Reflections

All Together Now: Pluralism and Faith

$5.00

Contents:

 

-From the Dean's Desk

Gregory E. Sterling

-Looking for God in a Plural World

Justo L. Gonzalez

-In Pursuit of the Shimmering Thread

Sharon M.K. Kugler

-Politics and Purpose

An Inteview with Miroslav Volf

-Brick by Brick: The Struggles for Religious Freedom

Khyati Joshi

-Religion as a Bridge, Not a Wall

Gregory E. Sterling

-A 21st-Century Plea for Empathy

His Holiness the 17th Karmapa

-A Christian Divinity School, a Jewish Professor

Joel Baden

-Mosaic of Faith: Artist Kathy Thaden

-The Religion of Love: A Space for All

Seyed Amir Akrami

-A Christian in Public and Private

LaShawn Warren

-Cherishing One Another, Against the Odds

Lamin Sanneh

-On the Limits of Religious Pluralism

Victor Anderson

-The Good Life and the Crisis of Meaning

      Matt Croasmun

-Conversation Partners: We Need Each Other

Jennifer Peace

-Framing the Bigger Picture: Photographer Wilfredo Benitez

-The "Nones" are Becoming Something

Tom Krattenmaker

-Global Dynamics of Faith

An Interview with Shaun Casey

-May We All Become Pathfinders

Omer Bajwa

-Global Christianities: A Minority Report

Chloe Starr

-The Politics of the Divine Image

Ray Waddle

-Can Public Life Survive the Internet?

Mary Doak

-The Healing Force of Multifaith Work

Yvonne C. Lodico

-Poetry Credits

-From the Editor: Footloose and Flung

Ray Waddle

 

-Poems:

Romanesque Arches - Tomas Transtromer

"Robert Frost and I" - Ngodup Paljor

"I used to shun my companion" - Anonymous

blessing the boats - Lucille Clifton

the last day - Lucille Clifton

      The Flood - Chana Bloch

Wind - Ok-Koo Kang Grosjean

Psalm 157 - Charles H. Harper

The Scattered Congregation - Tomas Transtromer

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REFLSPRING2016
Publication Date: 
2016-04-01

At Risk: Our Food, Our Water, Ourselves

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Contents:

 

-From the Dean's Desk

Gregory E. Sterling

-Give us Bread

Sara Miles

-Small Enough to Manage, Big Enough to Matter

Andrew K. Barnett

-New Alliances of Science and Spirit

Gregory E. Sterling and Sir Peter Crane

-God the Gardener

Norman Wirzba

-Divine Possiblity: Ending Hunger by 2030

Derick Dailey

-The Feeding of the 12 Billion

Robert W. Herdt and Jennifer A. Herdt

-Delicious Revolution

An Interview with Alice Waters

-Let Us Keep the Feast, Then Keep Going

James Jenkins

-Thoughts Beyond the Pail: A Farm Life

Robin Verson

-The New Scourge: Unhealthy Diets

An Interview with Oliver De Schutter

-Message in a Bottle

Christiana Peppard

-Water Gone Bad

Karen Schneider

-Ancient Voices Speak to the Ecological Future

Mary Evelyn Tucker

-God and Nature, Then and Now

Joel Baden

-Worrying about the Food Movement

Willis Jenkins

-Eating Food and Justice

Christopher Carter

-Rousing Us from Inattention

Christopher Fici

-Wisdom on the Ground

John O' Sullivan

-Back to the Garden: A New Asceticism

Fred Bahnson

-Hustle and Flow: New Threats to Water

Ray Waddle

-Toward a Divine Diet

Bruce Friedrich

-From the Editor: Table Talk

Ray Waddle

 

-Poems:

Enviable - Robert Francis

Potatoes - Kathryn Stripling Byer

Like Ghosts of Eagles - Robert Francis

Cooking Catalog - Jill Breckenridge

Reunion - Caitlin Kenzie Scott

 
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REFLFALL2014
Publication Date: 
2014-10-01

Divine Radiance: Keeping Faith with Beauty

$5.00

Contents:

 

