Open main menu

Ian S. Markham (born 1962) is an Episcopal priest and the Dean and President of Virginia Theological Seminary as of August 2007.[5] Previously, he served at Hartford Seminary in Connecticut as Dean and Professor of Theology and Ethics.

The Very Reverend
Ian Markham
Born (1962-09-19) 19 September 1962 (age 56)[1]
Residence West Hartford, Connecticut, US (c. 2002)[2]
Nationality
  • British
  • American[1]
Office Dean and President of Virginia Theological Seminary
Spouse(s)
Lesley Markham (m. 1987)
[1]
Ecclesiastical career
Religion Christianity (Anglican)
Church Episcopal Church (United States)
Ordained
  • 2007 (deacon)[1]
  • 2007 (priest)[3]
Academic background
Alma mater
Thesis Plurality, Truth and Christian Ethics[4] (1994)
Academic work
Discipline Theology
Institutions

Contents

Published worksEdit

Books authoredEdit

  • Plurality and Christian Ethics. New Studies in Christian Ethics. 4. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. 1994. ISBN 978-0-521-45328-8. 
  • The Godparents' Handbook. With Legood, Giles. London: SPCK. 1997. ISBN 978-0-281-05054-3.
  • Truth and the Reality of God: An Essay in Natural Theology. Edinburgh: T&T Clark. 1998. ISBN 978-0-567-08618-1. 
  • The Church Wedding Handbook. With Legood, Giles. London: SPCK. 2000. ISBN 978-0-281-05269-1.
  • The Funeral Handbook. With Legood, Giles. London: SPCK. 2003. ISBN 978-0-281-05413-8.
  • A Theology of Engagement. Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing. 2003. ISBN 978-0-631-23601-6. 
  • Do Morals Matter? A Guide to Contemporary Religious Ethics. Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing. 2007. ISBN 978-1-4051-5378-2. 
  • Understanding Christian Doctrine. Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing. 2007. ISBN 978-1-4051-3152-0. 
  • Engaging with Bediuzzaman Said Nursi: A Model of Interfaith Dialogue. Farnham, England: Ashgate Publishing. 2009. ISBN 978-0-7546-6931-9. 
  • Liturgical Life Principles: How Episcopal Worship Can Lead to Healthy and Authentic Living. New York: Morehouse Publishing. 2009. ISBN 978-0-8192-2324-1. 
  • Against Atheism: Why Dawkins, Hitchens, and Harris Are Fundamentally Wrong. Malden, Massachusetts: Wiley-Blackwell. 2010. ISBN 978-1-4051-8964-4. 
  • An Introduction to Said Nursi: Life, Thought, and Writings. With Pirim, Suendam Birinci. Farnham, England: Ashgate Publishing. 2011. ISBN 978-1-4094-0769-0.
  • Episcopal Questions, Episcopal Answers: Exploring Christian Faith. With Robertson, C. K. New York: Morehouse Publishing. 2014. ISBN 978-0-8192-2309-8.

