Reading for Inclusion: The Girl from Galilee (Luke 8:40-56)

Allen, Rev. Dr. Amy. “Reading for Inclusion: The Girl from Galilee (Luke 8:40-56).” Journal of Childhood and Religion 7, (2017): 1–17. Review for CTM Web page 21.09.2017 The Girl from Galilee – or as she more paternalistically known, Jairus’ daughter- lived through an extraordinary, life-renewing, encounter with Jesus. It is this encounter, as related by Read more

Karl Barth and Eduard Thurneysen – Child Theologians? By Haddon Willmer

Karl Barth and Eduard Thurneysen – Child Theologians? By Haddon Willmer Karl Barth and Eduard Thurneysen’s God’s Search for Man (English translation, 1935) is a collection of sermons. The two men were very close and it is fair to assume they went along with each other’s sermons, especially those which were published together. This collection Read more

As a little child: Children in the Theology of John Wesley

Back in 2010, Peter Benzie completed his dissertation called: as a Little Child: Children in the Theology of John Wesley.  Toward the beginning of his work, Benzie explains a theological discipline known as Child Theology. View dissertation at: www.wesleyankids.org/child-theology/