Soteriology

Topics include: the Christian Life, Grace, Justification, Forgiveness, Sanctification.

  1. Abraham, William J. “The Epistemology of Conversion: Is there something New?” In Conversion in the Wesleyan Tradition, edited by Kenneth Collins and John H. Tyson. Nashville: Abingdon, 2001, 175-194.
  2. ———. “Faith, Assurance, and Conviction: An Epistemological Commentary on Hebrews 11:1.” In Ex Auditu 19, 2003, 65-75
  3. ———. “Grace and Freedom.” In An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion, by William J. Abraham. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1985, 142-151.
  4. ———. “Loyal Opposition and the Epistemology of Conscience.” In Asbury Theological Journal 56 (2001), 135-147.
  5. Adams, Robert. “Pure Love.” In The Virtue of Faith and Other Essays in Philosophical Theology, by Robert Adams. New York: Oxford University Press, 1987, 174-192.
  6. ———. “Saints.” In The Virtue of Faith and Other Essays in Philosophical Theology, by Robert Adams. New York: Oxford University Press, 1987, 164-173.
  7. ———. “The Virtue of Faith.” In The Virtue of Faith and Other Essays in Philosophical Theology, by Robert Adams. New York: Oxford University Press, 1987, 9-24.
  8. Coakley, Sarah. “Charismatic Experience: Praying ‘In the Spirit.’” In We Believe in the Holy Spirit, Doctrine Commission of the Church of England. London: Church House Publishing, 1991, 17−36
  9. ———.“Dark Contemplation and Epistemic Transformation: The Analytic Philosopher Re-meets Teresa of Avila.” In Analytic Theology: New Essays in the Philosophy of Theology, edited by Oliver D. Crisp and Michael C. Rea. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009, 280-312.
  10. ———. “On the Fearfulness of Forgiveness: Psalm 130:4 and its Theological Implications.” In Meditations of the Heart: The Psalms in Early Christian Thought and Practice, edited by Andreas Andreopoulos, Augustine Casiday and Carol Harrison. Turnhout: Brepols, 2011, 33−51.
  11. DeVries, Dawn. “Justification.” In The Oxford Handbook of Systematic Theology, edited by J. B. Webster, Kathryn Tanner, and Iain R. Torrance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007, 197-211.
  12. Evans, Stephen C. “Catholic-Protestant Views of Justification: How Should Christians View Theological Disagreements?” In The Redemption: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on Christ as Redeemer, edited by Stephen T. Davis, Daniel Kendall, and Gerald O’Collins. Oxford:Oxford University Press, 2004, 255-273.
  13. ———. "Salvation, Sin, and Human Freedom: A Kierkegaardian View." In The Grace of God, The Will of Man, edited by Clark Pinnock. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan, 1989, 181-189.
  14. Fiddes, Paul. “Salvation.” In The Oxford Handbook of Systematic Theology, edited by J. B. Webster, Kathryn Tanner, and Iain R. Torrance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007, 176-196.
  15. Frances, Bryan. “Spirituality, Expertise, and Philosophers.” In Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Religion: Vol. 1, edited by Jonathan L. Kvanvig. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2008, 44-81.
  16. Hare, John E. “Atonement, Justification, and Sanctification.” In A Companion to Philosophy of Religion, edited by Philip L. Quinn and Charles Taliaferro. Cambridge, Mass: Blackwell, 1999, 549-555.
  17. ———. “Forgiveness, Justification, and Reconciliation.” In The Wisdom of the Christian Faith, edited by Paul Moser and Michael McFall. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012, 77-98.
  18. Hutter, Reinhard. “The Christian Life.” In The Oxford Handbook of Systematic Theology, edited by J. B. Webster, Kathryn Tanner, and Iain R. Torrance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007, 285-305.
  19. Jantzen, Grace M. “Conspicuous Sanctity and Religious Belief.” InT he Rationality of Religious Belief: Essays in Honour of Basil Mitchell, edited by William J. Abraham and Steven W. Holtzer. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1987, 121-140.
  20. Keating, Daniel A. “Trinity and Salvation: Christian Life as an Existence in the Trinity.” In The Oxford Handbook of the Trinity, edited by Gilles Emery and Matthew Levering. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011, 442-456.
  21. Lucas, J.R. “Forgiveness.” In Freedom and Grace, by J. R. Lucas. London: SPCK, 1976, 78-84.
  22. ———. “Forgiveness and Frustration.” In Freedom and Grace, by J. R. Lucas. London: SPCK, 1976, 69-77.
  23. __________. “Grace.” In Freedom and Grace, by J. R. Lucas. London: SPCK, 1976, 22-26.
  24. Marshall, Bruce D. "After Augsburg: The Ecumenical Future of Justification,"International Journal for the Study of the Christian Church 2, no. 1 (2002), 21-37.
  25. ———. "The Argument is Over" (on the Lutheran/Roman Catholic Joint Declaration on Justification). The Tablet 255 (April 7, 2001).
