PUBLICATIONS, ADDRESSES, & RESEARCH
last update: 22 February 2007

Books:

  • Sheila E. McGinn, ed. Celebrating Romans: Template for Pauline Theology. Essays in Honor of Robert Jewett . Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2004.
  • Bibliographies for Biblical Research: The Book of Revelation (Lewiston/Queenston/Lampeter: Mellen Biblical Press, 1997).
  • Instructor's Manual for The New Testament World by Kathleen and John Court (Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 1990).
  • Dissertation: The New Prophecy of Asia Minor and the Rise of Ecclesiastical Patriarchy in Second Century Pauline Traditions. (Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University, 1989).

Major Articles:

  • McGinn, Sheila E. "Feminists & Paul in Romans 8:18–23: Toward a Theology of Creation." In Gender, Tradition and Romans: Shared Ground, Uncertain Borders. Patte, Daniel and Cristina Grenholm, editors. Romans through History and Culture Series. London: T&T Clark, 2005. Pp. ___. Reviewed by Veronica Koperski for the Review of Biblical Literature. A revised and expanded version of the following:
  • "Feminists & Paul in Romans 8:18–23: Toward a Theology of Creation." EGLBS Presidential Address. Proceedings: Eastern Great Lakes and Midwest Biblical Society 24 (2004): 1–15.
  • “Feminist Approaches to Paul’s Letter to the Romans.” In Celebrating Romans: Template for Pauline Theology. Essays in Honor of Robert Jewett. Ed., Sheila E. McGinn. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2004. 165–76.
  • "Introduction [to the study of Paul's letter to the Romans]." In Celebrating Romans: Template for Pauline Theology. Essays in Honor of Robert Jewett. Ed., Sheila E. McGinn. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2004. xiii–xix.
  • “Justification as Good News for Women: A Re-reading of Romans 1–8.” Translation from the Spanish of Elsa Tamez, “La Justificacíon como Buena Nueva Para las Mujeres: Relectura de Romanos 1–8.” In Celebrating Romans: Template for Pauline Theology. Essays in Honor of Robert Jewett. Ed., Sheila E. McGinn. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2004. 177–89.
  • “All Creation Groans in Labor: Paul’s Theology of Creation in Romans 8:18–23.” In Earth, Wind, and Fire: Biblical and Theological Perspectives on Creation. Ed., Carol Dempsey and Mary Margaret Pazdan. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 2004. 114–23.
  • “Women Co-Workers of Paul.” The Bible Today 42, No. 4 (July 2004): 213–17.
  • “The Household Codes in the Later Pauline Traditions.” for the University of Dayton's Catechist Formation program on “New Testament Worlds—Faith and Culture at the Crossroads.” In Catechist 37 (Mar 2004): 50–54. 
  • "Internal Renewal and Dissent in the Early Christian World." In Philip F. Esler, ed., The Early Christian World (London and New York: Routledge, 2000). Vol. II: 893–906.
  • "Colossians." The University of Dayton's Catechist Formation program on "St. Paul: Lessons on Being Church"; published in Catechist 33 (April/May 2000): 54–59.
  • "Why Now the Women? Social-Historical Insights on Gender Roles in Matthew 26–28," Proceedings: Eastern Great Lakes and Midwest Biblical Society 17 (1997): 108–135.
  • "The 'Montanist' Oracles and Prophetic Theology," Studia Patristica XXXI: Preaching, Second Century, Tertullian to Arnobius, Egypt before Nicaea, Elizabeth A. Livingstone, ed. (Peeters: Leuven, 1997), 128–35.
  • "'Exousia echein epi tês kephalês:' 1 Cor 11:10 and the Ecclesial Authority of Women," Listening/Journal of Religion and Culture (Lewis University, Romeoville, IL), 91–104. Lead article in issue devoted to"the Social World of Saint Paul."
  • "'Not Counting [the] Women:' A Feminist Reading of Matthew 26–28," SBL 1995 Seminar Papers, ed. by Gene H. Lovering (Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1995), 168–76.
  • "Matthew's Gospel," in the Study Bible for Women: The New Testament, Catherine Clark Kroeger, Mary Evans & Elaine Storkey, eds. (London: HarperCollins, 1995; Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker, 1996), 15–72.
  • "The Acts of Thecla," in Searching the Scriptures, Vol. 2: A Feminist Ecumenical Commentary and Translation, ed. by Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza (Crossroads, 1994), 854–82.
  • "Galatians 3:26–29 and the Politics of the Spirit," Proceedings: Eastern Great Lakes and Midwest Biblical Society (1993): 89–101.

Short Articles:

  • Integrating Field Research into the Introductory Religion Course.” In Spotlight on Teaching 19, No. 4 (Oct 2004): ix, xiv.
  • Photographic illustrations for “Teaching with Site Visits,” Spotlight on Teaching 19, No. 4 (Oct 2004): vii–ix, xiv.
  • "[The Eucharistic] Reservation Chapel," Gesu News 33.50 (9 November 1997): 1.
  • McGinn, Sheila E.,"Why a Eucharistic Reservation Chapel?" Building the Future in Faith (November 1997): 2.
  • "'I Commend to You Phoebe, Deacon of the Church . . .' (Rom 16:1)," in Rising Dawn (published by the Commission on Women, Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, 1996).
  • "Divine Man," Study Bible for Women: The New Testament, ed. by Catherine Clark Kroeger, Mary Evans & Elaine Storkey (London: HarperCollins; Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker, 1995), 22.
  • "Division in Synagogues," Study Bible for Women: The New Testament, ed. by Catherine Clark Kroeger, Mary Evans & Elaine Storkey (London: HarperCollins; Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker, 1995), 23.
  • "Eight Beatitudes and the Seven Woes," Study Bible for Women: The New Testament, ed. by Catherine Clark Kroeger, Mary Evans & Elaine Storkey (London: HarperCollins; Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker, 1995), 59.
  • "Jesus' commissioning of the women," Study Bible for Women: The New Testament, ed. by Catherine Clark Kroeger, Mary Evans & Elaine Storkey (London: HarperCollins; Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker, 1995), 71.
  • "Matthew's understanding of marriage and divorce," Study Bible for Women: The New Testament, ed. by Catherine Clark Kroeger, Mary Evans & Elaine Storkey (London: HarperCollins; Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker, 1995), 51.
  • "Priorities in the family," Study Bible for Women: The New Testament, ed. by Catherine Clark Kroeger, Mary Evans & Elaine Storkey (London: HarperCollins; Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker, 1995), 35.
  • "Tax Collectors and Prostitutes," Study Bible for Women: The New Testament, ed. by Catherine Clark Kroeger, Mary Evans & Elaine Storkey (London: HarperCollins; Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker, 1995), 56.

Citations:

  • Susan Hogan-Albach, “Was Judas a good guy or bad? Scholars disagree.” The Dallas Morning News (16 April 2003): 1G.
  • Martha Sawyer Allen, "Footsteps of Paul: Finding new truths about Paul in old stones," Minneapolis Star Tribune (Saturday, 28 August 1999): B6.
  • Martha Sawyer Allen, "Liberating Paul," Minneapolis Star Tribune (Saturday, 9 October 1999): B5.
  • Martha Sawyer Allen, "In his time, Paul showed support for women's rights," Minneapolis Star Tribune (Saturday, 9 October 1999): B6.
  • Pauline Studies web pages (index at http://www.jcu.edu/bible/paul/) was the topic of discussion by the Graphai New Testament listserv, and is one of the resources listed on the home page of the Corpus Paulinum Internet discussion list.
  • Ameritech newsletter on educational technology (19 August 1999), in the article "Professors at 200 Midwest Colleges Return to School Proficient in Technology" (an abbreviated version of which is available on-line at http://www.ameritech.com/news/release/ view/1,1753,3237|381_384_390,00.html)
  • McGinn, Sheila E., and Aaron M. Gale, comps. Bibliographies for Biblical Research-New Testament Series 21: The Book of Revelation received a notice in the Journal of Early Christian Studies 6 (2, 1998) 313.
  • Ross Shepard Kraemer, Her Share of the Blessings: Women's Religions among Pagans, Jews, and Christians in the Greco-Roman World (New York/Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1992), 239.
  • Christine Trevett, Montanism: Gender, Authority and the New Prophecy (Cambridge University Press, 1996)
  • William Tabbernee, Montanist Inscriptions and Testimonia: Epigraphic Sources Illustrating the History of Montanism (Patristic Monograph Series 16; Macon, Ga.: Mercer University Press, 1997).

