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Rev. Dr. Craig G. Bartholomew - Director

Rev. Dr. Craig G. Bartholomew is the Director of the Kirby Laing Institute for Christian Ethics. Formerly, he was Senior Research Fellow at the University of Gloucestershire and recently the H Evan Runner Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Religion and Theology at Redeemer University College in Ancaster, Canada. He is also adjunct faculty at Trinity College, Bristol, and an Anglican priest. His academic background is in Old Testament studies and hermeneutics. He has edited and written many books, most recently (2017) Beyond the Modern Age: An Archeology of Contemporary Culture (co-authored with the Dutch economist Bob Goudzwaard) and Contours of the Kuyperian tradition: A Systematic Introduction

 


Books and chapters

Bartholomew, Craig G. (1998). Reading Ecclesiastes: Old Testament Exegesis and Hermeneutical Theory. Analecta Biblica. 139. Rome: Pontifical Biblical Institute. ISBN 978-8-876-53139-2.
——— (2000). Ecclesiastes. Baker Commentary on the Old Testament Wisdom & Psalms. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. ISBN 978-0-801-02691-1. OCLC 244560691.
———; Moritz, Thorsten, eds. (2000). Christ and Consumerism: A Critical Analysis of the Spirit of the Age. Carlisle: Paternoster Press. ISBN 978-0-853-64987-8.
———; Greene, Colin; Möller, Karl, eds. (2000). Renewing Biblical Interpretation. Scripture and Hermeneutics Series. 1. Grand Rapids, MI ; Carlisle: Zondervan ; Paternoster. ISBN 978-0-310-23411-1. OCLC 44769272.
———, ed. (2000). In the Fields of the Lord: A Seerveld Reader. Carlisle ; Toronto: Piquant ; Toronto Tuppence Press. ISBN 978-0-953-57578-7.
——— (2001). Reading Proverbs with Integrity. Grove Biblical Series. Cambridge: Grove Books. ISBN 978-1-851-74485-5.
———; Greene, Colin; Möller, Karl, eds. (2001). After Pentecost: Language and Biblical Interpretation. Scripture and Hermeneutics Series. 2. Grand Rapids, MI ; Carlisle: Zondervan ; Paternoster. ISBN 978-0-310-23412-8. OCLC 46936350.
———; West, Andrew, eds. (2001). Praying by the Book: Reading the Psalms. Carlisle: Paternoster. ISBN 978-1-842-27129-2.
———; Chaplin, J.; Song, R.; Wolters, A., eds. (2002). A Royal Priesthood? The Use of the Bible Ethically and Politically: A Dialogue with Oliver O'Donovan. Scripture and Hermeneutics Series. 3. Grand Rapids, MI ; Carlisle: Zondervan ; Paternoster. ISBN 978-0-310-23413-5. OCLC 50279917.
———; Evans, C. S.; Healy, M.; Rae, M., eds. (2003). "Behind" the Text: History and Biblical Interpretation. Scripture and Hermeneutics Series. 4. Grand Rapids, MI ; Carlisle: Zondervan ; Paternoster. ISBN 978-0-310-23414-2. OCLC 52269467.
———; Perry, Robin; West, Andrew, eds. (2003). The Futures of Evangelicalism: Issues and Prospects. Leicester, England ; Grand Rapids, MI: InterVarsity Press ; Kregel. ISBN 978-0-825-42022-1.
———; Goheen, Michael W. (2004). The Drama of Scripture: Finding our Place in the Biblical Story (1st ed.). Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. ISBN 978-0-801-02746-8. OCLC 56085784.
———; Hughes, Fred, eds. (2004). Explorations in a Christian Theology of Pilgrimage. Burlington: Ashgate Publishing. ISBN 978-0-754-60856-1.
———; Healy, M.; Möller, K.; Parry, Robin, eds. (2004). Out of Egypt: Biblical Theology and Biblical Interpretation. Scripture and Hermeneutics Series. 5. Grand Rapids, MI ; Carlisle: Zondervan ; Paternoster. ISBN 978-0-310-23415-9. OCLC 55679007.
———; Green, Joel B.; Thiselton, Anthony C., eds. (2005). Reading Luke: interpretation, reflection, formation. Scripture and Hermeneutics Series. 6. Grand Rapids, MI ; Milton Keynes: Zondervan ; Paternoster. ISBN 978-0-310-23416-6. OCLC 60245462.
———; Goheen, Michael W. (2006). The Drama of Scripture: Finding our Place in the Biblical Story (1st ed.). London: SPCK Publishing. ISBN 978-0281057405. - shorter version of the edition published by Baker in 2004
———; Hahn, Scott; Parry, Robin; Seitz, Christopher; Wolters, Al, eds. (2006). Canon and Biblical Interpretation. Scripture and Hermeneutics Series. 7. Grand Rapids, MI ; Carlisle: Zondervan ; Paternoster. ISBN 978-0-310-23417-3. OCLC 67240227.
———; Goheen, Michael W. (2008). Living at the Crossroads: An Introduction to Christian Worldview. London: SPCK Publishing. ISBN 978-0281058860.
———; Goheen, Michael W. (2009). True Story of the Whole World, with Michael Goheen. Grand Rapids, MI: Faith Alive Christian Resources. ISBN 978-1-59255-476-8. - a version of The Drama of Scripture
——— (2011). Where Mortals Dwell: a Christian view of place for today. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. ISBN 978-0-801-03637-8. OCLC 662401625.
———; O'Dowd, Ryan (2011). Old Testament Wisdom Literature: a theological introduction. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic. ISBN 978-0-830-83896-7.
———; Goheen, Michael W. (2013). Christian Philosophy: A Systematic And Narrative Introduction. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. ISBN 978-0-801-03911-9.
———; Goheen, Michael W. (2014). Drama of Scripture, The: Finding Our Place In The Biblical Story (2nd revised ed.). Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. ISBN 978-0-801-04956-9.
——— (2014). When You Want to Yell at God: The Book of Job. Bellingham, WA: Lexham Press. ISBN 978-1-577-99590-6.
——— (2015). Introducing Biblical Hermeneutics: A Comprehensive Framework for Hearing God in Scripture. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. ISBN 978-0-801-03977-5.
——— (2016). Excellent Preaching: Proclaiming the Gospel in Its Context and Ours. Bellingham, WA: Lexham Press. ISBN 978-1-577-99650-7.
———. Contours of the Kuyperian Tradition: A Systematic Introduction. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic. - forthcoming 6 February 2017

Popular Publications and Activities

Editor of, Christians and the Arts in South Africa: A Manifesto. Art Care Trust, 1993. Also published as Manifesto. Christians and the Arts in South Africa In, 1994, Venster op die Kunste Christelike Perspektiewe, Window on the Arts Christian Perspectives, Potchefstroom: IRS, 475-490.
An Introduction to the Relationship between Theology and Philosophy. M2M Academic Supplement 1 1993: 2-9. *Author of the Bible Helps for the 1997 English edition of the Contemporary English Version, published under the title Into the Light.
The Text and the Message, in The New Lion Handbook to the Bible (Oxford: Lion, 1999), 58-59.
A Founder and Chairperson of Christian Worldview Network, and regular contributor to The Big Picture (Formerly the Many to Many).
 

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