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Carolina Rabei

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Alan Race

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Henry D. Rack

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Paul Rack

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Gerhard von Rad

Gerhard von Rad was Professor of Old Testament at the University of Heidelberg in Germany until his death in 1971. He is the author of several books, including Wisdom in Israel and Holy War in Ancient Israel.

Murray Rae

Dr Murray Rae is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Otago, New Zealand.

Mitri Raheb

Mitri Raheb is a Palestinian Christian, the pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Christmas Church in Bethlehem (a member church of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land, or ELCJHL), and the founder and president of the Diyar …

Virginia F. Rainey

Virginia F. Rainey has a Ph.D. in History from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Heikki Raisanen

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Shelly Rambo

Shelly L. Rambo is Associate Professor of Theology at Boston University School of Theology.

Robert H. Ramey, Jr.

Robert H. Ramey Jr. is Professor Emeritus of Ministry at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia.

Frank Ramirez

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Nancy Ramsay

Nancy Ramsay is Executive Vice President, Dean, and Professor of Pastoral Theology and Pastoral Care at Brite Divinity School in Fort Worth, Texas.

William M. Ramsay

William M. Ramsay was a Presbyterian minister who taught for many years at Bethel College in McKenzie, Tennessee. He is the author of several books, including The Westminster Guide to the Books of the Bible and II …

Janet Ramsey

Janet Ramsey is Associate Professor of Congregational Care Leadership at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. A former parish pastor, she is also a licensed marriage and family therapist and a qualitative researcher.

Paul Ramsey

Paul Ramsey was a distinguished writer on bioethics and served as Harrington Spear Pain Professor of Religion at Princeton University. He is regarded by many as one of the most important ethicists of the twentieth century. The Center …

G. Lee Ramsey, Jr.

G. Lee Ramsey Marlon and Sheila Foster Professor of Pastoral Theology and Homiletics at Memphis Theological Seminary in Memphis, Tennessee. He is the author of Care-full Preaching: From Sermon to Caring Community and …

Sandhya Rani Jha

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The Reverend Kitty Rankin was called to become a Presbyterian minister after a successful career in the business world. She attended Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, graduating in 2003, and has ministered in Alabama and North Carolina. …


Linda Ranson Jacobs is a popular church consultant, author, trainer, program developer, and a family expert who regularly writes and speaks to church leaders throughout the United States. Linda is the developer of HLP4 (Healthy, Loving, …

Carl A. Raschke

Carl A. Raschke is Professor of Religious Studies and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. He is co-founder and senior editor of The Journal for Cultural and Religious …

Susan Doughty Raschke

Susan Doughty Raschke is Learning Resource Center Information Specialist at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, Inc.

Rudy Rasmus

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Larry L. Rasmussen

Larry L. Rasmussen is Reinhold Niebuhr Professor Emeritus of Social Ethics at Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He is the author of The Predicament of the Prosperous and Dietrich Bonhoeffer: His Significance …

Larry L. Rasmussen

Larry L. Rasmussen is the the Reinhold Niebuhr Professor of Social Ethics at Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He has authored a number of books, including Earth Community, Earth Ethics, and Earth Habitat: …

Charles L. Rassieur

Charles L. Rassieur is a retired pastoral counselor who has taught his method of short-term marital counseling in seminars and workshops for over twenty years.

J. Bill Ratliff

J. Bill Ratliff has been actively involved in pastoral counseling since 1970 and has written several books on the subject, including Out of the Silence: Quaker Perspectives on Pastoral Care and Counseling. Ratliff has also …

Walter Rauschenbusch

Walter Rauschenbusch (1861-1918) was a Christian theologian and Baptist minister, and a key figure in the Social Gospel movement in the United States.

Stephen G. Ray

Stephen G. Ray Jr. is Neal F. and Ila A. Fisher Professor of Systematic Theology at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary and the 2016 President of the Society for the Study of Black Religion. He is the author of Do No Harm: Social …

Wendy Read

Wendy Read is a minister in the United Church of Canada. In addition to her theological education, she holds a Doctorate of Philosophy in Chemistry from Oxford University in Oxford, England. She lives in Vancouver, British …

Jim Reapsome

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Mark Reasoner

Mark Reasoner is Associate Professor of Theology at Marian University in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Harold J. Recinos

Harold J. Recinos is Professor of Church and Society at Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University, in Dallas, Texas. He is the author of a number of books including Hear the Cry! A Latino Pastor Challenges the …

Anthony Reddie

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G. Lloyd Rediger

G. Lloyd Rediger is a pastor, pastoral counselor, and consultant on spiritual leadership. He has written for several national religious publications and is the author of a number of books, including the best-selling Clergy …


Kathy Wolf Reed is a graduate of Columbia Theological Seminary and enjoys a ministry of freelance preaching, teaching, and writing in the Nashville, Tennessee, area.

