Elmer M. Colyer

Elmer M. Colyer is a professor of historical theology and the Stanley Professor of Wesley Studies at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary. He is a member of the Society of John Wesley Fellows and co-vice-president of the Christian Theological Research Fellowship. He earned his Ph.D. from Boston College, his M.Div. from the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, and his B.S. from the University of Wisconsin.


Volume 53

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Guests on Volume 53: Lawrence Adams, on the possibilities of religious pluralism in Islamic views of state and society; Dana Gioia, on the craft, popularity, and significance of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; Elmer M. Colyer, on theologian Thomas F. Torrance's understanding of the Incarnation; R. A. Herrera, on how the Christian view of Creation and Incarnation shapes an understanding of history; Margaret Visser, on learning to recognize the deep meaning in the design of Christian churches; and Joseph Pearce, on Tolkien's other writings and on his view of myth and story.