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    • Getting the wean done 

      Whyte, George J. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal article
      In an age when institutional religion is in numerical decline, George Whyte ask why do parents seek baptism for their children? His paper arises from research based on interviews with parents bringing their children to be ...
    • The gift of an aging church 

      Eric G., McKimmon (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-12-01) - Journal article
      Dr McKimmon argues that while secularisation is a permanent and irreversible process, the decline and death of the Church as we know it may yet be providential. The various forms that the Church has taken over the ages ...
    • "The gift of the other: Levinas, Derrida, and a theology of hospitality" by Andrew Shepherd 

      Strømmen, Hannah (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Andrew Shepherd, The Gift of the Other: Levinas, Derrida, and a Theology of Hospitality (Cambridge: James Clarke and Co., 2014)
    • "Go, tell them: thoughts towards a theology of preaching" by Robert Hendrie 

      Shaw, D. W. D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Book review
      Review of Robert Hendrie, Go, tell them: thoughts towards a theology of preaching (London: St Paul’s Publishing, 2006)
    • "God and the art of happiness: an offering of pastoral doctrinal theology" by Ellen T. Charry 

      Glover, Neil (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2011-06-01) - Book review
      Ellen T. Charry: God and the Art of Happiness: An Offering of Pastoral Doctrinal Theology (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Wm B Eerdmans, 2011).
    • "God's companions: reimagining Christian ethics" by Samuel Wells 

      Cha, Sang Y. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Samuel Wells, God's Companions: Reimagining Christian Ethics (Oxford: Blackwell, 2006)
    • "A great grievance: ecclesiastical lay patronage in Scotland until 1750" by Laurence A. B. Whitley 

      Spurlock, Scott (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2014-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Laurence A. B. Whitley, A Great Grievance: Ecclesiastical Lay Patronage in Scotland until 1750 (Eugene, Or.: Wipf & Stock, 2013)
    • Gregory of Nazianzus: on being a theologian 

      Artemi, Eirini (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-01) - Journal article
      Dr Eirini Artemi’s paper explores the teaching of Gregory of Nazianzus (329–390 AD) on exactly what it is that qualifies someone to be called a theologian. Focusing particularly on his Twentieth Oration, On Theology, she ...
    • "Growing citizens: an interdisciplinary reflection on citizenship education" by Alison Elliot & Heidi Poon 

      Szaszi, Andrea (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2010-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Alison Elliot & Heidi Poon, Growing Citizens: An Interdisciplinary Reflection on Citizenship Education (Edinburgh: Saint Andrew Press, 2009)
    • Guest editorial (Vol 22, No 1)  

      Stein, Jock (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-01) - Journal item
    • "Habermas and theology" by Nicholas Adams 

      Cha, Sang Y. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Nicholas Adams, Habermas and theology (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006)
    • "The hint half guessed" by Alastair Hulbert 

      Shaw, D. W. D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Alastair Hulbert, The Hint Half Guessed (Edinburgh: J. R. Reid, 2008)
    • "A history of Christianity: the first three thousand years" by Diarmaid MacCulloch 

      Mackenzie, Jon (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2010-12-01) - Book review
      Review of Diarmaid MacCulloch, A History of Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years (London: Allen Lane, 2009)
    • Holy Communion, a sign and seal of salvation 

      Torrance, David W. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2014-09-01) - Journal article
      David W. Torrance offers a brief but comprehensive examination of the Reformed doctrine of the Lord’s Supper. He examines the foundations of the sacrament in the five great sacrificial offerings of Israel’s worship, as ...
    • "The Holy Spirit and the renewal of all things: pneumatology in Paul and Jürgen Moltmann" by T. David Beck 

      Henderson, Frances (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2011-06-01) - Book review
      Review of T. David Beck, The Holy Spirit and the Renewal of All Things: Pneumatology in Paul and Jürgen Moltmann (Cambridge: James Clarke & Co., 2010).
    • "Hospitable God: the transformative dream" by George Newlands & Allen Smith 

      Shaw, D. W. D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2011-06-01) - Book review
      Review of George Newlands & Allen Smith, Hospitable God: The Transformative Dream (Farnham: Ashgate, 2010).
    • How individuals with profound intellectual impairments can be models for the church in Scotland 

      Kate, Sainsbury (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-06-01) - Journal article
      This is the prize-winning essay in the inaugural Fraser Prize competition, organised by Theology in Scotland in partnership with the Scottish Church Theology Society, for which submissions were invited on the theme of ‘The ...
    • How soteriology can make sense of cosmology 

      Russo, Mario A. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2018-12-11) - Journal article
      This paper argues that in most of the literature on science and faith written from a Christian perspective theology is used to make sense of the natural world. Understanding the nature and character of the Creator gives ...
    • Hume and Reid: a common legacy 

      Sutherland, Lord Stewart (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2012-12-01) - Journal article
      Lord Sutherland provides a lucid introduction to factors in the cultural legacy which David Hume and Thomas Reid inherited. These factors included Calvinism and the characteristic Scottish practice of reasoning from first ...
    • Hume’s Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion 

      Broadie, Alexander (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2012-12-01) - Journal article
      Alexander Broadie introduces us to Hume’s Dialogues, sets Hume in his context, and explains how subtle Hume’s arguments actually are. Professor Broadie shows us how Hume’s genius is shown in the subtle but wider questions ...