Books for Christian Ministry Department

(Counselling and Christian Education)

  1. Bowen, Roger. Ed.,  A Guide To Preaching. Delhi: ISPCK, 2011.
  2. Carkhuff Robert. Art of Helping. Amherst: Human Resource Development Press, 2000.
  3. Collins, Lina M., ed. Rethinking Pastoral Care. London: Routledge, 1999.
  4. Deborah Van Deusen. Theology and Pastoral Counselling. A New Inter Disciplinary Approach. Grand Rapids: William Eerdmans, 1995.
  5. Gerald Corey. Theory and Practice of Counseling  and Psychotherapy. Belmont: Brooks/Cole, 2012
  6. Gordon Lynch. Clinical Counselling in Pastoral Settings. London: Routledge, 1999
  7. Jon Carlson. Shannon B. Dermer. The Sage Encyclopaedia of Marriage. Family and couples counseling. London: Sage Publications, 2017.
  8. Linda Mather. Introduction to Counselling Skills and Theories. Create Space Pub, 2014
  9. Matthew Ethrington . Foundations of Education. A Christian Vision. Oregon: WIPF & STOCK, 2014.
  10. Neil Pembroke. Foundations in Pastoral Counselling. London: SCM Press, 2017
  11. Neil Pembroke. Renewing Pastoral Practice. London: Routledge, 2016.
  12. Nelson-Jones. Introduction to Counselling Skills. London: Sage Publications. 2005.
  13. Richard Daydinger. International Perspectives of Pastoral Counselling. London: Routledge, 2013.
  14. Robert W. Pazimano. God our Teacher: Theological Basis in Christian Education. Oregon: WIPf & Stock, 2016
  15. Salvador Minuchen. Families and Family Therapy. London :Routledge, 2010.
  16. Michael J. Scott & Stephen G. Stradling,  Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, (Third Edition), London/New Delhi, SAGE Publications, 2006

Department of Religions

  1. Brodbeck, Simon, Brian Black. Gender and Narrative in the Mahabharata. New York: Routledge, 2007.
  2. Krishna, Nanditha. Hinduism And Nature. New Delhi: Penguin Books, 2017.
  3. Kakar, Sudir. The Analyst and the Mystic. New Delhi: Penguin Books, 2018.
  4. Macaulife, Max Arthur. The Sikh Religion Vol 1-6. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013.
  5. Bhattacharya, Jogendra Nath, Hindu Castes and Sects. New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt Ltd, 2017.
  6. Ghosh, Shyam. Original Yoga. New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt Ltd, 2017.
  7. Doniger, Wendy, The Hindus: An Alternative History. New York: Penguin Press, 2010.
  8. Field, Dorthy. The Religion of the Sikhs. New York: Forgotten Books, 2018.
  9. Paniker, Agustin. Jainism: History, Society, Philosophy and Practice. New Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 2010.
  10. Cesari, Jocelyne and José Casanova, eds. Islam, Gender, and Democracy in Comparative Perspective. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017.
  11. Philip K. Hitti , History of the Arabs,
  12. Muhammad Ibn Ismail Bukhari, The English Translation of Sahih Al Bukhari, With the Arabic
  13.  Muhammad Muhsin Khan, Text
  14. Muhammad Farooq-i-Azam Malik, Al-Qur'an, the Guidance for Mankind - English
  15. Fazlur Rahman, Major Themes of the Qur’an Book 
  16. Kuldip Salil, Best of Iqbal  
  17. S. R. Sharma, Life And Works Of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan
  18. Mohammad Mujeeb, The Indian Muslims Book
  19. Idries Shah, The Way of the Sufi Book  
  20. Mir Sajjad Ali, Islam And Indian Muslims

Department of New Testament

  1. R. B. Jamieson, Jesus' Death and Heavenly Offering in Hebrews (Cambridge university press, 2019).
  2. Dany Christopher, The Appropriation of Passover in Luke-Acts (Mohr Siebeck, 2018).
  3. Richard A. Burridge, What are the Gospels.
  4. Nicholas Perrin, Jesus the Temple (SPCK, 2010).
  5. Mark E. Moore, Kenotic Politics: The Reconfiguration of Power in Jesus' Political Praxis (T&T Clark, 2013).
  6. Larry W. Hurtado and Paul W. Owen, 'Who is This Son of Man?' The Latest Scholarship on a Puzzling Expression of the Historical Jesus (T&T Clark, 2012).
  7. Helen Bond, The Historical Jesus: A Guide for the Perplexed (T&T Clark, 2012).
  8. Verlyn Verbrugge, Paul and Money: A Biblical and Theological Analysis of the Apostle's Teachings and Practices.
  9. C. Marvin Pate, Apostle of the Last Days: The Life, Letters and Theology of Paul (Kregel Academic, 2013).
  10. Elaine Pagels, Revelations: Visions, Prophecy and Politics in the Book of Revelation (Penguine Books, 2016).

