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Dr. BOONE, Mark Jeremiah

Assistant Professor
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CEC 806
Full CV  
  • B.A., Dallas Baptist University, U.S.A.
  • M.A., Baylor University, U.S.A.
  • Ph.D., Baylor University, U.S.A.
Work Experience: 
  • Berry College, U.S.A.
  • Forman Christian College, Pakistan
Courses Taught:
  • GFVM1036 Happiness: East and West
  • LSE 7010 Approaches to the Study of Values
  • RELI2007 Problems of Philosophy
  • RELI3016 Philosophy, Morality and Society
  • RELI3087 Metaphysics: Quest for Reality
  • RELI3115 Theological Ethics
Teaching Areas:
  • Ethics
  • History of Philosophy
  • Metaphysics’ Christian studies
Research Areas:
  • Augustinian studies; religious epistemology; history of western philosophy; ethics
Current Projects:
  • Integrating Christian Faith and Reason: Reflections on the Idea that Faith Transcends Reason (Working title.) Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, forthcoming 2025. 
Recent Publications:
  • Reason, Authority, and the Healing of Desire in the Writings of Augustine. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2020.
Selected Outputs:
  • Augustine’s Preaching and the Healing of Desire in the Enarrationes in Psalmos. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2023. 
  • Originalism in Theology and Law: Comparing Perspectives in Constitutional Law and Biblical Theology, co-edited with Mark Eckel. Lanham, MD: Lexington Book, 2024. 
  • “How Does the Bible Refer to Christ?: Interacting with Augustine the Allegorist.” The Heythrop Journal 64.6 (2023): 745-858. (8,000 words.) 
  • “Must God Create the Best Available Creatures?” Philosophia Christi 23.2 (Winter 2021): 271-289 (print). (9,443 words.) 
  • “The Empirical Aspect of Augustine’s Epistemology.” Augustiniana 71.1 (2021): 45-87 (print). (17,868 words.) 
Selected Conference Presentations:
  • Oxford Patristics Conference, September 2019
  • Asia-Pacific Early Christian Studies Conference, September 2020