-From the Dean's Desk

Gregory E. Sterling

-Churchgoing

Peter S. Hawkins

-Art and Whimsy in God's House

Cheryl Cornish

-Make It Swing

An Inteview with Dwight Andrews

-The Necessity of Beauty

Thomas Troeger

-One of the Masks of God

Alacia Stubbs

-The Gospel of Mark Out Loud

Bert Marshall

-Taking Custody of Our Eyes

Robin M. Jensen

-When Poetry and Theology Collide

An Interview with Christian Wiman

-Craft and Theology in the Workshop

Geoffrey Keating

-Facing the Music

Martin Jean

-Ambassadors of Divine Glory

Cyril O'Regan

-The Heart Breaks Open

John Hare

-Thoughts on Art and Faith

      YDS/ISM Students

-Beauty Born of Grief

Paul Palumbo

-Written in the Stars

Felicity Harley-McGowan

-The Snail, the Silkworm, and Jonathan Edwards

Justin Hawkins

-The Gaze of Holiness

Edmund Ryder

-The Sacred Today

Karla Cavarra Britton

-Between Globe and Gospel: Three Artists

Makoto Fujimura, Mary Button, Jae-Im Kim

-From the Editor: Fierce Grandeur

Ray Waddle

 

-Poems:

Music Maybe - Christian Wiman

Let the wounds bleed - Elizabeth Carothers Herron

Not all beauty succumbs to time - Thomas Troeger

Twigs - Taha Muhammad Ali

Every Riven Thing - Christian Wiman

      Love for Other Things - Tom Hennen

Scrambled Eggs and Whiskey - Hayden Carruth

By the Window - Nathan Spoon

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REFLSPRING2015
Publication Date: 
2015-04-01

God and Money: Turning the Tables

$5.00

Contents:

 

-From the Dean's Desk

Gregory E. Sterling

-Money, Morals, and the Cry of Matthew 25

Kenneth Briggs '67 B.D.

-Virtuous Cycles: Supporting Future Ministers

Jo Ann Deasy

-Economic Conflicts, Religious Conviction

Frederick J. Streets '75 M.Div.

-A Saint, His Cloak, and Us

Andrew McGowan

-Simplicity, Balance, Wisdom, Generosity: A New Economy

Bob Massie '82 M.Div.

-Taking to the Streets, and Beyond

Laura Barrett

-Work, Debt, and Christian Witness

Kathryn Tanner '79 B.A., '82 M.A., '85 Ph.D.

-From Dread to Generosity

Kerry Robinson '94 M.A.R.

-Biblical Foundations: A Post-Election Memo

Ronald Sider '63 M.A., '67 B.D., '69 Ph.D.

-What's "Liberation" Got to Do With It?

Benjamin Valentin

-Lifting the Burden Off Students

An Interview with John Wimmer

-The Cost of Discipleship

Student Perspectives

-Post Truth and the Real World

Ray Waddle

-Thoughts on Evangelical Poverty

      Luke Timothy Johnson '76 Ph.D.

-Freeing the Future

Nimi Wariboko

-Credits

-From the Editor: Neighborhood Watch

Ray Waddle

 

-Poems:

Bald Eagle - Connie Wanek

Debtors - Jim Harrison

Accounting - Natasha Trethewey

American Sermon - Jim Harrison

"God Loves the Shabby Hero and Forlorn" - Amos Wilder

The Gift - Ocean Vuong

To My Doppelganger - Stephen Dunn

Honey - Connie Wanek

Prayer Without Words - Amos Wilder

Landscape and Soul - Stephen Dunn

 

 

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REFLSPRING2017
Publication Date: 
2017-04-02

God's Green Earth: Creation, Faith, Crisis

$5.00
Contents:
 
-From the Dean’s Desk
Gregory E. Sterling
-Daring to Dream: Religion and the Future of the Earth
Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim
-The Beginnings of a Beautiful Friendship: Religion and Environmentalism
Roger Gottlieb
-A Billion Trees, A Singular Voice
Wangari Maathai
-Nature and Grace: Making Environmental Issues Matter for Christian Life
Willis Jenkins
-How Big Should People Be?
a sermon by Bill McKibben
-Earthkeeping and the Bible
Stven Bouma-Prediger
-Power, Light, and Hope: Fighting a Crisis, One State at a Time
Sally G. Bingham
-Avoiding the Great Collision: "We Can Save What Is Left"
James Gustave Speth
-NCCC Eco-justice Sermon Award Winner: "From Apocalypse to Genesis"
Janet Parker
-Environmental Justice and a New American Dream
Jerome Ringo
-Uncommon Alliance: Connecting Faith and Environmentalism
Christopher Glen Sawyer
-After Katrina: Searching the Ruins for Resurrection
Ray Waddle
-"Everything that Breathes Praises God"
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew
-New Moral Awakening, or How I Changed My Mind 
Richard Cizik
-Eco-ethics and Global Citizenship: A View from Central America
Roy May and Carlos Tamez
-Vulnerability and Vision in El Salvador
Lisbeth Barahona
-How Green Was Our Valley: The Garrison Institute
Jonathan F. P. Rose
-Green Discipleship
Larry Rasmussen
-From the Editor: The Great Economy
 