Department of Communication

  1. John C. Reinard,  Foundation of  Argument : Effective Communication for Critical Thinking (Dinge, IA : Brown U Benchmark), 1991.
  2. Arthur Asa Berger,  Naratives in popular culture, media and everyday life  (London : sage publications, 1997).
  3. Evertt Rogers, Communication Technology, (New York :Free press, 1986).
  4. Nicolas Negroponte, Being Digital, New York: Knopf,  1995.
  5. Delia, j. G.,  O'Keefe B. j.,  & O'Keefe,  D. J.,  The Constructivist Approach to Communication, New York : Harper &Row, 1982.
  6. S. R. Hiltz and M. Turoff, The Network Nation: Human Communication via Computer,  MA: Addison Wesley.
  7. Johansen, Vallee, and Spengler, Electronic Meetings: Technical Alternatives and social choices,  MA : Addison Wesley, 1976.
  8. Murray,  D. E.,  Conversation for Action :The Computer Terminal as Medium of Communication, Amsterdam, 1991.
  9. Brian Loader, Cyberspace Divide, London: New York, Routledge,1998.

Department of Theology

  1. Beattie, Tina. God's Mother, Eve's Advocate: A Marian Narrative of Women's Salvation. London and New York, 2002
  2. Isherwood, Lisa, and Elizabeth Stuart. Introducing Body Theology. Sheffield, U.K., 1998.
  3. Johnson, Elizabeth A. She Who Is: The Mystery of God in Feminist Theological Discourse. New York, 1992. 
  4. Letty M Russel, Household of Freedom and Church in Round, 1993
  5. Veli-Matti Karkkainen, Christology from Africa, Asia, and Latin America, 2010
  6. Veli-Matti Karkkainen, Pneumatology: The Holy Spirit in Ecumenical, International, and Contextual Perspective
  7. James F, Cone, A Black Theology of Liberation, 1970
  8. James F. Cone & Gayraud Wilmore, eds., Black Theology
  9. Ada Maria Isasi-Diaz, En la lucha: A Hispanic Women’s Liberation Theology, 1993.
  10. Holder, Arthur G., ed. The Blackwell Companion to Christian Spirituality. Malden, MA: Wiley Blackwell, 2005.
  11. Graham Ward, ed., The Postmodern God (Oxford: Blackwell, 1997)
  12. Ada María Isasi-Diaz, Mujerista Theology: A Theology for the 21st Century (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1996
  13. Allan Boesak, Farewell To Innocence: A Socio-Ethical Study on Black Theology and Power, Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1978
  14.  Charles Villa-Vicencio, A Theology of Reconstruction: Nation-Building and Human Rights, Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1992)
  15. Kwok Pui-Lan, Postcolonial Imagination and Feminist Theology (London: SCM Press, 2005).
  16. Anderson, Gerald H. Ed, Asian Voices in Christian Theology, (Maryknoll, Orbis Books, 1976
  17. Avia, Charles, Ed., Peasant Theology, Bangkok, Thailand: World Student Christian Federation Asia, 1976
  18. Wilfred, Felix Ed. The Oxford Handbook of Christianity in Asia, 2014
  19. Parratt, Joh. An Introduction to Third World Theologies. 2004
  20. Sugirtharajah, R.S. The Bible and the Third World: Precolonial, Colonial and Postcolonial Encounters, 2015
  21. Frederic William Westaway, Science and Theology; Their Common Aims and Methods, 2016
  22. David J Hesselgrave, Edward Rommen, Contextualization: Meanings, Methods, and Models, 2013
  23. Stephen B Bevans, Models of Contextual Theology (Faith and Cultures Series), 2002

