||I define "The Gospel" as telling the
story of Jesus with its significance. Our task in this third
millennium is to tell this story in such a way that the people of our emerging post
modern culture will perceive its significance for them.
Academic and Professional History
BA, Michigan State University; MDiv, Trinity Lutheran Seminary; MA, University of Chicago; PhD, University of Chicago; DHL, Wittenberg University; Assistant Professor, Newberry College;
Associate Professor, Loyola University; pastorates in Illinois and New York. PLTS,
1978 - .
Fredrik Schiotz Distinguished Presidential Fellowship, 1984; Editor, dialog; Member, GTU Core Doctoral Faculty; Principal investigator for a research project with the Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences on theological and ethical implications of the human genome initiative; Author,
Cosmos as Creation, 1989; The Cosmic Self, 1990; God — The World’s
Future, 1992; God as Trinity, 1993; Sin, 1994; For the Love of
Children, 1996; Playing God?, 1997; Editor and Contributor, Science and Theology: The New
Consonance, 1998; Genetics: Issues of Social Justice, 1998.
Genetics and Genethics: Are We