CORNELIU C. SIMUŢ

CORNELIU C. SIMUŢcs-2016-a

Professor of Historical and Systematic Theology

Faculty of Theology

Department of Theology, Music, and Social-Humanistic Sciences

Division of Pastoral Theology

EMANUEL UNIVERSITY of ORADEA

ROMANIA

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Associate Research Fellow in Dogmatic Theology

Faculty of Theology

Department of Dogmatics and Christian Ethics

Research Fields: Ontology and Epistemology, Religious Studies

UNIVERSITY of PRETORIA

SOUTH AFRICA

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Adjunct Professor | Online Course Facilitator

MIDWESTERN BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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PERSONAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: October 29, 1975

Place of Birth: Oradea, Romania

Spouse: Ramona Simuț

Children: Ezra (b. 2002), Lara (b. 2004)

ACADEMIC TRAINING

[2014] Doctor of Divinity, DD in Systematic Theology (Faculty of Theology, Department of Dogmatic Theology and Christian Ethics, University of Pretoria, South Africa), under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Johan Buitendag.

[2012] Habilitated Doctor of Theology (Habilitation), Dr. Habil. in Dogmatic Theology (Reformed Theological University of Debrecen, Hungary), under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Habil. Botond Gaál, PhD, DSc.

[2005] Doctor of Theology, ThD in Dogmatic Theology (Department of Religious Studies, Tilburg School of Humanities, University of Tilburg, formerly the Roman-Catholic Faculty of Theology in Tilburg, Netherlands), under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Nico F. M. Schreurs.

[2003] Doctor of Philosophy, PhD in Church History (School of Arts and Theology, Faculty of History, Theology, and Philosophy, Department of Divinity with Religious Studies, King’s College, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom), under the supervision of Dr. Carl R. Trueman and Dr. Nicholas J. Thompson.

[1998] Bachelor of Theology, BTh in Pastoral Theology (Faculty of Baptist Theology, University of Bucharest, Romania, a graduate of the Faculty of Theology within Emanuel University of Oradea, formerly Emanuel Bible Institute of Oradea), under the supervision of Dr. Emil Bartoș.

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

Academic Teaching

[2016- ] Adjunct Professor | Online Course Facilitator at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, OH, United States of America.

[2011- ] Professor of Theology (Church History, Historical and Systematic Theology, Reformation Studies) at the Faculty of Theology within Emanuel University of Oradea, by Order of the Minister of Education, Research, Youth, and Sports No. 5296/September 5, 2011.

[2008-2011] Reader in Theology (Church History, Historical and Dogmatic Theology, Reformation Studies) at the Faculty of Theology within Emanuel University of Oradea, by Order of the Minister of Education, Research, and Youth No. 3669/April 7, 2008.

[2003-2008] Lecturer in Theology (Church History, Historical and Dogmatic Theology, Reformation Studies) at the Faculty of Theology within Emanuel University of Oradea.

[2001-2003] Assistant Lecturer in Theology (Historical and Dogmatic theology) at the Faculty of Theology within Emanuel University of Oradea.

[1998-2001] Tutor in Theology (Historical and Dogmatic Theology) at the Faculty of Theology within Emanuel University of Oradea.

Academic Research

[2013- ] Associate Research Fellow (Dogmatic Theology and Christian Ethics) at the Faculty of Theology within the University of Pretoria, South Africa. Research Leader: Professor Johan Buitendag.

[2015-2017] Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Dogmatic Theology and Christian Ethics) at the Faculty of Theology within the University of Pretoria, South Africa. Research Leader: Professor Johan Buitendag | Research Project: «Promoting Ancestry as Ecodomy: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Establishing the Role of Ancestors in Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Indigenous African Religions».

[2017-2020] Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Dogmatic Theology and Christian Ethics) at the Faculty of Theology within the University of Pretoria, South Africa. Research Leader: Professor Johan Buitendag | Research Project: «Promoting Decolonization and Decommunistization as Educational Ecodomy: Philosophy, Religion, Politics, and Curriculum Building as Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in South Africa and Eastern Europe, 1990-2020».

Academic Publishing

[2013- ] Editor-in-Chief of Perichoresis, the theological journal of Emanuel University of Oradea, published by the «Ethics and Society» Research Centre, Emanuel University Press, and De Gruyter Open.

[2010-2013] Editor-in-Chief of Perichoresis, the theological journal of Emanuel University of Oradea, published by the «Science and Religion» Research Centre, Emanuel University Press, and Versita.

[2003-2010] Managing Editor of Perichoresis, the theological journal of Emanuel University of Oradea, published by the Centre for the Research and Promotion of Evangelical Values in conjunction with Emanuel University Press.

[2001-2014] Assistant Editor-in-Chief of Emanuel University Press.

[1996-2008] Translator for Emanuel University Press.

Academic Administration

[2012-2014] Rector of Emanuel University.

[2011-2012] President of Emanuel University Senate.

[2008-2011] Head of the Department of Theology, Music, and Social-Humanistic Studies of the Faculty of Theology within Emanuel University of Oradea.

[2006-2009] Director of the Centre for the Research and Promotion of Evangelical Values within Emanuel University of Oradea.

[2001-2011] Chief Librarian of Emanuel University Library.

Academic Reviewing

[2014- ] Reviewer for HTS Teologiese Studies/HTS Theological Studies [HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies is covered by Thomson Reuters in Arts and Humanities Citation Index].

Membership in Editorial Boards

[2014- ] Member of the Editorial Board of AOSIS OpenBooks, African Online Scientific Information Systems, Pretoria, South Africa.

