Reading

(Warning: Beware the used or library textbook with highlighting. Do the human race a favor and don't highlight your books.)

Required Reading:

Adrian Hastings, Alistair Mason, and Hugh Pyper, eds., Oxford Companion to Christian Thought, Oxford, 2000 (for ST 501-503).

Karl Barth, Dogmatics in Outline, Perennial, 1959 (for ST 501-503).

Faith and Order Commission of the World Council of Churches, Confessing the One Faith: An Ecumenical Explication of the Apostolic Faith as It Is Confessed in the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed, 2d ed., WCC, 1991 (for ST 501-503).

Baptism, Eucharist, and Ministry, WCC Faith and Order Paper 111, WCC, 1982.

Patricia Wilson-Kastner, Sacred Drama: A Spirituality of Christian Liturgy, Fortress, 1999.

N.T. Wright, Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, the Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church, Harper, 2008.

Philip Jenkins, The New Faces of Christianity: Believing the Bible in the Global South, Oxford, 2006.

Jonathan Wilson, Why Church Matters: Worship, Ministry, and Mission in Practice, Brazos, 2006.

For students improving their writing skills, my classes feature conditionally required reading.

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