SBS Convocation

Convocation Recordings


Yale University Divinity School
Student Book Supply

409 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Phone (203)432-6101, Fax (203)432-9928

The following recordings from the Yale/Berkeley Divinity School Convocation series have been available through the Student Book Supply, though most casettes are sadly lost to the erosion of time.

Yale Divinity School and Berkeley Divinity school graduates, and all clergy, are eligible for a 10% discount off the prices listed below. Current Student Book Supply members receive a 15% discount from prices listed here. All tapes are non-returnable.

Please note: lectures not listed here may be available nonetheless.  Please email with requests for Convocation Audio (even dating back into the 1940's).


2012

Anna Carter Florence, Beecher Lectures, "The World in the Repertory Church"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

John D. Witvliet, Kavanagh Lectures, "The Biblical Psalms in Christian Worship"

$12.00.  Available on CD.

Dr. Kathryn Tanner, Faculty Lecture "Why Christians Should Suppor the Occupy Movement"

$12.00. Available on CD.

Dr. Carolyn Sharp, Faculty Lecture "Prophetic Witness and Public Leadership"

$12.00.  Available on CD.

Dr. Lamin Sanneh, Faculty Lecture "The Last Great Frontier in a Post-9/11 World"

$12.00.  Available on CD.

$80 for entire 2012 lecture set: Available on CD.


2011

Rev Brian K. Blount, Beecher Lectures, "The Apocalypse"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

Don Saliers, Kavanagh Lectures, "When Language Fails: Liturgy in a Time of Excess"

$12.00.  Available on CD.

F. Washington "Tony" Jarvis, Pitt Lecture, "The Worst of Times, the Best of Times"

$12.00. Available on CD.

Miroslav Volf, "Allah: A Christian Response"

$12.00.  Available on CD.

$70 for entire 2011 lecture set: Available on CD.


2010

Mary Catherine Hilkert, Beecher Lectures, "Words of Spirit and Life"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

Sean Freyne, Schaffer Lectures, "Galilee, Jesus, and Christology"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

John H Finley IV, Cheney Lecture, "Abraham Went: Answering God's Call by Starting a School"

$12.00. Available on CD.

$80 for entire 2010 lecture set: Available on CD.


2009

Eugene L. Lowry, Beecher Lectures, "Keeping Time with the Word: The Sound of the Sermon"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

Michael Welker, Taylor Lectures, "The Theology and Science Discourse on Anthropology"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

Gabriele Winkler, Kavanagh Lecture, "Some New Considerations Concerning the Relationship between the Liturgies of St. Basil and St. James"

$12.00. Available on CD.

Musonda Trevor Selwyn Mwamba, Pitt Lecture, "God of Wonder, Grace, and Surprises"

$12.00. Available on CD only

$80 for entire 2009 lecture set: Available on CD.

 


2008

Renita J. Weems Ph.D, Beecher Lectures

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

Christopher Rowland, Schaffer Lectures

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

Krista Tippett, Francs X. Cheney Lecture (BDS)

$12.00. Available on CD.

Robert F. Taft, S.J., Aidan J. Kavanagh Lecture (ISM)

$12.00. Available on CD.

$80 for entire lecture set: Available on CD.


2007

Peter S. Hawkins, Beecher lectures, "The Preacher's Divine Comedy"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

Linda E. Thomas, Taylor Lectures, "Theology and Anthropology from a Womanist Perspective"

2 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD only

Nathan D. Mitchell, Kavanagh Lecture, "From Text to Tablature: Reimagining Liturgical Language Today"

$12.00. Available on CD only

Jane Williams, Pitt Lecture, "Sin and Salvation"

$12.00. Available on CD only


 2006

Thomas G. Long, Beecher Lectures, "Preaching From Memory to Hope"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

John P. Meier, Shaffer Lectures, "On the Danger of Making Jesus a Christian"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD only

Maxwell E. Johnson, Kavanagh Lecture, "Is the Liturgical Year the Fifth Gospel?"

$12.00, Available on CD only

Regina Schwartz, Cheney Lecture, "Toward a Sacramental Poetics"

$12.00, Available on CD only


 2005

Harry S. Stout, Beecher Lectures, "Preaching Morality in America's Civil War"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD.