DOCTORAL SUPERVISION

[2014- ] Doctoral supervisor in Romania by Order of the Minister of National Education No. 56/February 13, 2014, attested by Certificate No. 82202/February 24, 2014.

[2013- ] Doctoral supervisor at Wales Evangelical School of Theology and the University of Chester, United Kingdom.

[2013- ] Doctoral supervisor at the Reformed Theological University of Debrecen, Hungary.

CHURCH MINISTRY

[1996- ] Lay Preacher

          [2006-2009] At Holy Trinity Baptist Church of Oradea

          [2009- ] At Bethesda Baptist Church of Sânmartin

[2001-2017] Elected Deacon (in a non-ordained lay capacity) at Emanuel Baptist Church of Oradea

RESEARCH MONOGRAPHS

Abroad

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Reading Doctrines as Theological Images in Reformed Protestantism. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press. (iv+282 pages)Book 11

[2015] Simuț CC (2015) F. C. Baur’s Synthesis of Böhme and Hegel. Redefining Christian Theology as a Gnostic Philosophy of Religion. Leiden: Brill. (x+362 pages)Brill Book Cover

[2013] Simuț CC (2013) God and Man in History. The Influence of Jakob Böhme and G. W. F. Hegel on Ferdinand Christian Baur’s Philosophical Understanding of Religion as Gnosis. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press. (viii+326 pages)Book 9

[2013] Simuț CC (2013) Secularization in Contemporary Religious Radicalism. An Introduction. Blandford Forum: Deo Publishing. (xii+206 pages)Book 8

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) Essentials of Catholic Radicalism. An Introduction to the Lay Theology of Vito Mancuso. Frankfurt am Main/Vienna: Peter Lang Verlagsgruppe. (218 pages)Book 7

[2010] Simuț CC (2010) Traditionalism and Radicalism in the History of Christian Thought. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. (vi+234 pages) [Included by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) in the Book Citation Index at the Web of Science]Book 6 English

[2010] Simuț CC (2010) Critical Essays on Edward Schillebeeckx’s Theology. From Theological Radicalism to Philosophical Non-Realism. Eugene, OR: Resource Publications/Wipf and Stock Publishers. (xviii+266 pages)Book 5 English

[2008] Simuț CC (2008) A Critical Study of Hans Küng’s Ecclesiology. From Traditionalism to Modernism. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. (ix+191 pages) [Included by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) in the Book Citation Index at the Web of Science]Book 4

[2007] Simuț CC (2007) The Ontology of the Church in Hans Küng. Oxford: Peter Lang. (x+252 pages)Book 3

[2005] Simuț CC (2005) The Doctrine of Salvation in the Sermons of Richard Hooker. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter Verlag. (xiv+351 pages) [Included by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) in the Book Citation Index at the Web of Science]Book 2 English

[2005] Simuț CC (2005) Richard Hooker and his Early Doctrine of Justification. A Study of His A Learned Discourse of Justification. Aldershot: Ashgate Publishers. (x+180 pages)Book 1 English

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In Romania

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) Metodologie, cristologie și pluralism religios în teologia lui Hans Küng. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel. (195 pagini) / [EN] Simuț CC (2011) Methodology, Christology, and Religious Pluralism in Hans Küng’s Theology. Oradea: Emanuel University Press. (195 pages)Coperta Carte HK RO

[2008] Simuț CC (2008) De la cununa de spini la mitra de aur. O istorie selectivă a bisericii de la Isus Cristos la declinul puterii papale, 30 d.Cr.-1418 d.Cr. Cluj-Napoca: Presa Universitară Clujeană. (333 pagini) / [EN] Simuț CC (2008) From the Crown of Thorns to the Golden Miter. A Selective History of the Church from Jesus Christ to the Decline of Papal Power, 30 AD-1418 AD. Cluj-Napoca: Cluj University Press. (333 pages)Book 2 RO

[2007] Simuț CC (2007) Studii de teologie dogmatică. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel. (330 pagini) / [EN] Simuț CC (2007) Studies in Dogmatic Theology. Oradea: Emanuel University Press. (330 pages)Book 3 RO

[2007] Simuț CC (2007) Doctrina mântuirii în teologia lui Philipp Melanchthon, ediţie bilingvă româno-maghiară realizată în colaborare cu Facultatea de Teologie Reformată a Universităţii Babeş-Bolyai din Cluj-Napoca, traducere de Peter István, cu o prefață de Andrei Marga. Cluj-Napoca: Editura Risoprint; Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel. (335 pagini) / [EN] Simuț CC (2007) The Doctrine of Salvation in the Theology of Philipp Melanchthon, Romanian-Hungarian bilingual edition, published with the Faculty of Reformed Theology within Babeş-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, translated by Peter István, foreword by Andrei Marga. Cluj-Napoca: Risoprint Publishing House; Oradea: Emanuel University Press. (335 pages)Book 2 RO

[2006] Simuț CC (2006) Filozofie şi teologie modernă de la René Descartes la Albert Schweitzer. Cluj-Napoca: Editura Cartea Cărţii de Ştiinţă. (154 pagini) / [EN] Simuț CC (2006) Modern Philosophy and Theology from René Descartes to Albert Schweitzer. Cluj-Napoca: Scientific Book House. (154 pages)Romanian Book 1

EDITED WORKS

Journals

Perichoresis—The Theological Journal of Emanuel University [Included by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) in the Emerging Sources Citation Index at the Web of Science since 2015]