Book Reviews

  • Banta, Trudy W. Hallmarks of Effective Outcomes Assessment. Assessment Update Collections; in Teaching Theology and Religion 10, No. 1 (Jan 2007): 54.
  • Stewart-Sykes, Alistair. From Prophecy to Preaching: A Search for the Origins of the Christian Homily. Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae 59. Leiden/Boston/Köln: Brill, 2001; in the Journal of Early Christian Studies 11, No. 4 (2003): .
  • Hertel, John P. and Barbara J. Millis. Using Simulations to Promote Learning in Higher Education: An Introduction. Sterling, Va.: Stylus, 2002; in Teaching Theology and Religion 6 (2003): 182–83.
  • Foskett, Mary F. A Virgin Conceived: Mary and Classical Representations of Virginity. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2002; in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 65 (2003): 281–282.
  • Schüssler Fiorenza, Elisabeth. Jesus and the Politics of Interpretation. New York/London: Continuum, 2000; in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 64 (2002): 777–79.
  • Kreitzer, Larry J. & Deborah W. Rooke (eds.), Ciphers in the Sand: Interpretations of the Woman Taken in Adultery (John 7.53–8.11). Biblical Seminar 74; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 2000; in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 64, No. 1 (2002): 200–202.
  • Porter, Stanley E. and Dennis L. Stamps (eds.), The Rhetorical Interpretation of Scripture: Essays from the 1996 Malibu Conference. Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplement Series 180; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1999; in the Review of Biblical Literature 4 (2002): 312–15.
  • Kuula, Kari. The Law, the Covenant and God's Plan. Vol. I: Paul's Polemical Treatment of the Law in Galatians. Publications of the Finnish Exegetical Society 72; Helsinki: Finnish Exegetical Society; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1999; in theJournal of Biblical Literature 120, No. 3 (2001): 581–83.
  • Painter, John. Just James: the Brother of Jesus in History and Tradition. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1999; in the Journal of Early Christian Studies 9, No. 2 (2001): 290–91.
  • Kuula, Kari. The Law, the Covenant and God's Plan. Vol. I: Paul's Polemical Treatment of the Law in Galatians. Publications of the Finnish Exegetical Society 72; Helsinki: Finnish Exegetical Society; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1999; in the Review of Biblical Literature 3 (2001): 455–58.
  • Ilan, Tal. Integrating Women into Second Temple History. TSAJ 76; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 1999; in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 63, No. 1 (2001): 151–52.
  • Thurston, Bonnie. Women in the New Testament: Questions and Commentary. Companions to the New Testament; New York: Crossroad, 1998; in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 62, No. 1 (2000): 168–69.
  • Turner, Denys. The Darkness of God. Negativity in Christian Mysticism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995; in the Journal of Theological Studies, NS 51, No. 1 (2000): 362–64.
  • Actes de l'apôtre Philippe. Tr. François Bovon, Bertrand Bouvier et Frédéric Amsler. Apocryphes: Collection de Poche de l'Aelac, Vol. 8 (Brepols, 1996); in the Journal of Early Christian Studies 7, No. 4 (1999): 620.
  • Comparative review in the Journal of Early Christian Studies 7, No. 4 (1999): 615–16.
    • Meyer, Marvin. The Unknown Sayings of Jesus. HarperCollins, 1998.
    • Morrice, William G. Hidden Sayings of Jesus: Words Attributed to Jesus Outside the Four Gospels. Hendrickson, 1997.
    • Petersen, William L. et al., eds., Sayings of Jesus: Canonical and Non-Canonical; Essays in Honor of Tjitze Barda. Brill, 1997.
  • Spatafora, Andrea. From the "Temple of God" to God as the Temple (Tesi Gregoriana, Serie Teologia 27; Rome: Editrice Pontificia Università Gregoriana, 1997); in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 61, No. 1 (1999): 170–71.
  • Tabbernee, William. Montanist Inscriptions and Testimonia: Epigraphic Sources Illustrating the History of Montanism (Patristic Monograph Series 16; Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 1997); in the Journal of Early Christian Studies 7, No. 1 (1999): 171–73.
  • Lüdemann, Gerd. Heretics: The Other Side of Early Christianity, Tr. John Bowden, (Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox, 1996); in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 60, No. 3 (1998): 577–78.
  • Gamble, Harry Y. Books and Readers in the Early Church: A History of Early  Christian Texts; review published in the Journal of Early Christian Studies 5, No. 1 (1997): 149–50.
  • Wise, Michael, Martin Abegg, Jr., & Edward Cook, The Dead Sea Scrolls: A New Translation (San Francisco: HarperCollins, 1996); in the Journal of Early Christian Studies 5, No. 4 (1997): 596–98.
  • Gillespie, Thomas W. The First Theologians: A Study in Early Christian Prophecy (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994); in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 58, No. 4 (1996): 747–49.
  • Hultgren, Arland. The Rise of Normative Christianity (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1994); in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 57, No. 4 (1995): 815–16.
  • Garrison, Roman. Redemptive Almsgiving in Early Christianity (Journal for the Society of the New Testament, Supplement Series 77; Sheffield: JSOT Press, 1993); in the Catholic Biblical Quarterly 56, No. 3 (1994): 592–93.
  • Carmody, Denise Lardner and John Tully Carmody. The Republic of Many Mansions: Foundations of American Religious Thought (Paragon, 1990); in Booklist (15 October 1990): 396.
  • Gottlieb, Roger S., ed. A New Creation: America's Contemporary Spiritual Voices (Crossroads/HarperCollins, 1990); in Booklist (15 October 1990): 396.
  • Hauerwas, Stanley. Naming the Silences: God, Medicine, and the Problem of Suffering (Eerdmans, 1990); in Booklist (15 October 1990): 396.
  • Juknialis, Joseph J. Secrets of a Surprising God (Crossroad/Harper Collins, 1990); in Booklist (15 October 1990): 369.
  • Küng, Hans. Reforming the Church Today. Tr. by Peter Heinegg and others (Crossroad/Harper Collins, 1990); in Booklist (15 October 1990): 396.
  • Thomasma, David C. and Glenn C. Graber. Euthanasia: Toward an Ethical Social Policy (Continuum/HarperCollins, 1990); in Booklist (15 October 1990): 395.
  • Woodward, Kenneth. Making Saints: How the Catholic Church Determines Who Becomes A Saint, Who Doesn't and Why (Simon & Schuster, 1990); in Booklist (15 October 1990): 397.
  • Adler, Mortimer J. Truth in Religion: The Plurality of Religions and Unity of the Truth (Macmillan, 1990); in Booklist (1 October 1990): 228–29.
  • Day, Thomas. Why Catholics Can't Sing: The Culture of Catholicism and the Triumph of Bad Taste (Crossroad/Harper, 1990); in Booklist (1 October 1990): 229.
