Books Written or Edited by GTU Faculty
Jerome Baggett (GTU/JST), The Varieties of Nonreligious Experience: Atheism in American Culture (NYU Press, 2019).
Kathryn Barush (GTU/JST), Imaging Pilgrimage: Art as Embodied Experience (under contract with Bloomsbury Academic, forthcoming 2020); Art and the Sacred Journey in Britain, 1790-1850 (Routledge, 2016).
Purushottama Bilimoria (GTU/CDS), History of Indian Philosophy (Routledge History of World Philosophies, 2018); Emotions in Indian Thought-Systems (Routledge India, 2015); Indian Diaspora: Hindus and Sikhs in Australia (D.K. Printworld, 2015); Globalization, Transnationalism, Gender and Ecological Engagement (Serials Publications, 2015); Postcolonial Reason and Its Critiques: Deliberations on Spivak's Thoughts (Oxford University Press, 2014).
Aaron Brody (GTU/PSR), Material Culture Matters: Essays on the Archaeology of the Southern Levant in Honor of Seymour Gitin (Eisenbrauns, 2014); "As for me, I will dwell at Mizpah...: The Tell en-Nasbeh Excavations after 85 Years, edited with J.R. Zorn (Gorgias, 2014).
Ronald Burris (ABSW), Wisdom from Africa: Theological Reflections on the Confessions of St. Augustine (Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2016); Where is the Church? Martyrdom, Persecution, and Baptism in North Africa from the Second to the Fifth Century (Resource Publication, 2012).
Thomas Cattoi (JST), Depth Psychology and Mysticism, co-ed. with David Odorisio (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018); Death, Dying, and Mysticism: The Ecstasy of the End (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015); Theodore the Stoudite: Writings on Iconoclasm and the Spiritual Life (Newman/Paulist Press, 2014); Perceiving the Divine Through the Human Body: Mystical Sensuality, co-ed. with June McDaniel (Palgrave McMillan, 2011).
Jennifer W. Davidson (ABSW) River of Life, Feast of Grace: Baptism, Communion, and Discipleship (Judson Press, 2019).
Michael J. Dodds OP (DSPT), Philosophical Anthropology (Western Dominican Province, 2014).
Wendy Farley (SFTS), The Thirst of God: Contemplating God’s Love with Three Women Mystics (Westminster/John Knox, 2015).
Sharon Fennema (PSR), Queering Christian Worship, Reconstructing Liturgical Theology, co-ed. and contributor with Stephen Burns and W. Scott Haledman (2016).
LeAnn Snow Flesher (ABSW), Why?... How Long?: Studies on Voice(s) of Lamentation Rooted in Biblical Hebrew Poetry, co-ed. with Carol Dempsey and Mark Boda (T&T Clark, 2013).
Lisa Fullam (JST), Ethics and Spirituality: Readings in Moral Theology #17, co-ed. with Charles E. Curran (Paulist Press, 2014); Virtue Ethics: Readings in Moral Theology #16, co-ed. with Charles E. Curran (Paulist Press, 2011).
Julián Andres González Holguin (CDSP/PLTS), Cain, Abel, and the Politics of God: An Agambenian Reading of Genesis 4:1-16 (Routledge, 2017).
Nancy Hall (ABSW), A Manual of Worship--Newly Revised (Judson Press, 2018).
Shauna Hannan (PLTS), Eco-Lutheranism: Lutheran Perspectives on Ecology, co-edited with Karla Bohmbach (Lutheran University Press, 2013).
Arthur Holder (GTU), The Venerable Bede: On the Song of Songs and Selected Writings (Paulist Press, 2011).
Paul A. Janowiak (JST), Standing Together the Community of God: Liturgical Spirituality and the Presence of Christ (The Liturgical Press, 2011).
Munir Jiwa (CIS), Politics of Exhibition: Artists and Muslim Identity in New York City (Cornell University Press, forthcoming).
Jay Johnson (PSR), Peculiar Faith: Queer Theology for Christian Witness (Seabury Books, 2014); Divine Communion: A Eucharistic Theology of Sexual Intimacy (Seabury Books, 2013); Queer Religion (two volumes), co-authored with Donald Boisvert (Praeger Publishers, 2011).
