Table of contents for The Oxford handbook of English literature and theology / edited by Andrew Hass, David Jasper, and Elisabeth Jay.

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List of Contributorsx
Part One: Introductory Essays
1.Now and in England3
Elisabeth Jay
2.The Study of Literature and Theology15
David Jasper
Part Two: The Formation of the Tradition
3.Origins in the English Tradition35
Michael Fox>
4.Vernacular Bibles and Prayer Books54
Lynne Long
5.The Protestant and Catholic Reformations79
Brian Cummings
6.The Enlightenment97
Rhodri Lewis
Scott Masson
8.The Influence of German Criticism131
David E. Klemm
9.The Victorians148
T. R. Wright
Cleo Kearns
Kevin Hart
Part Three: Literary Ways of Reading the Bible
12.The Bible as Literature and Sacred Text197
Peter S. Hawkins
13.The Pentateuch214
Tod Linafelt
Timothy K. Beal
Alastair Hunter
16.Song of Songs259
J.¿Cheryl Exum
17.Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Job274
Kirsten Nielsen
18.Prophetic Literature289
Yvonne Sherwood
19.The Synoptic Gospels307
George Aichele
20.The Gospel of John323
Adele Reinhartz
21.Apocalyptic Literature342
Christopher Rowland
Part Four: Theological Ways of Reading Literature
22.Langland and Chaucer363
Nicholas Watson
23.Shakespeare and Marlowe382
Thomas Healy
24.Herbert and Donne398
Helen Wilcox
25.John Milton413
Michel Lieb
26.The EighteenthCentury Novel431
Scott Robertson
27.William Blake448
Christopher Burdon
28.Wordworth and Coleridge465
Simon Bainbridge
29.George Eliot and Hardy483
Norman Vance
30.James Joyce499
Valentine Cunningham
31.Eliot, David Jones, and Auden523
Stephen Medcalf
32.Feminist Revisioning543
Heather Walton
Part Five: Theology as Literature
33.Cranmer and the Collects561
Donald Gray
34.John Bunyan575
Robert G. Collmer
35.Bishop Butler590
Lori Branch
36.Keble and The Christian Year607
Kirstie Blair
37.John Henry Newman624
Ian Ker
38.Matthew Arnold639
Luke Ferretter
39.C. S. Lewis655
Cath FilmerDavies
40.Liturgy as Literature669
Bridget Nichols
Part Six: The Great Themes
41.Evil and the God of Love691
Eric Ziolkowski
42.Death and the Afterlife709
Tina Pippin
43.Pastoral Tradition in Religious Poetry726
David Scott
44.The Passion Story in Literature742
Paul Fiddes
45.Possibilities of Redemption through the Novel760
Daniel Boscaljon
46.Body and Word776
Alison Jasper
47.Visions of Heaven and Hell793
Elena Volkova
48.Feminism and Patriarchy810
Pamela Sue Anderson
49.SalvationPersonal and Political829
George Newlands
50.The Future of English Literature and Theology841
Andrew Hass

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Christian literature, English -- History and criticism.
Christianity and literature -- Great Britain.
Bible and literature.
Bible -- In literature.
Theology in literature.