Research & Scholarship
We are who we think we were: Christian History and Christian Ethics.
Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2013.
Articles in Peer Reviewed Journals
“Towards a Christian Ethics of Remembrance,” Kronos Theologica, Special Edition. (forthcoming).
“Loosening the Grip of Certainty: A Case-Study Critique of Tertullian, Stanley Hauerwas, and Pacifism,” Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics 33, no. 1 (2013): 21-44.
“Augustine and Slavery,” in Augustine and Social Justice (Augustine in Conversation: Tradition and Innovation series). Teresa Delgado, et. al. eds. Lexington Books, 2015. 131-144.
“Ethics, Enforcement and the Prospect of Professionalism,” co-authored with Bryon G. Gustafson, in Law Enforcement Ethics: Classical and Contemporary Challenges for the New Millennium. Brian Fitch ed. Los Angeles: Sage Publications, 2013. 159-179.
“Tertullian,” in Beyond the Pale: Reading Christian Theologians from the Margins. Vol. 2. Miguel De La Torre and Stacey Floyd-Thomas eds. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, 2011. 19-27.
“Restitution,” in The Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics. Joel B. Green ed. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2011.
“Option-Based Final Projects for Creative Online Learners,” in Teaching Theology and Religion 17, no. 3 (July 2014): 222.
2015. Rebecca Todd Peters, Solidarity Ethics: Transformation in a Globalized World. (Cambridge University Press, December), in Horizons: The Journal of the College Theology Society (forthcoming).
“Color Coded Culture: A Guideline for Grace in Parenting,” New Identity Magazine 25. Vol. 7, no. 1 (2014): 22-25.
“The Art of Suffering: On Personal Pain and Large Scale Suffering and Oppression in Society,” New Identity Magazine 24. Vol. 6, no. 4 (2014): 14-19.
2014 “History, Memory, and a Theology that Takes Sides.” Society of Christian Ethics, Seattle, WA.
2012 “The Injustices of an Outdated Historiography or How Christian pacifism does not translate easily across two millennia.” Society of Christian Ethics, Washington DC.
2011 “Theology, Architecture, and an Ethics of Remembrance.” Rocky Mountain Regional meeting of the American Academy of Religion, Denver, CO.
2010 “Whose History Counts Amidst a Hurricane of Societal Privilege?” American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.
2010 “Rereading Tertullian: Postcolonial and Rhetorical Insights for Engaging our World Today.” Rocky Mountain Regional meeting of the American Academy of Religion, Omaha, NE.
2000 “Clement of Alexandria on Faith and Reason.” Faith and Reason Symposium at the Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Oxford, England.