Philip Turner

Philip Turner is an Episcopal priest and former professor of Christian ethics at the General Theological Seminary in New York and dean of Berkeley Divinity School at Yale University. He is the author of The Crisis of Moral Teaching in the Episcopal Church and Christian Ethics and the Church: Ecclesial Foundations for Moral Thought and Practice (BakerAcademic, 2015).


Volume 134

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Guests on Volume 134: Chris Armstrong, on what C. S. Lewis knew (and we need to know) about the culture and faith of medieval Christianity; Grevel Lindop, on the unique poetic imagination of poet, novelist, and theologian Charles Williams, “the third Inkling”; Michael Martin, on how the experience of Beauty in Creation and art can enable an encounter with divine Wisdom; William T. Cavanaugh, on why Christians should think about economics theologically, not just as a science or an ethical discipline; Philip Turner, on why Christian ethics has the health of the Church at its center, not just personal obedience or social justice; Gisela Kreglinger, on wine, the culture of wine, and the superabundant goodness of God made manifest in the gift of wine.