Academic Session 2 2019
SFC Prescribed Texts

Listed below are the prescribed texts for the subjects being taught at St Francis College during Academic Session 2, 15 July — 18 October, 2019. The year of publication and ISBN given corresponds to the copy placed in Closed Reserve at the Roscoe Library; there may be other valid ISBNs that differ because of a different publisher or format. Please do not hesitate to contact your lecturer or the Roscoe Library staff if you're unsure of what you are needing.

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THL100 Introduction to Biblical Languages / Marie-Louise Craig

There is no prescribed text for this subject, however, students will be required to use the Accordance Bible software. More information in relation to this will be available soon.

THL106 / THL409 Introduction to New Testament Studies / Jonathan Holland

 Introducing the New Testament: A Historical, Literary, and Theological Survey, 2nd ed. / Mark Allan Powell, 2018. [ISBN: 9780801099601]

THL113 / THL461 Being the Church / Peter Kline

Acts / Willie James Jennings, 2017. [ISBN: 9780664234003]
Another Time Another Place: Towards an Australian Church / Glenn Loughrey, 2019. [ISBN: 9780648360186]
Healing Our Broken Humanity: Practices for Revitalizing the Church and Renewing the World / Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Graham Hill ; foreword by Willie James Jennings, 2018. [ISBN: 9780830845415]

THL120 / THL491 Practical Theology / Doug Stevens

Please note: There is no prescribed text for this subject. If you’d like a useful introduction, a recommended text is:
Introducing Practical Theology: Mission, Ministry, and the Life of the Church / Pete Ward, 2017. [ISBN: 9780801098192]

THL132 / THL419 European Reformations / Josephine Inkpin

The English Reformation, 2nd ed. / A.G. Dickens, 1989. [ISBN: 9780713469240]
The Long European Reformation: Religion, Political Conflict, and the Search for Conformity 1350-1750
, 2nd ed. / Peter G. Wallace, 2012. [ISBN: 9780230574830]
Reformation: Europe's House Divided 1490-1700 / Diarmaid MacCulloch, 2004. [ISBN: 9780140285345]

THL215 / THL407 Jesus the Christ / Peter Kline

Consider Jesus: Waves of Renewal in Christology / Elizabeth A Johnson, 1990. [ISBN: 9780824509903]
Heart of the Cross: A Postcolonial Christology / Wonhee Anne Joh, 2006. [ISBN: 9780664230630]

THL241 / THL457 Biblical Hebrew 2 / Marie-Louise Craig

A Grammar for Biblical Hebrew / C.L. Seow, 1995. [ISBN: 9780687157860]
Handbook to A Grammar for Biblical Hebrew, Rev. ed. / Jennifer S. Green, G. Brooke Lester, Joseph F. Scrivner, 2005/2006?. [ISBN: 9780687008346]

THL307 The Johannine Literature / Marie-Louise Craig

An Introduction to the Johannine Gospel and Letters / Jan van der Watt, 2007. [ISBN: 9780567030375]

THL315 / THL440 Anglican Foundations / Jonathan Holland (coordinator)

There is no prescribed text for this subject.

THL320 Homiletics / Penny Jones

The Practice of Preaching, Rev. ed. / Paul Scott Wilson, 2007. [ISBN: 9780687645275]
Steeped in the Holy: Preaching as Spiritual Practice / Raewynne J. Whiteley, 2008. [ISBN: 9781561013012]

THL366 Christian Education / Jonathan Sargeant

Basics of Christian Education / Karen B. Tye, 2000. [ISBN: 9780827202290]

THL512 Contemporary Theology in a Global Context / Janice McRandal

From Feminist Theology to Indecent Theology: Readings on Poverty, Sexual Identity and God / Marcella Althaus-Reid, 2004. [ISBN: 9780334029830]
Grassroots Asian Theology: Thinking the Faith from the Ground Up / Simon Chan, 2014. [ISBN: 9780830840489]
Sisters in the Wilderness: The Challenge of Womanist God-talk / Delores S. Williams, 2013. [ISBN: 9781626980389]
Theories of Culture: A New Agenda for Theology / Kathryn Tanner, 1997. [ISBN: 9780800630973]