[2017] Perichoresis volume 15, issue 2: Simuț R (ed) De Anima — ‘On the Soul’ through the History of Ideas. Views of the Soul in Philosophy, Literature, and Religion [Celebrating 500 Years since the Reformation, 1517-2017: Tome deuxième]. Oradea, Warsaw, Berlin, and Enschede: Emanuel University Press, De Gruyter Open, and Refo500.Perichoresis 15.2 (2017)

[2017] Perichoresis volume 15, issue 1: O’Loughlin T, Simuț CC (eds) Anthologizing History, the Bible, and Theology. Miscellanea Celtica, Humanistica & Reformatorica [Celebrating 500 Years since the Reformation, 1517-2017: Tome premier]. Oradea, Warsaw, Berlin, and Enschede: Emanuel University Press, De Gruyter Open, and Refo500.Perichoresis 15.1 (2017)

[2016] Perichoresis volume 14, issue 3: van den Brink G, Goudriaan A (eds) Contemporary Perspectives on Reformed Orthodoxy. Reformed Confessions, Scholastic Thought, and Puritan Divinity in Post-Reformation Protestantism [Celebrating 500 Years since the Reformation, 1517-2017: Avant-première]. Oradea, Warsaw, Berlin, and Enschede: Emanuel University Press, De Gruyter Open, and Refo500.perichoresis-14-3-2016

[2016] Perichoresis volume 14, issue 2: van Wieringen ALHM, Sarot M (eds) Transformative Poetry and Its Role in Catholic Theology. Dutch Contributions to Contemporary Catholic Research. Oradea, Warsaw, Berlin, and Cluj-Napoca: Emanuel University Press, De Gruyter Open, and Scholarium.perichoresis-14-2-2016

[2016] Perichoresis volume 14, issue 1: Dube Z (ed) African Hermeneutics in the Twenty-First Century. Social History and Indigenous Theologies in Contemporary African Research. Oradea, Warsaw, and Berlin: Emanuel University Press and De Gruyter Open.Perichoresis 14.1 (2016)

[2015] Perichoresis volume 13, issue 2: Markkola P (ed) The Long History of Lutheranism in Scandinavia. Contemporary Voices in Finnish Historical Research. Oradea, Warsaw, and Berlin: Emanuel University Press and De Gruyter Open.Perichoresis 13.2 (2015)

[2015] Perichoresis volume 13, issue 1: Ranson A (ed) The Value of Controversy. Defining Early Modern Religion through Ritual and Writing. Oradea, Warsaw, and Berlin: Emanuel University Press and De Gruyter Open.Perichoresis 13.1 (2015)

[2014] Perichoresis volume 12, issue 2: Naidu AJ (ed) Exploring the Contours of Patristic Thought. Studies on Exegesis, Christology, and Soteriology in the Early Church. Oradea, Warsaw, and Berlin: Emanuel University Press and De Gruyter Open.Perichoresis 12.2 (2014)

[2014] Perichoresis volume 12, issue 1: Dominiak PA (ed) Established and Emerging Voices in Richard Hooker Research. Oradea, Warsaw, and Berlin: Emanuel University Press and De Gruyter Open.Perichoresis 12.2 (2014)

[2013] Perichoresis volume 11, issue 2: Stafford JK (author) Studies in Historical and Biblical Theology. Oradea and Warsaw: Emanuel University Press and Versita.Perichoresis 11.2 (2013)

[2013] Perichoresis volume 11, issue 1Perichoresis 11.1 (2013)

[2012] Perichoresis volume 10, issue 2Perichoresis 10.2 (2012)

[2012] Perichoresis volume 10, issue 1Perichoresis 10.1 (2012)

[2011] Perichoresis volume 9, issue 2Perichoresis 9.2 (2011)

[2011] Perichoresis volume 9, issue 1Perichoresis 9.1 (2011)

[2010] Perichoresis volume 8, issue 2Perichoresis 8.2 (2010)

[2010] Perichoresis volume 8, issue 1Perichoresis 8.1 (2010)

[2009] Perichoresis volume 7, issue 2Perichoresis 7.2 (2009)

[2009] Perichoresis volume 7, issue 1Perichoresis 7.1 (2009) coperta

[2008] Perichoresis volume 6, issue 2Perichoresis 6.2 (2008)

[2008] Perichoresis issue 6, volume 1Perichoresis 6.1 (2008)

[2007] Perichoresis volume 5, issue 2Perichoresis 5.2 (2007)

[2007] Perichoresis volume 5, issue 1Perichoresis 5.1 (2007)

[2006] Perichoresis volume 4, issue 2Perichoresis 4.2 (2006)

[2006] Perichoresis volume 4, issue 1Perichoresis 4.1 (2006)

[2005] Perichoresis volume 3, issue 2Perichoresis 3.2 (2005)

[2005] Perichoresis volume 3, issue 1Perichoresis 3.1 (2005)

[2004] Perichoresis volume 2, issue 2Perichoresis 2.2 (2004)

[2004] Perichoresis volume 2, issue 1Perichoresis 2.1 (2004)

[2003] Perichoresis volume 1, issue 2Perichoresis 1.2 (2003)

[2003] Perichoresis volume 1, issue 1Perichoresis 1.1 (2003)

Books

[2017] (with Johan Buitendag) Benoni-Wang TJOE (2017) Response to Evil and Suffering. A Cameroonian Reflection on Jürgen Moltmann’s Understanding of Suffering [African Theological Monographs 5]. Cluj-Napoca: Scholarium.ATM 5 - Jennet Otob

