A Memorial Tribute to Shirley C. Guthrie

Kimberly Clayton Richter When Shirley C. Guthrie, professor emeritus, Columbia Theological Seminary, died on October 23rd, the church lost a beloved theologian who greatly loved the church. Shirley taught at Columbia Seminary for forty years, from 1958 to 1997. I am one of hundreds of students who were privileged to learn from him during those […]

Evangelism in a Pluralistic Society

Evangelism in a Pluralistic Society: A Reformed Perspective  Shirley Guthrie Professor Emeritus of Systematic Theology Columbia Theological Seminary Address to the 2002 Covenant Conference November 8, 2002   Introduction I may be wrong, but I suspect that evangelism is not high on the agenda of many of us who belong to the Covenant Network. The […]

Rabbinic Response

Evangelism in a Pluralistic Society: A Rabbinic Response Rabbi Joseph Edelheit Senior Rabbi, Temple Israel, Minneapolis (ret.) 2002 Covenant Conference November 8, 2002 These comments were offered following Shirley Guthrie’s paper, “Evangelism in a Pluralistic Society: A Reformed Perspective.” I am profoundly honored to share in your community’s reflections. I always acknowledge synchronicity; Einstein once […]