recent alumni/ae publications

Jeff Stackert (STH 2000) “A Prophet Like Moses: Prophecy, Law, and Israelite Religion”

By Jaclyn K Jones
July 15th, 2014 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Jeffrey Stackert (MTS, STH '00) addresses two of the oldest and most persistent problems in biblical studies: the relationship between prophecy and law in the Hebrew Bible and the utility of the Documentary Hypothesis for understanding Israelite religion. These topics have in many ways dominated pentateuchal studies and the investigation of... More

Reverend William Moore (STH ’61) and Dr. Jane Moore (GRS ’61, GRS ’66) “Collaborators for Emancipation: Abraham Lincoln and Owen Lovejoy”

By Jaclyn K Jones
July 15th, 2014 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Collaborators for Emancipation: Abraham Lincoln and Owen Lovejoy Few expected politician Abraham Lincoln and Congregational minister Owen Lovejoy to be friends when they met in 1854. One was a cautious lawyer who deplored abolitionists' flouting of the law, the other an outspoken antislavery activist who captained a stop on the Underground... More

David C. Weiss (STH ’72, GRS ’80)

By Jaclyn K Jones
June 3rd, 2014 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Westbrook, Maine author, David C. Weiss (STH '72, GRS '80), announces the release of his poetry collection, A Heart on Fire, Poems from the Flames, published by Maine Authors Publishing. This collection of poems draws from Weiss’s near-death experiences as a young boy. In his adult life, Weiss has come to... More

Rev. Dr. Barbara Thorington Green (STH ’99); “Calling God She?”

By Christopher Broadwell
February 20th, 2014 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Rev. Dr. Barbara Thorington Green (STH '99) has had her book published, "Calling God She? Reflections and Insights of a Great-Grandmother, Retired Clergywoman, and Doctor of Theology" and it is available for purchase on Amazon!  Check it out! http://www.amazon.co.uk/Calling-God-She-Reflections-great-grandmother/dp/1495365891/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1392834184&sr=1-1&keywords=barbara+thorington+green

Dr. Terry S. Smith (STH ’94), “Delta Blues”

By Christopher Broadwell
February 11th, 2014 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Dr. Terry S. Smith graduated from Boston University School of Theology in 1994 with the D.Min. in Personality, Religion and Culture.  Terry tells us, "my educational experience there was life changing as I studied under Dr. Merle Jordan and others." In Delta Blues-From Darkness to Light, Smith shows how, with good information, More

Ronald Angelo Johnson (STH ’06)

By Christopher Broadwell
January 16th, 2014 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Recent Alumn Ronald Angelo Johnson has recently had his book, Diplomacy in Black and White: John Adams, Toussaint Louverture, and Their Atlantic World Alliance" by University Georgia Press. He will be hosting a book signing on 24 March 2014 at The Athenaeum in Salem, MA. "The first history of the unlikely diplomatic alliance between the fledgling nations of... More

New Publication by Darrell Reeck, Ph.D

By Christopher Broadwell
January 16th, 2014 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Just published: Growing Green Two Ways!   Memoir examines a 1940s boyhood spent in the Pacific Northwest Dec. 17, 2013 — Pacific Northwest native and former University of Puget Sound professor Darrell Reeck, Ph.D., looks back at his childhood and the world that encapsulated it in Growing Green Two Ways!, his just-published memoirs... More

Jeff Lane (STH ’10)

By Christopher Broadwell
October 2nd, 2013 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Jeff Lane (STH '10) has shared his recent publication with us: The Samaritan Project (Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City) The Samaritan Project takes the familiar parable of an injured traveler and invites the reader to engage the story in a way that will change how they view themselves and the people... More

Joas Adiprasetya (STH ’09)

By Christopher Broadwell
October 2nd, 2013 in Alumni/ae Publications.

An Imaginative Glimpse: The Trinity and Multiple Religious Participations is the newest publication from Joas Adiprasetya. Joas Adiprasetya is the President of Jakarta Theological Seminary, Indonesia, where he also teaches systematic theology and theology of religions. Here's the book's description: "In contrast to the popular notion that the doctrine of the Trinity... More

Dr. Donald F. Megnin (STH ’60)

By Christopher Broadwell
October 2nd, 2013 in Alumni/ae Publications.

Since his retirement as a professor of International Politics, Donald F. Megnin (STH '60) has been writing books of personal and historical interest and finds this activity most satisfying in his retirement years. Dr. Megnin books in order of publication are: The Security of Silence, A Conspiracy of Silence, The Struggle to Survive, A Farm... More