  • Lovinger, Robert J. Religion and Counseling; The Psychological Impact of Religious Belief (Continuum/Harper, 1990); in Booklist (1 October 1990): 228.
  • Merton, Thomas. The School of Charity: The Letters of Thomas Merton on Religious Renewal and Spiritual Direction. Ed., Patrick Harh (Farrar, 1990); in Booklist (1 October 1990): 230.
  • Rohr, Richard and Andreas Ebert. Discovering the Enneagram: An Ancient Tool for New Spiritual Journey (Crossroad, 1990); in Booklist (1 October 1990): 230.
  • Shield, Benjamin and Richard Carlson, eds. For the Love of God: New Writings by Spiritual and Psychological Leaders (New World Library/Group West, 1990); in Booklist (1 October 1990): 230.
  • Swami, Chetananda. Dynamic Stillness: The Practice of Trika Yoga (Rudra, 1990); in Booklist (1 October 1990): 228.
  • Clanton, Jann Aldredge. In Whose Image? God and Gender (Crossroad/Harper, 1990); in Booklist (15 September 1990): 120.
  • Clift, Wallace B. Journey into Love: Road Signs Along the Way (Crossroad/Harper, 1990); in Booklist (15 September 1990): 120.
  • Garvey, Michael O. Finding Fault (Thomas More, 1990); in Booklist (15 September 1990): 120.
  • McGaa, Ed. Mother Earth Spirituality: Native American Paths to Healing Ourselves and Our World (Harper, 1990); in Booklist (15 September 1990): 120.
  • Roberts, Howard W. U-Turns Permitted: God's Grace for Life's Journey (Westminster/John Knox, 1990); in Booklist (15 September 1990): 120.
  • Smedes, Lewis B. A Pretty Good Person: What It Takes to Live with Courage, Gratitude, and Integrity; or, Pretty Good is Good Enough (Harper, 1990); in Booklist (15 September 1990): 118.
  • Jabusch, Willard Francis. The Spoken Christ: Reading and Preaching the Transforming Word (Crossroad/Continuum, 1990); in Booklist (15 June 1990): 1935.
  • Karpinski, Gloria. Where Two Worlds Touch: Spiritual Rites of Passage (Ballantine, 1990); in Booklist (15 June 1990): 1934.
  • Kenneally, James J. The History of American Catholic Women (Crossroad/Continuum, 1990); in Booklist (15 June 1990): 1935.
  • Montefiore, Hugh. Reclaiming the High Ground: A Christian Response to Secularism (St. Martin's, 1990); in Booklist (15 June 1990):1935.
  • Morreim, Dennis. The Road to Recovery: Bridges Between the Bible and the Twelve Steps (Augsburg Fortress, 1990); in Booklist (15 June 1990): 1935.
  • Underhill, Evelyn. The Ways of the Spirit. Ed., Grace Adolphsen Brame. (Crossroad/Continuum, 1990); in Booklist (15 June 1990): 1936.
  • White, John. The Meeting of Science and Spirit: Guidelines for a New Age (Paragon, 1990); in Booklist (15 June 1990): 1936.
  • Corn, Alfred, ed. Incarnation: Contemporary Writers on the New Testament (Viking, 1990); in Booklist (15 May 1990): 1758–59.
  • Jordan, Anne Devereaux and J. M. Stifle. The Baptists (Hippocrene, 1990); in Booklist (15 May 1990): 1759.
  • Sample, Tex. U.S. Lifestyles and Mainline Churches: A Key to Reaching People in the 90s (Westminster/John Knox, 1990); in Booklist (15 May 1990): 1759.
  • The Catholic Faith: A Reader. Edited by Lawrence Cunningham (Mahwah, N.J.: Paulist, 1988); in The Journal of Religion (April 1990): 312.
  • Baird, Robert M. and Stuart E. Rosenbaum, eds. Euthanasia: The Moral Issues (Prometheus, 1990); in Booklist (1 March 1990): 1245.
  • Brennan, Patrick J. Reimagining the Parish: Base Communities, Adulthood, and Family Consciousness (Crossroad/Harper, 1990); in Booklist (1 March 1990): 1246.
  • Cohen, Norman J., ed. The Fundamentalism Phenomenon; A View from Within: a Response from Without (Eerdmans, 1990); in Booklist (1 March 1990): 1246.
  • Nouwen, Henri J. M. Beyond the Mirror: Reflections on Death and Life (Crossroad/Harper, 1990); in Booklist (1 March 1990): 1246.
  • Arnold, William V. and Margaret Anne Fohl. When You Are Alone (Westminster/John Knox, 1990); in Booklist (15 February 1990): 1125.
  • Chaunu, Pierre. The Reformation (St. Martin's, 1990); in Booklist (15 February 1990): 1125.
  • Myers, Kenneth A. All God's Children and Blue Suede Shoes: Christians & Popular Culture (Good News/Crossway, 1990); in Booklist (15 February 1990): 1125.
  • Philippe, Thomas. The Contemplative Life (Continuum/Harper, 1990); in Booklist (1 February 1990): 1125.
  • Birmingham, William, ed. Cross Currents: Exploring the Implications of Christianity for Our Times (Crossroad/Harper, 1990); in Booklist (1 January 1990): 1125.
  • Lawrence, Bruce B. Defenders of God (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (1 December 1989): 709.
  • West, Canon Edward N. Outward Signs: The Language of Christian Symbolism (Walker, 1989); in Booklist (1 December 1989): 709.
  • White, James F. Protestant Worship: Traditions in Transition (Westminster/John Knox, 1989); in Booklist (1 December 1989): 709.
  • Wilson, Ian. Stigmata: An Investigation into the Mysterious Appearance of Christ's Wounds in Hundreds of People from Medieval Italy to Modern America (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (1 December 1989): 709–710.
  • Wolf, James G., ed. Gay Priests (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (1 December 1989): 708.
  • Anderson, Walt. Open Secrets: A Western Guide to Tibetan Buddhism (St. Martin's, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 119.
  • Bassiouni, M. Cherif. Introduction to Islam (Rand McNally, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 119.
  • Einstein, Stephen J. and Lydia Kukoff. Every Person's Guide to Judaism (UAHC, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 119.
  • Fortune, Marie M. Is Nothing Sacred? When Sex Invades the Pastoral Relationship (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 119.
  • Gramick, Jeannine, ed. Homosexuality in the Priesthood and Religious Life (Crossroad/Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 120.
  • Hill, Marvin S. Quest for Refuge: The Mormon Flight from American Pluralism (Signature, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 120.
  • Hillman, James. A Blue Fire (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 118.
  • Jomier, Jacques. How To Understand Islam (Crossroad/Ungar/Continuum, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 119
  • Mallon, Elias D. Neighbors: Muslims on North America (Friendship, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 119.
  • Moses, Jeffrey. Oneness: Great Principles Shared by All Religions (Fawcett/Columbine, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 120.
  • Perko, F. Michael. Catholic & American: A Popular History (Our Sunday Visitor, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 120.
  • Rutter, Peter. Sex in the Forbidden Zone: When Therapists, Doctors, Clergy, Teachers & Other Men in Power Betray Women's Trust (Tarcher, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 120.
  • Speight, R. Marston. God Is One: The Way of Islam (Friendship, 1989); in Booklist (15 September 1989): 119.
  • Averill, Lloyd J. Religious Right, Religious Wrong (Pilgrim, 1989); in Booklist (1 September 1989): 8.
