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Occasional Paper: The Open Table

This essay explores the debate over “open table” practice — inviting persons who are not baptized to participate in the Lord’s Supper. The author examines the understandings of the gospel… Read more »

Occasional Paper: Between Confessions

By William C. Placher Occasional Paper #3 — What happened in American theology during the quarter century between “The Confession of 1967” and “A Brief Statement of Faith”? The author… Read more »

Occasional Paper: Catholic and Reformed

By John A. Radano Occasional Paper #8 — Monsignor John A. Radano, head of the Western Section of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, offers a review of the… Read more »

Occasional Paper: Growing Up Theologically

By Leanne Van Dyk In Theology and Worship Occasional Paper No. 15, Leanne Van Dyk develops a lively metaphor for thinking theologically. Growing Up Theologically spins out the process of… Read more »