Uriah Kim (GTU), Reading a Tendentious Bible: Essays in Honor of Robert B. Coote, co-ed. with Marvin Chaney and Annette Schellenberg (Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2014).
Daijaku Judith Kinst (IBS), Trust, Realization and the Self in Soto Zen Practice, (Institute of Buddhist Studies and BDK America, 2015).
Bryan Kromholtz, OP (DSPT), On the Last Day: The Time of the Resurrection of the Dead according to Thomas Aquinas (Academic Press, 2010).
James Lawrence (PSR), Principles in Play: Essays in Honor of George Dole, ed. (Studia Swedenborgiana Press, 2010).
Gabriella Lettini (SKSM), Soul Repair: Recovering from Moral Injury After War, co-authored with Rita Nakashima Brock (Beacon Press, 2012).
Elizabeth Liebert (SFTS), The Soul of Discernment: A Spiritual Practice for Communities and Institutions (Westminster/John Knox Press, 2015).
Gregory Anderson Love (SFTS), Love, Violence, and the Cross: How the Nonviolent God Saves Us through the Cross of Christ (Cascades Books, 2010).
Scott MacDougall (CDSP), More Than Communion: Imagining an Eschatological Ecclesiolog (Bloomsbury–T&T Clark, 2015).
James McDonald (SFTS), Preaching God’s Transforming Justice, Year A, Year B, and Year C (Westminster/John Knox Press, 2011-2013).
Ruth Meyers (CDSP), Praying Shapes Believing: A Theological Commentary on the Book of Common Prayer, Revised Edition (Seabury Books, 2016); Missional Worship, Worshipful Mission: Gathering as God's People, Going out in God's Name (William B. Eerdman's Publishing Company, 2015); Christian Holiness & Human Sexuality: A Study Guide for Episcopalians, co-ed. with Gary R. Hall (Church Publishing, 2011); Worship-Shaped Life: Liturgical Formation and the People of God, co-ed. with Paul Gibson (Canterbury Press, 2010).
Scott Mitchell (IBS), Buddhism in America: Global Religion, Local Contexts (Bloomsbury Academic, 2016); Buddhism Beyond Borders: New Perspectives on Buddhism in the United States, co-authored with Natalie E.F. Quli (SUNY Press, 2015).
Cynthia Moe-Lobeda (PLTS/CDSP), Bible and Ethics: A New Conversation, co-authored with Bruce Birch, Jacqueline Lapsley, and Larry Rasmussen (Fortress Press, 2018); Resisting Structural Evil: Love as Ecological-Economic Vocation (Fortress Press, 2013).
Ronald Nakasone (GTU), Asian American Religious Cultures, Volumes 1-2, co-ed. with Jonathan H. X. Lee, Fumitaka Matsuoka and Edmond Yee (ABC-CLIO, 2015).
Sangyil Sam Park (ABSW), 포스트모던 시대의 설교학 밑그림 (Preaching in the 21st Century) (Olive Tree Press, 2014).
Richard Payne (GTU), Pure Lands in Asian Texts and Contexts: An Anthology, co-ed. with Georgios Halkias (University of Hawai'i Press, 2019); Language in the Buddhist Tantra of Japan: Indic Roots of Mantra (Bloomsbury Academic, 2018); Pure Land Buddhism in China: A Doctrinal History, co-ed. with Natalie E.F. Quli, 2 vols. (Institute of Buddhist Studies and BDK America, 2016); Homa Variations: The Study of Ritual Change Across the Longue Duree, co-ed. with Michael Witzel (Oxford University Press, 2015); Scripture:Canon::Text:Context: Essays Honoring Lewis R. Lancaster, ed. (Institute of Buddhist Studies and the Numata Center/Berkeley, 2014).
Ted Peters (PLTS), God in Cosmic History: Where Science and History Meet Religion (Anselm Academic, 2017); God--the World's Future, 3rd edition (Fortress, 2015); Sin Boldly! Justifying Faith for Fragile and Broken Souls (Fortress, 2015); Theologians in Their Own Words, co-ed. with Derik Nelson and Joshua Moritz (Fortress, 2013); GOD the World's Future: Systematic Theology for a Postmodern Era, 3rd edition (Fortress, 2013).
