Below find a list of publications associated with the Paideia Centre, including a selection of works from our fellows.

Academic Publications


Link Hearing the Old Testament: Listening for God’s Address. Edited by Craig G. Bartholomew and David J. H. Beldman (Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2012) Link The Words of the Wise are Like Goads: Engaging Qohelet in the 21st Century. Edited by Mark J. Boda, Tremper Longman III and Cristian G. Rata, with contributions by Al Wolters, Craig G. Bartholomew and David J. H. Beldman. (Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2013) Link Scripture and Hermeneutics Series (Cumbria, UK: Paternoster Press and Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2000-2007)   Link









Popular Publications

Drama of Scripture: Finding Our Place in the Biblical Story. Craig G. Bartholomew and Michael W. Goheen (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2004) Link
  • Korean translation, 2008
  • Chinese translation, 2012
  • Bengali translation
  • Czech translation, 2013
  • Spanish translation in progress
  • First revised, abridged version (London, UK: SPCK, 2006)
  • Second revised, abridged version (Grand Rapids, MI: Faith Alive, 2009); published under new title: The True Story of the Whole World: Finding Your Place in the Biblical Drama
Living at the Crossroads. Craig G. Bartholomew and Michael W. Goheen (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2008) Link
  • Russian translation


  • Every Square Inch: An Introduction to the Kuyperian Tradition.Craig G. Bartholomew and Michael W. Goheen (Faith Alive)
  • Craig Bartholomew is heading up a new multi-volume New Kuyperian Dogmatics with IVP Academic. The first volume is under contract, viz.
  • The Doctrine of Creation. Craig G. Bartholomew and Bruce Ashford
  • The Minor Prophets: A Theological Introduction. Craig G. Bartholomew and Heath A. Thomas (IVP Academic)
  • Christian Philosophy: A Systematic and Narrative Introduction. Craig G. Bartholomew and Michael W. Goheen (Baker Academic, October 2013)


Other Works by Craig Bartholomew

Reading Ecclesiastes: Old Testament Exegesis and Hermeneutical Theory. Craig G. Bartholomew (Rome: Paternoster Press, 1998) Link
Christ and Consumerism: A Critical Analysis of the Spirit of the Age. Edited by Craig G. Bartholomew and Thorsten Moritz (Cumbria, UK: Paternoster Press, 2000) Link
Reading Proverbs with Integrity. Craig G. Bartholomew (Cambridge, UK: Grove Books, 2001) Link
Praying by the Book: Reading the Psalms. Edited by Craig G. Bartholomew and Andrew West (Cumbria, UK: Paternoster, 2001) Link
The Futures of Evangelicalism: Issues and Prospects. Edited by Craig G. Bartholomew, Robin Parry and Andrew West.    
  • Leicester, UK: Inter-Varsity Press, 2003
  • Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel Academic & Professional, 2004
Explorations in a Christian Theology of Pilgrimage. Edited by Craig G. Bartholomew and Fred Hughes (Burlington, UK: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2004) Link
Ecclesiastes. Craig G. Bartholomew (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2009) Link
Where Mortals Dwell: A Christian View of Place for Today. Craig G. Bartholomew (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2011) Link

Doctorates Supervised by Craig Bartholomew (In Part or Full Supervision)

Old Testament Story and Christian Ethics: The Rape of Dinah as a Case Study. Robin Parry, Foreword by Craig G. Bartholomew    
  • Waynesboro, GA: Paternoster Press, 2004
  • Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2005

Paideia Fellows

Heath Thomas: Fellow in Old Testament Studies

Great is Thy Faithfulness? Toward Reading Lamentations as Sacred Scripture. Edited by Heath A. Thomas and Robin Parry (Eugene, OR: Pickwick, 2011) Link
Holy War in the Bible: Christian Morality and an Old Testament Problem. Edited by Heath A. Thomas, Jeremy Evans and Paul Copan (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2013) Link
Poetry and Theology in the Book of Lamentations: The Aesthetics of an Open Text. Heath A. Thomas (Sheffield, UK: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2013) (Revised version of dissertation) Link
  • Habakkuk: A Commentary. Two Horizons Old Testament Commentary Series. Heath A. Thomas (Eerdmans, Summer 2013)
  • The Gospel and Mission: Connecting the Cultural Mandate to the Great Commission. Heath A. Thomas and Bruce Ashford (Baker Academic, December 2013)

