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"Thy Damnation Slumbereth Not": A Study of the Effects of Shame in Literature from the Industrial Era
This thesis discusses the effect of shame on young women represented in Naturalist literature who have violated the sexual social contract of the late Nineteenth century. The research looks primarily at three works: Tess ...
Effects of the Training and Education of M.Div. Students on the Identification and Treatment of Individuals with Serious Mental Illness
This paper assessed accredited M.Div. seminary programs in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico on the presence and strength of counseling course requirements and courses discussing mental illness. The researcher ...
Liturgical Exegesis: Genesis 1-11 as Sung in the Qur'an
Past efforts of interreligious dialogues can be categorized as relativist, irenicist, and systematic. None of these attempts have led to genuine concord and mutual understanding amongst lay religious populations. This ...
Identifying with the Lowly: Jonathan Edwards, Charity, and the Stockbridge Mission.
Jonathan Edwards is commonly thought of as a cold but brilliant theologian, a fire-breathing railer, quick to use his genius with words to reprove, a man bookishly removed from the daily concerns of life. However, recent ...
Love, Beauty, Holiness, and Happiness: The Narrative of Union in Jonathan Edwards's Theology
Recent Edwards scholarship, particularly the work of Amy Plantinga Pauw and Ross W. Hastings, has firmly established Trinitarian union to be the consistent, driving theme of Edwards’s theology. In this thesis, I aim to ...