-Profiles:
Jeanie Graustein
Rachel Holmes
Carla Pryne
David Turner
 
-Poems:
Wendell Berry
Joy Harjo
Naomi Long Madgett
Mary Oliver
Martha Serpas
Paul Willis
 
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REFLSPRING2007
Publication Date: 
2007-04-01

iBelieve: Facing the New Media Explosion

$5.00
Contents:
 
-From the Dean’s Desk
Harold W Attridge
-Connecting with a Theology of Technology 
Wes Avram
-Living Theologically in a Networked World
Verity A. Jones
-Bazaar Mind, Cathedral Mind
An Interview with Kwok Pui Lan
-The New Thing: Faith in the Age of Social Media
Rahiel Tesfamariam
-Redeeming New Media, Restoring Christian Community
J. Martin Bailey
-Wisdom 2.0, or Stress 2.0?
Soren Gordhamer
-Where Two or Three are Gathered
Keith Anderson
-New Media, New Epistle
An Interview with Reginald Bachus
-Already Not Yet: Hopes and Fears for 2021
Rachel Hatch
-Survey: Abstaining from Media (or Trying to)
-Realtechnik and the Tethered Life
Sherry Turkle
-Plugging into a Richer Vision of God and Humanity
Thomas H. Troeger
-Dispatches from the Connected Life
-Logging on to the Religious Quest
An Interview with Paul Raushenbush
-Friending the Revolution
Cyrus Farivar
-A Digital Daughter Returns Home
Paula Jenkins
-Tweeting among the Birds of the Air
James Martin
-New Media, New Expectations
An Interview with Heidi Campbell
-Biblical Authority in the Googolplex
Kent Harold Richards
-The Ekklesia of Social Media
Scott Gunn
-From the Editor: "This Very Night Your Soul"
 
-Poems:
Webcam in the World – Heather McHugh
Sunlight – Jim Harrison
 
ISBN/SKU: 
REFLFALL2011
Publication Date: 
2011-10-01

Money and Morals after the Crash

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Contents:
 
-From the Dean’s Desk
Harold W. Attridge
-Econmic Origins and Aims: A Role for Religious Thinking?
Benjamin Friedman
-What Did We Learn?
Martin E. Marty
-Markets and Metaphysics: An Inquiry
Steve Peterson
-Abundant Life in a Suffering Sea
Nicholas Hood III
-Heeding the Outsider in Market Reform
Laura Berry
-Animal Spirits Among Us
George A. Akerlof and Robert J. Shiller
-A Global Economic Ethic: Now's The Time
Hans Kung
-Economic Hazards, Histories, and Hopes: Recent Books
-Calvinism and Capitalism: Together Again?
Bruce Gordan
-A Moral Audit of Economic Turmoil
Tersa Ghilarducci
-Prosperisty and Its Discontents
Sondra Wheeler
-Soul-Searching in the Aftermath
Ray Waddle
-Confronting the Consumer Carnival
Nathan Dungan
-Earth Economy: A Spirituality of Limits
Sallie McFague
-Our Responsibilty to the Future
Kathyrn Tanner
-Uniting Economic and Moral Literacy
Rowan Williams
 
From the Editor: Currencies
 
-Poems:
Questionnaire- Wendell Berry
The State of the Economy- Louis Jenkins
Ezra Pound's Proposition- Robert Hass
Between Sun and Sand- Mary Crescenzo
Sunday Discordancies- Jim Harrsion
Downsizing- tom Kimmel
Sabbath XII- Wendell Berry

 

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REFLSPRING2010
Publication Date: 
2010-04-01

No More Excuses: Confronting Poverty

$5.00
Contents:
 
