William F. Orr  Professor of

New Testament Studies

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

 


 

Atonement: New Testament Perspectives (Fall 2000)
On Doorframes, Open Doors, and Doorkeepers (Commencement Address at Augustine College, September 2, 2001)
God's Treasure in Jars of Clay
It's Not About Us: Modern Spirituality Begins and Ends with the Self; Christian Spirituality, with the Alpha and Omega Christianity Today, April 2, 2001, Vol. 45, No. 5, Page 66. Used with permission.)
    To Sing is a Lover's Thing  Installation Address,         December 2005
Death's Dark Shadows Put to Flight
The High, the Deep, the Domestic: Anglican Verse and the Voice of God's People
    Presumption, Preparation, Parrēsia, Perichōrēsis and Worship (Given at the AWAF Conference, June 2009)

Casting Away The Ancestral Curse: Learning from Mary Magdalene (Regent Chapel, July 2010)

 

 

and Sexuality  

 

Whither with the Windsor Report? (An address to the Anglican Gathering of Ottawa at St. George's Anglican Church, February 11, 2005)
Why This Issue? (A Reflection on the Crisis in Anglicanism, 2003)
What Constitutes a Faithful Reading of Scripture? (Dialogue on Same-Sex Unions: Anglican Diocese of New Westminster, Canada, Discussion Paper 1)
What Is Disordered Sexuality? (Dialogue on Same-Sex Unions: Anglican Diocese of New Westminster, Canada, Discussion Paper 2)

How Is Sexuality Understood in Scripture, Tradition, and Contemporary Theology? (Dialogue on Same-Sex Unions: Anglican Diocese of New Westminster, Canada, Discussion Paper 3)

What Would It Mean for the Church to Bless Same-Sex Unions? (Dialogue on Same-Sex Unions: Anglican Diocese of New Westminster, Canada, Discussion Paper 4)
What God Hath Not Joined: Why Marriage Was Meant for Male and FemaleChristianity Today, September 2004, Vol. 48, No. 9, Page 36. Used with permission.)
Where Is the Candlestick? (on the response of the Canadian Anglican Bishops to their Synod's heresy)
The New Testament Speaks on Same-Sex Eroticism (An address given September 22, 2003, to National Evangelical Anglican Conference [NEAC] in Britain)
A Parable on the Signs of the Times (on developments in the Anglican Communion)
Holy Is as Holy Does (on the Canadian Anglican General Synod's declaration that same-sex relationships have "sanctity")
Marriage A Treasure to Be Kept (PCUSA General Assembly, Minneapolis, July 2010.)
The Hegemony of Liberation: Response to E. Schüssler Fiorenza, Rhetoric and Ethic
Lest We Forget the Innocents

deSilva, David A, Introducing the Apocrypha: Message, Context, and Significance

Borg, Marcus, and Wright, Tom (N.T.) The Meaning of Jesus
Brock, Ann Graham, Mary Magdalene: The First Apostle and the Struggle for Authority
Borg, Marcus, The God We Never Knew: Beyond Dogmatic Religion to a More Authentic Contemporary Faith
Benedict XVI, Jesus of Nazareth