Christina Rees

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Martha Grace Reese

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Michael Reeves

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Nancy Reeves

Nancy Reeves is a registered clinical psychologist who has specialized in the area of trauma, grief, and loss with adults and children since 1989. She is internationally respected as a workshop facilitator, psychotherapist, author, …

J. K.S. Reid

J. K. S. Reid was a minister and theologian. He was Professor of Church Dogmatics at the University of Aberdeen.

Robert Stephen Reid

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Maggie Reigh

Maggie Reigh is an international speaker and master storyteller. She has delivered over six hundred seminars and presentations. Drawing from a diverse educational background, including two degrees in education, Reigh weaves stories, …

Adele Reinhartz

Adele Reinhartz is Associate Vice-President of Research at the University of Ottawa in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, where she also holds the position of Professor in the Department of Classics and Religious Studies.

Kimberly Dunnam Reisman

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Robert Reiss

Robert Reiss is a Canon of Westminster Abbey and was recently awarded a Lambeth doctorate for his historical study of the Ministry Division's processes for selecting of candidates for ordained ministry.

Gil Rendle

Gil Rendle is Senior Consultant with the Texas Methodist Foundation in Austin, Texas and also works as an independent consultant working with mainline and North American denominations on issues of denominational change. He previously served …

Rob Renfroe

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Timothy M. Renick

Timothy M. Renick is Associate Professor and Associate Provost for Academic Programs in Religious Studies at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia.

R. R. Reno

R. R. Reno is Professor of Theological Ethics at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.

David Rensberger

David Rensberger is Professor of New Testament at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta, Georgia and author of several publications on the New Testament, including Johannine Faith and Liberating Community.

Joe Reuben

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Bruce Reyes-Chow

Bruce Reyes-Chow is a pastor, writer, blogger, speaker, and cultural critic. In 2008, he became the youngest person ever elected as Moderator of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). He is the author of The …

Simon Reynolds

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Arnold B. Rhodes

Arnold B. Rhodes was A. B. Rhodes Professor in Old Testament at Louisville Theological Presbyterian Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He was an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

Lynn N. Rhodes

Lynn N. Rhodes is Associate Professor of Ministry and Field Education at Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California.

Howard L. Rice

Howard L. Rice was Professor of Ministry and Chaplain Emeritus at San Francisco Theological Seminary in California. He is the author of Reformed Spirituality: An Introduction for Believers.

Wayne Rice

Wayne Rice is founder and director of Understanding Your Teenager (UYT), an organization serving parents of teens and pre-teens. He is adjunct professor of youth ministry at Bethel Theological Seminary (San Diego) and at North American Baptist …

Mark Rich

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Jay W. Richards

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Alan Richardson

Alan Richardson was Professor of Christian Theology at the University of Nottingham in England. He was Dean of York from 1964 until his death in 1975.

Cyril C. Richardson

Cyril C. Richardson was for many years Washburn Professor of Church History at Union Theological Seminary in New York City.

Jan Richardson

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Neil Richardson

The Revd Dr Neil Richardson is a 'retired' UK Methodist minister who has devoted much of his ministry to exploring the contemporary relevance of the New Testament.

Peter Richardson

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Yvonne Richmond

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Thomas E. Ridenhour, Sr.

Thomas E. Ridenhour Sr. is Professor Emeritus of Homiletics at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary in Columbia, South Carolina.

Marti Rideout

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Josh James Riebock

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Jana Riess

Jana Riess is Director of Publishing at Patheos Press. A former acquisitions editor with Westminster John Knox Press, she is the author or editor of nine books, including Flunking Sainthood: A Year of Breaking the Sabbath, …

Jana Riess

Jana Riess is Acquisitions Editor with Westminster John Knox Press. The author or editor of nine books, her most recent work is Flunking Sainthood: A Year of Breaking the Sabbath, Forgetting to Pray, and Still Loving My Neighbor.

Robert Rietti

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Cynthia L. Rigby

Cynthia L. Rigby is the W.C. Brown Professor of Theology at Austin Presbyterian Seminary.

Walter Riggans

Walter Riggans served as Minister and as Warden of the Hospice at the Church of Scotland in Tiberias.


