LAURIE'S LIBRARY

NO TIME TO READ ALL THOSE IMPORTANT BOOKS?

Here's my answer:

I've made outline notes of some key textbooks. You'll fiind some of them here. Some are detailed, others sketchy, and none do justice to the actual book. But I hope they help busy people.

MORE BOOKS ARE ADDED EACH MONTH.

ANGLICANISM

 

Ian Douglas & Kwok Pui-Lan (eds): Beyond Colonial Anglicanism. 2001

 

Miranda Hassett: The Anglican Communion in Crisis. 2007

 

Rowan Strong: Anglicanism and the British Empire 1700 - 1850

 

BIBLICAL: HEBREW SCRIPTURES (i.e. Old Testament)

 

Walter Brueggemann: The Psalms & the Life of Faith. 1995

 

BIBLICAL: NEW TESTAMENT STUDIES

 

Crossan & Reed: Excavating Jesus. 2001

 

Crossan & Reed: In Search of Paul

 

Michael Goulder: A Tale of Two Missions. 1994

 

Lucas Grollenberg: Paul 1978

 

William Herzog: Jesus, Justice and the Reign of God 2000

 

Horsely & Silbermann: The Message and the Kingdom. 1997

 

Richard Horsley: Hearing the Whole Story. 2001

 

Richard Horsely: Jesus and Empire. 2003

 

Jane Kopas: Outsiders in the Gospels (paper in The Way)

 

David Rhoads: The Challenge of Diversity. 1996

 

Sawicki: Crossing Galilee (thoughts drawn from this book)

 

Sam Wells: A Nazareth Manifesto. 2015

 

John J Vincent (Ed) Mark's Gospel of Action. 2006

 

Rowan Williams: Meeting God in Mark. 2014

 

CHURCH

 

Leonardo Boff: Ecclesiogenesis: 1986

 

Dan Hardy: Finding the Church. 2001

 

Early Church History ~ Major figures.

 

Eduardo Hoornaert: The Memory of the Christian People. 1989

 

Stuart Murray: A Vast Minority. 2015

 

CULTURE

 

Benjamin Barber: Jihad vs. McWorld. 1992

 

Clifford Geertz: The Interpretation of Cultures 1973

 

Louis Luzbetak: The Church and Culture 1988

 

DOING THEOLOGY

Paul Ballard & John Prichard: Practical Theology in Action. 2006

 

Stephen Bevans: Models of Contextual Theology. 2002

 

Elaine Graham, Heather Watson, Frances Ward: Theological Reflection Methods

 

Robert Kinast: Let Ministry Teach. 1996

 

Robert Kinast: What are they saying about Theological Reflection? 2000

 

Patricia O'Connell Killen & John de Beer: The Art of Theological Reflection. 1994

 

John Reader: Local Theology. 1994

 

Robert Schreiter: Constructing Local Theologies. 1985

 

Clemens Sedmak: Doing Local Theology. 2002

 

Judith Thompson, Stephen Pattison, Ross Thompson: Theological Reflection. 2008

 

Terry Veling: PracticaL Theology. 2005

 

James Whitehead & Evelyn Whitehead: Method in Ministry. 1995

 

HOLY TRINITY

 

Leonardo Boff: Trinity and Society. 1988

 

Leonardo Boff: Chapter in Systematic Theol (Sobrino & Ellacuria) Orbis

 

Nicholas Lash: Believing Three Ways in God. 1992

 

Miroslav Volf: After our Likeness. 1998

 

IMPERIAL~ POSTCOLONIAL

 

MISSION & MINISTRY

 

SPIRITUALITY:

 

THEOLOGY ~ GENERAL

 

Miroslav Volf: Exclusion and Embrace. 1996

 

Rowan Williams: Resurrection. 1982

 

URBAN

 

I'M STILL BUILDING THIS PAGE.

I WILL BE ADDING NOTES AND ABSTRACTS OF BOOKS

AS TIME GOES ON.

 

PLEASE BE PATIENT. THANKS. +L

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