Susan Phillips (GTU), The Cultivated Life: From Ceaseless Striving to Receiving Joy (IV Press, 2015); Serving God’s Community: Studies in Honor of W. Ward Gasque (Regent College Publishing, 2014).
Julia D.E. Prinz (JST), Interruption: Theological Thought and Photography in Dialogue with Johann Baptist Metz (Herder, 2015).
Jean-François Racine (JST), Beauty and the Bible: Toward a Hermeneutics of Biblical Aesthetics, co-ed. with Richard J. Bautch (Society of Biblical Literature, 2013).
Anselm Ramelow (DSPT), God: Reason and Reality (Basic Philosophical Concepts) (Philosophia Verlag, 2014).
Julie Rubio (JST-SCU), Hope for Common Ground: Mediating the Personal and the Political in a Divided Church (Georgetown University Press, 2016).
Robert Russell (CTNS), Time in Eternity: Pannenberg, Physics, and Eschatology in Creative Mutual Interaction (University of Notre Dame Press, 2012).
Sandra M. Schneiders, IHM (JST), Jesus Risen in Our Midst: Essays on the Resurrection of Jesus in the Fourth Gospel (Liturgical Press, 2013); Prophets in Their Own Country: Women Religious Bearing Witness to the Gospel in a Troubled Church (Orbis, 2012).
Rita Sherma (GTU/CDS), Vivekananda: His Life, Legacy, and Relevance, ed. (Rowman & Littlefield, 2019); Sustainable Societies: Interreligious Interdisciplinary Responses (Springer Sophia Series, 2018); International Journal of Dharma Studies, ed. (Springer Open); Woman and Goddess in Hinduism: Reinterpretations and Re-envisioning, ed. (Palgrave MacMillan, 2011).
Sam Berrin Shonkoff (GTU/CJS), Hasidism: Writings on Devotion, Community, and Life in the Modern World, co-ed. with Ariel Evan Mayse (Brandeis University Press, under contract and in progress); Martin Buber: His Intellectual and Scholarly Legacy, ed. (Brill, 2018).
Kirsi Stjerna (PLTS), The Annotated Luther, ed. and contributor (Fortress Press, 2015-2017); On the Apocalyptic and Human Agency: Conversations with Augustine of Hippo and Martin Luther (Cambridge Scholars Press, 2014); Martin Luther, the Bible, and the Jewish People (Fortress Press, 2012).
Augustine Thompson (DSPT), Dominican Brothers: Conversi, Lay, and Cooperator Friars (New Priory Press, 2018); Francis of Assisi: A New Biography (Cornell, 2012).
Anh Q. Tran (JST), Gods, Heroes, and Ancestors: An Interreligious Encounter in Eighteenth-Century Vietnam (Oxford University Press, 2017); World Christianity: Perspectives and Insights (Orbis Press, 2016).
David Vasquez-Levy (PSR), Accompaniment: A Bible Study on Mission (ELCA Global Missions, 2014); Ruth (Augsburg Fortress, 2012); 1 and 2 Samuel (Augsburg Fortress, 2010).
Seigen Haruo Yamaoka (IBS), Shin Buddhist Ministry: A New Perspective (Institute of Buddhist Studies and BDK America Publication, 2017).
Devin Phillip Zuber (GTU/CSS), A Language of Things: Swedenborg and the American Environmental Imagination (University of Virginia Press, 2019).
Kathryn B. Alexander (Ph.D., ’13) Saving Beauty: A Theological Aesthetics of Nature (Fortress Press, Aug 2014).
Peter Ajer (Ph.D. ’14) The Death of Jesus and the Politics of Place in the Gospel of John (Pickwick Publications, Sept 2016).
Whitney Bauman (Ph.D. ’07), Religion and Ecology: Developing a Planetary Ethic (Columbia University Press, Apr 2014); Whitney Bauman, Richard R. Bohannon II, and Kevin J. O'Brien, eds., Inherited Land: The Changing Grounds of Religion and Ecology (Pickwick Publications, Aug 2011).
Sharon Betsworth (Ph.D. ’07), The Reign of God is Such as These: A Socio-Literary Analysis of Daughters in the Gospel of Mark (T & T Clark, Dec 2010).