  • Cleary, Thomas. The Book of Balance and Harmony (North Point, 1989); in Booklist (1 September 1989): 9.
  • Vaux, Kenneth I. Birth Ethic: Religious and Cultural Values in Genesis of Life (Crossroad/Harper, 1989); in Booklist (1 September 1989): 8.
  • Wright, Wendy M. Sacred Dwelling: A Spirituality of Family Life (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (1 September 1989): 9.
  • St. Augustine On Faith and Works. Translated and annotated by Gregory J. Lombardo (Ancient Christian Writers 48; New York/Mahwah: Newman, 1988); in Patristics XVIII, No. 1 (July 1989): .
  • Merton, Thomas. The Road to Joy: The Letters of Thomas Merton to New and Old Friends. Ed., Robert E. Daggy (Farrar, 1989); in Booklist (July 1989): 1853.
  • Arraj, James. Is There a Solution to the Catholic Debate on Contraception? (Inner Growth, 1989); in Booklist (1 June 1989): 1676.
  • Clemons, James T., ed. Sermons on Suicide (Westminster, 1989); in Booklist (1 June 1989): 1678.
  • Lacey, Michael J., ed. Religion and Twentieth-Century American Intellectual Life (Cambridge, 1989); in Booklist (1 June 1989): 1678.
  • Leehan, James. Pastoral Care for Survivors of Family Abuse (Westminster, 1989); in Booklist (1 June 1989): 152.
  • Luther, Martin. Martin Luther: The Best from All His Works. Ed., Jennifer Farrar (Thomas Nelson, 1989); in Booklist (1 June 1989): 1678.
  • Moody, Dwight L. Dwight L. Moody: The Best of All His Works. Ed., Jennifer Farrar (Thomas Nelson, 1989); in Booklist (1 June 1989): 1678.
  • Powell, Robert. Why Does God Allow Suffering? And Other Essays on the Spiritual Quest (Asian Humanities, 1989); in Booklist (1 June 1989): 1678.
  • Berman, Morris. Coming to Our Senses: Body and Spirit in the Hidden History of the West (Simon & Schuster, 1989); in Booklist (15 May 1989): 1582.
  • Carmichael, Joel. The Birth of Christianity: Reality and Myth (Hippocrene, 1989); in Booklist (15 May 1989): 1582.
  • Church, F. Forrester and Terrence J. Mulry, eds. The Macmillan Book of Earliest Christian Meditations (Macmillan/Collier, 1989); in Booklist (15 May 1989): 1583.
  • Colson, Charles W. and Ellen Santill Vaughn. Against the Night: Living in the New Dark Age (Servant, 1989); in Booklist (15 May 1989): 1582.
  • Cunningham, Lawrence S. Catholic Prayer: Prayer, Words, Gestures, Reading, Jesus, Eucharist, Models, Politics, Stages (Crossroad, 1989); in Booklist (15 May 1989): 1583.
  • Chen, Ellen M. The Tao Te Ching: A New Translation with Commentary (Paragon, 1989); in Booklist (1 May 1989): 1493.
  • Evans Rod I. and Irwin M. Berent. Fundamentalism: Hazards and Heartbreaks (Open Court, 1988); in Booklist (1 May 1989): 1493.
  • Fleischman, Paul R. The Healing Zone: Religious Issues in Psychotherapy (Paragon, 1989); in Booklist (1 May 1989): 1494.
  • Kurtz, Paul. Eupraxophy: Living Without Religion (Prometheus, 1989); in Booklist (1 May 1989): 1492.
  • McDonnell, Kilian, ed. Open the Windows: The Popes and Charismatic Renewal (Greenlawn, 1989); in Booklist (1 May 1989): 1494.
  • Tinder, Glenn. The Political Meaning of Christianity: An Interpretation (Louisiana State University Press, 1989); in Booklist (1 April 1989): 1332.
  • Forbes, Cheryl. Back-Door Blessings (Zondervan, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1221.
  • Gaede, S. D. For All Who Have Been Forsaken (Zondervan, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1221.
  • Green, Michael. Was Jesus Who He Said He Was? (Servant, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1221.
  • Grosz, Anton. Letters to A Dying Friend (Theosophical, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1221.
  • Merton, Thomas. Honorable Reader: Reflections on My Work (Crossroad/Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1222.
  • Minirth, Frank and others. Worry-Free Living (Thomas Nelson, 1989) in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1221.
  • Plaskow, Judith and Carol P. Christ, eds. Weaving the Visions: New Patterns in Feminist Spirituality (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1222.
  • Purdy, John C. Returning God's Call: The Challenge of Christian Living (Westminster, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1222.
  • Shelton, Charles M. Morality and the Adolescent: A Pastoral Psychology Approach (Crossroad/Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1222.
  • Thurman, Chris. The Lies We Believe (Thomas Nelson, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1221.
  • Wren, Brian. What Language Shall I Borrow? God-Talk in Worship: A Male Response to Feminist Theology (Crossroad/Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 March 1989): 1222.
  • McKenna, Briege and Henry Libersat. Miracles Do Happen (St. Martin's, 1989); in Booklist (15 February 1989): 964.
  • Talbot, John Michael. Hermitage: A Place of Prayer and Spiritual Renewal: Its Heritage and Challenge for the Future (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 February 1989): 964.
  • Tatelbaum, Judy. You Don't Have to Suffer: A Handbook for Moving Beyond Life's Crises (Harper, 1989); in Booklist (15 February 1989): 964.
  • Durback, Edward, ed. Seeds of Hope: A Henri Nouwen Reader (Bantam, 1989); in Booklist (1 January 1989): 733.
  • Ellis, Normandi. Awakening Osiris: A New Translation of the Egyptian Book of the Dead (Phanes, 1988); in Booklist (1 January 1988): 733.
  • Murphey, Cecil. Breaking the Silence: Spiritual Help When Someone You Love Is Mentally Ill (Westminster, 1989); in Booklist (1 January 1989): 733.
  • Nouwen, Henri J. M. In The Name of Jesus: Reflections on Christian Leadership in the Future (Crossroad/Harper, 1989); in Booklist (1 January 1989): 733.
  • Recinos, Harold J. Hear the Cry! A Latino Pastor Challenges the Church (Westminster, 1989); in Booklist (1 January 1989): 733.
  • Schweitzer, Albert. A Place for Revelation: Sermons on Reverence for Life (Macmillan, 1989); in Booklist (1 January 1989): 733.
  • Cox, Harvey. Many Mansions: A Christian's Encounter with Other Faiths (Beacon/Harper, 1988); in Booklist (15 November 1988): 518.
  • Enomiya-Lassalle, Hugo M. Living in the New Consciousness (Random, 1988); in Booklist (15 November 1988): 518.
  • Harrison, V. V. Changing Habits: A Memoir of the Society of the Sacred Heart (Doubleday, 1988); in Booklist (15 November 1988): 518.
  • Hoffman, Virginia. Birthing A Living Church (Crossroad/Harper, 1988); in Booklist (15 November 1988): 518.
  • Jordan, Ann Devereaux. The Seventh-Day Adventists: A History (Hippocrene, 1988); in Booklist (15 November 1988): 518.
  • Josipovici, Gabriel. The Book of God: A Response to the Bible (Yale University Press, 1988); in Booklist (15 November 1988): 518.
  • Miles, Margaret R. Practicing Christianity: Critical Perspectives for an Embodied Spirituality (Crossroad/Harper, 1988); in Booklist (15 November 1988): 518.
  • Nouwen, Henri J. M. The Road to Daybreak: A Spiritual Journey (Doubleday, 1988); in Booklist (15 November 1988): 518.
