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Dr. Charles Raith II

John Brown University

Charles Raith II, Ph.D. is Director of the Paradosis Center for Theology and Scripture and currently holds the J. Vernon McGee Chair of Biblical Studies and is Assistant Professor of Religion and Philosophy at John Brown University. He academic interests include historical theology from the high-Middles Ages to the early Reformation era, theological interpretation of scripture, and modern ecumenism. He has articles in numerous journals, including Pro Ecclesia, International Journal of Systematic Theology, Logos, Calvin Theological Journal, Journal for the Theological Interpretation of Scripture, amongst other. His books include Aquinas and Calvin on Romans: God’s Justification and Our Participation (Oxford University Press, 2014), After Merit: John Calvin’s Theology of Works and Reward (Vendenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2016), Ecumenism: A Guide for the Perplexed (Continuum, 2017; with R. David Nelson), and The Gospel of John: Theological-Ecumenical Readings (edited volume, Cascade, 2017).