Theologian, intellectual historian, and apologist
Alister McGrath

ACADEMIC ARTICLES


I have published about seventy academic articles. The following recent publications are representative of my output.


“Spirituality and Well-Being: Some Recent Discussions” [Review Article], Brain: A Journal of Neurology 129 (2006): 278-82.

“Darwinism”, in Philip Clayton (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Science and Religion (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006), 681-96.

“Theologie als Mathesis Universalis? Heinrich Scholz, Karl Barth, und der wissenschaftliche Status der christlichen Theologie.” Theologische Zeitschrift 63 (2007): 44-57.

“Dogma, Identität und soziale Existenz: Kritische Reflexionen über die soziale Funktion der christlichen Dogmatik in der Aufrechterhaltung von Gruppenidentität.” Zeitschrift für Theologie und Kulturgeschichte 2 (2007).

“,Schläft ein Lied in allen Dingen’? Gedanken über die Zukunft der natürlichen Theologie”. Theologische Zeitschrift 65 (2009): 246-60.

“The Shaping of Reality: Calvin and the Formation of Theological Vision.” Toronto Journal of Theology 25 (2009): 187–204.

“The ideological uses of evolutionary biology in recent atheist apologetics” in Ronald Numbers and Dennis Alexander (eds), Ideology and Biology: From Descartes to Dawkins (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010), 329-49.

“Erzählung, Gemeinschaft und Dogma: Reflexionen über das Zeugnis der Kirche in der Postmoderne.” Theologische Beiträge 41 (2010): 25–38.

“De grenzen aan de darwinistische wereldbeschouwing: een filosophisch en religieus perspectief", in Luc Braeckmans, Willem Lemmens, Mark Nelissen, and Walter van Herck (eds), Darwin en het hedendaage mensbeeld  (Antwerp: University Press Antwerp, 2010),113-32.

“Gli ateismi di successo: Il nuovo scientismo.” Concilium: rivista internazionale di teologia 46 (2010): 625-37.

“Faith and Tradition”, in Gerald McDermott (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Evangelical Theology (New York: Oxford University Press, 2010), 81-

“The Cultivation of Theological Vision: Theological Attentiveness and the Practice of Ministry”. In Pete Ward (ed.), Perspectives on Ecclesiology and Ethnography (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2011), 107-23.

“The Lord is my Light: On the Discipleship of the Mind.” Evangelical Quarterly 83 (2011): 133-45.

“¿Ha mutado la ciencia a Dios?,” in Pable de Felipe (ed.), Ciencia y fe en diálogo (Madrid: Fliedner Ediciones, 2011), 101-14.

“The ‘Opening of Windows’: The King James Bible and Late Tudor Translation Theories,” in David Lyle Jeffrey (ed.), The King James Bible and the World It Made (Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2011), 11-27.

“Frailty and Flourishing: Good News for Humanity.” Practical Theology 4 (2011): 315-31.

“Christianity,” in Mark Cobb, Christina Puchalski, and Bruce Rumbold (eds), The Textbook of Spirituality in Healthcare (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012), 25-30.

“Le chiese in Europa minacciate dai ‘nuovi atei’.” Vita e pensiero 95, no. 3 (2012): 21-9.