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19.7 — September, 2006

A Maid to Order Bible
Finally Feminist: A Pragmatic Christian Understanding of Gender by John G. Stackhouse, Jr.

25.3 — May/June, 2012

America's Theologian
The Theology of Jonathan Edwards by Michael J. McClymond and Gerald R. McDermott

30.5 — Sept/Oct, 2017

Divinely Saved
Theosis: Patristic Remedy for Evangelical Yearning at the Close of the Modern Age by Michael Paul Gama

7.1 — Winter, 1994

Evangelicals Confront the Church Catholic

The Body: Being Light in the Darkness by Charles Colson with Ellen Santilli Vaughn

11.5 — September/October, 1998

Faith Without Ethics
Not by Faith Alone
by Robert A. Sungenis

23.6 — November/December, 2010

Fixing Lewis
A Sword Between the Sexes? C. S. Lewis and the Gender Debates
by Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen

29.3 — May/June, 2016

From a Far Country
A Change of Heart: A Personal and Theological Memoir
by Thomas C. Oden

13.6 — July/August, 2000

Getting Justification Right
Getting the Gospel Right
by R. C. Sproul
Union with Christ
Carl E. Braaten and
Robert W. Jenson, eds.

29.2 — March/April, 2016

Guides to the Perplexing
The Memoirs of Louis Bouyer
J. Pepino, trans.
Louis Bouyer: Memoirs
J. E. Nash, trans. and annot.

20.1 — January/February, 2007

Guy Spy
Self-Made Man: One Woman?s Journey into Manhood and Back Again
by Norah Vincent

20.10 — December, 2007

Mean Girls

Tripping the Prom Queen:
The Truth About Women and Rivalry
by Susan Shapiro Barash

19.8 — October, 2006

Men at Worship

Why Men Hate Going To Church
by David Murrow

12.4 — July/August, 1999

Modernism & Theology
The First Moderns
by William R. Everdell

29.5 — Sept/Oct, 2016

Our Common Story
The Church: A Theological and Historical Account
by Gerald Bray

29.1 — Jan/Feb, 2016

Pulpit Masters
The Pastor as a Public Theologian: Reclaiming a Lost Vision by Kevin J. Vanhoozer and Owen Strachan

19.9 — November, 2006

Reformed Schools
Protestant Theology and the Making of the Modern German University
by Thomas Albert Howard

29.4 — July/August, 2016

Salvation's Network
Reclaiming the Atonement: An Orthodox Theology of Redemption; Volume 1 by Patrick Henry Reardon

27.5 — Sept/Oct, 2014

Shades of Divinity
On the God of the Christians (and on one or two others) by Rémi Brague

21.1 — January/February, 2008

Sister Amiss
Aimee Semple McPherson and the Resurrection of Christian America
by Matthew Avery Sutton

28.4 — July/Aug, 2015

Stalled by An Ox

A Philosophical Walking Tour with C. S. Lewis: Why It Did Not Include Rome by Stewart Goetz

30.2 — March/April, 2017

The Persistence of Mummery
Without Precedent: Scripture, Tradition, and the Ordination of Women by Geoffrey Kirk

16.6 — July/August, 2003

Unity, Truth & Christian Identity
In One Body Through the Cross
edited by Carl E. Braaten and
Robert W. Jenson

30.3 — May/June, 2017

"Dialogue" & the Character of the Republic

28.1 — January/February, 2015

Kinderszenen

28.5 — Sept/Oct, 2015

Alpha Academics

28.6 — Nov/Dec, 2015

Art and Effrontery

28.3 — May/June, 2015

But Is It Interesting?

30.2 — March/April, 2017

Christology & Bible Translation

30.4 — July/Aug, 2017

Education in Pen State

29.5 — Sept/Oct, 2016

Foundational Error

27.3 — May/June, 2014

God's Shadow

27.4 — July/August, 2014

Lemuel's Manhood

29.2 — March/April, 2016

Mere Christianity Must Go

27.5 — Sept/Oct, 2014

Ministry & Learning

29.4 — July/August, 2016

Nice Pope, Mean Priests

29.1 — Jan/Feb, 2016

Not as the Scribes

28.4 — July/Aug, 2015

Not Forgetting Beauty

30.5 — Sept/Oct, 2017

Polar Composites

27.6 — Nov/Dec, 2014

The Best Years of Life

29.3 — May/June, 2016

The Gospel Rules

29.6 — Nov/Dec, 2016

The Mustard Seed

27.1 — Jan/Feb, 2014

The Quandary of the Good Woman Pastor

30.6 — Nov/Dec, 2017

The Rules of Progress

30.1 — Jan/Feb, 2017

The Symphony of Comprehension

27.2 — March/April, 2014

The Transcendental Canon

20.1 — January/February, 2007

The Worst Policy

26.5 — Sept/Oct, 2013

What the Bishop Didn't Say

26.6 — Nov/Dec, 2013

What the Documents Say

16.4 — May, 2003

A Fundamental Clash

12.6 — November/December, 1999

A Noble Company of Martyrs

10.4 — Fall, 1997

A Porch to Talk On

30.5 — Sept/Oct, 2017

Allied Soldiers
Reformations & Touchstone Diplomacy

21.5 — June, 2008

As God Gives Growth

23.6 — November/December, 2010

Between Caesar & Mohammed

11.5 — September/October, 1998

Bishops & the Word

23.2 — March/April, 2010

But Are We Christians?