William Alston, Taylor Lectures, "Divine Mystery and Our Knowledge of God".

Read by Nicholas Wolterstorff.

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set.  Available on CD only.

Janet R. Walton, Kavanagh Lecture, "Ritual Action - Global Action"

$12.00, Available on CD only

Robin Eames, Pitt Lecture, "Where Now for World Anglicanism?"

$12.00, Available on CD only


 2004

 

Otis Moss, Jr., Beecher Lectures, "Preaching as Prophetic Ministry"

3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set Available on CD.

Bart Ehrman, Shaffer Lectures, "Christ in the Early Christian Tradition: Texts Disputed and Apocryphal"
3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette or CD

Mark Allen McIntosh, Cheney Lecture, "How God Makes Theologians."
$12.00, Available on cassette or CD


2003

Ellen Davis, Beecher Lectures, “The Art of Astonishing: Preaching From the Old Testament.”
3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set Available on CD.

David Kelsey, Taylor Lectures, “Some Meanings of Redemption”
3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

Charles E. Curran, Sorenson Lectures, “The Just War Theory Today.”
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Nancy Ammerman, Ensign Lecture, “Tabernacles in the Wilderness: Forming Communities of Faith in a Diverse and Changing World.” $12.00, Available on cassette only.

Kathryn Tanner, Pitt Lecture, “Incarnation and Atonement: A Feminist Reappraisal”, $12.00, Available on cassette only.


2002

J. Barrie Shepherd, Beecher Lectures, "Poetry, Parables and Preaching or Whatever Happened to Delight?"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Susan Garrett, Shaffer Lectures, "No Ordinary Angel: Jesus and the Angels in the Bible and Today"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

Ronald Sider, Sorensen Lecture, "Evaluating the Faith-Based Initiative: Is Charitable Choice Good Public Policy?" $12.00, Available on cassette only.

Sarah Coakley, Cheney Lecture, "The Woman at the Altar: Cosmological Disturbance or Gender Subversion?"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Paul F Bradshaw, Kavanagh Lecture, "Liturgy in the Absence of Hippolytus"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.


2001

David Bartlett, Beecher Lectures, "What's Good About This News" 3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Nicholas Wolterstorff, Taylor Lectures, "The Place of Religion in a Secular University"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

Margaret Farley and Thomas Duffy, Ensign/Sorenson Lecture 2001
2 Lectures $12.00 each , Available on cassette only.

Lamin Sanneh, Bainton Lecture, "Antislavery for the Love of God: New Haven and the Campaign for Africa"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Bryan Spinks, Pitt Lecture, "Berkeley, Liturgical Scholars and the Liturgical Movement" $12.00, Available on cassette only.

John Baldovin, Kavanagh Lecture
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

James Gustafson and others, Dedication of the Niebuhr Hall, "Christ & Culture: An Appreciative Interpretation"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.


2000

Barbara Lundblad, Beecher Lectures, "Marking Time: Stories Remembered at the River's Edge"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD

J Louis Martyn, Shaffer Lectures, "Inviting Paul into the Current Theological Discussion"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Stanley Hauerwas, Sorenson Lecture, "Enduring"
$12.00, Available on CD.

Carol Newsom, Chisholm Lecture, "Angelic & Human Desire & the Origin of Evil:1 Enoch 6-16 in Conversation with Genesis 2-3"
$12.00, Available on CD.

Barbara Newman, Bainton Lecture, "Seeing, Imagining, Believing: Adventures in Visionary Theology"
$12.00, Available on CD.

Victoria Matthews, Cheney Lecture
$12.00, Available on CD.

Emilie Townes, Bartlett Lecture, "Growing Like Topsy"
$12.00, Available on CD.

Marie Fortune, Ensign Lecture, "This is Not About You: The Challenge of Ministry & Boundaries"
$12.00, Available on CD.


