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Theses/Dissertations from 2000

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The transforming quest: the meaning and role of consideration in the monastic theology of Bernard of Clairvaux, Endre Gyorgy Kovacs

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Street children in Latin America: moral issues and proposed solutions with an emphasis on the work of the Latin America Mission, Amanda Levi

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Use of religious and spiritual resources as a means of self care for coping with vicarious traumatization, Edna Mae Lezotte

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Love and salvation in the thought of Saint Isaac the Syrian, Andrew Awakum Lukashonak

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God's power manifest in jars of clay, Peter Lindsay Mallen

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Toward Kierkegaard's Trinitarian exegesis: clarifying the divine-human relationship(s) present in the "reading" of Scripture, Paul Henry Martens

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The wellspring of discernment : a hermeneutic model for pastoral guidance, Craig T. McClellan

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The literary use of the fourth gospel in the second century, William Christopher Mills

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Revelation of the thought of the heart in Luke 9:46-48, Ann M. Mitsakos

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The Ark of The Covenant In Ethiopian Christian tradition, Semeon Mulatu

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Radicalization of ecumenism: Union of Brest in Catholic, Orthodox, contemporary understandings, Alexei Nelayev

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The Book of Acts, the spirit world, and spiritual warfare : a formula for responding to overt demonic opposition, D. Jim O'Neill

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The sovereignty of the Holy Spirit in spiritual renewal: divine sovereignty and human responsibility in the formation of the new man in Christ, Richard Allan Ostella

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Beyond perfection: the meaning of [teleios] in the New Testament, Sara L. Pearson

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Spiritual gifts : a realized empowerment for Christian ministry at St. James Community Baptist Church, Joseph John Richardson

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New Age or Kingdom come?: description and critique of the "new business spirituality" in light of a biblical spirituality of work, Jeff M. Sellers

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Partakers of the Word of God : a textual and sub-textual reading of Against the heathen and On the incarnation by Saint Athanasius the Great, Robert C. Skidmore

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Being about our father's business: characteristics of selected tentmaking entrepreneurs in South Asia, Joseph C. Suozzo

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Paul's use of the Old Testament in Romans 9:19-23, Terri-Lynn W.P.H Tanaka

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"And He touched her': Jesus' miracles of healing as an affirmation of physicality, W. David O Taylor

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Discursive interaction and the prophetic role of the servant of Yahweh in Isaiah, Daniel Timmer

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Christ our at-one-ment: the gospel according to George MacDonald, Jennifer M. Trafton

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The deification of man: the integration of theology and spirituality in Gregory of Nazianzus, Jan Van Der Plas

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Avery Dulles's advocacy of reformulation of dogma and doctrinal development, Richard Herman Warneck

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Planning the content and the teaching for an inquiry-based Masters level course in theological research methodology, Keith P. Wells

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A cultural approach to evangelism in Latin America : an analysis and proposal for the work of evangelism in Medellin, Colombia, Mark E. Wittig

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A defence of the intrinsic value of "secular work" in tentmaking ministry in the light of the theological doctrines of creation, redemption and eschatology, Siew Li Wong

Theses/Dissertations from 1999

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The body, soul and spirit concept of the Bemba in Zambia: fundamental characteristics of being human of an African ethnic group, Robert Badenberg

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John 6 and the Lord's Supper, Jon C. Bischof

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The effect of religion on the healing of coronary artery disease/hypertensive out patients in a family practice setting, Mario E. Ceballos

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Evangelizing North Korea: a comparative study of South Korean mission programs, Ik-Seong Chang

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An analysis of Paul Knitter's correlational, globally responsible model for interfaith dialogue : with implications for constructive interaction between Christians and non-Christians, Dyron B. Daughrity

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Going to the well : spiritually empowering the pastor in a congregation with empowerment issues, Elaine Eachus

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Kindred to the spirit: a Christian perspective on the imagination as portrayed in L.M. Montgomery's 'Anne of Green Gables' series, Julie Rae Golding Page

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The ethical implications of the Levitical incest laws for medically assisted procreation, Mark William Hendricks

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A study of the Korean-Chinese Church and a projection of mission strategies, Byung Koog In

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An evaluation of the biblical support presented by Wayne Grudem regarding the nature, role and exercise of non-apostolic prophecy in the New Testament and today, Richard D. Kelso

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Central issues in proclaiming the Gospel to Korean shamanists, Chul Hwan Kim

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Simone Weil and the enigma of suffering and affliction, Peter Klenner

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The doctrine of predestination in scholastic Calvinism: an evaluation of the Muller thesis, Frederic John Koning

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Why dispensationalists are so obsessed with eschatology : a historical and sociological analysis, R. Todd Mangum

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The Trinity and the charismatic revival : an examination of Pastor Benny Hinn and theologian J. Rodman Williams, Larry S. McDonald

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Body and soul : the connection between spirituality and healing, Ryan Timothy Nichols

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New Testament evidence for the role of women in the ministry of the church, Marco H. Pardo

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Abortion and the ethics of American Christianity, Elizabeth Phillips

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Discipleship in the Spirit of Jesus : reflections on Spirit Christology, Jeff B. Phillips

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The cognitive sense of illumination in view of postmodern implications, Paul R. Shockley

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The incarnation in the writings and the life of Athanasius of Alexandria, Stephanie Mar Smith

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A historical study of the changes in the Hmar society of Manipur resulting from the introduction of Christianity 1910-1935, Joelouis L. Songate

Theses/Dissertations from 1998

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Understanding the hermeneutical framework of social-scientific criticism : how much can evangelicals get involved?, Kenneth Berding

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An examination of the philosophy of the person as proposed by John MacMurray, with special reference to the role of emotions and emotional education, and in comparison with the theology of Emil Brunner, Juerg Braeker