10.1 — Winter, 1997

Churches for Families

14.5 — June, 2001

Complicit Voters

27.2 — March/April, 2014

Ducking the Issue

28.6 — Nov/Dec, 2015

Electronic Babies

14.2 — March, 2001

Engaging Greatness

28.5 — Sept/Oct, 2015

Equal & Ordered

14.8 — October, 2001

Facing the Real Jesus

10.2 — Spring, 1997

First Things & the Mandate of Heaven

27.6 — Nov/Dec, 2014

Flagging Faith

29.3 — May/June, 2016

For the Hill-Dwellers
Christians, Imperialism & the Rule of Law

13.9 — November, 2000

Full & Honest Ecumenism

20.6 — July/August, 2007

Fully Living Sacrifices
Where Nietzsche Was Right About Christians

8.4 — Fall, 1995

Giving the Devil His Due

26.5 — Sept/Oct, 2013

Good News or Dead End?

24.2 — March/April, 2011

Gospel Out of Reach

9.1 — Winter, 1996

Gray Logic, Gray Wisdom

17.10 — December, 2004

Green Hornets’ Nest

5.3 — Summer, 1992

Gridlocked

15.3 — April, 2002

Heretical Bibles

27.6 — Nov/Dec, 2014

Identity Thievery

15.4 — May, 2002

In Praise of the Good Pastor

26.4 — July/August, 2013

Just Christians

17.2 — March, 2004

Just Stewards

19.8 — October, 2006

Levels of Alliance

8.1 — Winter, 1995

Making an Issue of It: A Word from the Gnomes

23.3 — May/June, 2010

Marked Men

6.2 — Spring, 1993

Mystical Theology & the Sublimation of Gender

28.4 — July/Aug, 2015

No Argument

9.2 — Spring, 1996

On Capital Punishment

21.7 — September, 2008

On the Far Side of the Family

5.1 — Winter, 1992

Packer, Henry & Me

25.3 — May/June, 2012

Party Over Time

26.3 — May/June, 2013

Passing It On

18.7 — September, 2005

Passing on the Right

16.5 — June, 2003

Practical Atheism

28.5 — Sept/Oct, 2015

Re: Capitulation

28.1 — January/February, 2015

Resurrection, Dust, and Ashes

17.6 — July/August, 2004

Reversing the Charges

29.5 — Sept/Oct, 2016

School's Out

Where Not to Send Young Children

20.1 — January/February, 2007

Self-Abortion

20.3 — April, 2007

Terrible Salvation

18.3 — April, 2005

The Economy of Love

16.9 — November, 2003

The Evangelical & the Academy

26.2 — Mar/Apr, 2013

The Fog of Money

19.5 — June, 2006

The God Who’s Still There

22.4 — May, 2009

The War on Error

15.5 — June, 2002

Unmanning the Bible

30.4 — July/Aug, 2017

Unsettled Celibacy
Uncertain Sounds for Ministry

29.6 — Nov/Dec, 2016

Witness Tampering

On the Politics of Martyrdom

15.10 — December, 2002

Years of the Locust

29.4 — July/August, 2016

• FORUM: Response

Toleration & Divine Forbearance

16.6 — July/August, 2003

A Realistic Alliance
A Response to Richard John Neuhaus

8.4 — Fall, 1995

Abreast of the Times

The Quiet Modernization of a Divinity School

7.2 — Spring, 1994

Avoiding Spirituality

A Philistine Looks (Obliquely) at Spirituality

17.1 — January/February, 2004

Between Icon & Idol
Harry Potter & Imagination?s Symbolic Life

16.1 — January/February, 2003

Children of a Better God
A Reply to “Is God Masculine?”

5.4 — Fall, 1992

God, Gender, and the Pastoral Office

5.1 — Winter, 1992

J. W. Nevin on the Sectarian Mind
Lessons from Mercersburg for Modern Evangelicals

7.4 — Fall, 1994

More Than a Prophet
The Ministry of John the Baptist

8.3 — Summer, 1995

My Brother, Be He Ne’er So Vile?
The Difficulty & Promise of Catholic-Evangelical Rapprochement: An Address to an Evangelical Congregation

10.4 — Fall, 1997

On Christian Unity
Two Excerpts on the Relations Between Protestants, Roman Catholics, & Orthodox

30.1 — Jan/Feb, 2017

On Mrs. Jongke's Porch
The Basis of the Fellowship in Real Time

3.4 — Winter, 1990

Spirituality, Religion & Christian Faith

4.2 — Special Issue: The Bible, 1991

The Bible Under Spirit & Church

Some Light from the East for the Perplexed Inerrantist

2.4 — Summer-Fall, 1988

The Crisis Of Evangelical Preaching

12.6 — November/December, 1999

The Fairy-Tale God

Truth & Deceit in Children’s Fiction

8.2 — Spring, 1995

The Professor & the Unicorn
Reality, Revelation & the Seductions of Abstract Thought

6.4 — Fall, 1993

The Reforging of “Fundamentalism”

17.2 — March, 2004

The Signified Man
Ordination & the Shape of the Pastoral Office

29.3 — May/June, 2016

Hailing Deliverance
A Last Trump Before an Apocalypse?