[2017] (with Johan Buitendag) Manganyi JS (2017) Church and Society. The Value of «Perichoresis» in Understanding Ubuntu with Special Reference to John Zizioulas [African Theological Monographs 4]. Cluj-Napoca: Scholarium.atm-4

[2014] (with Johan Buitendag) Steenkamp Y (2014) The God Who Neither Is, Nor Is Not. A Theological Evaluation of Richard Kearney’s «God Who May Be» [African Theological Monographs 3]. Cluj-Napoca: Scholarium.ATM 3

[2014] (with Johan Buitendag) McDurmon J (2014) Blaming Moses. Rejections of Mosaic Civil Law by the Magisterial Reformers, 1520-1536 [African Theological Monographs 2]. Cluj-Napoca: Scholarium.ATM 2

[2014] (with Johan Buitendag) Nalwamba K (2014) ‘Spirited Bodies’ as a Prerequisite for an Earth-Keeping Ethos. A Juxtaposition of the First Creation Story of Genesis with Ubuntu Cosmogony [African Theological Monographs 1]. Cluj-Napoca: Scholarium.ATM 1

[2012] Croitoru A (2012) Aspecte fundamentale ale doctrinei ispășirii în teologia lui John Owen. O analiză a lucrării Moartea morții în moartea lui Cristos. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Croitoru A (2012) Fundamental Aspects of the Doctrine of Atonement in the Theology of John Owen. An Analysis of Death of Death in the Death of Christ. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 22

[2012] Simuț C (2012) Politica ispășirii. Aspecte politice ale doctrinei ispășirii. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Simuț C (2012) The Politics of Atonement. Political Aspects of the Doctrine of Atonement. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 21

[2012] Simuț C (2012) Doctrina necesității morții lui Cristos în teologia lui Stephen Charnock. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Simuț C (2012) The Doctrine of the Necessity of the Death of Christ in the Theology of Stephen Charnock. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 20

[2012] Simuț C (2012) Doctrina trinității sociale în teologia lui Cornelius Plantinga Jr. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Simuț C (2012) The Doctrine of Social Trinity in the Theology of Cornelius Plantinga Jr. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 19

[2011] Ardelean CM (2011). Doctrina perseverării sfinților în teologia lui John Owen. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Ardelean CM (2011) The Doctrine of the Perseverance of the Saints in the Theology of John Owen. Oradea: Emanuel University Press. Book Edited 18

[2010] Ardelean CM (2010) Aspecte cristologice fundamentale în teologia lui John Owen. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Ardelean CM (2010) Basic Christological Aspects in the Theology of John Owen. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 17

[2009] Downey AK (2009) Paul’s Relationship to the Jewish People. An Analysis of 1 Thessalonians 2:13-16 and Romans 9:1-5, second edition. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 7.2

[2009] Simuț C (2009) Doctrina mântuirii prin har în teologia lui John Bunyan. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Simuț C (2009) The Doctrine of Salvation by Grace in the Theology of John Bunyan. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 16

[2009] Marușca S (2009) Darurile Duhului Sfânt în teologia lui John Owen. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Marușca S (2009) The Gifts of the Holy Spirit in the Theology of John Owen. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 15

[2009] Simuţ C (2009) Unitatea Bisericii în teologia lui Karl Rahner și Heinrich Fries. Oradea: Editura Universității Emanuel / [EN] Simuț C (2009) The Unity of the Church in the Theology of Karl Rahner and Heinrich Fries. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 14

[2008] Moga D (2008) The Theology of Revival in Jonathan Edwards. The Influence of Jonathan Edwards’s Theology of Revival on Revival Moments in North America from 1735 to 1830. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 9

[2008] Sanchez JR Jr (2008) The Old Man versus the New Man in the Doctrine of Sanctification. A Critique of the Two-Nature Theory. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 10

[2008] Ţiplea L (2008) The Role of Leadership in Building Healthy Church-Communities through Christopraxis. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 11

[2008] Jones MD (2008) Joseph: A Man of Integrity. A Homiletical Approach. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 12

[2008] Moga D (2008) Studies in Historical Theology. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 13

[2007] Mateescu A (2007) Persecution in Romanian Baptist Life. From Early Years to Present Day. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 8

[2007] Downey AK (2007) Paul’s Relationship to the Jewish People. An Analysis of 1 Thessalonians 2:13-16 and Romans 9:1-5. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 7.1

[2007] Buzogány D (2007) Az úrvacsora tana Philipp Melanchthon teológiájában: különös utalással személyes levelezésére, Kétnyelvű magyar-román kiadás. Kolozsvár: Risoprint Kiadó; Nagyvárad: Emanuel Egyetemi Kiadó / [RO] Buzogány D (2007) Doctrina Cinei Domnului în teologia lui Philipp Melanchthon: cu referiri specifice la corespondenţa sa privată, ediţie bilingvă maghiaro-română, realizată împreună cu Facultatea de Teologie Reformată a Universităţii Babeş-Bolyai din Cluj-Napoca, traducere de Adrian Giorgiov, cu o prefață de Paul Negruț. Cluj-Napoca: Editura Risoprint; Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel / [EN] Buzogány D (2007) The Doctrine of the Lord’s Supper in the Theology of Philipp Melanchthon: with Special References to his Private Correspondence, Hungarian-Romanian bilingual edition published with the Faculty of Reformed Theology within the Babeş-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, translated by Adrian Giorgiov, foreword by Paul Negruț. Cluj-Napoca: Risoprint Publishing House; Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 6

[2007] Ile VC (2007) Catehismul: ancoră a credinţei şi practicii baptiste. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel / [EN] Ile VC (2007) The Catechism: Anchor of Baptist Faith and Practice. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 5