  • Myers, Rawley, ed. The Catholic Digest Book of Courage (Macmillan, 1988); in Booklist (1 November 1988): 436.
  • Peel, Robert. Health and Medicine in the Christian Science Tradition: Principle, Practice, and Challenge (Crossroad/Harper, 1988); in Booklist (1 November 1988): 436.
  • Wiersbe, Warren W. The Integrity Crisis (Thomas Nelson, 1988); in Booklist (1 November 1988): 437.
  • Forest, Jim. A Pilgrim to the Russian Church: An American Journalist Encounters a Vibrant Religious Faith in the Soviet Union (Crossroad, 1988); in Booklist (15 October 1988): 347.
  • Dumoulin, Heinrich. Zen Buddhism: A History. Vol. 1, India and China (Macmillan, 1988); in Booklist (1 October 1988): 202.
  • Hixon, Lex. Heart of the Koran (Theosophical, 1988); in Booklist (1 October 1988): 203.
  • Baldwin, Louis. The Pope and the Mavericks (Prometheus, 1988); in Booklist (15 September 1988): 102.
  • McNeil, John J. Taking A Chance on God: Liberating Theology for Gays, Lesbians, and Their Lovers, Families and Friends (Beacon, 1988); in Booklist (15 September 1988): 102.
  • Ulanov, Ann Bedford. The Wisdom of the Psyche (Cowley, 1988); in Booklist (15 September 1988): 103.
  • Hanigan, James P. Homosexuality: The Test Case for Christian Sexual Ethics (Paulist, 1988); in Booklist (1 September 1988): 9.
  • Lustiger, Jean-Marie. Dare to Live. Trans. by M. N. L. Couve de Murville (Harper, 1988); in Booklist (1 Sept 1988): 102.
  • Hobe, Phyllis. Living Boldly (Macmillan/Collier, 1988); in Booklist (August 1988): .
  • Merton, Thomas. A Vow of Conversation: Journal, 1964-1965 (Farrar, 1988); in Booklist (August 1988):.
  • Blamires, Harry. Knowing the Truth about Heaven and Hell: Our Choices and Where They Lead Us (Servant, 1988); in Booklist (15 June 1988): 1692.
  • Van Blair, Bruce. A Year To Remember (Glen Abbey, 1988); in Booklist (15 June 1988): 1692.
  • Bakken, Kenneth L. and Kathleen H. Hofeller. The Journey Toward Wholeness: A Christ-Centered Approach to Health and Healing (Crossroad, 1988); in Booklist (1 June 1988): 1629.
  • Pagels, Elaine. Adam, Eve and the Serpent (Random, 1988); in Booklist (1 June 1988): 1630.
  • Schreiter, Robert. In Water and in Blood: A Spirituality of Solidarity and Hope (Crossroad, 1988); in Booklist (1 June 1988): 1630.
  • Stevens, John. The Marathon Monks of Mount Hiei (Random, 1988); in Booklist (1 June 1988): 1630.
  • Callahan, Sidney. With All Our Heart and Mind: The Spiritual Works of Mercy in a Psychological Age (Harper, 1988); in Booklist (15 April 1988): 1371.
  • Helleberg, Marilyn Morgan. God's Best for You: Discovering God's Ideal Purpose for Your Life (Macmillan, 1988); in Booklist (15 April 1988): 1372.
  • Kalweit, Holger. Dreamtime and Inner Space: The World of the Shaman (Random, 1988); in Booklist (15 April 1988): 1372.
  • Kraft, Kenneth, ed. Zen: Tradition and Transition (Grove, 1988); in Booklist (15 April 1988): 1372.
  • Levi, Peter. The Frontiers of Paradise: A Study of Monks and Monasteries (Weidenfield & Nicolson, 1988); in Booklist (15 April 1988): 1372.
  • Loori, John Daido. Mountain Record of Zen Talks. Ed., Bonnie Myotai Treace (Random, 1988); in Booklist (15 April 1988): 1372.
  • Umen, Samuel. The World of the Mystic (Philosophical Library, 1988); in Booklist (15 April 1988): 1372.
  • Booty, John. The Episcopal Church in Crisis (Cowley, 1988); in Booklist (1 April 1988): 1293.
  • Iakovos, Archbishop and William Proctor. Faith for a Lifetime: A Spiritual Journey (Doubleday, 1988); in Booklist (1 April 1988): 1293.
  • Lean, Garth. On the Tail of a Comet: The Life of Frank Buchman: A Small Town American Who Awakened the Conscience of the World (Helmers & Howard, 1988); in Booklist (1 April 1988): 1293.
  • Levi, Giovanni. Inheriting Power; The Story of an Exorcist (University of Chicago Press, 1988); in Booklist (1 April 1988): 1293.
  • MacNutt, Francis and Judith. Praying for Your Unborn Child (Doubleday, 1988); in Booklist (1 April 1988): 1293.
  • Shannon, Thomas A. and Lisa Sowle Cahill. Religion and Artificial Reproduction: An Inquiry into the Vatican"Instruction on Respect for Human Life in Its Origin and on the Dignity of Human Reproduction" (Crossroad, 1988); in Booklist (1 April 1988): 1293.
  • de Vinck, Christopher. The Power of the Powerless: A Brother's Legacy of Love (Doubleday, 1988); in Booklist (15 March 1988): 1204.
  • Gaucher, Guy. The Story of a Life: St. Therese of Lisieux (Harper, 1987); in Booklist (15 March 1988): 1204.
  • Shannon, William H. Seeking the Face of God (Crossroad, 1988); in Booklist (15 March 1988): 1206.
  • Chidester, David. Salvation and Suicide: An Interpretation of Jim Jones, the Peoples Temple, and Jonestown (Indiana University Press, 1988); in Booklist (15 February 1988): 957.
  • Greeley, Andrew. An Andrew Greeley Reader: Volume 1. Ed., John Sprague. (Thomas More, 1987); in Booklist (1 February 1988): 891.
  • Cooper, Burton Z. Why, God? (John Knox, 1988); in Booklist (1 January 1988): 732.
  • MacGregor, Geddes. Angels: Ministers of Grace (Paragon, 1988); in Booklist (1 January 1988): 732.
  • Milhaven, Annie Lally, ed. The Inside Stories: 13 Valiant Women Challenging the Church (Twenty-Third, 1987); in Booklist (1 January 1988): 732.
  • O'Brien, Theresa King. The Spiral Path: Essays and Interviews on Women's Spirituality (Yes International, 1988); in Booklist (1 January 1988): 732.
  • Speed, James O. The Apostles' Creed: Fresh Water from an Ancient Spring (Cherokee, 1988); in Booklist (1 January 1988): 732.
  • Chadwick, Henry. Augustine (Past Masters Series; New York: Oxford University Press, 1986); in Patristics XVI, No. 1 (July 1987): 4–5.
  • de Mello, Anthony. One Minute Wisdom (Doubleday, 1986); in Booklist (July 1986): 1565.
  • McAllister, Robert J. Living the Vows: The Emotional Conflicts of Celibate Religious (Harper 1986); in Booklist (July 1986): 1565.
  • MacGregor, Geddes. Apostles Extraordinary: A Celebration of Saints and Sinners (Strawberry Hill, 1986); in Booklist (July 1986): 1565.
  • Walsh, James, and P. G. Walsh, Divine Providence and Human Suffering(Message of the Fathers of the Church Series 17; Wilmington, DE: Glazier, 1985); in Patristics XV, No. 1 (July 1986): 14.
  • Bass, Charles D. Banishing Fear from Your Life (Doubleday, 1986); in Booklist (15 June 1986): 1476.
  • Grant, Robert M. Gods and the One God (Library of Early Christianity 1; Westminster, 1986); in Booklist (15 June 1986): 1476.
  • Lustiger, Jean-Marie. Dare to Believe: Addresses, Sermons, Interviews, 1981-1984. Trans. by Nellie Marans and Maurice Couve de Murville (Crossroad, 1986); in Booklist (15 June 1986): 1477.
  • Miles, Michael. Love Is Always (Morrow, 1986); in Booklist (15 June 1986): 1477.
  • Parks, Sharon. The Critical Years: The Young Adult Search for a Faith to Live By (Harper, 1986); in Booklist (15 June 1986): 1477.
  • Estep, William R. Renaissance and Reformation (Eerdmans, 1986); in Booklist (1 June 1986): 1419.
  • Hall, T. William and others. Religion: An Introduction (Harper, 1986); in Booklist (1 June 1986): 1419.
