If the increasing number of book titles and Web sites devoted to the subject is any indication, discourse about religion and film has grown markedly in recent years. Many conservative church folk remain suspicious of Hollywood, saving their applause for the occasional epic on the life of Jesus.
One With God: Salvation as Deification and Justification
The Role of Justification in Contemporary Theology
Mark C. Mattes
Justification: What's at Stake in the Current Debates?
Mark Husbands and Daniel Treier, eds.
Christ Present in Faith: Luther's View of Justification
In 1996, shortly before his death, John Howard Yoder grouped ten essays based on papers he had written in the preceding three decades into what he called the “Shalom Desktop Packet.” The collection circulated among Yoder’s wide circle of colleagues and conversation partners, then was made available online.