Kirk A. Bingaman (Ph.D. ’00), The Power of Neuroplasticity for Pastoral and Spiritual Care (Lexington Books, April 2014).
Matt Boswell (PhD, '16), The Way to Love: Reimagining Christian Spiritual Growth as the Hopeful Path of Virtue (Cascade Books, 2018)
Alexander Blair (Ph.D. ’84), Christian Ambivalence Toward Its Old Testament: Interactive Creativity Versus Static Obedience (Wipf & Stock Publishers, Jan 2011).
Erin Brigham (Ph.D. ’10), See Judge Act: Catholic Social Teaching and Service Learning (Anselm Academics, 2018); Sustaining the Hope for Unity: Ecumenical Dialogue in a Postmodern World (Liturgical Press, Apr 2012).
Sean D. Burke (Ph.D. ’09), Queering the Ethiopian Eunuch: Strategies of Ambiguity in Acts (Fortress, August 2013).
Douglas Burton-Christie (Ph.D. ’88), The Blue Sapphire of the Mind: Notes for a Contemplative Ecology (Oxford, Nov 2012).
Woody Carter (Ph.D. ’94), Theology for a Violent Age: Religious Beliefs Crippling African American Youth (iUniverse.com, Dec 2010).
Joseph Cheah (Ph.D. ’04) and Grace Ji-Sun Kim, Theological Reflections on Gangnam Style: A Racial, Sexual, and Cultural Critique (Palgrave Pivot, July 2014); Joseph Cheah, Race and Religion in American Buddhism: White Supremacy and Immigrant Adaptation (Oxford University Press, Sept 2011).
Robert Collie (Th.D. ’70) and Annelie Collie, The Apostle Paul and Post-Traumatic Stress: From Woundedness to Wholeness (Fairway Press, Sept 2011).
Steven Danver (M.A. ’94) and John Burch, Encyclopedia of Water Politics and Policy in the United States (CQ Press, May 2011).
Elizabeth Drescher (Ph.D. ’08), Choosing Our Religion: The Spiritual Life of America's Nones (Oxford University Press, 2016); Drescher and Keith Anderson, Click 2 Save: The Digital Ministry Bible (Morehouse, May 2012); Drescher, Tweet If You ♥ Jesus: Practicing Church in the Digital Reformation (Morehouse, May 2011).
Patricia Dutcher-Walls (Th.D., ’94), Reading the Historical Books: A Student's Guide to Engaging the Biblical Text (Baker, Mar 2014).
Kevin Fauteux (Ph.D. ’82), Defusing Angry People: Practical Tools for Handling Bullying, Threats, and Violence (New Horizon Press, Feb 2011).
Peter Feldmeier (Ph.D. ’96), Encounters in Faith: Christianity in Interreligious Dialogue (Anselm Academic, Feb 2011); Feldmeier and Leo Lefebure, The Path of Wisdom: A Christian Commentary on the Dhammapada (Eerdmans, May 2011).
Brian Froese (Ph.D. ’04), California Mennonites (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014).
Steve Georgiou (PhD, '04), In the Beginning was Love: Contemplative Words of Robert Lax, 2nd ed. (Templegate, 2015)
Lynne Gerber (Ph.D. ’09), Seeking the Straight and Narrow: Weight Loss and Sexual Reorientation in Evangelical America (University of Chicago, Nov 2011).
Tricia Gibbs (as Sarah Isaias, M.A. student), A New Song (Derusha, June 2011).
Michelle Gonzalez (Ph.D. ’01), Shopping: Christian Explorations of Daily Living (Fortress Press, Nov 2010).
Cecilia González-Andrieu (Ph.D. ’07), Teaching Global Theologies: Power and Praxis, coedited with Kwok Pui-Lan and Dwight Hopkins (Baylor University Press, Sep 2015); Bridge to Wonder: Art as a Gospel of Beauty (Baylor UP, April 2012).
Rebecca Gordon (Ph.D. ’09), Mainstreaming Torture: Ethical Approaches in the Post-9/11 United States (Oxford University Press, May 2014).