  • Maccoby, Hyam. The Mythmaker: Paul and the Invention of Christianity (Harper, 1986); in Booklist (1 June 1986): 1419.
  • Church, F. Forrester. The Devil & Dr. Church: A Guide to Hell for Atheists and True Believers (Harper, 1986); in Booklist (1 May 1986): 1261.
  • Morgan, Richard Lyon. Is There Life After Divorce in the Church? (John Knox, 1985); in Booklist (1 May 1986): 1261.
  • Porter, David. Mother Teresa: The Early Years (Eerdmans, 1986); in Booklist (1 May 1986): 1262.
  • Russell, Bertrand. Bertrand Russell on God and Religion. Ed., Al Seckel (Prometheus, 1986); in Booklist (1 May 1986): 1262.
  • Shin Nan. Diary of a Zen Nun.  Ed., Nancy Amphoux (Dutton, 1986); in Booklist (1 May 1986): 1262.
  • Jacobson, Nolan Pliny. Understanding Buddhism (Southern Illinois University Press, 1986); in Booklist (15 March 1986): 1046.
  • Odell, Catherine M. Pilgrimage: Following the Footpaths of Faith Through the Holy Land, Rome and Lourdes with Father Ralph A. DiOrio (Doubleday, 1986); in Booklist (15 March 1986): 1046.
  • Christianity in Today's World: An Eerdmans Handbook (Eerdmans, 1985); in Booklist (15 February 1986): 836.
  • Dolan, Jay P. The American Catholic Experience: A History from Colonial Times to the Present (Doubleday, 1985); in Booklist (1 December 1985):.
  • Herbstrith, Waltraud. Edith Stein: A Biography (Harper, 1985); in Booklist (1 December 1985):.
  • Schonfield, Hugh J., ed. The Original New Testament (Harper, 1985); in Booklist (1 December 1985):.
  • Shideler, Mary McDermott. In Search of The Spirit (Ballantine, 1985); in Booklist (1 December 1985):.
  • Gray, Robert. Cardinal Manning: A Biography (St. Martin's, 1985); in Booklist (15 November 1985): 452.
  • Packard, Jerrold M. Peter's Kingdom: Inside the Papal City (Scribner, 1985); in Booklist (15 November 1985): 452.
  • Greeley, Andrew M. American Catholics Since the Council: An Unauthorized Report (Thomas More, 1985); in Booklist (1 November 1985): 356.
  • Teresa, Mother. My Life for the Poor. Ed., José Luis Gonzalez-Balado and Janet N. Playfoot (Harper, 1985); in Booklist (1 November 1985): 356.
  • Turner, Charles, ed. Chosen Vessels: Ten Christians Celebrate the Lives of the Men Who Inspired Them Most (Servant, 1985); in Booklist (1 November 1985): 356.
  • Kennedy, Eugene. The Choice to be Human: Jesus Alive in the Gospel of Matthew (Doubleday, 1985); in Booklist (1 October 1985): 171.
  • Alcorn, Randy C. Christians in the Wake of the Sexual Revolution; Recovering Our Sexual Sanity (Multnomah, 1985); in Booklist (15 September 1985): 93.
  • Baker, Don. Beyond Rejection: The Church, Homosexuality and Hope (Multnomah, 1985); in Booklist (15 September 1985): 93.
  • Foster, Richard J. Money, Sex, and Power: The Challenge of the Disciplined Life (Harper, 1985); in Booklist (15 September 1985): 94.
  • Wojtyla, Karol (Pope John Paul II). The Word Made Flesh: The Meaning of the Christmas Season (Harper, 1985); in Booklist (15 Sept 1985): 94.
  • Carey, George. A Tale of Two Churches: Can Protestants & Catholics Get Together? (Inter-Varsity, 1985); in Booklist (1 September 1985): 8.
  • Carstens, Christopher and William P. Mahedy. Right Here, Right Now: Spiritual Exercises for the Busy Christians (Ballantine, 1985); in Booklist (1 September 1985): 8.
  • Frankel, Sandra Sizer. Christianity: A Way of Salvation (Harper, 1985); in Booklist (1 September 1985): 9.
  • Carse, James P. The Silence of God: Meditations on Prayer (Macmillan, 1985); in Booklist (August 1985): 1601.
  • Gordon, Dane R. The Old Testament: A Beginning Survey (Prentice-Hall, 1985); in Booklist (August 1985): 1601.
  • Harrell, David Edwin. Oral Roberts: An American Life (Indiana University Press, 1985); in Booklist (August 1985): 1601.
  • Hobe, Phyllis. When Love Isn't Easy (Macmillan 1985); in Booklist (August 1985): 1602.
  • Bloesch, Donald G. Battle for the Trinity: The Debate Over Inclusive God-Language (Servant, 1985); in Booklist (July 1985): 1478.
  • Coffin, William Sloane. Living in the Truth in a World of Illusions (Harper, 1985); in Booklist (July 1985): 1478.
  • Halporn, James W. Passio Sanctarum Perpetuae et Felicitatis. Ed., Julia Haig Gaisser and James J. O'Donnell. (Bryn Mawr Latin Commentaries; Bryn Mawr, PA: Bryn Mawr Commentaries, 1984); in Patristics (the Journal of the North American Patristic Society) XIV, No. 1 (July 1985): 9-10.
  • Beckford, James A. Cult Controversies: The Societal Response to the New Religious Movements (Tavistock, 1985); in Booklist (15 June 1985): 1420.
  • Shedd, Charlie and Martha Shedd. Bible Study in Duet (Zondervan, 1984); in Booklist (15 June 1985): 1421.
  • Mahin, Mark. The New Scientific Case for God’s Existence (Mindlifter, 1985); in Booklist (1 June 1985): 1356.
  • Redding, David A. Before You Call I Will Answer (Revell, 1985); in Booklist (1 June 1985): 1356.
  • Schuller, Robert H. Robert H. Schuller Tells You How to . . . Be an Extraordinary Person in an Ordinary World (Revell, 1985); in Booklist (1 June 1985): 1356.
  • Russell, Letty M., ed. Feminist Interpretation of the Bible (Westminster, 1985); in Booklist (15 May 1985): 1276.
  • Millard, Alan. Treasures from Bible Times (Lion Publishing, 1985); in Booklist (15 May 1985): 1276.
  • Packer, James I., ed. Public Life in Bible Times  (Thomas Nelson, 1985); in Booklist (15 May 1985): 1276.
  • Tennis, Diane. Is God the Only Reliable Father Reliable Father? (Westminister, 1985); in Booklist (15 May 1985): 1276.
  • Hatcher, William S. & J. Douglas Martin. The Baha’i Faith: The Emerging Global Religion (Harper, 1985): in Booklist; (1 May 1985): 1220.
  • Hogan, Richard M. & John M. LeVoir. Covenant of Love: Pope John Paul II on Sexuality, Marriage, and Family in the Modern World (Doubleday, 1985); in Booklist (1 May 1985): 1220.
  • Appleton, George, ed. The Oxford Book of Prayer (Oxford University Press, 1985); in Booklist (1 May 1985): 1220.
  • Daniels, Madeline M. Living Your Religion in the Real World (Prentice-Hall/Spectrum, 1985); in Booklist (15 Apr 1985): 1141.
  • Heritage of Freedom (Lion, 1984) in Booklist; (15 Apr 1985): 1141.
  • Balchin, John. What Christians Believe (Lion, 1984); in Booklist (15 Mar 1985): 1012.
  • Rahner, Karl. Prayers For a Lifetime (Crossroad, 1984); in Booklist (15 Mar 1985): 1012.
  • Sweeting, George W. You Can Climb Higher: The Christian’s Pursuit of Excellence (Thomas Nelson, 1985); in Booklist (15 Mar 1985): 1012.
  • The Glory of the New Testament (Random/Villard, 1984) in Booklist; (1 March 1985): 911.
  • Hinnells, John R., ed. A Handbook of Living Religions (Viking, 1985); in Booklist (1 March 1985): 911.
  • Lawson, E. Thomas. Religions of Africa: Traditions in Transformation (Religious Traditions of the World; Harper, 1985); in Booklist (1 Feb 1985): 740.
  • Simmons, Joyce. Shared Joy Is Double Joy (Thomas Nelson, 1985); in Booklist (1 Feb 1985): 740.
  • Green, Joel B. How to Read Prophecy (InterVarsity, 1984) in Booklist (1 Feb 1985): 805.

