Articles and Essays

Discipleship, Mission, & Theology

Barrett, Lois - Thinking Theologically about Church and State

Barrow, Simon - Beyond the Ties That Bind: Anglicans, Anabaptists and Disestablishment
Barrow, Simon - Experiencing the Threat of New Wine
Bender, Harold - The Anabaptist Vision

Clapp, Rodney - Anabaptism and the Obstacles That Make for Vocation

Climenhaga, Daryl - Missions and Anabaptism

Finger, Thomas - Confessions of Faith in the Anabaptist/Mennonite Tradition
Friedmann, Robert - Anabaptist Theology

Friesen, Duane K. - Artists, Citizens, Philosophers: Seeking the Shalom of the City - An Anabaptist Theology of Culture
Friesen, John J. - Review and Discussion: Recent Studies on Anabaptist Spirituality (pdf)
Hauerwas, Stanley - Confessions of a Mennonite Camp Follower
Hays, Richard B. - Embodying the Gospel in Community

Hershberger, Michele - The Baptism Ritual in a Postmodern World
Hiebert, Frances F. - The Atonement in Anabaptist Theology
Janzen, John - Anabaptist-Mennonite Spaces and Places of Worship
Keener, Joseph - Separation of Church and State

Klassen, Walter - Anabaptist Hermeneutics
Kreider, Alan - Conversion and Christendom: An Anabaptist Perspective
Kreider, Alan - Initiation: Becoming Resident Aliens
Marshall, Christopher D. - Atonement, Violence and the Will of God: A Sympathetic Response to J. Denny Weaver's The Nonviolent Atonement
Marshall, Christopher D. - Following Christ in Life: The Anabaptist-Mennonite Tradition
Martens, Larry - Anabaptist Theology and Congregational Care

McClendon, James Wm. - The Radical Road One Baptist Took

Old, Graham - The Day God Turned His Cheek
Perry, John - Not Pledging as Liturgy: Lessons from Karl Barth and American Mennonites on Refusing National Oaths

Refocusing a Vision: Shaping Anabaptist Character in the 21st Century - essays on the continued relevance of Harold Bender’s "Anabaptist Vision" in the 21st century:

Rempel, John - Mennonite Worship: A Multitude of Practices Looking for a Theology
Roth, John D. - A Historical and Theological Context for Mennonite-Lutheran Dialogue
Rowland, Christopher - Anabaptism and Radical Christianity
Schenk, Wilbert R. - The Priority of Mission for Renewal of the Church
Schipani, Daniel - John Howard Yoder: Teacher of the World Church

Schlabach, Gerald W. - Beyond Two- versus One-Kingdom Theology: Abrahamic Community as a Mennonite Paradigm for Christian Engagement in Society

Schlabach, Gerald W. - Faithfulness, Temptation and the Deuteronomic Juncture: Is Constantinianism the Most Basic Problem for Christian Social Ethics?

Schlabach, Gerald W. - Guy F. Hershberger and Reinhold Niebuhr on Christian Love: Will the Real Augustinian Please Stand Up?

Schwartz, Glenn J. - Cultural Implications of the Anabaptist Movement Today
Sider, J. A. - A Light to Enlighten the Nations
Snyder, C. Arnold - Spiritual Empowerment Toward Discipleship
Stoltzfus, Ruth Brunk - What Does Discipleship Mean?
Swartley, Willard M. - The Church and Homosexuality: Review Essay
Wenger, J. C. - Our Christ-Centered Faith

Nonviolence, Peace and Justice

Burkholder, J. R. - On the gospel of peace and becoming a peace church

Charles, J. Robert - The Varieties of Mennonite Peacemaking: A Review Essay
Claassen, Ron - Measuring Restorative Justice
Claassen, Ron - The Myth of Redemptive Violence
Claassen, Ron - Restorative Justice: Fundamental Principles

Claassen, Ron - What is Forgiveness?
Claassen, Ron - What is Restorative Justice?
Davis, Dick - What If Every Church Had Been a Peace Church?
Elam, Jennifer and Chuck Fager - Renewing our Peace Witness: What Quakers can Learn from Mennonites

Epp-Tiessen, Esther - Why I am a Pacifist
Friesen, Duane K. - Christian Pacifism and September 11
Grimsrud, Ted - A Pacifist Way of Knowing: Postmodern Sensibilities and Peace Theology
Horsch, John - The Principle of Nonresistance

Horst, Paul - Nonresistance and Nonparticipation in Civil Government
Lederach, John Paul - Becoming the Enemy
Lederach, John Paul - The Challenge of Terror: A Traveling Essay
Miller, David B. - Peace and Faith: Antiwar activism and Christianity have been hand-in-hand for centuries

Roth, John D. - Reflections on a Tragedy

Ruth-Heffelbower, Duane - Toward a Christian Theology of Church and Society as it Relates to Restorative Justice
Shank, Duane - War in Afghanistan: Was It Just?
Shelly, Karl - To Witness for Peace in a Time of War
Stoltzfus, Vic - Paul was Patriotic

Swartley, Willard M. - The Christian and the Payment of Taxes Used for War
Theology and Culture: Peacemaking in a Globalized World - papers from 2001 International Historic Peace Church Consultation - includes:

Wenger, J. C. - Pacifism and Biblical Nonresistance

Yoder, John Howard -

Yoder, John Howard - The Just War Tradition:


Arnold, Eberhard - The
Early Anabaptists

Bair, Mark - Anabaptism
and Missions

Bender, Harold S. - Mennonite
Origins and the Mennonites of Europe

Biesecker-Mast, Gerald - Anabaptist
Separation and Arguments Against the Sword in the Schleitheim
Brotherly Union

Peter Erb - The
Life and Thought of Caspar Schwenkfeld

Feuerhahn, Ronald R. - The
Roots and Fruits of Pietism

Friesen, Abraham - Anabaptism
and the Great Commission

Gross, Leonard - Anabaptist/Mennonite
Group Dynamics

Howard, Tal - Charisma
and History: The Case of Münster, Westphalia, 1534-1535

Jecker, Hanspeter - "Test
Everything; Hold Fast to What is Good": How Menno Caused a
Reformed Pastor to Travel from Murten to Moravia

Kyle, Richard G. - John
Knox Confronts the Anabaptists: The Intellectual Aspects of His

Lowry, James W. - Pieter
Jansz Twisck on Biblical Interpretation

Nelson, Stanley A. - The
Anabaptist Story

Oyer, John S. - Nicodemites
Among Württemberg Anabaptists

Reid, Mark - The
contribution of Menno Simons to the development of Dutch Anabaptism

Rempel, John D. - The
Lord’s Supper in Mennonite Tradition

Roth, John D. - The
Mennonites' Dirty Little Secret: what Christians could learn from
Menno Simons and how he rescued the Anabaptist movement

Schmölz-Häberlein, Michaela and Mark Häberlein -
Anabaptists in the Margravate of Baden and Neighboring Territories

Scott, Elizabeth - Anabaptists:
Separate By Choice, Marginal By Force

Snyder, Arnold - Revolution and the Swiss Brethren: the Case of Michael Sattler
Vedder, H. C. - A Short
History of the Baptists

Wenger, J. C. - Even Unto Death:
The Heroic Witness of The Sixteenth-Century Anabaptist

Yoder, John Howard - Original
Source Readings from the 'Anabaptist' Movements of the Sixteenth
Century in Germanic Europe