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  • "Advancing practical theology: critical discipleship for disturbing times" by Eric Stoddart 

    Tomlinson, Anne (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Eric Stoddart, Advancing Practical Theology: Critical Discipleship for Disturbing Times (London: SCM, 2014)
  • "Advocacy and exodus: from Moses to the Mental Health Act" by George Gammack 

    Shaw, D. W. D. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2011-12-01) - Book review
    Review of George Gammack, Advocacy and Exodus: From Moses to the Mental Health Act (London: Spiderwise, 2011)
  • “After Vatican II: trajectories and hermeneutics” edited by James L. Heft SJ with John O’Malley 

    Hawkesley, Theodora (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2013-06-01) - Book review
    Review of James L. Heft SJ with John O’Malley, eds., After Vatican II: Trajectories and Hermeneutics (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2012)
  • All aboard? 

    Franz, Kevin (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    Kevin Franz’s paper puts forward two fundamental approaches for ecumencial engagement in Scotland: restoration, that is, seeking by a process of healing to restore what has been lost; and exploration, asking what the ...
  • An analysis of the doctrine of the priesthood of Jesus Christ in the functional Christology of Charles Haddon Spurgeon 

    George, Christian (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2011-06-01) - Journal article
    Christian George approaches Charles Spurgeon’s sermons in terms of a preached Christology, that is, a Christology not confined to dogmatics but operative in preaching. If we want to know what a model of Christology might ...
  • "Back from the brink: stories of churches which refused to die" by Heather & Pat Wraight 

    Kavanagh, Joe (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Heather & Pat Wraight, Back From the Brink: Stories of Churches Which Refused To Die (London: Christian Research, 2006)
  • "Balthasar: a (very) critical introduction" by Karen Kilby 

    Maican, Peter (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Karen Kilby, Balthasar: A (Very) Critical Introduction (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2012)
  • Being a postgraduate student of James K. Cameron 

    Gordon, Bruce (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2012-06-01) - Journal article
    Bruce Gordon recounts how his time spent as a student of James Cameron effectively shaped him as a scholar. Central to this was the need for breadth – to strive to understand the whole of the temporal and spatial sphere ...
  • Being ecumenical in Scotland today 

    Kesting, Sheilagh M. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-12-01) - Journal article
    Sheilagh Kesting identifies four areas which affect the ecumenical landscape of Scotland: the legacy of centuries of bitter religious division; continuing sectarianism; the dominance of the Church of Scotland (and more ...
  • Belief and unbelief: two sides of a coin 

    Davie, Grace (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2014-06-01) - Journal article
    Grace Davie writes regarding the nature of religion in modern Europe, and addresses factors of key significance. She identifies five significant factors affecting contemporary religion in Europe: the cultural heritage, the ...
  • The Beuk o Amos 

    Sneddon, Duncan (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-06-01) - Journal article
    The Book of Amos is notable amongst Old Testament books for its evocative language and imagery. If we needed a fresh reminder of its power, it is ably provided here in a translation by Duncan Sneddon which displays the ...
  • 'Blossoming spirits': communication despite dementia 

    Blackley, Jane M. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2008-06-01) - Journal article
    Despite the very real barriers faced by those caring for people with severe dementia, Jane Blackley argues that communication is not only possible, but for Christians is an imperative. While being realistic about the extent ...
  • "Calvin and the Bible" edited by Donald K. McKim 

    Cranfield, Mary M. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Donald K. McKim (ed.), Calvin and the Bible (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006)
  • Calvin in Scotland 

    Fergusson, David (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2010-12-01) - Journal article
    Although Scottish Calvinism has had a very negative press of late, this paper finds much that came out of the Reformation that was positive or progressive. David Fergusson evaluates Calvin’s influence on Scotland by ...
  • "Calvin" by Bruce Gordon 

    Kato, Yoshi (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Book review
    Review of Bruce Gordon, Calvin (New Haven, Conn.; London: Yale University Press, 2009)
  • "Calvin, participation, and the gift: the activity of believers in union with Christ" by J. Todd Billings 

    Canlis, Julie (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Book review
    Review of J. Todd Billings, Calvin, Participation, and the Gift: The Activity of Believers in Union with Christ (Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2007)
  • "Calvin: a brief guide to his life and thought" by Willem van't Spijker; "Calvin: a guide for the perplexed" by Paul Helm 

    Wardley, Jason (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Book review
    Reviews of Willem van't Spijker, Calvin: A Brief Guide to His Life and Thought (trans. Lyle D. Bierma; Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press, 2009); Paul Helm, Calvin: A Guide for the Perplexed (London: T&T ...
  • Calvinism and the arts 

    Hardman Moore, Susan (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2009-12-01) - Journal article
    Susan Hardman Moore's article is a study of the wider impact of Calvin's theological approach to signs and signifieds, i.e., his steady insistence on words and the Word. In this paper, she draws our attention to the nature ...
  • “A Catholic reading guide to universalism” by Robert Wild 

    Smith, Kevin (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-06-01) - Book review
    Review of: Robert Wild, A Catholic Reading Guide to Universalism (Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2015)
  • “A Celtic Christology: the incarnation according to John Scottus Eriugena” by John F. Gavin 

    Hyland, William P. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-12-01) - Book review
    Review of: John F. Gavin, A Celtic Christology: The Incarnation According to John Scottus Eriugena (Eugene, Or.: Cascade Books, 2014)