List of Old Testament Books  

  1. Ada Rapoport-Albert, Gillian Greenberg, Ada Raoioirt-Albert, Biblical Hebrew, Biblical Texts: Essays in Memory of Michael P. Weitzman (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Supplement Series, 333)
  2. Alice A. Keefe, Woman's Body and the Social Body in Hosea 1-2 (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Supplement Series, 338)
  3. Batto, Bernard F. In the Beginning: Essays on Creation Motifs in the Ancient Near East and the Bible. Siphrut: Literature and Theology of the Hebrew Bible, 9. Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2013.
  4. Ben C. Ollenburger, Zion, the City of the Great King: A Theological Symbol of the Jerusalem Cult (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Supplement Series, No 41)
  5. Carl E. Armerding, The Old Testament and Criticism
  6. Cook, John A. and Robert D. Holmstedt. Beginning Biblical Hebrew: A Grammar and Illustrated Reader. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. 2013.
  7. Cooley, Jeffrey L. Poetic Astronomy in the Ancient Near East: The Reflexes of Celestial Science in Ancient Mesopotamian, Ugaritic, and Israelite Narrative. HACL 5. Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2013.
  8. David W. Baker, Bill T. Arnold, The Face of Old Testament Studies: A Survey of Contemporary Approaches
  9. Donahue, SJ, John R. Seek Justice That You May Live: Reflections and Resources on the Bible and Social Justice. New York/Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press, 2014.
  10. Edwin Hatch, Henry A Redpath, A Concordance to the Septuagint: And the Other Greek Versions of the Old Testament (Including the Apocryphal Books). Vol. 1. A-I and all other Volumes as well.
  11. Elizabeth Boase, The Fulfilment of Doom?: The Dialogic Interaction between the Book of Lamentations and the Pre-Exilic Early Exilic Prophetic Literature (The Library of Hebrew Bible - Old Testament Studies)
  12. Ernst Wurthwein, The Text of the Old Testament: An Introduction to the Biblia Hebraica
  13. Eugene E. Carpenter, Biblical Itinerary: In Search of Method, Form and Content. Essays in Honor of George W. Coats (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament)
  14. Frechette, Christopher G. Mesopotamian Ritual-prayers of "Hand-lifting" (Akkadian Šuillas): An Investigation of Function in Light of the Idiomatic Meaning of the Rubric. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 379. Münster: Ugarit-Verlag, 2012.
  15. Grant, Deena E. Divine Anger in the Hebrew Bible. CBQMS 52. Washington, DC: Catholic Biblical Association, 2014.
  16. H. W. F. Gesenius, Samuel Prideaux Tregelles, Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Lexicon to the Old Testament.
  17. Horst Dietrich Preuss, Old Testament Theology: 1 and 2 (Old Testament Library)
  18. Irudayaraj, Dominic S. Violence, Otherness and Identity in Isaiah 63:1-6; The Trampling One Coming from Edom. London: T&T Clark, 2017.
  19. J. W. Rogerson, M. Daniel Carroll R., Theory And Practice In Old Testament Ethics
  20. Jason S. Bray, Sacred Dan: Religious Tradition and Cultic Practice in Judges 17-18 (Library of Hebrew Bible Old Testament Studies)
  21. John L. Thompson, Writing the Wrongs: Women of the Old Testament among Biblical Commentators from Philo through the Reformation
  22. John W. Rogerson, Margaret Davies, M. Daniel Carroll (eds.) The Bible in Ethics: The Second Sheffield Colloquium (The Library of Hebrew Bible Old Testament Studies)
  23. Lesleigh Cushing Stahlberg, Sustaining Fictions: Intertextuality, Midrash, Translation, and the Literary Afterlife of the Bible (Library of Hebrew Bible - Old Testament Studies)
  24. Lori L. Rowlett, Joshua and the Rhetoric of Violence: A New Historicist Analysis (The Library of Hebrew Bible - Old Testament Studies)
  25. Magne Sæbø (editor), Hebrew Bible. Old Testament: The History of Its Interpretation. Volume 3/1: The Nineteenth Century. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2013
  26. Mark W. Chavalas, Mesopotamia and the Bible (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament)
  27. Martin Ravndal Hauge, Between Sheol and Temple: Motif Structure and Function in the I-Psalms (The Library of Hebrew Bible - Old Testament Studies)
  28. McLaughlin, John L. An Introduction to Israel’s Wisdom Traditions. Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2018.
  29. Megan Bishop Moore, Philosophy and Practice in Writing a History of Ancient Israel (The Library of Hebrew Bible - Old Testament Studies)
  30. Michael D. Goulder, Psalms of the Return, Psalms 107-150: Studies in the Psalter, IV Library Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies.
