New JEC Launches at Gateway Seminary in 2018

The center, or JEC, will be affiliated with the Jonathan Edwards Center at Yale University in New Haven, Ct. An agreement between the two institutions was signed in October … The JEC at Gateway will be the third in the U.S., joining the one at Yale and one at Trinity International University in the Chicago…

The Jonathan Edwards Encyclopedia

An essential volume for Edwards lovers, The Jonathan Edwards Encyclopedia will prove to be indispensable for study of America’s theologian. A few days ago contributors started receiving their complimentary copies from Eerdmans Publishing Company. A quick scan of  Facebook’s  newsfeed revealed the excitement of many of the authors proudly holding their copies, sometimes opened to…

Jonathan Edwards, Continuous Creation and Christology

Volume 1 in A Series of Treatises on Jonathan Edwards JESociety Press is pleased to announce A Series of Treatises on Jonathan Edwards, an all new series given exclusively to the select publication of cutting-edge research related to America’s greatest theologian. The series provides authors with a venue for publishing original, concise, authoritative and peer-reviewed manuscripts….

Making The Visual Jonathan Edwards

My interest in visualizing Jonathan Edwards dates back over 10 years to a time when I began studying Edwards’ “Images of Divine Things” as a theologically rich devotional resource. I shared some of that backstory last year in an interview with Matthew Everhard. This past summer I met with Joey Cochran, Assistant Director of the…

Edwardseana, Fall 2017

The third annual issue of Edwardseana from the Edwards Center at TEDS is now available with great book reviews and events in the field of Jonathan Edwards Studies, including a feature story on JESociety (pp. 20–23). Download

Current State of The Miscellanies Project

The visualization below is a snapshot of the current state of The Miscellanies Project. The deep zoom image is a comprehensive network graph of selections made by the project contributors to date. To learn more go to http://www.jesociety.org/project/. Apply to be a Contributor Navigation: Click to zoom in. Click-drag to pan. Mouse wheel to zoom…

John H. Gerstner’s Interleaved Bible

Recently we received an interesting email regarding the late Edwardsean scholar and theologian Dr. John H. Gerstner: In the 1990’s my pastor, Dr. Carl Bogue, told me on at least two occasions of an interleaved Bible kept by the late Dr. John H. Gerstner. Evidently, it was a rather large Bible (unlike the JE interleaved…

Invitation for Contributors

Call for Submissions The Miscellanies Project is now inviting contributors. Participants in this project must have at minimum a master’s degree in history, theology, philosophy, religious studies, literature, or related fields, or be able to demonstrate their qualifications to contribute to the project. [Read more about The Miscellanies Project and Reader] Stage One: Topic Selection – Deadline…

The Miscellanies Reader

A Unique Contribution There is a history of efforts to map the relationships among Edwards’ notebooks and sermons. Wilson Kimnach provides a wonderful diagram of dependencies in volume 10 of the WJE. “The Miscellanies Project” of the JESociety is a contribution to this effort. This project will enable scholars to conduct deep, comparative visual analyses…