Writings

This is an archive of Tom's writings, published and unpublished.

Story Journey - An Invitation to the Gospel as Storytelling
© 1988 by Thomas E. Boomershine
All Rights Reserved
For the accompanying sound recordings, click here.

Introduction, Preface, and Acknowledgements
Beginnings
Chapter 1 - Birth
Chapter 2 - Baptism
Chapter 3 - Healing a Paralytic
Chapter 4 - The Prodigal Son
Chapter 5 - Walking on Water
Chapter 6 - A Syro-Phoenician Woman
Chapter 7- Bartimaeus
Chapter 8 - The Last Supper
Chapter 9 - Crucifixion
Chapter 10 - Resurrection
Endings
Appendix - Narrative Analysis Worksheet
Works Cited and Bibliography

Biblical Storytelling

Biblical Storytelling: Introduction
Biblical Storytelling: Chapter III
Biblical Storytelling: Part III
Biblical Storytelling: Chapter VII
Biblical Storytelling: Chapter VIII
Advent Journey
- Published in Story Journey Sound Recording: An Invitation to the Gospels as Storytelling. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1989.
Biblical Storytelling and Electronic Media
- Published in APCE Advocate. Volume 6, No. 3. 1981.
Telling the Gospel
- Published in The Journal of Biblical Storytelling: The Journal of the Network of Biblical Storytellers, 1990: Volume 2 Number 1.
Digital Biblical Storytelling: Calling or Contradiction? - Published in The Biblical Storyteller, January/February 2003 Issue (Volume 21, No. 1).

Media and the Church in the Digital Age

Lecture at the Ohio School of Ministry (August 1981)
Paradigm Shifts, Jesus Christ of Nazareth, and the Gospel in the Global Village

Media in Worship

The Media Failure of Religious Liberals
- Published in Out of Line: Imaginative Writings on Peace and Justice 1, no. 1 (1998).
The Polish Cavalry and Chrisitanity in Electronic Culture - Published in Journal of Theology (United Theological Seminary) 99 (1995): 90-102.

New Testament Scholarship

Epistemology at the Turn of the Ages - Published in Apocalyptic and the New Testament: Essays in Honor of J. Louis Martyn, edited by Joel Marcus and Marion L. Soards, 147-67. Sheffield, England: Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Press, 1989.
Jesus of Nazareth and the Ancient Watershed of Orality and Literacy
- Published in Semeia 65 (1994): 7-36.
Mark 16:8 and the Apostolic Commission
- Published in the Journal of Biblical Literature 100, no. Je (1981): 225-39.
Narrative Technique of Mark 16:8
- Published in the Journal of Biblical Literature 100, no. Je (1981): 213-23.
The Reemergence of Biblical Narrative

History of Biblical Interpretation

A History of Biblical Narration
Continuity and Change in the Communication of the Gospels

A Sketch of Christianity in Ancient and Modern Media
- Published as an Unda-USA White Paper - Fall 1985.
Biblical Megatrends
- Published in American Bible Society Symposium Papers on the Bible in the Twenty-First Century, 209-30. Philadelphia: Trinity Press International, 1993. Click here for Bruce Benson's review of this article.

Church History

Ethnicity and the EUB/Methodist Union

Bible in Digital Culture

From Visions to Video: Revelation as a Case Study for a New Paradigm for Biblical Study
The Reemergence of Biblical Narrative

The Sound of Biblical Texts

Mel, Go To Seminary, Please
- Published in Journal of Theology (United Theological Seminary) 109, no. Summer 2005 (2005): 17-30.
A New Paradigm for Interpreting the Bible on TV
- Published in Changing Channels: The Church and the Television Revolution, edited by Tyron Inbody, 61-76. Dayton, Ohio: Whaleprints, 1990.

Peace and Non-Violence

Demons, Dogs, and Peacemaking - Published in "The Earlhamite" Magazine of Earlham College, Volume 108, Number 3, Summer 1988.

 

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