This collection also includes master's theses produced by Theology majors between 1927-1966.


Theses/Dissertations from 2023


Buddha in a Box: Exploring Museum and Ritual Meanings of Animate Himalayan Sculpture, Parker Niles


Psalters and Penitence: Forgiveness and Religious Violence in the First Crusade, Lucia Soman

Theses/Dissertations from 2022


“I am a Hindu; I am an Indian and I am a Man” A Rhetorical Analysis of Contemporary Hindu Nationalist Political Ideology, Julia Binder


Eros as Interpretation: Isaac ibn Sahula's Commentary on the Song of Songs and the Invention of a Kabbalistic Hermeneutics, Jesse Noily

Theses/Dissertations from 2021


Interpersonal Forgiveness: An Approach to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Gianna S. Volonte

Theses/Dissertations from 2020


The Rise and Fall of Qigong, William J. Cramer

Nationalism, Monotheism and Gender in Second-Isaiah, Noa Gordon-Guterman


1984 and Film: Trauma and the Evolution of the Punjabi Sikh Identity, Hayley Dawn Segall

Theses/Dissertations from 2019


Nature of the Crescent: Humans and the Natural World in Genesis 1-11 and Mesopotamian Mythology, Bryton A. Smith

Events from 2018

A Covenantal Theology of Protest: The Jewish Tradition of Moral Confrontation with God, Ethan Aronson

Purifying the Sacred: How Hindu Nationalism Reshapes Environmentalism in Contemporary India, Owen Ellerkamp


Purifying the Sacred: How Hindu Nationalism Reshapes Environmentalism in Contemporary India, Owen Dunton Ellerkamp

The Nominally Morphological Behavior of the Intejection 'Ori' in Hiaki, James Fleming, Laura Jingyi Li, and Nina Lorence-Ganong

Gay Shamans and Gatekeepers: Radical Faeries and the Implications of “Playing Indian” in the New Age, Claire Kotarski

Events from 2017

By Any Genes Necessary: Enlightened Self-Interest in Soren Kierkegaard’s Works of Love, Noah Last

Who Is “The Scholar"? or, Looking for Truth with Emerson, Liam McMillin

Fearless Foreign Women: Exploring Tamar And Ruth As Characters Within A Post-Exilic Debate on Intermarriage, Rachel Sacks


Fearless Foreign Women: Exploring Tamar and Ruth as Characters Within a Post-Exilic Debate on Intermarriage, Rachel Sacks

Goddess Killing: The Combat Myth and Politics in the Revelation of John, Emma Snape

Gustavo Gutiérrez's Liberation Theology: A Hermeneutic of Utopian Hope, Hunter Zepeda

Events from 2015

Devil in a White Dress: From Survival to Policing in the Modesty Standards of Black Holiness Congregations, Ambre Dromgoole

Hildegard of Bingen’s Music and Unknown Language, Sarah Kahn


Rethinking the Ill Body in Phallocentric Western Culture: A Critical Engagement with Luce Irigaray, Sarah E. Kahn


A Trickster in Disguise: Reading a New Type of Satan in 2 Corinthians, Miranda Julia Rutherford

Events from 2014

Becoming the Breath: Experience in the Practice of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga, Alexander Bianchi


Ecotheology and the Parables of Jesus: Creative Re-readings of Parables In Light of the Environmental Crisis, Anita L. Peebles

Sin in Hiding: Re-Envisioning Contemporary Christian Theology Through Shame-Talk, Timothy Woods

Art as Communication Objects in a Practice-Centered Account of Albrecht Durer, Elias Wright

Events from 2013

Virtue of Attunement: Contributions of Yuasa’s Embodied Self-Cultivation Practices to Toadvine’s Ecophenomenology of Difference, Pailyn Brown


Virtue of Attunement: Contributions of Yuasa Yasuo's Embodied Self-Cultivation Practices to Ted Toadvine's Ecophenomenology of Difference, Pailyn Brown

We Were Never Meant to Survive: A Localized Discussion of Historic Erasure, Black Churchwomen, and Possible Solutions in Cleveland, Ohio, Tiesha Cassel

Inclusivity and Incarnation: How the New Monasticism Straddles the Line Between Church and Culture, Aimee Klingbeil

Renegotiating a Beheading: Literary Opposition to Varna Hierarchy in Shambuka’s Story, Thomas Nunan


Renegotiating a Beheading: Literary Opposition to Varna Hierarchy in Shambuka's Story, Thomas Ahlers Nunan

Theses/Dissertations from 2011


Highway Religion: Truckstop Chapels, Evangelism, and Lived Religion on the Road, David Brett Greenberg

Theses/Dissertations from 1966


The Tragic Sense of Life: The Philosophy of Miguel de Unamuno, John C. Morgan

Theses/Dissertations from 1963


A History of the Evangelical Alliance: Pioneer in Christian Co-operation, Glenn E. Besco

Theses/Dissertations from 1953


The Voodoo Gospel and The Christian Gospel, William Dewitt Burton

Theses/Dissertations from 1940


The Oberlin Negro and His Church, Homer Julius Tucker

Theses/Dissertations from 1938


A Study to Determine a Workable Program for the Training of Leaders for Service in the Church of Christ in Siam, Newton Carl Elder

Theses/Dissertations from 1937


The Christian Minister Protagonist of Social Justice, Ellsworth N. Escott

Theses/Dissertations from 1936


The Theology and Psychology of the Negroes' Religion Prior to 1860 as Shown Particularly in the Spirituals: A Thesis, Norman Gregg Long

Theses/Dissertations from 1933


The Ethics of Jesus and the Plight of the Coal Miners, James Croswell Perkins

Theses/Dissertations from 1927


Thesis: Relation Between Eschatology and Jesus' Ethics, Robert L. Sutherland