1999


Richard Lischer, Beecher Lectures, "The End of Words: Preaching the Gospel in a World Come of Age"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

David Tracy, Taylor Lectures, "God: Incomprehensible or Hidden"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

Dolores S. Williams, Sorenson Lecture, "Is Liberation Enough: Beyond the Temple Door There Is No Promised Land"
$12.00, Available on CD.

Donald Gray, Pitt Lecture, "450 Years of the Book of Common Prayer in the Parish"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Ian Barbour, Templeton Lecture, "Science, Technology, & the Christian Tradition"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.


1998

Peter J. Gomes, Beecher Lectures, "The Texture of Biblical Preaching: Songs, Letters & Stories"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Abraham Malherbe, Shaffer Lectures, " Christology in Context: The Pastoral Epistles"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

Frank M. Turner, Bainton Lecture, "John Henry Newman, E.B. Pusey, and the Commerce of Religion inThe Oxford Movement"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Jean Bethke Elshtain, Ensign Lecture, "The Sin of Pride and the Triumph of Economics"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Stephen Platten, Cheney Lecture, "Lambeth 1998: Can Anglicanism Survive?"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.


1997

Barbara Brown Taylor, Beecher Lectures, "Famine in the Land: Homiletical Restraint and the Silence of God"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Mark Dyer, Pitt Lecture, "Lambeth & the Future of the Anglican Communion"
$12.00, Available on CD.

Jurgen Moltmann, Taylor Lectures, "What is Theology?"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Helen Prejean, CSJ, Ensign Lecture, "Dead Man Walking - The Journey"
$12.00, Available on CD.

Harold Hongju Koh, Bartlett Lecture,"How is International Human Rights Law Enforced?"
$12.00, Available on CD.

Albert Raboteau, Bainton Lecture, "In Search of Common Ground: Howard Thurman and Religious Community"
$12.00, Available on CD.

James Childress, Sorensen Lecture, "Religion and Public Policy: The Controversy About
Human Cloning"
$12.00, Available on CD.


1996

David G. Buttrick, Beecher Lectures, "The New and the Now: Speaking of God's New Order"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Mercy Amba Oduyoye, Ensign Lecture, "Religious Issues in the Creative Writings of West African Women"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

N. T. Wright, Shaffer Lectures, "The Resurrection of the Messiah"

3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

Brevard S. Childs, Cheney Lecture, "Interpreting the Bible in the Midst of Cultural Change"

$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Robert A Burt, Bartlett Lecture, "Reconciling with Injustice"

$12.00, Available on cassette only.


1995

Robert Bellah, Bainton Lecture, "Religious Pluralism & Religious Truth"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

James M. Gustafson, Sorenson Lecture, "Making Theology Intelligible: An Interpretation of H. Richard Niebuhr"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Morna Hooker, Shaffer Lectures, "Mighty in Deed & Word"
3 lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

David Little, Bartlett Lecture, "Tolerating Intolerance:Some Reflections on Freedom of Religion as a Human Right"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Ann B. Ulanov, Cheney Lecture, "Destructiveness & the Spiritual Life"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Peggy B. Way, Beecher Lectures, "Pastoral Epistemology: Method Metaphor Metatheology"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Harry Baker Adams, Beecher Lectures, "Preaching: The Burden & the Joy"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on CD.

Lisa Sowle Cahill, Bartlett Lecture , "The Family: A Christian Perspective"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Gordon D. Kaufman, Taylor Lecture,"Christian Theology in Our Pluralistic World"
3 Lectures $12.00 each, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

William F. May, Ensign Lecture,"Money & the Professions: Medicine, Law, & the Ministry"

$12.00, Available on cassette only.

Margaret R. Miles, Bainton Lecture, "Human Community & Responsibility: Living Beings & Rational Minds in Augustine's Debate with the Manicheans"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.


1994

Walter J. Burghardt, S.J., Beecher Lecturess, "The Christian Pulpit & Social Justice"
2 lectures $12.00 each, $21.00 set, Available on CD.

Sally McFague, Taylor Lectures, " Christianity & Postmodern Science"
3 lectures $12.00 ea, $36.00 set, Available on cassette only.

Mark A. Noll, Bartlett Lecture, "The Theological Puzzle of the Civil War"
$12.00, Available on cassette only.