Prof. Michael WelkerSenior Professor of Systematic Theology, Director of the Research Center for International and Interdisciplinary Theology (FIIT)

    Research Profile

    Pneumatology and Trinitarian Theology

    Law and Gospel

    Theology and Science Dialogue (particularly on Anthropology)

    Legal and Theological Dogmatics

    Systematic and Biblical Theology

    Religion and Civil Societies

    Teaching Profile

    Compact Seminars with advanced students and doctoral students.

    Selected Publications

    God the Spirit, Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1994; German 1992, 6th ed. 2015; Italian and Korean 1995; Japanese 2007; Portuguese 2010; Hungarian and Chinese translations in preparation.

    Creation and Reality, The Princeton Warfield Lectures, Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1999; German 1995; Hungarian 2007.

    What Happens in Holy Communion?, Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000; German 1999, 4th ed. 2012; Korean 2000; Norwegian 2003; Italian 2004; Croatian 2006; Hungarian 2013; Chinese forthcoming.

    Ed. with John Polkinghorne, The End of the World and the Ends of God: Science and Theology on Eschatology, Harrisburg: Trinity, 2000; Korean 2002; Chinese 2010.

    Ed., The Work of the Spirit: Pneumatology and Pentecostalism, Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2006.

    The Theology and Science Dialogue: What Can Theology Contribute? The Yale Taylor Lectures, Theologische Anstösse 3, Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener, 2012.

    Ed., The Spirit in Creation and New Creation: Science and Theology in Western and Orthodox Realms, Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2012; Russian 2013.

    Ed. with Francis Schüssler Fiorenza and Klaus Tanner, Political Theology: Contemporary Challenges and Future Directions, Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2013; German 2012; Chinese 2014.

    God the Revealed: Christology, Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2013; German: Gottes Offenbarung: Christologie, Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 1st and 2nd ed. 2012; Korean 2015.

    Ed. with Gregor Etzelmüller, Concepts of Law in Science, Legal Studies, and Theology, Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2013.

    Ed. with Jürgen von Hagen, Money as God? The Monetization of the Market and its Impact on Religion, Politics, Law, and Ethics, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014.

    Ed., The Depth of the Human Person: A Multidisciplinary Approach, Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2014.



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