Recent Scholarly Research

African American Theology

Terrence Johnson. Tragic Soul-Life: W.E.B. Du Bois and the Moral Crisis Facing American Democracy (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Terrence Johnson. “On the Limits of Rights and Representation: The Moral Challenge of Blackness,” Journal of Religious Ethics , (accepted, forthcoming)
Terrence Johnson. “Emancipatory Reason and Epistemic Resources in Black Theology of Liberation,” Oxford Handbook of African American Theology , ed. Anthony Pinn and Katie Canon
(New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming)

Biblical Studies

Walter Brueggemann and Tod Linafelt. An Introduction to the Old Testament . Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2012.
Alan C. Mitchell. “Mysticism in the New Testament.” The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Christian Mysticism . Ed. Julia A. Lamm. West Sussex UK: John Wiley and Sons, 2012.
Tod Linafelt. “On Biblical Style .” The St. John’s Review  54.1 (2012).

Buddhist Studies

Benjamin Bogin. “The Red and Yellow War: Dispatches from the Field.” In Himalayan Passages: Tibetan and Newar Studies in Honor of Hubert Decleer , edited by B. Bogin and A. Quintman, Wisdom Publications, in press (2014).
 Francisca Cho. “Buddhism and Science in the Mirror of Language .” Religions/Adyan  (2013): 20-28.
Benjamin Bogin. The Illuminated Life of the Great Yolmowa . Serindia Publications, 2013.
Benjamin Bogin. “Mchog gyur gling pa’s Visionary Journey to the Copper-Colored Mountain,” Revue d’Etudes Tibétaines  27 (October 2013): pp. 55–79.
Francisca Cho. “Buddhism and Science: Translating and Retranslating Culture .” Buddhism in the Modern World. Ed. David McMahan. London: Routledge Press, 2012: 273-288