[2007] Vereş OL (2007) Lectura textelor patristice – o problemă de abordare a Tradiţiei: studiu pe caz asupra Didahiei Apostolilor. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel / [EN] Vereș OL (2007) Reading Patristic Sources – On How to Approach Tradition: The Apostles’ Didache as a Case Study. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 4

[2007] Danci M (2007) Orientări eclesiologice în postmodernism. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel / [EN] Danci M (2007) Ecclesiological Trends in Postmodernity. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 3

[2007] Rawlings H (2007) Doctrine baptiste fundamentale. O prezentare a celor mai importante învăţături biblice. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel; a translation (with Ramona Simuţ) of Rawlings H (2005) Basic Baptist Beliefs. An Exposition of Key Biblical Doctrines. Springfield, MO: 21st Century Press.Translation 14

[2007] Lim D (2007) Expository Preaching and Generation X. Honoring 2 Timothy 4:1-5 in Preaching to Postmodern-Minded Listeners. Oradea: Emanuel University Press.Book Edited 1

Collective Volumes

[2011] Simuț CC (ed) Ethics and Eschatology. Papers Presented at the Annual Theological Conference of Emanuel University, March 10, 2010. Oradea: Emanuel University Press. (246 pages)Edited Volume 1

RESEARCH ARTICLES

IN VOLUMES

Abroad

[2014] Simuț CC (2014) Choosing from Theology, theology, theology, and THEOLOGY. A Plea against Pigeonholing Theology in Universities. In Kovács A, Schwáb Z (eds) In Academia for the Church. Carlisle: Langham Monographs. Pages 121-134.Book Article EN 6

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) Túžba zostať mladým ako vzor dnešnej spoločnosti. In Gluchman V (ed) Hodnoty v etike sociálnych dôsledkov. Prešov: Grafotlač. Pages 172–185 / [EN] Simuț CC (2011) The Desire to Stay Young as Model for Today’s Society. In Gluchman V (ed) Value in the Ethics of Social Consequences. Prešov: Grafotlač. Pages 172-185. Book Article 7

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) Understanding Death in the 21st Century. Vito Mancuso and His Re-Assessment of the Christian Teaching on Death from the Perspective of Man’s Historical Experience. In Rotar M, Teodorescu A (eds) Dying and Death in 18th-21st Century Europe. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. Pages 69-83.Book Article 10

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) Il ruolo della secolarizzazione. Un’analisi di Schillebeeckx. [Bertini D, trad.] In Bertini D, Salmeri G, Trianni P (eds) Teologia dell’esperienza. Roma: Edizioni Nuova Cultura. Pagine 85-107 / [EN] Simuț CC (2011) The Role of Secularization. An Analysis of Schillebeeckx. [Bertini D, trad.] In Bertini D, Salmeri G, Trianni P (eds) Theology of Experience. Roma: Edizioni Nuova Cultura. Pages 85-107.Book Article 9

[2009] Simuț CC (2009) Soteriological Objectivity and Subjectivity in Richard Hooker’s A Learned Discourse of Justification. In Stafford JK (ed) Lutheran and Anglican. Essays in Honour of Egil Grislis. Winnipeg: St John’s College Press/The University of Manitoba. Pages 221-235. Cover Feschrift648.indd

[2009] Simuț CC (2009) Vito Mancuso and His Theory of Disability. A General Overview. In Gluchman V (ed) Bioethics in Central Europe. Prešov: The Faculty of Philosophy within the University of Prešov. Pages 221-229. Book Article 7

[2008] Simuț CC (2008) Orders of Ministry. In Kirby WJT (ed) A Companion to Richard Hooker, with a Foreword by Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury. Leiden: Brill. Pages 403-434.Brill Article

In Romania

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Contemporary Radical Catholicism on Youth Morality. Vito Mancuso and the Ethical Problem of Contemporary Society. In Altarul Reîntregirii volume 21, issue 2: Himcinschi M, Telea M, Panaite O, Parasca F (eds) Young People in Church and Society. Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Science, Theology, and Arts, volume 2. Alba Iulia: Reîntregirea Press. Pages 187-210.

[2014] Simuț CC (2014) A Civil Religion for a Secularized Society. Why Mancuso’s Secular Theology Can Help Christian Mission. In Giorgiov A, Simuț R (eds) Missions and Interpretation. Oradea: Emanuel University Press. Pages 27-40.Missions and Interpretation

[2013] Simuț CC (2013) The Christological Spirituality of Gregory Nazianzen as Reflected in His Letter to Nectarius, Bishop of Constantinople. In Dușe CI (ed) Teologie și spiritualitate în operele Sfinților Vasile cel Mare și Grigore din Nazianz. Târgu Lăpuș: Galaxia Gutenberg. Paginile 282-298 / [EN] Simuț CC (2013) The Christological Spirituality of Gregory Nazianzen as Reflected in His Letter to Nectarius, Bishop of Constantinople. In Dușe CI (ed) Theology and Spirituality in the Works of Saints Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen. Târgu Lăpuș: Galaxia Gutenberg. Pages 282-298.Book Article RO 9

