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Anvil journal of theology and mission

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Recommended reading

Paul Avis and Benjamin M. Guyer, The Lambeth Conference: Theology, History, Polity, and Purpose (New York: Bloomsbury T & T Clark, 2017)

R. David Nelson and Charles Raith II, Ecumenism: A Guide for the Perplexed (London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2017)

Joseph D. Small, Flawed Church, Faithful God: A Reformed Ecclesiology for the Real World (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2018)

Bradford Hinze, Prophetic Obedience: Ecclesiology for a Dialogical Church (Maryknoll: Orbis Books, 2016)


Pete Ward, Liquid Ecclesiology: the Gospel and the Church (Boston: Brill, 2017)

Paul Avis, ed., The Oxford Handbook of Ecclesiology (Oxford: OUP, 2018)

Gerado Marti and Gladys Ganiel, The Deconstructed Church: Understanding Emerging Christianity (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014)

Helen D. Morris, Flexible Church: Being the Church in the Contemporary World (London: SCM Press, 2019)

Mart J. Cartledge, Sarah L. B. Dunlop, Heather Buckingham and Sophie Bremner, Megachurches and Social Engagement: Public Theology in Practice (Leiden: Brill, 2019)


Sally K. Gallagher, Getting to Church: Exploring Narratives of Gender and Joining (New York: OUP, 2017)

Andrew Wilson, Spirit and Sacrament: An Invitation to Eucharismatic Worship (Grand Rapids: Zondervan 2019)

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