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Celebrating Matthew’s Passion narrative (2019)
Journal Article
O'Loughlin, T. (2019). Celebrating Matthew’s Passion narrative. Pastoral Review, 15(2), 15-18

Twice each year, on Palm Sunday and Good Friday, the reading of the gospel becomes visibly a liturgical event in its own right. On these occasions the dramatic reading with several voices may replace the solitary tone of the deacon/priest. Yet in mos... Read More

Digital Christianity (2019)
Book Chapter
Hutchings, T. (2019). Digital Christianity. In The Bloomsbury Handbook to Studying Christians, 223-226. Bloomsbury Publishing

Introduction to the key theories and principles of the study of digital Christianity.

Emotion, Ritual and Rules of Feeling in the Study of Digital Religion (2019)
Book Chapter
Hutchings, T. (2019). Emotion, Ritual and Rules of Feeling in the Study of Digital Religion. In A. Possamai-Inesedy, & A. Nixon (Eds.), The Digital SocialDe Gruyter

This chapter will attempt to encourage greater engagement with emotion among scholars of digital religion by introducing two theoretical approaches. In the first half of the chapter, we will consider the place of emotion in the study of ritual, begin... Read More

The Host of Heaven and the Divine Army: a reassessment (2019)
Journal Article
Quine, C. (in press). The Host of Heaven and the Divine Army: a reassessment. Journal of Biblical Literature,

That YHWH was perceived to command a divine army in the heavens brooks no argument. Traditionally, the phrase "host of heaven" (‫השׁמים‬ ‫)צבא‬ has been associated with this divine army. This article, however, reassesses the relevant evidence and argu... Read More

Jehu's slaughter of Judah's royal family at Beth-Eked (2 Kings 10:13-14) : a closer look (2019)
Journal Article
Quine, C. (in press). Jehu's slaughter of Judah's royal family at Beth-Eked (2 Kings 10:13-14) : a closer look. Zeitschrift für die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft,

Why were the brothers of king Ahaziah at Beth-Eked in Israel, following the deaths of king Ahaziah and his northern ally, king Joram? This paper takes a closer look at the events of Beth-Eked in 2Kgs 10:13-14 and proposes that the brothers of Ahaziah... Read More

The Victorian city and the Christian imagination: from gothic city to garden city (2019)
Journal Article
Knight, F. (in press). The Victorian city and the Christian imagination: from gothic city to garden city. Urban History,

This article discusses some of the ways in which ideas about the city influenced the thinking of British Christians from 1840 to the early twentieth century. First, it explores nonconformist conceptions of the city, suggesting that, although the urba... Read More

Nineveh’s pretensions to divine power in Nahum 3:16 (2019)
Journal Article
Quine, C. (2019). Nineveh’s pretensions to divine power in Nahum 3:16. Vetus Testamentum, 69(3), doi:10.1163/15685330-12341362

With the exception of Nahum 3:16, in the Hebrew Bible Yahweh alone has the power to multiply humans so that they will be as innumerable as the stars. Nineveh’s multiplication of her merchants “more than the stars of the heavens” (Nah 3:16) was, there... Read More

Reason and the Proof Value of Revelation in Fakhr al-Dīn al-Rāzī’s late kalām works Taʾsīs al-taqdīs, Maʿālim uṣūl al-dīn, and al-Arbaʿīn fī uṣūl al-dīn (2019)
Book Chapter
Hoover, J. (2019). Reason and the Proof Value of Revelation in Fakhr al-Dīn al-Rāzī’s late kalām works Taʾsīs al-taqdīs, Maʿālim uṣūl al-dīn, and al-Arbaʿīn fī uṣūl al-dīn. In M. El Kaisy-Friemuth, R. Hajatpour, & M. Abdel Rahem (Eds.), Rationalität in der Islamischen Theologie. Band I: Die klassische Periode, 373-390. De Gruyter

"The Light of a Thousand Stories": Design, Play and Community in the Christian Videogame Guardians of Ancora (2019)
Journal Article
Hutchings, T. (2019). "The Light of a Thousand Stories": Design, Play and Community in the Christian Videogame Guardians of Ancora. Online - Heidelberg Journal of Religions on the Internet, 14, 159-178. doi:10.17885/heiup.rel.2019.0.23952

Understanding a videogame requires attention to the social dimensions of its production, its material form and its reception. Games are produced in communities of designers, played by communities of gamers, and accepted into families, households, and... Read More

Celebrating Palm Sunday with Matthew’s passion narrative (2019)
Journal Article
O’Loughlin, T. (2019). Celebrating Palm Sunday with Matthew’s passion narrative. Pastoral Review, 18

Twice each year, on Palm Sunday and Good Friday, the reading of the gospel becomes visibly a liturgical event in its own right. On these occasions the dramatic reading with several voices may replace the solitary tone of the deacon/priest. Yet in mos... Read More

The resurrection appearances in 1 Corinthians 15 (2019)
Book Chapter
Bell, R. H. (2019). The resurrection appearances in 1 Corinthians 15. In R. Deines, & M. Wreford (Eds.), Epiphanies of the Divine in the Septuagint and the New TestamentMohr Siebeck. doi:10.1628/978-3-16-156271-6

The purpose of my contribution is to examine what Paul writes of the resurrection appearances in 1 Cor 15:5-8 and to draw conclusions about their “historicity,” their nature, and their purpose. The implications of such appearances for Christian theol... Read More

Creatures Bound for Glory: Biotechnological Enhancement and Visions of Human Flourishing (2019)
Journal Article
Burdett, M., & Lorrimar, V. (2019). Creatures Bound for Glory: Biotechnological Enhancement and Visions of Human Flourishing. Studies in Christian Ethics, 32(2), 241-253. doi:10.1177/0953946819827141

The human enhancement debate is fundamentally based on divergent ideals of human flourishing. Using the complementary, though often contrasting, foci of creaturehood and deification as fundamental to the good life, we examine these visions of human f... Read More

The Bible in the Work of J.K. Rowling (2018)
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Parks, S. (2018). The Bible in the Work of J.K. Rowling

Oxford Biblical Studies Online is an online subscription-based educational resource by Oxford University Press. This piece is part of their "Bible and Literature" series. It covers the influence of the Bible in the Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowlin... Read More