Christian Scholar's Review
Volume XLIV, Number 1 (Fall 2014)


  • John M. DePoe - The Self-Defeat of Naturalism: A Critical Comparison of Alvin Plantinga and C. S. Lewis [Abstract]
  • Adam C. Pelser - Irrigating Deserts: Thinking with C. S. Lewis about Educating for Emotional Formation [Abstract]
  • W. David O. Taylor - Spirit and Beauty: A Reappraisal [Abstract]


  • Kurt C. Schaefer - Capital in the Twenty-First Century —An Extended Review [Abstract]


  • John W. Wright - Human Dignity and the Image of God—A Review Essay [Abstract]


  • Christian Wiman, My Bright Abyss: Meditation of a Modern Believer
  • Reviewed by R. Michael Medley, English, Eastern Mennonite University

  • John Eliot Gardiner, Bach: Music in the Castle of Heaven
  • Reviewed by Nathan Jones, Doctoral Candidate in Theology and Music, Duke University Divinity School

  • Mark Lazenby, Ruth McCorkle, and Daniel P. Sulmasy, Safe Passage: A Global Spiritual Sourcebook for Care at the End of Life
  • Reviewed by Dale Goldsmith, Religion/Academic Dean, Retired

  • Ronald T. Michener, Postliberal Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed; John Wright (editor), Postliberal Theology and the Church Catholic: Conversations with George Lindbeck, David Burrell, and Stanley Hauerwas
  • Reviewed by Jacob Goodson, Philosophy, Southwestern College

  • Stuart Peterfreund, Turning Points in Natural Theology from Bacon to Darwin: The Way of the Argument from Design
  • Reviewed by Edward B. Davis, History of Science, Messiah College

  • Katie Day, Faith on the Avenue: Religion on a City Street
  • Reviewed by Noah J. Toly, Urban Studies and Politics & International Relations,
    Wheaton College
  • David P. Setran & Chris A. Kiesling, Spiritual Formation in Emerging Adulthood: A Practical Theology for College and Young Adult Ministry
  • Reviewed by Stephen L. Woodworth, Spiritual Formation, Toccoa Falls College
  • D. Oliver Herbel, Turning to Tradition: Converts and the Making of an American Orthodox Church
  • Reviewed by Jonathan Morgan, Theology, Toccoa Falls College