Faith & learning bibliographies



Anderson, J.A., & Dyrness, W.A. (2016). Modern art and the life of a culture: The religious impulses of modernism

Begbie. J. (1991). Voicing creation's praise: Towards a theology of the arts .

Brand, H., & Chaplin, A. (2002). Art and soul: Signposts for Christians in the arts .

Dyrness, W.A. (2001). Visual faith: Art, theology, and worship in dialogue .

Gordon, A. (2021). Why art matters: A call for Christians to create.

Ryken, L. (1986). Culture in Christian perspective: A door to understanding and enjoying the arts .

Wolterstorff, N. (1980). Art in action: Toward a Christian aesthetic .


Begbie, J. (2007). Resounding truth: Christian wisdom in the world of music .

Begbie, J. (2000). Theology, music, and time .

Begbie, J., & Guthrie, S.R. (2011). Resonant witness: Conversations between music and theology .

Best, H.M. (1993). Music through the eyes of faith .

Marsh, C., & Roberts, V. (2012). Personal Jesus: How popular music shapes our souls .

Walsh, B.J. (2011). Kicking at the darkness: Bruce Cockburn and the Christian imagination .

Theatre & film

Anker, R. (2010). Of pilgrims and fire: When God shows up at the movies .

Cunningham, D.S. (2002). Reading is believing: The Christian faith through literature and film.

Detweiler, C., & Taylor, B. (2003). A matrix of meanings: Finding God in pop culture .

Johnston, R.K. (2006). Reel spirituality: Theology and film in dialogue .

Schafer, E. (2019).  Theatre & Christianity.

Vanhoozer, K.J. (2014). Faith speaking understanding: Performing the drama of doctrine.


ARTS: The Arts in Religious and Theological Studies.  Online.

Christian Scholar's Review.  Online and in print.

Ecumenica. Online, 12 month embargo, and in print.

Journal of Religion and Film. Online.

Relief: A Journal of Art and Faith. In print.

Religion and the Arts. Online, 5 year embargo.