John W. Riggs was, prior to his retirement, Professor of Historical Theology and Church History at Eden Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. He is the author of Baptism in the Reformed Tradition, also published in the …

Sharon H. Ringe

Sharon H. Ringe is Professor of New Testament at Wesley Theological Seminary. She is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ. Her books include Luke in the Westminster Bible Companion series, published by …

Ian Ritchie

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James H. Ritchie, Jr.

James H. Ritchie Jr. is under an extension ministry appointment in the United Methodist Church as a writer, teacher, consultant, and composer. The author of Always in Rehearsal: The Practice of Worship and the Presence of …


Caryn Rivadeneira is a writer, speaker and regular contributor at the Her.menutics blog. She spent years as an editor at Christianity Today's magazines and currently serves on the worship staff at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church. Her most recent …

Luis N. Rivera

Luis N. Rivera is Henry Winters Luce Professor Emeritus of Ecumenics and Mission at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey.

Mayra Rivera

Mayra Rivera is Assistant Professor of Theology at Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California.


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Cathy Roan

Cathy Roan is Associate Professor of Communications and Journalism at West Liberty University in West Virginia.

Ed Robb

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J. Deotis Roberts

J. Deotis Roberts is a highly esteemed theologian who was one of the founders of the Black Theology movement. He has taught and held administrative posts at a number of theological institutions. Among his books are The Prophethood …

J. J.M. Roberts

J. J. M. Roberts is the William Henry Green Professor Emeritus of Old Testament Literature at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey.

Michelle Voss Roberts

Michelle Voss Roberts is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee, and has served as co-chair of the Comparative Theology Group of the American Academy of Religion.

Ted Roberts

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Joseph L. Roberts, Jr.

Joseph L. Roberts Jr. is a former pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. He is a graduate of Union Theological Seminary in New York City and Princeton Theological Seminary in New Jersey. In 2004 he received …

C.K. Robertson

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Pam Robertson

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David Robinson

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John A.T. Robinson

John A. T. Robinson was a New Testament scholar who served as Bishop of Woolwich, England, and as Dean of Trinity College, University of Cambridge.

John A.T. Robinson

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Marilynne Robinson

Marilynne Robinson is a popular novelist and essayist. She is the author of three books: Housekeeping, which received the PEN/Hemingway award for Best First Novel and was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize; Mother Country: …

Simon Robinson

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Tri Robinson

Tri Robinson is the founding pastor of Boise Church in Boise, Idaho, a growing fellowship of over 3,000. He is the author of Saving God's Green Earth and Revolutionary Leadership. Tri and his wife, Nancy, life in Sweet, Idaho, and have two …

Jay Rock

Jay Rock is a minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and serves as Interfaith Relations Coordinator in the national church offices. His PhD is in the History of Religions, with a focus on Jewish religious history.

Paul Rock

Paul Rock is Senior Pastor of Second Presbyterian Church in Kansas City, Missouri. Bill Tammeus was the Faith section columnist for The Kansas City Star from 1970-2008. In addition to his daily blog …


Christopher D. Rodkey is Pastor of St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Dallastown, Pennsylvania, and teaches at Penn State York and Lancaster Theological Seminary.

Jose David Rodriguez

Jose David Rodriguez is the Director of the Multicultural Center and Augustana Heritage Chair of Global Mission and World Christianity at Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago, Illinois.

Calvin J. Roetzel

Calvin J. Roetzel is Sundet Professor Emeritus of New Testament Studies at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities in Minneapolis. A noted authority on Paul, he is the author of several books, including Paul—A Jew on the Margins and …

Jack Rogers

Jack Rogers is Professor Emeritus of Theology at San Francisco Theological Seminary in California. He was moderator of the 213th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Roger's books include Reading the Bible and the …

Jonathan Rogers

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John Rogerson

John Rogerson is Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at the University of Sheffield in England. He is author of more than a dozen books, including the Oxford Illustrated History of the Bible.

Jim Roghair

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Jan Rohls

Jan Rohls teaches systematic theology at the University of Munich in Germany.

Richard Rohr

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Penny Roker

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Jonathan A. Romain

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Wade Clark Roof

Wade Clark Roof is Professor of Religious Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the author or editor of several books, including American Mainline Religion (with William McKinney).

Andrew Root

Andrew Root is Assistant Professor of Youth and Family Ministry at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. He is the author of Revisiting Relational Youth Ministry: From a Strategy of Influence to a Theology of Incarnation.

