DIVINITY SCHOOL

FACULTY ACTIVITIES REPORT

FOR JULY 1, 2006 TO JUNE 30, 2007

 

I.    Publications, Performances, Exhibits

II.  Papers and Presentations

III. Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

IV. External Grants Received

V.  Awards for Distinguished Teaching, Research, or Professional Activities

 

 

 

    I       Publications, Performances, Exhibits:

 

Crainshaw, Jill Y.

 

Keep the Call: Leading the Congregation without Losing Your Soul  (Abingdon)

 

“Living the Feast: Liturgical Etiquette for Beulah’s Table,” Liturgy: Journal of the

Liturgical Conference, 22 (January-March 2007): 19-26.

 

“They Spin with Their Hands; They Open their Hands to the Needy:” Women’s Ordination Liturgies Shaping Priestly Communities,” Call to Worship 40 (2006): 15-24.

 

“Leadership and Vocation,” Callings: A Journal for Leaders Who Nurture Vocation

2 (Spring 2007).

 

Leonard, Bill

 

Invitation To Romans, Abingdon Press, 2007; Text and Video.

 

"Baptist Beginnings in America" Baptist History and Heritage society, 2006

 

Tupper, E. Frank

 

“The Self-Limitation of God,” Perspectives in Religious Studies, Vol. 34, Number 2 (Summer 2007), 161-191

 

Walls, Neal

 

Book review of George Savran, Encountering the Divine, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly 69 (2007)

338-339.

 

Weber, Samuel F.

 

Chants for the Order of Mass, Proposed translation, 2006.  40 pp.  With Organ Accompaniment.

 

Chants for the Order of Mass, Proposed translation, 2006.  Audio recording.

 

The Mundelein Gradual.  Composed for the two summer sessions, The Liturgical Institute, University of Our Lady of the Lake, Mundelein, IL, 2006.  100 pp.  Congregation and cantor parts.

 

The Mundelein Psalter.  May 15, 2007.  Edited and composed for The Liturgical Institute, University of our Lady of the Lake, Mundelein, IL, 2206.  2000 pp.  Congregation and cantor parts.  Published and distributed by Liturgical Training Program. (LTP, Chicago IL).

 

The Propers of the Mass for Carmelite Feasts.  Congregation, cantor and organ parts.  50 pp.  Commissioned by the Carmelite Nuns of Wisconsin.

 

The Monastic Antiphonary.  Vols. 2 and 3.  2000 pp.  Congregation and cantor parts.  Commissioned by Saint Bernard Abbey, Cullman, AL.

 

The Monastic Psalter.  950 pp.  Congregation and cantor parts.  Commissioned by Saint Bernard Abbey, Cullman, AL

 

Mass and Divine Office.  The annual meeting of the Fellowship of Catholic Scholars (FCS), September, 2006.  20 pp.

 

 

 

  II.      Papers and Presentations Presented at Professional Meetings

 

Bailey, Douglass

 

Keynote Speaker at National Urban Ministry Conference: “The City of God for American

Cities,” Washington, D.C.

 

      Keynote Speaker for Moravian Church, Pre-Synod, Southern Province, USA

 

      Keynote Speaker for Philadelphia Urban Ministry Institute (PUMI), Philadelphia, PA

 

      Keynote Speaker for Presbyterian Urban Network (PUN), Portland, OR

 

      Keynote Speaker for Moravian Church Clergy Conference, Southern Province, USA

 

Lipsett, Diane

 

“Matthew’s Antitheses: Hyperbole and Its Ambiguous Surplus,” Conference paper, Society of Biblical Studies Annual Meeting, Washington DC, Nov 2006.

 

Weber, Samuel F.

 

“Teaching Children to Sing Gregorian Chant.  Annual Meeting of the Latin Mass Society, July, 2006.

 

“The Art of Cantilation.  Annual Meeting of the Fellowship of Catholic Scholars, September, 2006.

 

Lecture Series on Liturgical and Patristic Latin.  Monastery of Our Lady of Ephesus, Kansas City, MO, December, 2006.

 

Lecture Series on Gregorian Chant and the Divine Office.  Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, Archdiocese of Saint Louis, April, 2007.

 

“Chanting the Propers of the Mass.  Saint Luke the Evangelist Parish, Diocese of Raleigh, NC.  March, 2007.

 

“The Divine Office and Permanent Deacons.  Retreat given to the permanent Deacons of the Diocese of Charleston, SC.  January, 2007.

 

“Liturgical Reform and the Pontificate of Benedict XVI.  Study day conducted for the Priests of the Diocese of Charleston, SC.  February, 2007.

