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    • Professor James Cameron: introduction by a late-coming beneficiary 

      Elliot, Mark W. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2012-06-01) - Journal article
      Mark Elliot’s introduction to this selection of papers from the symposium presents a sketch of James Cameron’s contribution to scholarship as encountered through some of his notable writings. The result is a fascinating ...
    • “Prophecy in the ancient Near East: a philological and sociological comparison” by Jonathan Stökl 

      Hjadjiev, Tchavdar S. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Jonathan Stökl, Prophecy in the Ancient Near East: A Philological and Sociological Comparison (Culture and History of the Ancient Near East 56; Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2012)
    • "Prophetic liturgy: toward a transforming Christian praxis" by Tércio Bretanha Junker 

      Dodson, Chris (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2014-09-01) - Book review
      Review of Tércio Bretanha Junker, Prophetic Liturgy: Toward a Transforming Christian Praxis (Eugene, Or.: Pickwick Publications, 2014)
    • "Public theology in cultural engagement" edited by Stephen R. Holmes 

      Sexton, Jason S. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-06-01) - Book review
      Review of Stephen R. Holmes (ed.), Public Theology in Cultural Engagement (Milton Keynes, Paternoster, 2008)
    • 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 ...
    • Religion and science: the search for a likely story 

      Fergusson, David (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2018-12-11) - Journal article
      This paper is centred on a consideration of issues surrounding two of the biggest questions posed by current cosmological thought: cosmic origins (essentially, why is there something rather than nothing?) and order (why ...
    • "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).