  31. Monk by Michelle DeRusha, Katharina and Martin Luther: The Radical Marriage of a Runaway Nun and a Renegade.
  32. Naveros Córdova, Nélida. Philo of Alexandria's Ethical Discourse: Living in the Power of Piety. New York: Lexington Books/Fortress Academic, 2018.
  33. Nyland, A., The Book of Jubilees (The Little Genesis, the Apocalypse of Moses) Old Testament / Apocrypha / Pseudepigrapha.
  34. R. W. L. Moberly, The Theology of the Book of Genesis (Old Testament Theology)
  35. Roland Boer, Tracking the Tribes of Yahweh: On the Trail of a Classic (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament Supplement 351)
  36. Sandy D. Brent, Ronald L. Giese, Cracking Old Testament Codes: A Guide to Interpreting the Literary Genres of the Old Testament
  37. Sigmund Wagner-Tsukamoto, Is God an Economist?: An Institutional Economic Reconstruction of the Old Testament (Studies in European Culture/His)
  38. Silvia Schroer, Sophia Bietenhard, Feminist Interpretation Of The Bible (The Library of Hebrew Bible - Old Testament Studies)
  39. Smith, Mark S., The Genesis of Good and Evil: The Fall(out) and Original Sin in the Bible. Lousville, KY: Westminster John Knox, 2019.
  40. Tilde Binger, Asherah: Goddesses in Ugarit, Israel & the Old Testament
  41. Udoekpo, Mchael Ufok. Israel's Prophets and the Prophetic Effect of Pope Francis: A Pastoral Companion. Eugene, Oregon: Wipf & Stock, 2018.
  42. Udoekpo, Michael Ufok. Rethinking The Prophetic Critique of Worship in Amos 5 For Contemporary Nigeria and the USA. Eugene, Oregon: Pickwick, 2017.
  43. Victor H. Matthews, Victor H. Matthews, Bernard M. Levinson, Tikva Frymer-Kensky, Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament. Supplement Series. Supplement Series, 262)
  44. Walter Brueggemann, The Theology of the Book of Jeremiah (Old Testament Theology)
  45. Willem A. VanGemeren, Guide to Old Testament Theology and Exegesis,
  46. Bruce Waltke, An Old Testament Theology: An Exegetical, Canonical, and Thematic Approach (Zondervan) 2007.
  47. Hanna Tervanotko, Denying Her Voice: The Figure of Miriam in Ancient Jewish Literature, Vandenhock and Ruprecht,  2016.
  48. David Powlison, Making All Things New: Restoring Joy to the Sexually Broken.
  49. Robert Alter, The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary (Vol. Three-Volume Set) 2018
  50. Michael Card, Inexpressible: Hesed and the Mystery of God's Lovingkindness, 2018
  51. Geza Vermes, The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English: Seventh Edition (Penguin Classics) 2012
  52. Jessica Curiel Twelve Tribes of Israel, Rose Publishing, 2014
  53. Department of History of Christianity
  54. Kwok Pui-Lan, Jeorg Rieger (eds.), Empire and The Christian Tradition: New Readings of Classical Theologians, Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.
  55. Ranajit Guha (ed.), Subaltern Studies: Writings on South Asian History and Society (10 Volume Set), Delhi:OUP, 1999.
  56. Jeorg Rieger, Opting for the Margins: Postmodernity and Liberation in Christian Theology, New York: OUP, 2003.
  57. Jeorg Rieger, Christ & Empire: From Paul to Postcolonial Times, Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.
  58. Thomas Sizgorich, Violence and Belief in Late Antiquity: Militant Devotion in Christianity and Islam, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.
  59. Lalsangkima Pachuau, World Christianity: A Historical and Theological Introduction, Nashville: Abingdon Press, 2018.
  60. Jonathan Y. Tan and Anh Q. Tran, World Christianity: Perspectives and Insights, New York: Orbis Books, 2016.
  61. Timothy C. Tennent, Theology in the Context of World Christianity: How the Global Church Is Influencing the Way We Think about and Discuss Theology, Michigan: Zondervan, 2007.
  62. Dana L. Robert, Christian Mission: How Christianity Became a World Religion, West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
  63. Coleman A. Baker, Israel and Empire: A Postcolonial History of Israel and Early Judaism, London and New York: Bloomsbury, 2015.
  64. Philip Jenkins, The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity, New York: OUP, 2011.
  65. Dipesh Chakravarthy, Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2000.
  66. Homi Bhabha, The Location of Culture, London and New York: Routledge, 1994.
  67. Aime Cesaire, Discourse on Colonialism, New York: Monthly Review Press, 2000.
  68. Partha Chatterjee, The Nation and its Fragments: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1993.
  69. Gyanendra Pandey, Subaltern Citizens and their Histories, New York: Routledge, 2010.