Yudit Kornberg Greenberg (Ph.D., '84), Dharma and Halacha: Comparative Studies in Hindu-Jewish Philosophy and Religion (Rowman & Littlefield, 2018); The Body in Religion: Crosscultural Perspectives (Bloomsbury, 2017).
Max Hammer, with Barry J. Hammer (Ph.D. ’92), and Alan C. Butler, Deepening Your Personal Relationships: Developing Emotional Intimacy and Good Communication (SBPRA, Jan 2014); Hammer, Hammer, and Butler, Psychological Healing Through Creative Self-Understanding and Self-Transformation (SBPRA, Jan 2014).
David Phillips Hansen (Ph.D. ’88) Native Americans, the Mainline Church, and the Quest for Interracial Justice (Chalice Press, Jan 2017).
Kayko Driedger Hesslein (Ph.D. ’14) Dual Citizenship: Two-Natures Christologies and the Jewish Jesus (Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2015).
Timothy Hessel-Robinson (Ph.D. ’06) and Ray Maria McNamara, RSM (Ph.D. ’06), Spirit and Nature: The Study of Christian Spirituality in a Time of Ecological Urgency (Pickwick Publications, Aug 2011).
John C. Holt (M.A. ’73), ed., The Sri Lanka Reader: History, Culture, Politics, The World Readers series (Duke University Press, Mar 2011).
Jonathan Homrighausen (MA, '18), Illuminating Justice: The Ethical Imagination of The Saint John's Bible (Liturgical Press, 2018)
Christina Hutchins (PhD, '08), Tender the Maker (University Press of Colorado, 2015)
Micah T.J. Jackson (PhD, '12), Preaching Face-to-Face: An Invitation to Conversational Preaching (Church Publishing Incorporated, 2019)
Kevin Kaatz (M.A. ’98), Early Controversies and the Growth of Christianity (Praeger, Feb 2012).
Kevin Keating (M.A., '75), Papal Teaching in the Age of Infallibility, 1870 to the Present: A Critical Evaluation with Historical Illustrations (Pickwick, June 2018).
Heup Young Kim (Ph.D. ’92), A Theology of Dao (Orbis, May 2017); with Fumitaka Matsuoka (PSR emeritus), and Anri Morimoto, eds., Asian and Oceanic Christianities in Conversation: Exploring Theological Identities at Home and in Diaspora, Studies in World Christianity and Interreligious Relations (Rodopi, Mar 2011).
James Kraft (Ph.D. ’01), The Epistemology of Religious Disagreement (Palgrave/Macmillan, May 2012).
Robert Lassalle-Klein (Ph.D. ’95), Blood and Ink: Ignacio Ellacuría, Jon Sobrino, and the Jesuit Martyrs of the University of Central America (Orbis, June 2014).
Richard Lindsay (Ph.D. ’12), Hollywood Biblical Epics: Camp Spectacle and Queer Style from the Silent Era to the Modern Day (Prager, June 2015).
Jennifer Howe Peace (Ph.D. ’05), co-editor, Interreligious/Interfaith Studies: Defining a New Field (Beacon Press, 2018); Or Rose, and Gregory Mobley, My Neighbor's Faith: Stories of Interreligious Encounter, Growth, and Transformation (Orbis, Feb 2012). Contributors include: Judith Berling (GTU), Ibrahim Farajaje (SKSM), Charles Gibbs (CDSP MDiv), Rita Nakashima-Brock (SKSM), and Rebecca Parker (SKSM).
Margaret Miles (PhD, '77), The Long Goodbye: Dementia Diaries (Cascade Books, 2017)
Debra Mumford (Ph.D. ’07, M.A.B.L. ’03), Exploring Prosperity Preaching: Biblical Health, Wealth, and Wisdom (Judson Press, May 2012).
Thao Nguyen (Ph.D. '13), Asian Catholic Women: Movements, Mission, and Vision (December 2019)
Christine Valters Paintner (PhD '04), The Soul's Slow Ripening: 12 Celtic Practices for Seeking the Sacred (Sorin Books, 2018)
Nancy Pineda-Madrid (Ph.D. ’05), Suffering and Salvation in Ciudad Juarez (Fortress, May 2011).
Anathea E. Portier-Young (M.A. ’98), Apocalypse Against Empire: Theologies of Resistance in Early Judaism (Eerdmans, Dec. 2010).
