Reading List For Trustee Committee on Church-Relatedness

Reading List For Trustee Committee on Church-Relatedness

The Trustee Committee on Church-Relatedness has read and discussed several books about the Reformed Tradition, as well as material related to how other schools have engaged in reviews like this. A partial list of the committee’s reading is included in this post. Additional books and articles will be posted as the committee continues its work.

Benne, Robert. Quality With Soul: How Six Premier Colleges and Universities Keep Faith With Their Religious Traditions. Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans, 2001.

Burtchaell, James Tunstead. The Dying of the Light: The Disengagement of Colleges and Universities from Their Christian Churches. Grand Rapids, MI: W.B. Eerdmans Pub., 1998.

Delbanco, Andrew. College: What It Was, Is, and Should Be. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 2012.

Patel, Eboo. Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation. Boston: Beacon, 2007.

Sacks, Jonathan. The Dignity of Difference: How to Avoid the Clash of Civilizations. London: Continuum, 2002.

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