[2012] Simuț CC (2012) Relevanța temeliei dogmatice a Psaltirii hughenote pentru o psaltire protestantă românească. In Diaconescu MV, Bratosin Ș, Coman I (eds) Psaltirea renascentistă franceză. Versificare în limba română a Psalmilor pe melodiile hughenote cu ocazia împlinirii a 450 de ani de la apariția Psaltirii renascentiste franceze, 1562-2012. București: Editura Academiei Române. Paginile 367-376 / [EN] Simuț CC (2012) The Relevance of the Huguenot Psalter’s Dogmatic Foundation for a Romanian Protestant Psalter. In Diaconescu MV, Bratosin Ș, Coman I (eds) The French Renaissance Psalter. A Romanian Versification of the Psalms on Huguenot Melodies for the 450th Anniversary of the Publication of the French Renaissance Psalter, 1562-2012. Bucharest: The Press of the Romanian Academy. Pages 367-376.Huguenot Psalter Article

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) The Idea of Christ’s Return in the Eschatology of Vito Mancuso’s Catholic Radicalism. In Simuț CC (ed) Ethics and Eschatology. Papers Presented at the Annual Theological Conference of Emanuel University, March 10, 2010. Oradea: Emanuel University Press. Pages 157-180. Edited Volume 1

[2010] Simuț CC (2010) Reflections on the Necessity of Ecclesiastical Discipline and Its Applicability in Today’s Church according to Jean Calvin. In Gorun H, Hermán MJ (sze) Jean Calvin 500 Konferencia. Nagyvárad: Partium Kiadó. Paginile 35-49 / [EN] Simuț CC (2010) Reflections on the Necessity of Ecclesiastical Discipline and Its Applicability in Today’s Church according to Jean Calvin. In Gorun G, Hermán MJ (eds) Jean Calvin 500 Conference. Oradea: Partium Press. Pages 35-49. Calvin 500

[2010] Simuț CC (2010) Pressing Pastoral Issues within Today’s Church as Exposed in Ion Bria’s Ecclesiology. In Moșoiu N (ed) Relevanța operei Părintelui profesor Ion Bria pentru viața bisericească și socială actuală. Direcții noi de cercetare în domeniul doctrinei, misiunii și unității Bisericii. Sibiu: Editura Universității Lucian Blaga din Sibiu. Paginile 343-364 / [EN] Simuț CC (2010) Pressing Pastoral Issues within Today’s Church as Exposed in Ion Bria’s Ecclesiology. In Moșoiu N (ed) The Relevance of Reverend Professor Ion Bria’s Work for Contemporary Society and for the Life of the Church. New Directions in the Research of Church Doctrine, Mission, and Unity. Sibiu: The Press of Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu. Pages 343-364.Bria Article

[2009] Simuț CC (2009) Understanding Death in the 21st Century: Vito Mancuso and His Re-Assessment of the Christian Teaching on Death from the Perspective of Man’s Historical Experience. In Rotar M, Sozzi M (eds) Proceedings of the Dying and Death in 18th-21st Centuries Europe International Conference. Cluj-Napoca: Accent Press, 2009. Pages 261-274.Book Article 5

[2008] Simuț CC (2008) In Search of Biblical Justification: How to Explain Salvation to the Contemporary Church. In Buzalic A, Dușe CI (eds) Biserica în lumea contemporană. Gaudium et spes. Cluj-Napoca: Presa Universitară Clujeană. Paginile 291-308 / [EN] Simuț CC (2008) In Search of Biblical Justification: How to Explain Salvation to the Contemporary Church. In Buzalic A, Dușe CI (eds) The Church in the Contemporary World. Gaudium et Spes. Cluj-Napoca: Cluj University Press. Pages 291-308.Book Article 4

[2007] Simuț CC (2007) Bisericile creştine tradiţionale şi protestante şi comunitatea evreiască în zona Bihorului după 1918. In Brandes D, Lukács O (eds) Un proiect de împăcare a bisericilor. Cluj-Napoca: Editura Accent. Paginile 129-134 / [EN] Simuț CC (2007) Traditional and Protestant Christian Churches and the Jewish Community in the Region of Bihor after 1918. In Brandes D, Lukács O (eds) A Project to Reconcile Churches. Cluj-Napoca: Accent Press. Pages 129-134.Book Article 2

[2005] Simuț CC (2005) Influenţe augustiniene în doctrina despre justificare din teologia lui Martin Luther (1517-1546). In Bunaciu O, Gheorghiță R, Bartoș E (eds) “Care împarte drept Cuvântul adevărului”. Oradea: Editura Reformatio. Paginile 339-352 / [EN] Simuț CC (2005) Augustinian Influences in Martin Luther’s Doctrine of Justification (1517-1546). In Bunaciu O, Gheorghiță R, Bartoș E (eds) ‘Who Correctly Handles the Word of Truth’. Oradea: Reformatio Press. Pages 339-352.Book Article 1

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Conceptul de adevăr în literatura ebraică şi filozofia greacă / [EN] The Concept of Truth in Hebrew Literature and Greek Philosophy. In Almanahul Presa Bună 2003. Iaşi: Editura Presa Bună. Pages 195-197.almanahul-presa-buna-2003

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Conceptul de adevăr în 1 Ioan / [EN] The Concept of Truth in 1 John. In Almanahul Presa Bună 2003. Iaşi: Editura Presa Bună. Pages 198-201.almanahul-presa-buna-2003

IN JOURNALS

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[2017] Simuț CC (2017) Ancestry, Goodness, and the Relationship with Christianity as Ecodomical Aspects of Decolonization in Indigenous African Religions. Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies 16(47): 47-61. [Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies is published by the Seminar for the Interdisciplinary Research of Religions and Ideologies and the Academic Society for the Research of Religions and Ideologies, Cluj-Napoca, Romania]JSRI

