Christian Scholar's Review
Volume XLVI, Number 3 (Spring 2017)



  • Kent D. Miller - Organizing with the Spirit [Article]
  • E. Jerome Van Kuiken - Why Protestant Christians Should Not Believe in Mary’s Immaculate Conception: A Response to Mulder [Abstract]



  • Daniel F. Ippolito - Critical Realism, Science, and C. S. Lewis’ The Abolition of Man [Abstract]



  • Kimlyn J. Bender - Baptist Identity, Receptive Catholicity, and Intentional Ecumenicity [Abstract]
  • Steven R. Harmon - The Paradox of Baptists’ Catholic Identity: A Response to Kimlyn J. Bender’s Review of Baptist Identity and the Ecumenical Future [Abstract]
  • Kimlyn J. Bender - An Ecumenical Postscript: A Response to Steven R. Harmon [Abstract]



  • Todd C. Ream - History and Presence—An Extended Review [Abstract]
  • Jonathan B. Himes - BEOWULF: A New Verse Rendering —An Extended Review [Abstract]



  • Gregory Wolfe, The Operation of Grace: Further Essays on Art, Faith, and Mystery
  • Reviewed by Jonathan A. Anderson, Art, Biola University

  • Michael Marissen, Bach & God
  • Reviewed by Markus Rathey, Institute of Sacred Music, Yale University

  • Jay D. Green, Christian Historiography: Five Rival Versions
  • Reviewed by Paul E. Michelson, History, Huntington University

  • Alison Collis Greene, No Depression in Heaven: The Great Depression, the New Deal, and the Transformation of Religion in the Delta
  • Reviewed by Philip D. Byers, Graduate Student in History, University of Notre Dame

  • Christopher R. Armstrong, Medieval Wisdom for Modern Christians: Finding Authentic Faith in a Forgotten Age with C. S. Lewis
  • Reviewed by Jack R. Baker, English, Spring Arbor University
  • Rick Kennedy, The First American Evangelical: A Short Life of Cotton Mather
  • Reviewed by Carol Sue Humphrey, History, Oklahoma Baptist University

  • Kevin J. Vanhoozer and Daniel J. Treier, Theology and the Mirror of Scripture: A Mere Evangelical Account
  • Reviewed by David F. Wells, Systematic Theology, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
  • Richard Lints, Identity and Idolatry: The Image of God and Its Inversion
  • Reviewed by Adam Green, Philosophy, Azusa Pacific University

  • Jeremy Kidwell and Sean Doherty, eds., Theology and Economics: A Christian Vision of the Common Good
  • Reviewed by Kent W. Seibert, Economics and Business, Gordon College
  • Mark A. Yarhouse, Understanding Gender Dysphoria: Navigating Transgender Issues in a Changing Culture
  • Reviewed by Jennifer McKinney, Sociology, Seattle Pacific University
  • Gary M. Burge, Mapping Your Academic Career: Charting the Course of a Professor’s Life
  • Reviewed by Glenn E. Sanders, Anthropology, History, Political Science, Oklahoma Baptist University