theological Science in retrospect 

    Forster, Peter (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
    Re-reading T. F. Torrance’s Theological Science with the experience gained from thirty-five years in Christian ministry, Peter Forster finds a practical simplicity at the core of this famously difficult work. His paper ...