[2017] Simuț CC (2017) Freedom of Conscience and Freedom of Religion within the Context of Human Security and Authenticity in Vito Mancuso’s Lay Secular Theology. Neue Zeitschrift für Systematische Theologie und Religionsphilosophie 59(2): 228-244. [Neue Zeitschrift für Systematische Theologie und Religionsphilosophie is published in connection with the Faculty of Theology within Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany]NZSThRPh

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Patterns of Ecodomy in Indigenous African Religions: Four Perspectives on Ancestry as Foundation for Building a Safe Environment for Native Africans throughout the African Continent. Transylvanian Review 25(Supplement 2): 305-316. [Transylvanian Review is published by the Center for Transylvanian Studies of the Romanian Academy in Cluj-Napoca, Romania]TR

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Vito Mancuso in English: Presenting the Thought of a Contemporary Radical Catholic Theologian and Philosopher to the English-Speaking World. Expository Times 128(1): 20-29. [Expository Times is published by Sage Journals, United Kingdom]et128

[2015] Simuț CC (2015) Negative Ecodomy in Romanian Politics and Religion: Anti-Muslim Attitudes in the Bucharest Mosque Scandal during the Summer of 2015. Religions 6(4): 1368-1390. [Religions is published by Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute in Basel, Switzerland]Article 6

[2015] Simuț CC (2015) Promoting Ancestry as Ecodomy in Indigenous African Religions. Cultura—International Journal of Philosophy of Culture and Axiology 12(2): 129-144. [Cultura is published by the Seminar of Philosophy of Culture and Axiology within Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iassy, Romania, in conjunction with Peter Lang, Germany]Article 5 TR

[2015] (with Johan Buitendag) Simuț CC (2015) Promoting Ancestry as Ecodomy in Romanian Eastern Orthodox Christianity. The Role of Ancestors in Contemporary Romanian Orthodox Rhetoric. Expository Times 126(10): 475-487. [Expository Times is published by Sage Journals, United Kingdom]Article 4

[2014] Simuț CC (2014) The Logos between Psychology, Ontology, and Divinity. Fundamental Aspects of the Concept of Logos in the Early Thought of Slavoj Žižek. HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies 70(1): 152-163. [HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies is published by African Online Scientific Information Systems (AOSIS), Pretoria, South Africa]Article 2

[2014] Simuț CC (2014) Understanding Death beyond Religion in the Thought of John Shelby Spong. Expository Times 125(8): 375-382. [Expository Times is published by Sage Journals, United Kingdom]Expository Times 125(8)

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) The Theology of Creation in Vito Mancuso’s Radical Theology. Acta Theologica 31(1): 138-155. [Acta Theologica is published by the Faculty of Theology within the University of the Orange Free State in Bloemfontein, South Africa]Acta Theologica 1

Miscellaneous

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Freedom of Conscience and Religion in Contemporary Secular Theology. The Case of Vito Mancuso and His Lay Understanding of Religion. Jurnalul Libertății de Conștiință / Journal for Freedom of Conscience 4(*): 798-816.Mancuso Freedom

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Staying Young Today: Vito Mancuso’s Hegelian Theology thorugh the Lens of Vasil Gluchman’s Ethics of Social Consequences. Ethics and Bioethics in Central Europe 6(1-2): 5-17.article-ethics-and-bioethics

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) Richard Hooker’s Epistemology of Faith in the A Learned and Comfortable Sermon of the Certaintie and Perpetuitie of Faith in the Elect (1585). Annales Philosophici 2(*): 87-95.article-annales-philosophici

[2010] Simuț CC (2010) Myth, Intermediacy, and Transcendence in Paul Ricoeur’s Concept of Fallibility. Perichoresis 8(1): 83-98.Perichoresis 8.1 (2010)

[2009] Simuț CC (2009) The Reality of Evil and the Primordial Self in Paul Ricoeur’s View of Fallibility. Perichoresis 7(2): 205-217.Perichoresis 7.2 (2009)

[2009] Simuț CC (2009) Paul Ricoeur’s Concept of Fallibility as Fault, Myth and Symbol. Perichoresis 7(1): 113-126.Perichoresis 7.1 (2009) coperta

[2007] Simuț CC (2007) Making Sense of the Study of Theology: Guidelines from Ludwig Crocius. Perichoresis 5(1): 117-126.Perichoresis 5.1 (2007)

[2006] Simuț CC (2006) Holy Scripture and the Faculty of Reason in Richard Hooker: A Selection of Secondary Sources. Perichoresis 4(2): 187-210.Perichoresis 4.2 (2006)

[2006] Simuț CC (2005) Doing Theology with Ludwig Crocius. Perichoresis 4(1): 19-30.Perichoresis 4.1 (2006)

[2005] Simuț CC (2005) Essential Features in the Doctrine of Justification in the Theology of Martin Bucer. Perichoresis 3(2): 185-192.Perichoresis 3.2 (2005)

[2005] Simuț CC (2005) Pigeonholing Richard Hooker: A Selective Study of Relevant Secondary Sources. Perichoresis 3(1): 99-112.Perichoresis 3.1 (2005)

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) O scurtă introducere la istoria ipotezei documentare: partea 2 / [EN] A Brief Introduction to the History of the Documentary Hypothesis: Part 2. Vestitorul 13(8): 8-9.

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) Controversa nestoriană în contextul rivalităţii dintre Alexandria şi Constantinopol / [EN] The Nestorian Controversy within the Context of the Rivalry between Alexandria and Constantinople. Altarul Banatului 15(1-3): 15-24.