  26. ———. “Beatus vir: Thomas d’Aquin, Romains 4, et le role de l’imputation dans la justification,” Revue thomiste 111, no. 1 (2011), 3-34; shorter English version, “Beatus vir: Aquinas, Romans 4, and the Role of ‘Reckoning’ in Justification,” Reading Romans with St. Thomas Aquinas: Ecumenical Explorations, edited by Matthew Levering and Michael Dauphinais. Washington, D.C., Catholic University of America Press, 2012.
  27. ———. "Justification as Declaration and Deification," International Journal of Systematic Theology 4, no. 1 (2002), 3-28.
  28. ———. "Justification 2: Historical and Systematic Theology," The Encyclopedia of Christianity, edited by E. Fahlbusch, J. M. Lochman, J. Mbiti, J. Pelikan, & L. Vischer, vol. 3. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans & Leiden: Brill, 2003, 93-100.
  29. McFarland, Ian A. “Nature, Grace, and Agency.” Theology Today 68 (2011), 324-330.
  30. ———. “Sin and Salvation.” In The Cambridge Companion to Christian Philosophical Theology, edited by Charles Taliaferro and Chad V. Meister. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010, 136-151.
  31. Mitchell, Basil. “The Grace of God.” In Faith and Logic: Oxford Essays in Philosophical Theology edited by Basil Mitchell. London: Allen & Unwin, 1958, 149-175.
  32. Moser, Paul K. “Faith." In Being Good: Christian Virtues for Everyday Life, edited by Michael Austin and Douglas Geivett. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2012, 13-29.
  33. ———. "God, Flux, and the Agape Struggle." Forthcoming in Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Religion, Vol. IV (2012).
  34. O’Neill, Onora. “The Power of Example.” Philosophy, 61 (1986), 5-29.
  35. Plantinga, Alvin. “Supralapsarianism, or ‘O Felix Culpa.’” In Christian Faith and the Problem of Evil, edited by Peter Van Inwagen. Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co, 2004, 1-25.
  36. Pojman, Louis P. “In Defense of Moral Saints.” Ethical Theory: Classical and Contemporary Readings, by Louis P. Pojman. Belmont, Cal.: Wadsworth, 1989.
  37. Sherry, Patrick. “Philosophy and the Saints.” Heythrop Journal (January 1977).
  38. ———. Saints, Spirituality, and Immortality. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1984.
  39. ———. “What is Redemption?” In Images of Redemption, by Patrick Sherry. London: T&T Clark, 2003, 22-48.
  40. Stump, Eleonore. "Atonement and Justification." In Trinity, Incarnation, and Atonement: Philosophical and Theological Essays, edited, Ronald Jay Feenstra and Cornelius Plantinga. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1989, 178-209.
  41. ———. “Grace and Free Will.” In Le don et la dette, edited by Marco Olivetti, (Biblioteca Dell’ Archivio Di Filosofia, Casa Editrice Dott. Antonio Milani, CEDAM, 2004), 411-418.
  42. ———. “Justifying Faith, Free Will, and the Atonement.” In Freedom and the Human Person (Studies in Philosophy and the History of Philosophy), edited by Richard Velkley. Washington, D. C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2007, 90-105.
  43. ———. “Sancification, Hardening of the Heart, and Frankfurt’s Concept of Free Will.” The Journal of Philosophy 85 (1982), 395-420.
  44. Swinburne, Richard. “The Christian Scheme of Salvation.” In Oxford Readings in Philosophical Theology: Vol. 1: Trinity, Incarnation, and Atonement, edited by Michael C. Rea. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009, 294-307.
  45. Tanner, Kathryn E. “Creation and Salvation in the Image of an Incomprehensible God.” In God of Salvation: Soteriology in Theological Perspective, edited by Ivor J. Davidson and Murray Rae. Farnham, Surrey, England: Ashgate, 2011, 61-76.
  46. ———. “The End of Nature and the Last Human?: Thinking Theologically about 'Nature' in a Postnatural Condition.” In Without Nature? :a New Condition for Theology, edited by David Albertson and Cabell King. New York: Fordham University Press, 2010, 363-376
  47. ———. “Justification and Justice in a Theology of Grace” Theology Today vol. 55, no. 4 (January 1999), 510-523.
  48. Urmson, J. O. “Saints and Heroes.” In Essays in Moral Philosophy, edited by A. I. Melden. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1958, 198-216.
  49. Walsh, Sylvia. “Moral Character and Temptation.” In The Wisdom of the Christian Faith, edited by Paul Moser and Michael McFall, 121–37. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
  50. Westphal, Merold. “Hermeneutics and Holiness.” In Analytic Theology: New Essays in the Philosophy of Theology, edited by Oliver D. Crisp and Michael C. Rea. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009, 265-280.
  51. ———. “Repentance and Self-Knowledge.” In The Wisdom of the Christian Faith, edited by Paul Moser and Michael McFall. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012, 39–57.
  52. Wolf, Susan. “Moral Saints.” The Journal of Philosophy LXXIX (1982), 419-439.
  53. Wolterstorff, Nicholas. “Does Forgiveness Undermine Justice?” In God and the Ethics of Belief, New Essays in Philosophy of Religion, edited by Andrew Cole and Andrew Chignell. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005, 219-247.