-From the Dean’s Desk
Harold W Attridge
-Climbing Up to the Light
Katherine Marshall
-I Have a Spoon: A Meditation
Abigail Nelson
-The Poor We'll Always Have?
Arthur B. Keys, Jr.
-Early Christians and the Care of the Poor
Harold W. Attridge
-Money-Managing on 78 Cents a Day: A Field Report
-Dare to Dream: A World Without Poverty
Lesley-Anne Knight
-Profile: Partners Against Poverty Saving a Child, Easily
Peter Singer
-Give, Pray, Love: A Mid-Life Crisis
Debbie McLeod Sears
-Virtuous Cycles
An Interview with Robert Orr
-Profile: A People Find Hope Again
-Jubilee Justice for Haiti and Beyond
Melina St. Louis
-Human Rights and Global Wrongs
Thomas Pogge
-A New Exodus from Hunger
David Beckmann
-The Sustaining Economy: Overcoming Poverty and Protecting Biodiversity
Willis Jenkins
-The Body Politic of the Body of Christ
Kelly Johnson
-Purpose and Postcards: American Churches Abroad
Robert Wuthnow
-Profile: Grassroots Vision
-Navigating the Charity Galaxy
-A Parched World's Search for Water
Christiana Peppard
-Rise of Microfinance, Rise of Women: A Report
-Testing the New Resolve
Ray Waddle
-Income Inequality and the Damage Done
Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett
-Profile: Breaking Poverty's Curse
-From the Editor: "Moments of Truth"
 Ray Waddle
 
-Poems:
Notes on Poverty – Hayden Carruth
How to Do – Cornelius Eady
If It Were Not for You – Hayden Carruth
 
ISBN/SKU: 
REFLFALL2010
Publication Date: 
2010-10-01

Seeking the Light: A New Generation

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Contents:
 
-From the Dean’s Desk
Gregory E. Sterling
-A Dispatch from the Front Lines
Ian Oliver
-Bracing for Change, With Faith
Gregory E. Sterling
-Letter Posted on the Sea of Faith
Jessica Anschutz
-Holy Things for Holy People
Emily M.D. Scott
-God Still Speaks: An Interview with Geoffery Black
-The Calling of Christian Imagination
Javier A. Viera
-We Stumble Towards Love
Kat Banakis
-Am I a "None"
Betsy Shirley
-Young Souls in Transition: An Interview with Christian Smith
-Twin Clamities: Delining Churches, Struggling Young
Skip Masback
-The Ministry of Questioning Everything
Almeda M. Wright
-Making Sense of Sacred Space: An Interview with Maggi Dawn
-New World Order of Worship
Yale Divinity Chapel Ministers
-Exile's Song: Welcome to the Post-Establishment Church
Stephanie Spellers
-Speaking Doubrs and Convictions: An Interview with Chris Stedman
-The Search for GRown-Up Youth Culture
Melanie Ross
-Embracing the Redmeption: An Interview with J. Lawrence Turner
-Abundant Life: Defying Powerlessness
John Helmiere
-A Generation's Showdown with Truth: An Interview with Michael Wear
-Mapping a Young Adule Spirituality
Angela Batie Carlin
-From the Editor: Friewall
Ray Waddle
 
-Poems:
Mercury God- Ron Turner
How Zen Ruins Poets- Chase Twichell
The Choice- Nate Klung
Jesus- Ron Turner
Gratitundi- Charles H. Harper
Confessions of a nature lover- Bob Hicok
Dios Bo'Otik- Charles H. Harper

 

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REFLSPRING2014
Publication Date: 
2014-04-01

Spirit and Politics: Finding Our Way

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Contents:

 

From the Dean's Desk  Gregory E. Sterling

Days of Reckoning  Lane Heard '73 B.A., '78 J.D.

Politics of the Soul  Lyn G. Brakeman '82 M.Div.

Aiming the World Toward Hope  Willie James Jennings

American Myths in Eclipse  Richard T. Hughes

 "Our Shared Hope"  Artist Alisa Clark

Time for Deep Listening  An Interview with Rita Nakashima Brock

What Would the Prophets Say?  Gregory Mobley

From Vulnerability to Power  Neichelle R. Guidry '10 M.Div.

A New Search for the Good Life  Stanley Hauerwas '65 B.D., '67 M.A., '68 M. Phil., '68 Ph.D.

What Are Our Values?  An Interview with Carlos Correa Bernier

Reject the Idols  Kathryn Lofton

Impulses of Common Purpose  An Interview with Mark Silk

Achieving the Black Social Gospel  Gary Dorrien

Loving Your (Political) Enemy  Tom Krattenmaker

The Long Road to Solidarity  Ray Waddle

Driving Hate Away  Charles King '83 M.Div., '89 J.D.

"Renew the Grieving World"  An Interview with Teresa Berger

Wishes, Hopes, or Promises?  Jaco J. Hamman

Piety, Politics, and Convictions  Christopher B. Chapp and Paul Goren

And So Our Work Begins  Josh Williams '08 B.A., '11 M.Div.