bookPapers Presented:

  • :"E-gesis and the sensus fidelium," presented 24 July 2004 to the Seventh International Congress of the Association Internationale de Bible et Informatique, at Katholiek Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
  • "Feminists & Paul in Romans 8:18–23: Toward a Theology of Creation." EGLBS Presidential Address, April 2004.
  • "Feminist Interpretations of Romans: Rom 8:18–23 as a Case Study" in the "Romans Through History and Culture" Seminar on 21 November 2000 at the annual meeting of the Society for Biblical Literature in Nashville, TN.
  • "What We've Got and How We Did It." A workshop on using the Internet, including Blackboard, for introductory courses in Old and New Testament, presented on 20 November 2000 in the Computer Assisted Research Section at the annual meeting of the Society for Biblical Literature, in Nashville, TN.
  • "Feminists & Paul in Romans 8:18–23: Toward a Theology of Creation." Presented to the Feminist Hermeneutics Task Force, the Catholic Biblical Association Annual Meeting, August 2000.
  • "Feminist Approaches to Romans." Presented to the Feminist Theological Hermeneutics of the Bible Group on 23 November 1998 at the annual joint meetings of the American Academy of Religion & Society of Biblical Literature in Orlando, FL.
  • "WWW Applications and the New Testament Course" workshop for the Computer Assisted Research Group on 21 November 1998 at the AAR/SBL meetings in Orlando.
  • "Political and Millenarian Themes in Twentieth-Century Scholarship on the Book of Revelation." Presented to the History of Interpretation Section of the Society of Biblical Literature at its annual meeting, 22–25 November 1997, San Francisco, California.
  • "Feminist Approaches to Paul: 1 Cor 11:1–16 as a Case Study." Presented to the Feminist Hermeneutics Task Force, the Catholic Biblical Association Annual Meeting, 9–12 August 1997, Seattle, Washington.
  • "Using Frames for Advanced Web Page Design," presented to the Ohio Federation of Independent Colleges Technology Conference, 25–27 June 1997, Cedarville College, Cedarville, Ohio.
  • "Why Now the Women? Social-Historical Insights on Gender Roles in Matthew 26–28," presented 24 July 1996 at the International Meeting of the Society for Biblical Literature, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.
  • "'Not Counting [the] Women:' A Feminist Reading of Matthew 26–28," presented to the Synoptic Gospels Section of the Society of Biblical Literature at the Annual Joint Meetings of the AAR/SBL and ASOR, 18–21 November 1995, in Philadelphia, PA.
  • "The 'Montanist' Oracles," presented to the Twelfth International Congress for Patristic Studies, the University of Oxford, 21–26 August 1995.
  • "The Introductory Course: A Multi-cultural Approach," presented in November 1994 to the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion, Society of Biblical Literature & ASOR in Chicago, IL.
  • "Mark's Women at the Tomb: Public Silence, Secret Proclamation (Mark 16:8 and"auditor-response" theory)," presented 9 August 1994 at the International Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature in Leuven, Belgium.
  • "Defining the Social Context of 'Montanism,'" presented 22 November 1993 in the"Social History of Formative Christianity and Judaism" Section at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion, Society of Biblical Literature & ASOR in Washington, D.C.
  • "The Women at the Tomb: Narrative Silence and Markan Secret," presented 14 August 1993 to the Feminist Hermeneutics Task Force at the annual meeting of the Catholic Biblical Association, in Atchison, KS.
  • "Galatians 3:26–29 and The Politics of the Spirit," presented 15 April 1993 to the Pauline Epistles Section of the annual meeting of the Eastern Great Lakes Biblical Society in Pittsburgh, PA.
  • "'Exousia echein epi tês kephalês:' 1 Cor 11:10 and the Ecclesial Authority of Women," presented 23 November 1992 to the Feminist Hermeneutics Section of the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion, Society of Biblical Literature & ASOR in San Francisco.
  • "Prophecy and WomanPower in II CE Asia Minor: The Pastoral Epistles Versus Early Montanism," presented 18 November 1990 to the Women in the Biblical World Section of the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion, Society of Biblical Literature & ASOR in New Orleans, LA.
  • "Montanism: A History of Research," presented 26 May 1990 to the Eighth General Meeting of the North American Patristic Society, in Chicago, IL.
  • "A Feminist Approach to 'Patristics'"-- my contribution to a panel discussion of"the Nature, Purposes and Name of the Society," presented 24 May 1990 to the Eighth General Meeting of the North American Patristic Society, in Chicago, IL.
  • "Colossians vs. Philemon: 'Let Slaves Be Submissive,'" presented 21 November 1989 to the Pauline Epistles Section of the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion, Society of Biblical Literature & ASOR in Anaheim, CA.
  • "The New Prophecy and Woman Power," presented 28 May 1989 to the Seventh General Meeting of the North American Patristic Society, in Chicago, IL.