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Things most surely believed among us : theological unity in the charismatic movement for the purpose of world evangelization as exemplified by members of the steering committee of the North American Renewal Services Committee, Harold Dalton

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Transatlantic roots of the Holiness-Pentecostal healing movement, Nancy Hardesty

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Bellows of the affections: the meditative spirituality of Thomas Watson, Norbert Haukenfrers

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The wedding garment : exegesis of Matthew 22:1-14 and Revelation 19:6-10, Jeffrey D. Hogue

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Will evangelicalism commit intellectual suicide?, Rebecca Price Janney

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Distinctives of Dalit theology, liberation theology in India, Abraham Sampathkumar Joseph

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Design for an effective intercultural internship : learning how to cross cultural boundaries successfully, G. Robert Kilgore

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A reading of the Rahab narrative (Joshua 2:1-24) based on a text-linguistic and narrative analysis, Mark Jonathan Harvey Klassen

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Scripture as text for spirituality: the love command in Leviticus, Deuteronomy and Mark, Gisela H. Kreglinger

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Intergenerational perspectives in the Korean-American Church : an introductory approach, Kwan Young Lee

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The history of the Evangelical Church of Manus: a developmental approach, Bernd Mortsiefer

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A discipleship structure for the urban African-American church, Breckney G. Shaw

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Music in the Bible and music on the radio : a biblical theology of music applied to the contemporary music styles debate, Gregg Strawbridge

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Outreach to internationals: the relationship between the religious background of international students at the University of South Carolina and their participation in Christian sponsored ministry events, Charles N. Westbrook

Theses/Dissertations from 1997

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Christian premarital counseling and the efficacy of group training versus conjoint training utilizing the Couple Communication program : a project and study employing a premarital skills-based program and measuring its effects upon relationship satisfaction, confidence and adjustment with an evangelical population, Michael Larry Bird

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What has certainty to do with knowledge? : prolegomena to an evangelical response to postmodernism, Doug Blount

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Trouble with angels : recovering the warfare theodicy of the early post-apostolic church, Gregory A. Boyd

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Creation ex nihilo in St. Athanasius of Alexandria : background, origins, and implications, Marcus Christopher Burch

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The role of music in worship according to Paul: an exegetical inquiry, David F. Detwiler

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The notion of common sense in Bernard Lonergan's "Insight: a study of human understanding", Robert J. Fitterer

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From chickens to condos: Mennonite immigrant entrepreneurs and ethno-religious identity in the Fraser Valley, 1928-1988, Brian Michael Driedger Froese

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An evangelical critique on John Zizioulas' understanding of particularity, Randy L. Gabrielson

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Tertullian and martyrdom: a study of his use of Scripture, Bryan M. Litfin

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Physical healing in biblical perspective, Richard L. Mayhue

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Thomas Torrance's reformulation of Karl Barth's Christological rejection of natural theology, John Douglas Morrison

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A Bible study curriculum to mobilize suburbanites toward urban ministry through the intentional disciplemaking small group model, Mark T. Oliver

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"Faith seeking mystical understanding": Jean Gerson's reform of scholastic theology in his early works Against the curiosity of scholars (1402) and On speculative mystical theology' (1402-1403), to which is appended a working translation of De mystical theologia speculativa (Considerations 28-34), Kenneth M. Pearson

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Sainthood in the writings of Frederick Buechner, Michael Scot Pendleton

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Art, contemplation and humankind in the aesthetic theories of James Joyce and Thomas Merton, Candace Sweet Primack

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Anfechtung and the formation of theological habitus : implications for theological education, Douglas Lynn Rutt

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Yearning for God : the poverty and potential of the Catholic spirituality of Francis de Sales : an evangelical appraisal, Glen G. Scorgie

Theses/Dissertations from 1996

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A comparison of thought in Julian Norwich's The showings and Annie Dillard's Holy the firm, Lynee Campbell

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The healing community : a systems approach toward emotional healing through community, scripture and music, Rick Owen Corbett

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The church's appropriate response to the effects of urbanization on the traditional family in Ghana, Nii Amoo Darku

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Holy Spirit, history, hermeneutics and theology : towards an evangelical/Catholic consensus, Theodore Martin Dorman

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Theological education by extension: an annotated bibliography, Gary M. Floyd

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How the local church can assist the military family face separation, John A. Galle

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The selection and development of field leaders in the Africa Evangelical fellowship, Ronald Genheimer

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Different types of mission approaches of tentmakers among unreached Muslim people groups, Marco Gmur

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Experiential learning modules for developing intercultural competency skills : a short-term course for new missionaries from Asia, David B. Harrison

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Uprooting the Cartesian tree : promises and problems of postmodernism, Stephen J. Nichols

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Paul's use of servant/slave imagery in the New Testament and its relation to servant-leadership in the church, Benjamin C. Shin

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The "Charismatic" Scottish Presbyterians and Covenanters, Dean R. Smith

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The mystical pathways of Julian of Norwich and St. Catherine of Siena: a comparison, Joanna Feliciano Soberano

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Ruth: a life challenging Bible study and introduction to Biblical Hebrew, Katherine L. Squires

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The use of [gar] in Romans and Galatians, Anthony C. Wang

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What isn't a spiritual gift? : a call for biblical limits : a paper presented to the Evangelical Theological Society, 1996 annual meeting, Jackson, Mississippi, John C. Wecks

Theses/Dissertations from 1995

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Veritatis splendor : John Paul II's apologetic for natural law in moral theology, Theodore Martin Dorman

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An examination of the meaning of water and blood in 1 John 5:6, Steven Craven Carl Farrar