John Webster

Education:

  • Ph.D. cum laude, Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ, 1995
  • B.A., University of South Africa, 1974
  • B.Th. Honours., University of South Africa, 1978
  • Graduate study in Theology, (1979-1983) University of South Africa/ (1983-1985) Andrews University
  • M.A. Religion, Andrews University, 1985

PRINCIPAL RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Soteriology
  • Ecclesiology
  • Seventh-Day Adventism
  • Systematic Theology

Representative PUBLICATIONS

  • 鈥淭ruth and Reconciliation鈥: the South African Commission, and the Church鈥檚 Commission. Lecture #1鈥擟onfessing the Truth: The Root of Reconciliation, Peacemaking Weekend, Walla Walla University, May 4-5, 2012
  • 鈥淭ruth and Reconciliation鈥: the South African Commission, and the Church鈥檚 Commission. Lecture #2鈥擟onfessing our Sins: The Route to Reconciliation, Peacemaking Weekend, Walla Walla University, May 4-5, 2012
  • 鈥淐onsidering Salvation: Models of Salvation鈥 Lecture #1, Loma Linda University Church, 19 May, 2012 鈥淐onsidering Salvation: Four Types of Adventism鈥 Lecture #2, Loma Linda University Church, 26 May, 2012
  • 鈥淐onsidering Salvation: God with us鈥 Lecture #3, Loma Linda University Church, 2 June, 2012
  • 鈥淩ethinking Salvation,鈥 Presentation to Pastor鈥檚 Meeting, West Religion, Southern California Conference, 13 June, 2012
  • 鈥淩e-Considering Salvation鈥 Glendale Adventist Forum, 27 October, 2012

PEER REVIEWED ARTICLES

  1. 鈥淧raxis, Theoria, Poesis: The Three Modes of Being of Theology at the Dawn of a Second Renaissance,鈥 Paper Presented at Princeton Theological Seminary, 1986.
  2. 鈥淭heology, Apartheid, and the Church Struggle in South Africa,鈥 a paper presented to PU undergraduate students in Prof. Jeffrey Stout鈥檚 鈥淩eligion and Morality鈥 class in Woodrow Wilson School of Public Administration Auditorium, Princeton University, 1986.
  3. 鈥淎fter Apartheid What?: A Theological Reflection on Divine and Human Justice in a New South Africa,鈥 a 60 paged paper written for DS 57 鈥淚nterpretations of Justice and Injustice鈥, a doctoral seminar taught by Prof. Lois Gehr Livezey, Princeton Theological Seminary, Fall 1986.
  4. 鈥淭heology as a Dynamic Four-dimensional Matrix: A Perspective On Some Basic Issues in Theological Method,鈥 Research Report, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1987. 鈥淓nchantment [Karl Barth] and Tolerance [Richard Rorty]: The prospects for a Working Relationship,鈥 Paper Presented at Princeton University, 1988.