Rub�n Rosario Rodr�guez

Rub�n Rosario Rodr�guez is Associate Professor in the Department of Theological Studies at Saint Louis University, where he also serves as International Studies Director for the Mev Puleo Scholarship Program. He is the author of Racism and …

Ellie Roscher

Ellie Roscher teaches theology and social justice at a Catholic high school in St. Paul, Minnesota, where she also coaches gymnastics and softball and leads justice education trips to El Salvador. She was a two- sport competitive …

Jessica Rose

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Lucy Atkinson Rose

Lucy Atkinson Rose is a former Professor of Preaching and Worship at Columbia Theological Seminary and a former president of the Academy of Homiletics.

Sheri Faye Rosendahl

"Sheri Faye Rosendahl is Codirector at The Nations DSM, a nonprofit that is dedicated to advocacy and working with refugees from the Middle East, both domestically and abroad. She is a regular contributor to HuffPost and a blogger at …

Gilbert S. Rosenthal

Rabbi Gilbert S. Rosenthal is executive director of the National Council of Synagogues. He served as a pulpit rabbi for 33 years and as executive vice president of The New York Board of Rabbis for ten years. He is the author and editor of …

Peggy Rosenthal

Peggy Rosenthal has a PhD in Literature and has published many books and articles on spirituality and the arts. She is the director of Poetry Retreats, a nationwide arts ministry, and blogs on spirituality and the arts for Image journal. …

Art Ross

Art Ross served as Pastor of White Memorial Presbyterian Church in Raleigh, North Carolina from 1994 until his retirement in 2009.

Geneen Roth

Geneen Roth is the author of eight books, including the New York Times bestselling When Food is Love and The Craggy Hole in My Heart and the Cat Who Fixed It, a memoir. She has been teaching groundbreaking workshops and retreats …

John K. Roth

John K. Roth is Edward J. Sexton Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and the Founding Director of the Center for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights at Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, California, where he …

Judith L Roth

Judith L. Roth is a poet and the author of several children's books. She has a Master of Arts in Theology and has been a musician, youth minister, curriculum writer, and editor. She lives in Indiana with her family.

Sylvia Rothschild

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Riemar Roukema

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Clay Roundtree

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Sheryl Roush

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G. Wade Rowatt, Jr.

G. Wade Rowatt Jr. is Director of Clinical Pastoral Education at the St. Matthews's Pastoral Counseling Center in Louisville, Kentucky. He is a former Professor of Pastoral Care and Psychology of Religion at Southern Baptist …

Edward K. Rowell

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Christopher Rowland

Christopher Rowland is Dean Ireland Professor of the Exegesis of Holy Scripture at the Queen's College, University of Oxford, in the United Kingdom. He is the coeditor of the Blackwell Bible Commentary series, which focuses on …

H. H. Rowley

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Alan J. Roxburgh

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Richard L. Rubenstein

Richard L. Rubenstein is President Emeritus and Distinguished Professor of Religion at the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut, where he also serves as Director of the University's Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies. An …

Scott Rubin

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Rosemary Radford Ruether

Rosemary Radford Ruether is Professor Emerita of Theology at the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California. She is the author of many books on feminism and Christianity.

Tim Ruffer

Tim Ruffer is Head of Publishing, Royal School of Church Music (RSCM)

Simon Rundell

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Joseph Runzo

Joseph Runzo is Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Chapman University in Orange, California and a Life Fellow of Clare Hall at the University of Cambridge. He is the author of Reason, Relativism, and God.

E. Gordon Rupp

E. Gordon Rupp was Dixie Professor of Ecclesiastical History at the University of Cambridge in England. Rupp also served as Preseident of the British Methodist Church in 1969.

D. S. Russell

D. S. Russell is the former Principal of Rawdon Baptist College in Leeds, Joint Principal of the Northern Baptist College in Manchester. He also served as General Secretary of the Baptist Union of Great Britain.

Letty M. Russell

Letty M. Russell was one of the world's foremost feminist theologians and a longtime member of the faculty of Yale Divinity School. She died on July 12, 2007, at age 77. She was one of the first women ordained in the United …

Roger Ruston

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John A. Ryan

John A. Ryanwas Professor of Moral Theology and Industrial Ethics at The Catholic University in Washington, D. C. He was the founding Director of the Social Action Department of the National Catholic Welfare Conference and the author …

Robb Ryerse

Robb Ryerse serves as Executive Director of Brand New Congress. He is the author of Fundamorphosis: How I Left Fundamentalism but Didn’t Lose My Faith. He lives in Fayetteville, Arkansas, where he copastors Vintage …

Leland Ryken

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Alexander Ryrie

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