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    • Athanasius and the Arian Controversy 

      Mayer, Mary Jane (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1986)
      This paper was divided into three parts. In the first part, I introduced the issue, and also the setting and the characters that took part in the controversy. Lastly in this section I explained the different methods ...
    • Because of the Angels: Paul and the Role of Women in the Leadership of the Early Christian Church 

      Atkinson, Elizabeth F. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1996)
      While I lack the skills in Greek to make an adequate judgment on the true authorship of the Pauline corpus and must go with the prevailing scholarly opinion, I hope to chart a course between the two Corinthian passages ...
    • The Bible and Christianity Today 

      Loughhead, Beth C. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1978)
      Many Christians believe that the Bible contains the words of God while others feel it expresses the Word of God. Such divergence of attitudes towards the Bible indicates that different Christians maintain different r ...
    • The Crucified Messiah: A Study in Pauline Theology 

      Schafer, Leah (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1982)
    • The Darkness and the Clearness: Theological and Psychological Implications of Sin and Grace 

      Riedel, Jonathan David (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1987)
      If we wish to understand life we must ask questions, questions that reflect an avoidance of easy answers or convenient moralizing, particularly if the questions have to do with the health and the disease of the human ...
    • The Figure of Christ in Selected Gnostic Writings 

      Ciluffo, Jason D. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1996)
    • The Idea of Praise in the Book of Psalms: Academic and Personal Observations 

      Yeun, Steven (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2005)
    • Metatron: Angelic Oposition to Humans in 3 Enoch 

      Woods-DeWitt, Michael T. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2005)
      The primary texts used for this study are the original English translation of J. Enoch, done by Hugo Odenberg, and a later more complete translation by P. Alexander. Other texts were used to provide a background to the ...
    • Ministry to the Youth of Today's Inner Cities 

      Davis, Herbert R. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1993)
      In doing my Senior Individualized Project, I endeavor to place some ideas and techniques that are very essential to inner city ministry, in writing. The goal is to take gathered information and put it with practical ...
    • Muslim Courting Practices in the United States: The Effects of American Culture on Islamic Tradition 

      Spearman, Corey Michael (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2001)
      This work seeks to highlight a specific aspect of Islamic life: Muslim relationships in the United States of America with regard to courting practices. Born and raised in Dearborn, Michigan, a community rich with Muslim ...
    • An Overview of the Religion in Eastern Kentucky 

      Jeffers, Jeanine (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1979)
      In the spring of 1978, I spent three months living and working at Buckhorn Children's Center located in the heart of the beautiful hills and valleys of Eastern Kentucky. It was there that my interest in the religion of ...
    • The Parables as a Means of Communication 

      Boyte, Kelly Suzanne (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1980)
      This paper will discuss the communicating aspect of the parables -- why they so effectively communicate, and what it is they communicate. The paper will begin with a survey of parable interpretation, because the parable ...
    • The Pilgrim's Way: The Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela 

      Emami, Azita (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2000)
      I read that the pilgrimage used to be a religious journey, but now it is known more for spiritual purposes. With all this on mind and still in search for a SIP topic, it all came together; I came to the conclusion that ...
    • Religious Change Among the Oglala Lakota of Pine Ridge Reservation 

      Danford, Sabra E. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2002)
      The focus of my SIP at the start was the influence of the boarding schools on the Pine Ridge Reservation. As I was able to get out into the community more often and experience Oglala life as it is now through the Sun Dance, ...
    • The Role of Women in the Old Testament Apocrypha 

      Damon, Debra A. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1976)
      The purpose of this paper is to examine the role of women in the Old Testament Apocrypha. It is extremely important in this age of feminist movements to understand the religious heritage afforded us by the many women ...
    • Roles of Women in the Old Testament and the Apocrypha 

      Keeler, Carol (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1981)
      The intent of this project has been to present a series of essays on the roles of women as portrayed in the Old Testament and Apocrypha as a primary exploration of the roots of some of these attitudes. This paper does ...
    • The Sacred Nature of Baha'i Houses of Wortship 

      Dunlap, Stacy (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2002)
      Baha'i Houses of Worship are found on every continent in the world except for Antarctica. These temples are regarded as building of architectural splendor throughout the world. They function as places of prayer and ...
    • So . . . I Just Wrote 

      Caldwell-Gross, Jevon (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2004)
      This project began as an assignment for the completion and requirement for my undergraduate degree from Kalamazoo College. The assignment was to simply write and compose a collection of sermons. As with most long projects ...
    • A Study Into the Breakdown of Coalition Formation in Israel's First Knesset 

      Macdonald, John M. (1977)
      The state of Israel, at this writing, has existed for twenty-nine years. In those twenty-nine years the ruling government coalition has fallen eighteen times. (Arian, 1975, 31) Three times, the fall has been so complete ...
    • A Study of Kibbutz Living: Experiencing Jewish Community and Analyzing Jewish Identity 

      Stevens, Catherine L. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1979)
      This study examines the modern striving of the Jewish people in the new State of Israel. It was my privilege to be accepted for a work-study program (Ulpan) at Kibbutz Merchavia for the time period between July 1978-November ...