Catholic Theology/Christian Studies

Gerard Mannion. The Art of Magisterium: a Teaching Church That Learns . Collegeville: Michael Glazier/Liturgical Press, 2014.
Gerard Mannion. “Magisterium as a Social Imaginary: Contemporary Challenges and Future Ways Forward” in When the Magisterium Intervenes: The Magisterium and Theologians in Today’s Church, ed. Richard R. Gaillardetz, Michael Glazier/Liturgical Press, (2012), 112-139
Gerard Mannion. “Ecclesiology and the Humility of God: Embracing the Risk of Loving the World” in Dennis M. Doyle, Timothy J. Furry, Pascal D. Bazzell (eds.), Ecclesiology and Exclusion: Boundaries of Being and Belonging in Postmodern Times , NY, Maryknoll, Orbis (2012), 24-42
Gerard Mannion. “A (Strange) Sort of Homecoming? Anglicanorum Coetibus and the Ecumenical Responsibilities of Contemporary Anglicans and Roman Catholics” in A Point of Balance: the Weight and Measure of Anglicanism, eds. Martyn Percy and Rob Slocum, London, Canterbury Press, and New York, Church Publishing, 2012
Gerard Mannion. “Many Mansions: Ecclesial Being in Richly Diverse Contexts” in The Household of God and Local Households: Revisiting the Domestic Church, eds. Thomas Knieps, Gerard Mannion and Peter De Mey, Bibliotheca Ephemeridum Theologicarum Lovaniensium( BETL) Series no. 254, Leuven, Peeters, 2013, 351-375
Gerard Mannion. “An Acute Symptom of a Much Deeper Malaise: the Abuse Crisis in its Wider Ecclesiological Context” in Broken Faith: Why Hope Matters, eds. Patrick Claffey, Joe Egan and Marie Keenan, (Oxford, Peter Lang, forthcoming, 2013)
Gerard Mannion. “Magisterium, Margaret Farley and Feminist Moral Theology: Discerning the Ecclesia Discens Today” in Linda Hogan and Agbonkhianmeghe Orobator (eds.), Feminist Catholic Theological Ethics: Conversations in the World Church , New York, Maryknoll, Orbis, (2013)
Gerard Mannion. “Changing the (magisterial) Subject: Hearing Women’s Voices … (Teaching-) with Authority”, in Marinella Perroni and Hervé Legrand (ed.), We Have Something to Say: Theologians Re-read Vatican II , (Saggistica, Edizione Paolini, forthcoming, 2013)
Gerard Mannion. “From Communicative Theology to Communicative (Teaching with-) Authority: Pathways for Collective Witness” in, Festschrift for B. Jochen Hilberath, University of Tuebingen, (forthcoming, 2013).
Chester Gillis. “The People of God: The Church of the Second Vatican Council and Beyond .” Columbia History of American Catholicism. Ed. James Fisher. New York: Columbia University Press, 2013: 428-57
Lefebure, Leo D.. “Christian Mysticism in Interreligious Perspective .” The Blackwell Companion to Christian Mysticism. Ed. Julia A. Lamm. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Co., 2013: 610-25
Julia A. Lamm, ed. The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Christian Mysticism . Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2013.
Thomas Knieps, Gerard Mannion and Peter De Mey, ed. The Household of God and Local Households: Revisiting the Domestic Church . Leuven: Peeters, 2013.
Peter De Mey, Pieter De Witte and Gerard Mannion, ed. Believing in Community: Ecumenical Reflections on the Church . Leuven: Peeters, 2013.
Julia A. Lamm. “Schleiermacher’s ’Christmas Dialogue’ as Platonic Dialogue .” The Journal of Religion  92.3 (2012): 392-420
Paul L. Heck. “The Apostle Paul and the Apostle Muhammad: The Challenge of the Convert .” Islamochristiana  37 (2012).
Stephen M Fields SJ. “Modern Catholic Theology and Mystical Tradition .” Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Christian Mysticism. Ed. Julia A Lamm. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012: 501-14
Stephen M Fields SJ. “Nature, Grace, and the Public Square .” Catholicism in America: Proceedings from the 33 rd Annual Convention of the Fellowship of Catholic Scholars, September 24-26, 2010, Baltimore, Maryland. Ed. Elizabeth C Shaw. Scranton, PA: University of Scranton Press, 2012.
Daniel A. Madigan. “God’s Word to the World: Jesus and the Qur’an, Incarnation and Recitation .” Godhead here in hiding: Incarnation and the history of human suffering. Ed. Terence Merrigan and Frederik Glorieux. Leuven: Peeters, 2012.
Stephen M Fields SJ. “Ressourcement and the Retrieval of Thomism for the Contemporary World .” Ressourcement: A Movement for Renewal in Twentieth Century Catholic Theology. Ed. Gabriel Flynn and Paul D. Murray. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012: 355-71.
Gerard Mannion. “Jon Sobrino’s Enduring Contribution to Christian Theology and its Reception”, Ecclesiology 8 (2012), 71-80
Gerard Mannion. “Where We Dwell in Common: Pathways for Dialogue in the 21 st Century”, One in Christ , (July 2012), 146-152.
Gerard Mannion. “Pathways for Dialogue in the 21 st Century: What We Learned at Assisi 2012,” Journal of Ecumenical Studies , (Fall, 2013)

Confucianism/Classical Chinese Thought

Erin M. Cline. Confucius, Rawls, and the Sense of Justice . New York: Fordham University Press, 2013.
Erin M. Cline. “Religious Thought and Practice in the Analects .” The Dao Companion to the Analects. Ed. Amy Olberding. : Springer (forthcoming), 2013.
Erin M. Cline. “Three Challenges in the Study of Comparative Ethics and Chinese Thought .” Religious Ethics in a Time of Globalism: Shaping a Third Wave of Comparative Analysis. Ed. Elizabeth M. Bucar and Aaron Stalnaker. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Erin M. Cline. “Confucian Ethics, Public Policy, and the Nurse-Family Partnership .” Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy  11.3 (2012).
Erin M. Cline “Confucianism” in The World Book Encyclopedia, 2012 Edition .
Erin M. Cline “Taoism” in The World Book Encyclopedia, 2012 edition .