Eric Johnson: Fellow in Psychology

God under fire: Modern scholarship reinvents God. Edited by Eric L. Johnson and Douglas S. Huffman. (Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2002) Link
Foundations for soul care: A Christian psychology proposal. Eric L. Johnson (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2007) Link
Psychology & Christianity: Five views, Edited by Eric L. Johnson (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2010) Link
  • Evidence-based practices for Christian counseling and psychotherapy. Edited by Worthington, Jr., E. L., Johnson, E. L., Hook, J. N., Aten, J. D. (InterVarsity Press, November 2013)
  • Resurrection dialogues: The therapeutic resources of Christian soul care. Eric L. Johnson and P. Monroe (InterVarsity, 2014)

Bob Goudzwaard: Fellow in Economics

Aid for the Overdeveloped West. Bob Goudzwaard (Wedge Pub, 1975) Link
Beyond Poverty and Affluence: Toward and Economy of Care. Bob Goudzwaard and Harry de Lange (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1994) Link
Capitalism and Progress: A Diagnosis of Western Society. Bob Goudzwaard (Milton Keynes, UK: Authentic Media, 1997) Link
Globalization and the Kingdom of God(Kuyper Lecture Series). Bob Goudzwaard (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books, 2002) Link
Hope in Troubled Times: A New Vision for Confronting Global Crisis. Bob Goudzwaard, Mark Vander Vennen, David Van Heemst (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2007) Link

Bruce Ashford: Fellow in Theology

Theology and Practice of Mission: God, the Church, and the Nations. Bruce Ashford (Nashville, TN: B&H Academic, 2011) Link

Aubrey Spears: Fellow in Practical Theology

Great Love (for Guys): Truth for Teens in Today’s Sexy Culture. Chandra Peele and Aubrey Spears (Birmingham, AL: New Hope Publishers, 2005) Link

Calvin Seerveld: Fellow in Philosophical Aesthetics

Rainbows for the Fallen World: Aesthetic life and artistic task. Calvin Seerveld (Toronto: Tuppence Press, 1980) Link
On Being Human: Imaging God in a modern world.Calvin Seerveld (Welch Pub, 1988) Link
Bearing Fresh Olive Leaves. Calvin Seerveld (Piquant, 2000) Link
Voicing God’s Psalms. Calvin Seerveld (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2005) Link

See Seerveld’s website for complete list


Elaine Botha: Fellow in Philosophy

Metaphor and its Moorings: Studies in the groundings of metaphorical meaning. M. Elaine Botha (New York, NY: Peter Land AG, 2007) Link

James Rusthoven: Fellow in Health Sciences

Current Concepts of Capacity and Autonomy in Medical Decision-Making: A Critique From a Christian’s Perspective. James Rusthoven (Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith 2005;57(4):311-31)

Are Embryos One of Us? An Exploration of Personhood. James Rusthoven (Pro Rege 2007; 36(1):8).

Friends of Paideia

On Kuyper: A Collection of Readings on the Life, Work & Legacy of Abraham Kuyper. Edited by Steve Bishop and John H. Kok.With contributions by Michael R. Wagenman. (Iowa: Dordt College Press, 2013) Link
Toward a Poetics of Genesis 1-11: Reading Genesis 4:17-22 in Its Ancient Near Eastern Background. Daniel DeWitt Lowery (Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2013) Link
Biblical Knowing: A Scriptural Epistemology of Error. Dru Johnson (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2013) Link
Shaping a Digital World: Faith, Culture and Computer Technology. Derek C. Schuurman (Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2013) Link
Puzzling Portraits: Seeing the Old Testament’s Confusing Characters as Ethical Models. A.J. Culp (Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock, 2013) Link