This collection showcases published research affiliated with the Scripture, Spirituality and Society Research Centre (SSSRC) formerly the Spirituality and Worship Research Centre (SWRC)

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Book Chapters from 2015

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A Biblical Theology of Ordination, Kayle de Waal

An Aural-Performance Analysis of Revelation 1 and 11, Kayle de Waal

Ancient Words, Present Hope: What the Old Testament Teaches us about Revelation, Kayle de Waal

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The Ideal and Idealized School: Spirituality as the Core of Being, Belonging and Becoming, Phil Fitzsimmons and Edie Lanphar

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The Relationship Between Youth Ministry and At-Risk Behaviour in Youth, Barry Gane and Jimmy Kijai Dr

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Improving Theological Education Using Intercultural Mission, Murray House

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Transformational Education through Intercultural Service Learning Immersions, Murray House and Michael J. Parker

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Should Ordination Be Considered a Sacrament in the Seventh-day Adventist Church? An Evaluation in the Light of the Biblical Data, Wendy Jackson

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An Introduction to the Incurving of Current Issues: Understanding New Perspectives of Spirituality, Edie Lanphar, Agatha Wilczek, and Phil Fitzsimmons

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School Chaplaincy is Effective But Could it Be Better?, Michael J. Parker, Barry Gane, and Carola Parker

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Ellen White's Ministry, Arthur N. Patrick

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Religion and the Anzac Legend on Screen, Daniel Reynaud

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The Hero of the Dardanelles, Daniel Reynaud

The Man the Anzacs Revered: William 'Fighting Mac' McKenzie Anzac Chaplain, Daniel Reynaud

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'Because Cowards Get Cancer Too’: Autopathography and First-Person Profiling in John Diamond’s Columns for The Times, Carolyn Rickett

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Swimming in a Sea of Death: Reviewers Respond to a Journalist's Work of Mourning with Humour, Carolyn Rickett

The Ethical Supervision of Literary Journalism: Managing Long Form Trauma Narrative within the Australian Tertiary Sector, Carolyn Rickett and Sue Joseph

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Swimming in a Sea of Hypocrisy?: The Ethical Ambiguity of David Rieff's Memoir, Carolyn Rickett, Paul T. Race, and Jill Gordon

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Exploring the Interaction Between Christianity and Science, Lynden Rogers

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Old Universe But Young Life?, Lynden J. Rogers

Biblical Missionaries, Borge Schantz and Steven Thompson

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A Search for New Meaning: Virtual Landscapes, Identity and the Cross-Cultural Nature of Intangible Heritage, John Skrzypaszek

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"The Lord Has Ordained Me": Ellen G White's Perspective, John Skrzypaszek

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Honouring Inclusive Community through the ‘TRI-Space Model in Theological Education’, Drene Somasundram

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‘Lifeworlds’ of Seventh-day Adventist Female Pastors, Drene Somasundram

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A Biblical and Historical Reflection on the Theology of Ordination and Whether Women May be Ordained as Ministers in the Seventh-day Adventist Church, David Tasker

Doing Right in Their Own Eyes: The Great Controversy Theme in the Book of Judges, David Tasker

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The Epistle to the Hebrews as Pastoral Encouragement, Norman H. Young

Papers/Journal Articles from 2014

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Values Education and Faith Formation: A Neat Fit or More?, Beverly J. Christian

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Faith Formation: Perceptions of Primary and High School Students in Australian Adventist Schools, Beverly Christian and Peter Kilgour

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The Pros and Cons of Intertextuality, Ross Cole

Hermeneutics, Intertextuality and the Contemporary Meaning of Scripture, Ross Cole and Paul B. Petersen

South Pacific Discipleship Research Project, Kayle de Waal, Kevin Petrie, Sherry Hattingh, Lindsay Morton, and Rick Ferret

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Bible Stories in the Classroom: The Why and the How, Barbara J. Fisher

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Interactive Age-Specific Strategies for Introducing Beginner Readers to the Bible as an Authentic Text, Barbara J. Fisher

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Adolescent Faith That Lasts, Barry Gane

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Building a Church That Retains its Young Adults, Barry Gane

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Teenagers Matter: Making Student Ministry a Priority in the Church, Barry Gane

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Cross-Cultural Mission as a Transformative Learning Experience, Murray House

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Sabbath - Opportunity for Authentic Community, Murray House and Linval H. London

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My Reading? Your Reading? Author(ity) and Postmodern Hermeneutics, Grenville J. Kent

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Perspectives on 150 years of Seventh-day Adventist Historiography, Daniel Reynaud

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The Legend of William McKenzie, Anzac Chaplain, Daniel Reynaud

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To Thrash the Offending Adam Out of Them: The Theology of Violence in the Writings of Great War Anzacs, Daniel Reynaud and Jane L. Fernandez-Goldborough

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Fighting Mac: The Story of William McKenzie, Daniel Reynaud, Mal Hamilton, and Daniel Livingston

Bennett: The Padre of Gallipoli, Daniel Reynaud, Daniel Livingston, Geraldine Przybylko, and Mal Hamilton

John Harvey Kellogg's Concept of the Godhead, John Skrzypaszek

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The Heart of the Seventh-day Adventist Health Message, John Skrzypaszek

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The Fatherhood of God, David Tasker

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The Strand of Justice: Justice and the Bible, Steven Thompson

Papers/Journal Articles from 2013

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A Christian Aesthetic for the Arts, Daniel Reynaud

Submissions from 2011

Motives for Tithing amongst Seventh-Day Adventist Members, Analysis of Age-related Giving Patterns and Other Tithe-related Matters, Rob McIver and Stephen Currow

Seventh-Day Adventist Institutional Employees and their Relationship to Mission: A Survey to Identify Ways to Prevent Institutional Drift in Seventh-Day Adventist Institutions, Rob McIver, Barry Gane, and Rick Ferret

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Idealisation, Conflict and Maturation: The Development of Seventh-day Adventist Historiography, Daniel Reynaud and Arthur N. Patrick

Submissions from 2010

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An Ideological Reading of Uncle Arthur’s Bedtime Stories Using Critical Literacy, Rhys Nicholls and Daniel Reynaud

Faith of the Anzacs, Daniel Reynaud

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ANZAC Chaplains (Brothers in Arms), Daniel Reynaud, Mal Hamilton, Daniel Livingston, and Kyle Portbury

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Faith of the Anzacs, Daniel Reynaud, Daniel Livingston, Kyle Portbury, and Mal Hamilton

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“Daimon Drink”: Ancient Greek and Roman Explanations for Drunkenness, Steven W. Thompson

Submissions from 2009

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Thirst for Spirits? Thirst for Spirit? Two Models to Explain Alcohol's Impact, Steven W. Thompson

Submissions from 2007

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Uncovering Theology: The Depth, Reach and Utility of Australian Theological Education, Charles Sherlock, Mark Harding, Neil Ormerod, Robert McIver, and Gerard Moore