Ethics

Gerard Mannion. “Magisterium, Margaret Farley and Feminist Moral Theology: Discerning the Ecclesia Discens Today” in Linda Hogan and Agbonkhianmeghe Orobator (eds.), Feminist Catholic Theological Ethics: Conversations in the World Church , New York, Maryknoll, Orbis, (2013)
Terrence Johnson. Tragic Soul-Life: W.E.B. Du Bois and the Moral Crisis Facing American Democracy (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Terrence Johnson. “On the Limits of Rights and Representation: The Moral Challenge of Blackness,” Journal of Religious Ethics , (accepted, forthcoming)
Terrence Johnson. “Emancipatory Reason and Epistemic Resources in Black Theology of Liberation,” Oxford Handbook of African American Theology , ed. Anthony Pinn and Katie Canon
(New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming).
Leo Lefebure. “Wisdom, Greed, and Generosity: Christian and Buddhist Perspectives .” Dharma World  (2013).
Leo Lefebure. “The Dignity of the Human Person and Social Justice in the Ancient Mediterranean World .” Chinese Cross-Currents  (2013).
Christopher Steck. “Re-embedding Moral Agency Linking Theology and Ethics in Blake .” Journal of Religious Ethics 41.2 (2013), 332-52.
Erin M. Cline. Confucius, Rawls, and the Sense of Justice . New York: Fordham University Press, 2013.
D. M. Yeager. “”Recognition, Human Rights, and the Pursuit of Peace” .” Perspectives in Religious Studies  (2013).
D. M. Yeager. “”The Moral Weight of Trust” .” The Journal of Lutheran Ethics  (2012).
Erin M. Cline. “Three Challenges in the Study of Comparative Ethics and Chinese Thought .” Religious Ethics in a Time of Globalism: Shaping a Third Wave of Comparative Analysis. Ed. Elizabeth M. Bucar and Aaron Stalnaker. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Erin M. Cline. “Confucian Ethics, Public Policy, and the Nurse-Family Partnership .” Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy  11.3 (2012).
Christopher W. Steck. “Catholic Ethics as Seen From Padua .” Journal of Religious Ethics  39.2 (2011): 365-390.

Feminist Studies

Gerard Mannion. “Magisterium, Margaret Farley and Feminist Moral Theology: Discerning the Ecclesia Discens Today” in Linda Hogan and Agbonkhianmeghe Orobator (eds.), Feminist Catholic Theological Ethics: Conversations in the World Church , New York, Maryknoll, Orbis, (2013)
Gerard Mannion. “Changing the (magisterial) Subject: Hearing Women’s Voices … (Teaching-) with Authority”, in Marinella Perroni and Hervé Legrand (ed.), We Have Something to Say: Theologians Re-read Vatican II , (Saggistica, Edizione Paolini, forthcoming, 2013)

Hindu Studies

Historical Theology

Julia A. Lamm. “Schleiermacher’s Spirituality: An Introduction .” Schleiermacher: Christmas Dialogue, the Second Speech, and Other Selections. Ed. Julia A. Lamm. Mahwah, N.J.: Paulist Press, 2014.
Julia A. Lamm. “A Theology of Grace as Socio-Political Critique: Julian of Norwich on Divine Lordship, Divine Motherhood .” Theological Reflection and the Integrity of Life: Theology, Human Flourishing and Freedom. Ed. David Jasper and Dale Wright. Surrey: Ashgate, 2013: 197-216.
Stephen M Fields, SJ. “Contraries in One: Contingency, Analogy, and God in Transcendental Thomism .” The Metaphysics of Aquinas and Its Modern Interpreters: Theological and Philosophical Perspectives. Ed. Christopher M Cullen and Franklin T Harkins. Forthcoming. New York: Fordham University Press, 2013.
Stephen M Fields, SJ. “Newman on Revelation, Hermeneutics, and Conscience .” Tradition and Modernity: Christian and Muslim Perspectives. Ed. David Marshall. Afterword by Rowan Williams. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2013: 89-96 (with selected texts, 81-88)
Julia A. Lamm. “Plato’s Dialogues as a Single Work of Art: Friedrich Schleiermacher’s ’Platons Werke’ .” Lire Les Dialogues, mais lesquels et dans nter ordre? Définitions du corpus et nterpretations de Platon. Ed. Anne Balansard and Isabelle Koch. : Academia Verlag, 2013: 173-88.
Julia A. Lamm. “Schleiermacher’s ’Christmas Dialogue’ as Platonic Dialogue .” The Journal of Religion  92.3 (2012): 392-420

