The School of Divinity has an internationally renowned staff and a reputation for high quality in both teaching and research. Its primary expertise is as a centre engaging with theological and historical concerns, chiefly as raised and developed within the Christian tradition, its Jewish roots, and related critical scholarship. The School's academic staff seek to address wider concerns arising within western society through the growing prominence of other religious traditions and the rejuvenation of interest in questions of 'spirituality'.

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Recent Submissions

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    Goranson, Haley (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-21) - Thesis
  • The Gospel of Mark in the context of ancient biography 

    Rouvinez, Francis Aldo (University of St Andrews, 2019-06-25) - Thesis
    This thesis argues that the Gospel of Mark reflects the assumptions, purposes, and conventions of ancient Jewish biographical writing rather than those of Greco-Roman biography. It offers a sustained critique of the view ...
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    Lee, Jihye (University of St Andrews, 2019-06-24) - Thesis
  • Substitution and participation in the writings of Paul : a study of four texts 

    Westfall, David (University of St Andrews, 2019-06-25) - Thesis
    Contemporary Pauline scholarship has witnessed ongoing debate concerning the relationship between ‘substitution’ (Christ’s death in place of sinners) and ‘participation’ (the mutual solidarity and identification of Christ ...
  • Zeitgeist incarnate : a theological interpretation of postapocalyptic zombie fiction 

    Baird, David (University of St Andrews, 2019-06-25) - Thesis
    This thesis attempts to take seriously the claims made by many postapocalyptic zombie narratives to represent the world as it truly is, analyzing and then assessing the theological value of their depictions of the human ...

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