Books editedEdit

Book chaptersEdit

  • "The Liberal Tradition and Its Conservative Successors". In Jobling, J'annine; Markham, Ian. Theological Liberalism: Creative and Critical. London: SPCK. 2000. pp. 1–14. ISBN 978-0-281-05361-2.
  • "Ronald Preston and the Contemporary Ethical Scene". In Markham, Ian S.; Elford, R. John. The Middle Way: Theology, Politics and Economics in the Later Thought of R.H. Preston. London: SCM Press. 2000. pp. 257–265. ISBN 978-0-334-02793-5.
  • "Structures for Theological Conversation". With Ledbetter, Shannon. In Jobling, J'annine; Markham, Ian. Theological Liberalism: Creative and Critical. London: SPCK. 2000. pp. 142–154. ISBN 978-0-281-05361-2.
  • "Shintoism". In Markham, Ian S.; Ruparell, Tinu. Encountering Religion: An Introduction to the Religions of the World. Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing. 2001. ISBN 978-0-631-20674-3.
  • "9.11: Contrasting Reactions and the Challenge of Dialogue". In Markham, Ian; Abu-Rabi‘, Ibrahim M. September 11: Religious Perspectives on the Causes and Consequences. Oxford: Oneworld. 2003. pp. 206ff. ISBN 978-1-85168-308-6.
  • "Religious or Secular: The Ethics of Said Nursi". In Markham, Ian; Özdemir, İbrahim. Globalization, Ethics and Islam: The Case of Bediuzzaman Said Nursi. Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate Publishing. 2005. ISBN 978-0-7546-5015-7.
  • "Rethinking Globalization: Bediuzzaman Said Nursi's Risale-I Nur in Conversation with Empire by Hardt and Negri". In Markham, Ian; Özdemir, İbrahim. Globalization, Ethics and Islam: The Case of Bediuzzaman Said Nursi. Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate Publishing. 2005. ISBN 978-0-7546-5015-7.
  • "Two Conditions for a Growing Liberal Church: Right Theology and Right Clergy". In Percy, Martyn; Markham, Ian. Why Liberal Churches Are Growing. London: T&T Clark. 2006. pp. 160–166. ISBN 978-0-567-08163-6.
  • "The Anglican Church of Southern Africa". In Markham, Ian S.; Hawkins, J. Barney, IV; Terry, Justyn; Steffensen, Leslie Nuñez. The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to the Anglican Communion. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 194–198. doi:10.1002/9781118320815.ch17. ISBN 978-0-470-65634-1.
  • "B. B. Warfield (1851–1921)". In Markham, Ian S. The Student's Companion to the Theologians. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 350–352. doi:10.1002/9781118427170.ch47. ISBN 978-1-118-47258-3.
  • "Black Theology". In Markham, Ian S. The Student's Companion to the Theologians. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 371–377. doi:10.1002/9781118427170.ch50. ISBN 978-1-118-47258-3.
  • "The Church of South India (United)". In Markham, Ian S.; Hawkins, J. Barney, IV; Terry, Justyn; Steffensen, Leslie Nuñez. The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to the Anglican Communion. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 355–358. doi:10.1002/9781118320815.ch32. ISBN 978-0-470-65634-1.
  • "Friedrich Daniel Ernst Schleiermacher (1768–1834)". In Markham, Ian S. The Student's Companion to the Theologians. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 320–325. doi:10.1002/9781118427170.ch44. ISBN 978-1-118-47258-3.
  • "Gustavo Gutiérrez (1928– )". In Markham, Ian S. The Student's Companion to the Theologians. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 402–405. doi:10.1002/9781118427170.ch56. ISBN 978-1-118-47258-3.
  • "Interreligious Relations in the Anglican Communion". In Markham, Ian S.; Hawkins, J. Barney, IV; Terry, Justyn; Steffensen, Leslie Nuñez. The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to the Anglican Communion. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 657–665. doi:10.1002/9781118320815.ch59. ISBN 978-0-470-65634-1.
  • "James Packer (1926– )". In Markham, Ian S. The Student's Companion to the Theologians. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 475–477. doi:10.1002/9781118427170.ch67. ISBN 978-1-118-47258-3.
  • "John Nelson Darby (1800–1882)". In Markham, Ian S. The Student's Companion to the Theologians. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 262–264. doi:10.1002/9781118427170.ch36. ISBN 978-1-118-47258-3.
  • "Keith Ward (1938– )". In Markham, Ian S. The Student's Companion to the Theologians. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 2013. pp. 541–545. doi:10.1002/9781118427170.ch77. ISBN 978-1-118-47258-3.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d Markham, Ian (2011). "Curriculum Vitae". Alexandria, Virginia: Virginia Theological Seminary. Archived from the original on 17 April 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  2. ^ Palm, Christine (2002). "Meet Ian Markham" (PDF). Praxis. Vol. 14 no. 1. Hardford, Connecticut: Hartford Seminary. p. 9. OCLC 50145937. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  3. ^ Fabel, Leah (1 August 2007). "Credo: The Very Rev. Ian Markham". Washington Examiner. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 
  4. ^ Markham, Ian S. (1994). Plurality, Truth and Christian Ethics (PhD thesis). Exeter, England: University of Exeter. OCLC 145733222. 
  5. ^ "Ian Markham to Succeed Martha Horne as Dean and President of Virginia Seminary". Episcopal News Service. 15 May 2007. Retrieved 24 July 2018. 

Further readingEdit

External linksEdit