Islamic Studies

Daniel A. Madigan. “Revelation and Prophecy .” The Oxford Handbook of Qur’anic Studies. Ed. Mustafa Shah. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
Daniel A. Madigan. “Muslim–Christian Dialogue .” The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Interreligious Dialogue. Ed. Catherine Cornille. London: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013: 244-260
Daniel A. Madigan. “A Christian Perspective on Muslim Prayer .” Prayer: Muslim and Christian Perspectives. Ed. David Marshall and Lucinda Mosher. Washington: Georgetown University Press, 2013.
Daniel A. Madigan. “Some Aspects of Christian Theologizing in Relation to Islam .” Current Dialogue  52 (2012): 50-55.
Paul L. Heck. “The Apostle Paul and the Apostle Muhammad: The Challenge of the Convert .” Islamochristiana  37 (2012).
Paul L. Heck. “Abu Yusuf; Advice; Bureaucracy; Knowledge; Mullah ‘Umar; Usama Bin Ladin .” The Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought. Ed. Gerhard Böwering. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2012.
Daniel A. Madigan. “God’s Word to the World: Jesus and the Qur’an, Incarnation and Recitation .” Godhead here in hiding: Incarnation and the history of human suffering. Ed. Terence Merrigan and Frederik Glorieux. Leuven: Peeters, 2012.

Jewish Studies

Jonathan Ray. “Jews of al-Andalus: Factionalism in the Golden Age .” Jews and Muslims in the Islamic World. Ed. Tsevi Zohar. Bethesda, MD: University Press of Maryland, 2013.
Jonathan Ray. After Expulsion: 1492 and the Making of Sephardic Jewry . New York: NYU Press, 2013.
Jonathan Ray. “Between the Straits: The Thirteenth Century as a Turning Point for Iberian Jewry .” Journal of Medieval Iberian Studies  4.1 (2012): 101-105.
Jonathan Ray, ed. The Jew in Medieval Iberia . Boston: Academic Studies Press, 2012.
Jonathan Ray. “Whose Golden Age? Jewish-Christian Realtions in Medieval Iberia .” Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations  6.1 (2011): 1-11.