Adam Pryor (Ph.D. ’12), The Body of Christ Incarnate for You: Conceptualizing the God's Desire for the Flesh (Lexington, Oct 2016); The God Who Lives: Investigating the Emergence of Life and the Doctrine of God (Pickwick Publications, Jan 2014).
Judith Rock (Ph.D. ’88), The Rhetoric of Death (Berkley Trade, Oct 2010).
Cia Sautter (Ph.D. ’00), The Performance of Religion: Seeing the Sacred in Theater (Routledge, Jan 2017); The Miriam Tradition: Teaching Embodied Torah (University of Illinois, Nov 2010).
Marilyn Sewell (Ph.D. ’91), Raw Faith: Following the Thread (Fuller Press, 2014).
Andrea Sheaffer (Ph.D. ’14), Envisioning the Book of Judith: How Art Illuminates Minor Characters (Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2014).
Harry H. Singleton III (PhD '98), Divine Revelation and Human Liberation (Lexington Books/Fortress Academic, 2018)
Emily Leah Silverman (Ph.D. ’08), Edith Stein and Regina Jonas: Religious Visionaries in the Time of the Death Camps (Equinox, May 2012).
Susan Marie Smith (Ph.D. ’02), Caring Liturgies: The Pastoral Power of Christian Ritual (Fortress 2012); Christian Ritualizing and the Baptismal Process: Liturgical Explorations toward a Realized Baptismal Ecclesiology (Pickwick, Nov 2011).
Janet Stickmon (M.A. ’99), Midnight Peaches, Two O'Clock Patience (Jan 2012).
Laura Stivers (Ph.D. ’00), Disrupting Homelessness: Alternative Christian Approaches (Fortress, April 2011).
Sandy Sullivan-Dunbar (MA, '03), Human Dependency and Christian Ethics (Cambridge University Press, 2017)
Jonathan Tan (M.A. ’98), Christian Mission among the Peoples of Asia (Orbis, 2014).
Jeanne Choy Tate (M.A. ’98), Something Greater: Culture, Family, and Community as Living Story (Pickwick Publications, May 2013).
Wendy R. Terry (Ph.D. ’07), A Companion to Marguerite Porete and the Mirror of Simple Souls (Brill, 2017), Terry and Robert Stauffer, eds.; Seeing Marguerite in the Mirror: A Linguistic Analysis of Porete's “Mirror of Simple Souls,” Studies in Spirituality Supplements 21 (Peeters, Jan 2011).
Al Tizon (Ph.D. ’05), Missional Preaching: Engage, Embrace, Transform (Judson Press, March 2012); Tizon, M. Sydney Park, and Soong-Chan Rah, eds., Honoring the Generations: Learning with Asian North American Congregations (Judson Press, April 2012).
Timothy Wadkins (PhD, '88), The Rise of Pentalcostalism in Modern El Salvador: From the Blood of the Martrys to the Baptism of the Spirit (Baylor Press, 2018)
Dongsheng (John) Wu (Ph.D. ’06), Understanding Watchman Nee: Spirituality, Knowledge, and Formation (Wipf & Stock, April 2012).
Emily S. Wu (Ph.D. ’10), Traditional Chinese Medicine in the United States: In Search of Spiritual Meaning and Ultimate Health (Lexington Books, June 2013).
Angela Yarber (Ph.D. ’10), Holy Women's Icons (Parson's Porch Publishing, May 2014); Dance in Scripture: How Biblical Dancers Can Revolutionize Worship Today (Cascade Books, Oct 2013); The Gendered Pulpit: Sex, Body, and Desire in Preaching and Worship (Parson's Porch Books, April 2013); Embodying the Feminine in the Dances of the World's Religions (Peter Lang Press, Nov 2011).
Russell Yee (Ph.D. ’97), Worship on the Way: Exploring Asian North American Experience (Judson Press, April 2012).
Yeow Choo Lak (Th.D. ’71), Loving Hawai'i (Xulon Press, Sept 2011).
Jeremy D. Yunt (M.A.), Faithful to Nature: Paul Tillich and the Spiritual Roots of Environmental Ethics (Barred Owl Books, Oct. 2017).
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