Interviews:

  • 90.3 WCPN-WVIZ/PBS Radio interview with Dave Pignanelli (9 Apr 2004): “What Really Happened on Good Friday?”
  • 90.3 WCPN-WVIZ/PBS Radio interview with April Baer (11 Aug 2003), "Keeping Faith as Times Change.” [click here for audio tracks 3 4]
  • Susan Hogan-Albach for “Was Judas a good guy or bad? Scholars disagree.” The Dallas Morning News (16 April 2003) 1G.
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune interview with Martha Sawyer Allen on current trends in New Testament research on Paul of Tarsus as resource for article"Footsteps of Paul: Finding new truths about Paul in old stones," published Saturday, August 28, 1999.
  • WCPN Radio interview with Lorna Jordan (3 October 1997) concerning the"Promise Keepers" movement and contemporary feminist approaches to the Bible.
  • Interview with Harlan Spector as a resource for the article"Should you spare the rod?" published 28 June 1997 in The [Cleveland] Plain Dealer.
  • Fox TV 8 News interview for the nightly news (7 August 1996) concerning the theological implications of life on Mars.
  • WMIH Radio interview for the morning" drive-time" news (9 August 1996) concerning Catholic doctrine and the possibility of life on Mars.

woman talkingPublic Addresses:

  • "Cradle of Christianity: A Special Exhibit of the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage." The Maltz Museum, Beachwood, Ohio. 13 March 2006.
  • "The Misuse of the Bible as a Tool of Oppression." Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, Orleans, Massachusetts. 10 March 2006.
  • "Paul and the Church of Corinth." St. Joan of Ark Catholic Church and the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, Orleans, MA. 9 March 2006.
  • "Women Co-Workers of Paul." The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, Orleans, MA. 8 March 2006.
  • "What Did Paul Really Say About Women?" St. Joan of Ark Catholic Church and the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, Orleans, MA. 7 March 2006.
  • "Passions about the Passion." West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia. 22 March 2005.
  • "Sexuality and the Bible." A three-part series at Historic St. Peter's Church, Cleveland, Ohio, Feb–Mar 2005.
  • "Passions about the Passion: Portrayals of the Passion of Christ from A.D. 200–2004." John Carroll University, Cleveland. 29 March 2004.
  • “What Really is Islam?” Rotary Club of Cleveland, October 2001.
  • "Women's Lives in Biblical Times." Three-part program for Women's Study Group, First Presbyterian Church, Cleveland Heights, Ohio. March 2001.
  • "Am I Catholic? An overview of Catholic teachings, our Catholic identity, and Catholic practices." Program for "Faith on Tap," the Church of the Resurrection, Solon, Ohio. 19 July 2000
  • A series of lectures on Christianity in Asia Minor on-site during an educational tour of Turkey, June–July 2000: "‘It was in Antioch that the Disciples were first called Christians': The significance of Antioch-on-the Orontes in Earliest Christian History;""‘Theology from Below': The Impact of Antiochene Theologians on Christology;" "The Adventures of Paul and Thecla: A Popular Story;" "‘Whose Feet Will you Wash?': Monasticism in Asia Minor;" "‘A Tale of Two Brothers and their Friend': The Cappadocian Fathers."
  • "First Corinthians 5–7 and 11:2–16." Lecture to the adult Bible study, the Church of St. Noel, Willoughby, Ohio. March 2000.
  • "The Biblical Imperative for Justice" Lecture for the Volunteer and Social Justice Day of Reflection at Carrollodge. 12 February 2000.
  • The slide-lectures "The Cities of St. Paul" and "First Century Ephesus" St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Chagrin Falls, Ohio. 17 & 24 January 2000.
  • "He Will Come Again in Glory"; three-part Advent series presented 5, 12, & 19 December 1999 for the adult education session at the Church of the Gesu, University Heights, Ohio.
  • "The Book of Revelation and the Year 2000"; presentation 26 October 1999 to the adult education forum at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Cleveland Heights, Ohio.
  • "Mary in the Church Today"; presentation 13 May 1998 to the Marian Chapel Design Committee at the Church of the Gesu, University Heights, Ohio.
  • "The Book of Revelation: an American Fascination?"; lecture to the Rowfant Club, Cleveland, Ohio.
  • "St. Paul’s View of Reconciliation: the Fundamental Dynamic of the Christian Journey"; presentation Sunday, 28 February 1999, at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Chagrin Falls, Ohio.
  • The Ash Wednesday Retreat for the Carmelite Guild in Cleveland Heights on 24 February 1999.
  • "Three Marys and the Messiah"; Advent series December 6, 13, and 20, 1998, for the Adult Education series at Christ Church (Episcopal) in Hudson, Ohio.
  • "The Gospel of Christmas"; presented 21 December 1997 at St. James Episcopal Church in Wooster, Ohio.
  • "The Apostle Paul and Women"; presentation 26 October 1997 to the Pastor's Class and Women's Studies groups at Fairmount Presbyterian Church in Cleveland Heights, Ohio.
  • "Enhancing Biblical Studies through Multimedia"; workshop presented to the JCU Fall Faculty Seminar, 30 August 1996.
  • "The Silent Women at the Tomb (Mark 16:1–8): Who Proclaimed the Resurrection Gospel?"; presentation given 25 February 1996 for the adult education session at the Church of the Gesu, University Heights, Ohio.
  • "The 'Twelve' (or Fourteen);" "The Three Mary's, Martha, and Co.;" and "Three Leading Men (Peter, James, & John)"; three-part Adult Education series on the Apostles at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Chagrin Falls.
  • "An Adult Christ at Christmas"; three-part Advent series presented 3, 10, & 17 December 1995 at Plymouth Church in Shaker Heights, Ohio.
  • "What Happened to My Burning Bush? Has Anyone Seen Noah's Ark Lately?"; presentation 24 May 1995 for the Mystagogia session of the RCIA at St. Mary Magdalene Parish, Willoughby Hills, Ohio.
  • "Biblical Reflections on Aliens and Immigration"; presentation 26 March 1995 for the adult education forum at the Church of the Covenant, Cleveland, Ohio.
  • "Three Lenten Scriptures"; three-part lecture/discussion presented to the Adult Bible Study Class at the Church of the Gesu in University Heights (Feb–March 1995).
  • "The Vocation of Education"; homily presented at the prayer service for the JCU Faculty Winter Reception and dinner, 5 February 1995.
  • "The Synoptic Gospels"; four-part series in October–November 1994 for the adult education forum at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Chagrin Falls, Ohio.
  • "He Spoke in Parables"; presentation to the adult education forum of Plymouth Church, Shaker Heights, Ohio, 20 February 1994.
  • "The Kingdom of God . . ."; presentation 28 November 1993 for the adult forum at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Cleveland Heights, Ohio.
  • "Women in the Ministry of Jesus"; presentation to the adult education forum of Plymouth Church, Shaker Heights, OH, November 1993.
  • "Current Methods for NT Research and Instrumenta Studiorum Biblicum"; guest lecture at John Carroll University, October 1993.
  • "The Book of Revelation in American Interpretation"; public lecture at John Carroll University, University Heights, Ohio, 28 June 1993.
  • "The Marginal Jesus: New Currents in Historical Jesus Research"; presentation for the West Shore Unitarian Church in Rocky River on 2 May 1993.
  • "The Death Penalty: Reflections from the New Testament" -- guest lecture at John Carroll University, April 1993.
  • "Epistolography and Paul's Letter to Philemon"; guest lecture at John Carroll University, 29 October 1992.
  • "The Pauline View of Baptism and the RCIA"; guest lecture at John Carroll University, 21 September 1992.
  • "The Historical Jesus"; workshop presented at "Call to Freedom," the 1992 bi-annual Assembly of the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, at Clarke College, Dubuque, Iowa, July 31–August 2, 1992.
  • "Human Sexuality and Christian Marriage: Opportunities for Transformation of Person & Culture"; lecture presented at the"Training Institute on Human Sexuality and the Church," sponsored by the Evanston Deanery of the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago, 21 March 1992.
  • "A Feminist Approach to 'Patristics'"; a contribution to a panel discussion of "the Nature, Purposes and Name of the Society," presented 24 May 1990 to the Eighth General Meeting of the North American Patristic Society, in Chicago, IL.
  • "St. Augustine of Hippo"; two-part series on the life, culture, and theology of St. Augustine; presented in May 1990 at St. Augustine Episcopal Church, Wilmette, IL.
  • Response to the paper:"'Now I Have Seen You with My Own Eyes': A Feminist Hermeneutical Revision of the Book of Job," by Kathleen M. O'Connor from Maryknoll School of Theology, presented to the Feminist Hermeneutics Task Force of the Catholic Biblical Association, August 1989.
  • "Authority and Conscience: The Roles of Scripture, Tradition and Magisterium in Shaping a Roman Catholic Consciousness" (January 21, 1987); presented at the Sheil Center, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
  • "Currents in New Testament Research: The Canonical Gospels and the Historical Jesus"; presented at the Unitarian Church of Evanston, IL; the second segment of their three-part Advent study series, December 4, 1985.