Pluralism & Interreligious Understanding

Leo D. Lefebure. “The Parliaments of the World’s Religions .” Hong Kong Journal of Catholic Studies  4 (2014).
Leo D. Lefebure. “Spirituality: Key to Interreligious Relations .” Streams of Spirituality for Interfaith Thinking. Ed. Victor Edwin. Delhi: Vidyajyoti Press, 2014.
Leo D. Lefebure. “Wisdom, Prophets, and the Guidance of Humanity: Pope John XXIII and Bediuzzaman Said Nursi .” Proceedings of the Tenth Annual Conference on Bediuzzaman Said Nursi. . Ed. Faris Kaya. Istanbul: Istanbul Ofset, 2014.
Leo D. Lefebure. “Roman Catholic Theological Engagement with Said Nursi .” Brill Companion to Said Nursi. Ed. David Goa and Bilal Kuspinar. Leiden and Boston: E.J. Brill, 2014.
Leo Lefebure. “Catholics on the Margins in India: Dalits and Adivasis .” Claritas  March.2013 (2013): 32-49.
Leo Lefebure. “Wisdom, Greed, and Generosity: Christian and Buddhist Perspectives .” Dharma World  (2013).
Leo Lefebure. “A Catholic Appreciation of Buddhists and Buddhism: A Personal Journey .” Dharma World  (2013).
Leo Lefebure. “Approaches to Wisdom in Buddhism and Christianity .” Journal of the Centre for Humanistic Buddhist Studies  (2013).
Lefebure, Leo D.. “Christian Mysticism in Interreligious Perspective .” The Blackwell Companion to Christian Mysticism. Ed. Julia A. Lamm. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Co., 2013: 610-25
Daniel A. Madigan. “Muslim–Christian Dialogue .” The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Interreligious Dialogue. Ed. Catherine Cornille. London: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013: 244-260
Daniel A. Madigan. “A Christian Perspective on Muslim Prayer .” Prayer: Muslim and Christian Perspectives. Ed. David Marshall and Lucinda Mosher. Washington: Georgetown University Press, 2013.
Leo D. Lefebure. True and Holy: Christian Scripture and Other Religions . Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2013.
Leo D. Lefebure. “A Christian Commentary on the Dhammapada .” Buddhist-Christian Studies  33 (2013): 181-89.
Chester Gillis. “Review of Dermot A. Lane, Stepping Stones to Other Religions: A Christian Theology of Inter-Religious Diualogue .” Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations  7.1 (2012).
Leo Lefebure. “Experiences with Hizmet (’Service’) and the Followers of Fethullah Gulen .” Salaam  (2012).
Leo Lefebure. “Interreligious Relations in Mumbai and Delhi .” Koinonia  45 (2012).
Daniel A. Madigan. “Some Aspects of Christian Theologizing in Relation to Islam .” Current Dialogue  52 (2012): 50-55.
Chester Gillis. “John Hick: Theologian or Philosopher of Religion? .” Religious Pluralism and the Modern World. Ed. Sharada Sugurtharajah. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012: 137-51
Leo D. Lefebure. “The Promise of Alfred North Whitehead: Review of Process, Religion, and Society: Proceedings of the Seventh International Whitehead Conference .” Relitions: Journal of the Doha International Conference for Interreligious Dialogue  (2012).
Daniel A. Madigan. “God’s Word to the World: Jesus and the Qur’an, Incarnation and Recitation .” Godhead here in hiding: Incarnation and the history of human suffering. Ed. Terence Merrigan and Frederik Glorieux. Leuven: Peeters, 2012.
Jonathan Ray. “Whose Golden Age? Jewish-Christian Realtions in Medieval Iberia .” Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations  6.1 (2011): 1-11.
Leo Lefebure. “Water in Interreligious Perspective .” Ethics and Society: An International Journal Religions and Cultures for Peace and Harmony  2 (2011): 49-60.

Politics and Religion

Terrence Johnson. Tragic Soul-Life: W.E.B. Du Bois and the Moral Crisis Facing American Democracy (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Terrence Johnson. “On the Limits of Rights and Representation: The Moral Challenge of Blackness,” Journal of Religious Ethics , (accepted, forthcoming)
Erin M. Cline. Confucius, Rawls, and the Sense of Justice . New York: Fordham University Press, 2013.
Paul L. Heck. “Abu Yusuf; Advice; Bureaucracy; Knowledge; Mullah ‘Umar; Usama Bin Ladin .” The Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought. Ed. Gerhard Böwering. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2012.

Religion and Culture

Religion in America

Chester Gillis. “American Catholics: 1800 to 1950 .” The Cambridge History of Religions in America. Ed. Stephen J. Stein. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2012: 251-72
Chester Gillis. “The Exodus of Americans from the Catholic Church .” Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education  42 (2012): 40-41.
Chester Gillis. Catholic Faith in America, Second edition . New York: Facts on File, Second Edition, 2012.

Study/Theory of Religion

Francisca Cho and Richard Squier. “Religion as a Complex and Dynamic System .” Journal of the American Academy of Religion  18.2 (2013): 357-398.
Francisca Cho. “Unnatural Comparisons: Commentary on Robert McCauley’s Why Religion is Natural and Science is Not .” Religion, Brain and Behavior  3.2 (2013): 1-6.
Leo D. Lefebure. “Review of John B. Cobb, Jr. (ed)., Religions in the Making: Whitehead and the Wisdom Traditions of the World. .” Religions  5 (2013): 112-117.
Chester Gillis. “John Hick: Theologian or Philosopher of Religion? .” Religious Pluralism and the Modern World. Ed. Sharada Sugurtharajah. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012: 137-51
Leo D. Lefebure. “The Promise of Alfred North Whitehead: Review of Process, Religion, and Society: Proceedings of the Seventh International Whitehead Conference .” Relitions: Journal of the Doha International Conference for Interreligious Dialogue  (2012).