12.3 — May/June, 1999

A Christian Women’s Declaration
On Coalitions & Biblical Orthodoxy

19.9 — November, 2006

Back & Forth to the Future
A Critical Symposium on A Call to an Ancient Evangelical Future

20.8 — October, 2007

Helpers Meet?
A Symposium on Dating, Courtship & Marriage

21.7 — September, 2008

Living Underground
A Symposium on Christian Burial

13.1 — January/February, 2000

Plausible Ecumenism
An Ecumenical Roundtable Discussion

8.2 — Spring, 1995

Sunday at Willow Creek
Four Responses

11.5 — September/October, 1998

The Orthodox Churches & the World Council of Churches

11.1 — January/February, 1998

Trash the TV?
An Internet Discussion Between Terry Mattingly & S. M. Hutchens

12.1 — January/February, 1999

Those Curious Lutherans
The Comforts of Northfield Theology

22.1 — January/February, 2009

A Certain Anger
on Secularists Who Don’t Get Hell & Terrorists Who Do

21.8 — October, 2008

A Semple Mistake
on Misplaced Adoration & the Cult of Personality

11.6 — November/December, 1998

Adultery & the Death of Covenant
on the Seventh Commandment

23.1 — January/February, 2010

Always the Trinity

Answers a Question on Egalitarian Theology

13.7 — September, 2000

Be True to Your Child
on Choosing Schools

27.2 — March/April, 2014

Easter Field
on an Old Cemetery Opening Soon

25.4 — July/August, 2012

Fierce Charity

on the Christian's Duty to Be Strictly Loving

15.7 — September, 2002

God’s Hat

on the Tenth Commandment

26.2 — Mar/Apr, 2013

Hard to Reach
on Clarity, Mystery & Their Demands on Preachers & Hearers

21.7 — September, 2008

Hidden Gender
on the Universal Grammar Feminists Can’t Speak

10.1 — Winter, 1997

Idols Old & New
on the Second Commandment

26.1 — Jan/Feb, 2013

Interlocking Hearts

on the Consequential Metaphysics of Sexual Union

10.4 — Fall, 1997

Live Long & Prosper

11.2 — March/April, 1998

Mad as Hell
on the Sixth Commandment

23.2 — March/April, 2010

Media Wineskins
on the Electronic Book & Its Kin

26.4 — July/August, 2013

Notes on the Sect System
on the Unchristian Maneuvers of the Sectarian Mind

5.2 — Spring, 1992

On Falling Towers and Fig Trees

6.3 — Summer, 1993

On Turning the Cheek & Giving the Cloak

22.5 — June, 2009

Our Fathers’ Religion
on Mere Christianity That Is Not Merely Mine

22.6 — July/August, 2009

Paradox Lost
on Open Theism & the Easy Road to Heresy

22.4 — May, 2009

Picture Imperfect
on the Discovery of Dirt in Potter’s Field

17.4 — May, 2004

Please Me, O Lord
on the Roots of Romantic Worship

10.3 — Summer, 1997

Rest in Remembrance

21.5 — June, 2008

Screwtaped Saviors
on the Endless Succession of Historical Jesuses

9.3 — Summer, 1996

Staying with the Lemmings

13.3 — April, 2000

Stealing from God
on the Eighth Commandment

14.1 — January/February, 2001

The Craft of Fatherhood
on Christian Fatherhood

17.9 — November, 2004

The Critical Adjustment
on Pleasing the Lord in Worship

12.4 — July/August, 1999

The Divide That Is There
on Egalitarian Christianity

13.1 — January/February, 2000

The Head of the Church
on Women’s Ordination

24.1 — January/February, 2011

The Jewish Indictment
on the Gospel of Christ & the Law of the Lord

10.2 — Spring, 1997

The Name of the Lord
on the Third Commandment

26.3 — May/June, 2013

The Pharmakon Athanasias
on Worshiping the Lord Without Lying About the Faith

18.5 — June, 2005

The Pope Is Christian!
on Disappointing Catholic Revisionists

25.3 — May/June, 2012

The Way of the Class
on Suffering Education as a Discipline from God

21.9 — November, 2008

Up a Creek
on the Dangerous Success of Rudderless Christianity

24.5 — Sept/Oct, 2011

Welcoming Antichrist
on Living Comfortably with the Sectarian Impulse

9.4 — Fall, 1996

Which God?
on the First Commandment

15.5 — June, 2002

With Every Good Intention
on the Ninth Commandment

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