Fall 2023 • Volume 105 • Number 4

Editors’ Notes

Editors’ Notes
Jason A. Fout and Jennifer S. Hughes


In the Beginning Was the Wort: A New Natural Theology of Meaning for Ecological Catastrophe
Charlotte Sleigh

Toward an Anthropologically Engaged Theology: Implications from Human Evolution for Theological Anthropology
Matthew T Seddon

The Nonviolently Violent God: Humanity’s Peace, Divine Violence, and Advent Hope
Kristoff Reese Grosfeld

The God of Virginia Theological Seminary, 1823–1871: Retracing a Tradition of Theological Liberalism and White Supremacy
Christopher Poore

Brief Introduction to Anglican Theology

Incompleteness, Imperial Legacies, and Anglican Fudge: How Concerns about Gender and Sexuality Affect How Anglicans Do Theology
Susannah Cornwall


Holy Shit: Lutheran Carnality and Thinking like a Tree 481
Lisa E Dahill

Practicing Theology

Institutional Change in the Church: A Theological Reflection
Jesse Zink

MacIntyre’s Manager and Congregational Development
Joseph S. Pagano

Review Essay

Analyzing the Analysts: A Review Essay on Recent Work in Analytic Theology
Robert Macswain

Reviews in Depth

Fully Alive: The Apocalyptic Humanism of Karl Barth by Stanley Hauerwas
Samuel C Still

Risking revelation: a review of Robyn Horner’s The Experience of God
Thomas Breedlove


Advent Blues, 2020
Robert Cording

Centering Prayer
Marjorie Maddox

St John’s Fire
Lory Widmer Hess

Carolyn Whitnall

Book Reviews

Angela Alaimo O’Donnell, Holy Land: Poems
Mia Schilling Grogan

Paul Avis, Jesus and the Church: The Foundation of the Church in the New Testament and Modern Theology
Scott MacDougall

Anthony D Baker, Leaving Emmaus: A New Departure in Christian Theology
David Priddy

Ashley Cocksworth and W Travis McMaken, Karl Barth: Spiritual Writings
James Scott Jackson

Steven J Duby, God in Himself: Scripture, Metaphysics, and the Task of Christian Theology
Cole William Hartin

Emily Dumler-Winckler, Modern Virtue: Mary Wollstonecraft and a Tradition of Dissent
Daniel P Strandlund

Willie James Jennings, After Whiteness: An Education in Belonging
Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook

Sarah Jean Barton, Becoming the Baptized Body: Disability and the Practice of Christian
Scott MacDougall

David J. Luy, Matthew Levering, and George Kalantzis, Evil and Creation: Historical and Constructive Essays in Christian Dogmatics
J Scott Jackson

Cary Nelson and Michael C. Gizzi, Peace and Faith: Christian Churches and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Ryan Kenneth Turnbull

Catherine Pickstock, Aspects of Truth: A New Religious Metaphysics
Katherine Apostolacus

Spencer Reece, The Secret Gospel of Mark: A Poet’s Memoir
Cynthia Briggs Kittredge

Eva Solomon, CSJ, ssm, Come Dance with Me: A Medicine Wheel Practice of Anishinaabe Catholic Interculturation of Faith
Joshua Zentner-Barrett

Michael Welker, In God’s Image: An Anthropology of the Spirit
Derek C. Hatch

Philip G Ziegler, The Edinburgh Critical History of Twentieth-Century Christian Theology
Israel A Kolade

Steve Hickey, Second Tolstoy: The Sermon on the Mount as Theo-Tactics
Nicholas Harrelson