Department of History of Christianity

  1. Kwok Pui-Lan, Jeorg Rieger (eds.), Empire and The Christian Tradition: New Readings of Classical Theologians, Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.
  2. Ranajit Guha (ed.), Subaltern Studies: Writings on South Asian History and Society (10 Volume Set), Delhi:OUP, 1999.
  3. Jeorg Rieger, Opting for the Margins: Postmodernity and Liberation in Christian Theology, New York: OUP, 2003.
  4. Jeorg Rieger, Christ & Empire: From Paul to Postcolonial Times, Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.
  5. Thomas Sizgorich, Violence and Belief in Late Antiquity: Militant Devotion in Christianity and Islam, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.
  6. Lalsangkima Pachuau, World Christianity: A Historical and Theological Introduction, Nashville: Abingdon Press, 2018.
  7. Jonathan Y. Tan and Anh Q. Tran, World Christianity: Perspectives and Insights, New York: Orbis Books, 2016.
  8. Timothy C. Tennent, Theology in the Context of World Christianity: How the Global Church Is Influencing the Way We Think about and Discuss Theology, Michigan: Zondervan, 2007.
  9. Dana L. Robert, Christian Mission: How Christianity Became a World Religion, West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
  10. Coleman A. Baker, Israel and Empire: A Postcolonial History of Israel and Early Judaism, London and New York: Bloomsbury, 2015.
  11.  Philip Jenkins, The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity, New York: OUP, 2011. Dipesh Chakravarthy, Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2000.
  12. Homi Bhabha, The Location of Culture, London and New York: Routledge, 1994.
  13. Aime Cesaire, Discourse on Colonialism, New York: Monthly Review Press, 2000.
  14. Partha Chatterjee, The Nation and its Fragments: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1993.
  15. Gyanendra Pandey, Subaltern Citizens and their Histories, New York: Routledge, 2010

Department of Missiology

  1. Anderson, Alan and Walter Hollenweger, eds. Pentecostals after a Century: global Perspectives on a Movement in Transition, Sheffield: SAP, 1999
  2. George P.T., Missionary Pragmatism: No People to God’s People, Delhi: ISPCK, 2012
  3. Bevans, Stephen B. Models of Contextual Theology, New York, Orbis Books,1992
  4. Brennan ,John Patrick. Christian Mission in a Pluralistic World, Bombay, St.Pauls, 1990
  5. Jenkins Philip, The New faces of Christianity: Believing the Bible in the Global South, Oxford, OUP, 2006
  6. Jenkins Philip, The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity, New York, OUP, 2002
  7. Samuel, Simon and PV Joseph, eds., Remapping Mission Discourse. Dehradun, NTC?ISPCK,2007
  8. Shaull, Richard and Waldo Cesar. Pentecostalism and the Future of the Christian Churches: Promises, Limitation, Challenges.Grand Rapids: Eerdmans,2000
  9. Tennent ,T. Theology in the Context of World Christianity: How the Global Church id influencing the way we think about and discuss theology, Grand Rapids: Zondervan,2007
  10. Thomas, Jacob. From Lausanne to Manila: Evangelical Social Thought: Models of Mission and the Social Relevance of the Gospel. Delhi: ISPCK,2003
  11. Bassham Roger C. Mission Theology 1948-1975: Years of Worldwide Creative Tension, Ecumenical, Evangelical and Roman Catholic. Pasadena: William Carey Library, 1979
  12. Kim Kristeen, Mission in the Spirit. Delhi, ISPCK,2003
  13. Pickett J Waskom. Christian mass Movements in India.New York: Abingdon,1993
  14. Pobee,John and Ositelu,Gabriel. African Initiatives in Christianity.Geneva:WCC,1998
  15. Sanneh Lamin, Encountering the West: Christianity and the Global Cultural Process. London: Marshall Pickering, 1993
  16. Song, Choan-Seng. Christian Mission in Reconstruction: An Asian Analysis. New York, Orbis Books,1977
  17. Thorogood, Bernard, ed. Gales of Change: Responding to a Shifting Missionary Context. Geneva: WCC,1994
  18. Valiamangalam,Joseph. Community in Mission: Mission Consciousness of Christian Communities: A Contextual Missiological Study. Delhi: ISPCK,2009