 

“The Rule of Saint Benedict in Contemporary Practice: The Congregation of Monte Oliveti Maggiore in the USA.”  Presented at the study week, Our Lady of Guadalupe Abbey, Pecos, New Mexico, April, 2007.

 

Workshop for Choir Directors.  Ave Maria College, Naples, FL, November, 2006.

Cantilation and the Contemporary Liturgical Practice.  Ave Maria College, Naples, FL, November 2007.

 

“The Missale Romanum 2003.  Ave Maria College, Naples, FL, November 2007.

“The Exsultet and Issues of Transation for the New Roman Missal.  Invited speaker for the meeting of the ICEL Bishops and translators, Mundelein, IL, July, 2006.

 

 

III.       Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

 

Bailey, Douglass

 

Workshop and Preaching; Centenary United Methodist Church, Winston-Salem, NC

(3 workshops)

 

Workshop and Preaching; Centenary United Methodist Church, Winston-Salem, NC

(2 Adult Forums)

 

Workshop and Preaching; Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of South Carolina;

Columbia, SC

 

Workshop and Preaching; St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, Winston-Salem, NC

 

Workshop and Preaching; St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Atlanta, GA

 

Workshop and Preaching; United Congregational Church, Bridgeport, CT

 

Workshop and Preaching; Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, Winston-Salem, NC

 

Workshop and Preaching; Emmanuel Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, NC

 

Workshop and Preaching; Pre-Synod Keynote Speaker, Southern Province,

Moravian Church, Winston-Salem, NC

 

Workshop and Preaching; Philadelphia Urban Ministry Institute (PUMI),

Philadelphia, PA

 

Workshop and Preaching; Presbyterian Urban Network (PUN), Portland, OR

 

Workshop and Preaching; Christ Episcopal Church, Charlotte, NC

 

Leonard, Bill

 

Editorial Board, Journal of Religion, Disability and Health

 

Steering Committee, International Conference on Baptist Studies

 

The Baptists’ Bible Project, Baylor University, grant funded by the Louisville Institute

for the Study of American Protestantism

 

Lipsett, Diane

 

Member, Editorial Board, Perspectives in Religious Studies, through 2006

 

Regional Coordinator, Southeast Region of the Society of Biblical Studies, term of office: 2003-2009

 

Member, Council of Regional Coordinators, Society of Biblical Studies, 2003-2009

 

Walls, Neal

 

Chair of “Israelite Religion in Its West Asian Environment” section for the Society of Biblical Literature through 2006

           

Co-chair of the Society of Biblical Literature consultation, “The Bible, Myth, and Myth Theory”

 

Weber, Samuel F.

 

Antiphon.  The Publication of the Society for Catholic Liturgy.  Editorial Board member.

 

Consultant for Liturgical Music and practice, Prince of Peace Church, Taylors, SC (2 weekend visits with meetings).

 

Consultant for Liturgy, Liturgical Music and practice, and the Rite of Christian Initiation,  Diocese of Charleston, SC, January to April, 2006.  Scholar in residence at the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist.

 

 

 IV.      External Grants Received

 

Bailey, Douglass

     

Topic:

Multicultural Immersion Course and Wake Forest University Divinity School

Agency:

Tudor-Jones

$ Requested:

$10,000

$  Funded:

$10,000

 

Crainshaw, Jill Y.

 

Topic:

Ministry and Developmental Disabilities

Agency:

Jessie Ball Dupont

$  Requested:

$50,000

$  Funded:

$50,000

 

Leonard, Bill

 

Topic:

Best Practices Training: African American Ministers

Agency:

Planning Grant/Jessie Ball DuPont Foundation

$  Requested:

$5000

$  Funded:

$5000

 

Topic:

Church and Ministry to persons with developmental disabilities

Agency:

Jessie Ball DuPont Foundation

$  Requested:

$50,000

$  Funded:

$50,000

 

Lipsett, Diane           

 

Topic:

 “The Rhetoric of Excess and Paradox in the Gospel of Matthew,”

 

Agency:

Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion

$  Requested:

$7000

$  Funded:

$7000

 

 

 

 

Walls, Neal

 

Topic:

Consultation on Strategies for Interfaith Education

Agency:

Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion

$  Requested:

$2340

$  Funded:

$2340

 

 

 

  V.      Awards for Distinguished Teaching, Research , or Professional Activities

 

Leonard, Bill

 

Hall of Honor, Paschal High School, Fort Worth, Texas—presented April 2007

W. O. Carver Distinguished Service Award—Baptist History and Heritage Society, presented June 2007