Holy Discontent  Ryan McAnnally-Linz '10 M.A.R., '16 Ph.D.

From the Editor: Uncivil Religion  Ray Waddle

 

Poems:

 

Stardust and Centuries  Alberto Rios

Anyone Who Is Still Trying  David Hernandez

"A Dream Deferred"  Charles H. Harper '61 S.T.M.

Tender  Camille Rankine

Knowledge Neighbors  Alberto Rios

Continuing Education  Charles H. Harper

The Broken  Alberto Rios

Genealogy  Camille Rankine

All-American  David Hernandez

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REFLFALL2016
Publication Date: 
2016-10-01

Who Are We?: American Values Revisited

$5.00
Contents:
 
-From the Dean’s Desk
Gregory E. Sterling
-Learning and Praying to Do Right
Senator Chris Coons
-Redemption Awaits
Diana Butler Bass
-Amid the Bickering, Shards of Hope
John Kenneth White
-Interview: The Disunited States of America
Scott Keeler
-Theology Meets the Moment
Kathryn Tanner
-Values: Maldistributions and Market Corrections
Ray Waddle
-The Character of a Good Ruler, Then and Now
Nancy S. Taylor
-Revelation Road: A Professor Hits the Campaign Trail
Susan Pace Hamill
-Civil Thoughts of Uncivil Times: An Interview with Stephen Carter
-The Moral Dilemma of Growth
Bob Massie
-"I See Deeply Caring People": An Interview with Sharon Kugler
-Spiritual Power, the Subterranean River
Christopher Timm
-Dreams, Dreads, and the New Global Community
George Rupp
-In God We (Still) Trust: Electoral Thoughts on Faith
YDS Alumni
-"Values are as REal as Grain Prices": An Interview with Carlos Eire
-Suffer the Children: American Lessons from Middle School
Christina Baik
-Politics and the Impossible Pulpit
Charles Lemert
-The Bible and Rugged Individualism
Richard H. Hiers
-Igniting a Revolution of the Heart
Matthew Vogel
Editor's Column: Flag Day
Ray Waddle
 
-Poems:
The Last Election- John Haines
A Buddha in the Woodpile- Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Monopoly- Connie Wanek
Tea and Sleep- Taha Muhammad Ali
Notes on the Capitalist Persuasion- John Haines
Neighbors- Clemens Starck

 

ISBN/SKU: 
REFLFALL2012
Publication Date: 
2012-10-01

Women's Journeys: Progres and Peril

$5.00
Contents:
 
-From the Dean’s Desk
Harold W Attridge
-Ideas for a Better Gendered World
Margaret A. Farley
-Gifts from the Desert
Talitha Arnold
-Thinking Out Loud About Feminism
Kate M. Ott
-The Pulse of God: An Odyssey of Empowerment
Joan Cooper Burnett
-Visions and Revisions: Women in Ministry Today
Adair T. Lummis
-Profile: Rahiel Tesfamariam
-"Of Course He Isn't Male," or Who, Me?  Sexist?
David Kelsey
-Profile: Jane Ferreira
-Raising the Dead: Embodied Leadership
Emilie M. Townes
-The Bible in Transit
Phyllis Trible
-Talking Back to Jesus
Mary R. D'Angelo
-The Choreography of Feminist Theology
Kathryn Reklis
-Profile: Carol Pinkham Oak
-American Dream, American Nightmare: Poverty Today
Leslie G. Woods
-A Balm in Gilead?
Marie M. Fortune
-Women Missionaries, Global Entrepreneurs
Jennifer A. Herdt
-In Remembrance of Wartime "Comfort Women"
K. Christine Pae
-A Matter of Life and Death – Today
Musimbi Kanyoro
Acompañamiento: A Walk Toward Dignity for All
M. T. Dávila
-Moved to Tears, Moved to Action
Jacqueline Ogega
-What's in a Word?
Shannon Clarkson
-Skin Deep
Kat Banakis
-Profile: Noelle York-Simmons
-Encountering Grace
Judith Dupré
-No Peace Without Women
Zainab Salbi
-From the Editor: "Unfinished Business"
 Ray Waddle
 
-Poems:
To Do List – Kathi Wolfe
A Cellular History of Pain – Jan Jorgensen
As If There Were Only One – Martha Serpas
Naming – Kathi Wolfe
"Scientists Find Universe Awash in Tiny Diamonds" – Mayne Ellis
 
ISBN/SKU: 
REFLSPRING2011
Publication Date: 
2011-04-01
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