Archive for the ‘Faculty of Theology & Philosophy’ Category

New resource: Twentieth Century Religious Thought, Christianity

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Twentieth Century Religious Thought: Christianity brings together the seminal works and archival materials related to worldwide religious thinkers, from the early 1900s until the turn of the 21st century. Volume I: Christianity includes the complete 17-volume German edition of Dietrich Bonhoeffer Werke (DBW) and 16 volumes of the English edition of ...

Loeb Classical Library

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

  We have purchased Loeb Classical Library. The online database has more than 520 volumes of Latin, Greek, and English texts are available in a modern and elegant interface, allowing readers to browse, search, bookmark, annotate, and share content with ease. The authors in the Loeb Classical Library span eighteen centuries and every genre and ...

Novum Testamentum Supplements Online (BRILL)

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

We have purchased Novum Testamentum, Supplements which publishes monographs and collections of essays that make original contributions to the field of New Testament studies.   This includes text-critical, philological and exegetical studies, and investigations which seek to situate early Christian texts (both canonical and non-canonical) and theology in the broader context of ...

Feast day Blessed John Henry Newman: 9 October

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Blessed John Henry Newman is the patron saint of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy. The 19th century's most important English-speaking Roman Catholic academic and theologian. He was also a priest, popular preacher and writer. 
Relics of Blessed John Henry Newman are interred in the altars in the Chapels on ...

New: The Bible in English

Monday, August 11th, 2014

The Bible in English is an online resource. The Bible in English contains twenty versions of the Bible. In addition to the twelve complete Bibles, there are five New Testament works, two Gospel works and William Tyndale's New Testament, Pentateuch and Jonah translations. About the editions... "For scholars of English literature, particular ...

FTP patron: Blessed John Henry Newman

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_5913" align="alignnone" width="214"] circa 1888: English prelate, theologian, poet and famous convert to Roman Catholicism, Cardinal John Henry Newman (1801 - 1890)[/caption] The patron for the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy is Blessed John Henry Newman, the 19th century's most important English-speaking Roman Catholic academic and theologian. He was also ...

Launch: The Saint John’s Bible

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

The Saint John's Bible on display in the chapel at Melbourne. ACU students and staff will have received an invitation to the launch of The Saint John's Bible that will happen on all campuses on Wednesday 9 October. You will need to RSVP to the address on your invitation by the close ...

The Saint John’s Bible

Friday, August 9th, 2013

Pages from Melbourne volume: Prophets In 2012, ACU acquired a Heritage Edition of the Saint John’s Bible – a limited edition reproduction of the first hand-written, hand-illuminated Bible to be commissioned by a Benedictine monastery in nearly 500 years. There are seven volumes. The original Saint John’s Bible was commissioned in 1998 ...

New: Corpus Augustinianum Gissense

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

We now have online access to Corpus Augustinianum Gissense, an online collection of the writings, sermons and letters of Augustine of Hippo (354-430). More details from the supplier.... "The electronic corpus, including any writings, sermons and letters of the philosopher and theologian Augustine of Hippo (354-430), delivered to posterity, had been published ...

On trial: Twentieth Century Religious Thought, Queen Victoria’s Journals

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

We have two trials, two opportunities for you to look at new resources and let us know if we should subscribe. Twentieth Century Religious Thought - "... is a multivolume, cross-searchable online collection that brings together the seminal works and archival materials related to key worldwide religious thinkers, from ...