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The Love of Learning and the Desire God: A Study of Monastic Culture
4.28
really liked it
Read this a couple of years ago under Dr. Hughes Oliphant Old for a Theology of Worship directed study at Erskine Seminary. It's a fascinating read fr ...more
Jul 2007
Feb 23, 2010
 
The Bible and the Liturgy
4.46
really liked it
Read this with Dr. Hughes Oliphant Old in a direct study on the Theology of Worship.

I consider this 'Through New Eyes' in reverse. Danielou is/was Ro
...more
Jul 2007
Feb 23, 2010
 
Standing on the Promises
4.23
really liked it
This really is a great overview of the basic challenges, requirements, and of course the promises that attend Christian parenting. I read this several ...more
Jan 08, 2010
Dec 30, 2009
 
The Beauty of the Infinite: The Aesthetics of Christian Truth
4.39
really liked it
Read this several years ago. It's a tough read, slogging through Hart's rhetoric. And honestly I wish he'd rewrite this in ordinary English, but with ...more
Jan 2006
Oct 05, 2009
 
The Shape of the Liturgy
4.07
it was ok
This is actually a very fun read. Dix would have been a fascinating teacher to sit under. If you're interested in liturgical theology, it tells like a ...more
Jul 2007
Feb 23, 2010
 
Karl Barth and the Problem of War, and Other Essays on Barth
4.04
liked it
I don't think this is the same edition I read, and it may have been a slightly different title. But I found it in the library one day, and it was some ...more
not set
Jan 05, 2010
 
Theopolitical Imagination: Christian Practices of Space and Time
4.22
really liked it
This is an important read. Cavanaugh outlines the history of the development of the modern state, and points his readers in the right directions for f ...more
Feb 07, 2010
Dec 30, 2009
 
Church Dogmatics 1.1: The Doctrine of the Word of God
4.31
liked it
It's a bit rough getting started, but if you get through the first hundred pages or so, Barth bursts out into some great stuff. Barth's Church Dogmati ...more
not set
Jan 05, 2010
 
Dogmatics in Outline
4.06
really liked it
This is a great introduction to Barth's work. I think of this as Barth's version of a "Mere Christianity" by Lewis or "Orthodoxy" by Chesterton. It su ...more
not set
Jan 05, 2010
 
Evangelism & the Sovereignty of God
4.27
really liked it
I read the first edition of this book.
Jun 2009
Jul 02, 2009
 
Against Christianity
4.16
really liked it
Very important book.
not set
Feb 16, 2010
 
Why Johnny Can't Preach: The Media Have Shaped the Messengers
4.05
liked it
Good solid three stars. Great reminders, a few quibbles here and there, but overall a helpful encouragement.
Jan 08, 2010
Dec 30, 2009
 
Melanchthon and Bucer
4.50
liked it
I read portions of this book for a baptism paper in seminary. This was written at the very end of Bucer's life and dedicated to Edward VI. Here are hi ...more
Apr 07, 2010
Oct 08, 2009
 
Being Consumed: Economics and Christian Desire
4.09
liked it
Finally finished the last chapter of this one. He makes some assertions on certain economic practices which are not explained or defended but only ass ...more
Dec 2009
Jul 23, 2009
 
1 Peter
4.29
liked it
I probably won't make it through the entirety of this mammoth, but John Elliott seems to be Mr. 1 Peter. Lots of good stuff, some silly stuff, and oth ...more
Sep 2009
Sep 19, 2009
 
Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places: A Conversation in Spiritual Theology (Spiritual Theology #1)
4.11
it was ok
None
Jul 02, 2009
Aug 17, 2008
 
The Subversion of Christianity
4.29
it was ok
None
not set
Oct 05, 2009
 
Torture and Eucharist
4.46
None
not set
Jan 01, 2010
 
Desiring the Kingdom: Worship, Worldview, and Cultural Formation
4.23
liked it
None
not set
Jan 01, 2010
 
Worship: Reformed According to Scripture (Guides to the Reformed Tradition)
4.33
really liked it
None
Jan 2007
Sep 19, 2009
 
The Word of God and the Word of Man
3.99
liked it
None
not set
Jan 05, 2010
 
Karl Barth
4.12
really liked it
None
not set
Jan 05, 2010
 
The Shaping of the Reformed Baptismal Rite in the Sixteenth Century
4.73
really liked it
None
Jan 2007
Sep 19, 2009
 
A Home for the Homeless: A Social-Scientific Criticism of 1 Peter, Its Situation and Strategy
4.29
None
Sep 2009
Sep 19, 2009
 
When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself
4.23
liked it
None
Aug 2009
Sep 01, 2009
 
The Cost of Discipleship
4.35
really liked it
None
Jun 2009
Jul 02, 2009
 
How Should We Then Live: The Rise and Decline of Western Thought and Culture
4.16
it was ok
None
Jul 02, 2009
May 13, 2009
 
Martin Bucer: Unsung Hero of the Reformation
3.00
liked it
None
May 04, 2009
Jan 25, 2009
 
Ezekiel
4.04
liked it
None
Nov 19, 2013
Oct 12, 2010
 
Rescuing Ambition
3.94
None
not set
Mar 14, 2011
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