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) Eclesiologia lui Philip Melanchthon: doctrina despre biserică în teologia sa de maturitate / [EN] The Ecclesiology of Philip Melanchthon: The Doctrine of the Church in his Theology of Maturity. Creştinul Azi 87(1): 12-14.

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) Justification in Elizabethan Theology: Conformity and Non-Conformity. Perichoresis 2(2): 51-62.Perichoresis 2.2 (2004)

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) Ulrich Zwingli and His Doctrine of Justification. Perichoresis 2(1): 89-95.Perichoresis 2.1 (2004)

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) A Historical Approach to the Development of the Doctrine of Justification in the Theology of Philip Melanchthon (1518-1560). Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai (Theologia Graeco-Catholica Varadiensis) 49(1): 57-78.

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) Consideraţii generale asupra conceptului de persoană în teologia lui John Zizioulas/ [EN] General Considerations on the Concept of Personhood in the Theology of John Zizioulas. Vestitorul 13(6-7): xx-xx.

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) Rudolf Bultmann şi detaşarea de istorie. Importanţa şi implicaţiile gândirii existenţialiste în hristologia tradiţională / [EN] Rudolf Bultmann and the Detachment from History. The Importance and Implications of Existentialist Thought on Traditional Christology. Altarul Banatului 15(10-12): 17-24.

[2004] Simuț CC (2004) Doctrina justificării în teologia lui William Tyndale / [EN] The Doctrine of Justification in the Theology of William Tyndale. Creștinul azi. Supliment teologic 4(1): 41-44.

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Scurt studiu exegetic asupra termenului Harpagmos din Filipeni 2:6 / [EN] A Brief Exegetical Study of the Term Harpagmos in Philippians 2:6. Vestitorul 12(8): 12-14.

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) The Development of the Doctrine of Justification in the Theology of Philip Melanchthon: A Brief Historical Survey. Perichoresis 1(2): 119-127.Perichoresis 1.2 (2003)

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) The Doctrine of Justification in the Theology of Martin Luther: A Sample of Theological Ethics for Romanian Evangelicals. Perichoresis 1(1): 79-89.Perichoresis 1.1 (2003)

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Immanuel Kant şi Friedrich Schleiermacher despre hermeneutica teologică / [EN] Immanuel Kant and Friedrich Schleiermacher on Theological Hermeneutics. Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai (Theologia Graeco-Catolica Varadiensis) 58(2): 123-132.

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Elemente eclesiologice şi euharistice în teologia lui Ignaţiu din Antiohia / [EN] Ecclesiological and Eucharistic Elements in the theology of Ignatius of Antioch. Altarul Banatului 14(7-9): 6-18.

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Liberalism şi imanentism în teologia lui Hans Küng / [EN] Liberalism and Immanentism in the Theology of Hans Küng. Vatra 6-7(*): 102-108.

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Doctrina despre biserică în teologia timpurie a lui Philip Melanchthon / [EN] The Doctrine of the Church in the Early Theology of Philip Melanchthon. Creştinul azi 84(4): 6-9.

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Eclesiologia lui Philip Melanchthon potrivit Confesiunii de la Augsburg / [EN] Philip Melanchthon’s Ecclesiology according to the Augusburg Confession. Creştinul Azi 85-86(5-6): 14-17.

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) Scurte consideraţii critice asupra importanţei istoriei în interpretarea textului sacru / [EN] Brief Critical Considerations on the Importance of History for the Interpretation of the Sacred Text. Vestitorul 12(6): 8-9.

[2003] Simuț CC (2003) O scurtă introducere la istoria ipotezei documentare: partea 1 / [EN] A Brief Introduction to the History of the Documentary Hypothesis: Part 1. Vestitorul 12(7): 8.

[2002] Simuț CC (2002) Persoana şi lucrarea lui Cristos în imnul cristologic din Filipeni 2:6-11 / [EN] The Person and Work of Christ in the Christological Hymn of Philippians 2:6-11. Creştinul azi. Supliment teologic 3(1): 32-39.

[2002] Simuț CC (2002) Chipul şi asemănarea lui Dumnezeu în teologia lui Grigore de Nyssa / [EN] The Image and Likeness of God in the Theology of Gregory of Nyssa. Vestitorul 11(2-3-4): 14-15, 14-15.

[2002] Simuț CC (2002) Pluralismul religios în teologia lui Hans Küng/ [EN] Religious Pluralism in the Theology of Hans Küng. Dialog teologic 5(9): 168-179.

[2000] Simuț CC (2000) Aspecte metodologice în teologia lui Hans Küng / [EN] Methodological Aspects in the Theology of Hans Küng. Altarul Banatului 11(4-6): 42-61.

TRANSLATIONS

[1998] George T (1988) Theology of the Reformers. Leicester: Apollos, 1988. Published in Romanian as George T (1998) Teologia reformatorilor. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel.Translation 1

[1998] Patterson P (1982) A Pilgrim Priesthood. An Exposition of First Peter. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson Publishers. Published in Romanian as Patterson P (1998) Preoţi peregrini. Un comentariu exegetic la prima epistolă a apostolului Petru. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel. Translation 2

[1999] Bartoş E (1997) The Concept of Deification in Eastern Orthodox Theology. An Evaluation and Critique of the Theology of Dumitru Stăniloae. PhD Thesis: University of Wales, Lampeter. Published in Romanian as Bartoş E (1999) Conceptul de îndumnezeire în teologia lui Dumitru Stăniloae. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel.Translation 3.1

[2002] Bartoş E (1997) The Concept of Deification in Eastern Orthodox Theology. An Evaluation and Critique of the Theology of Dumitru Stăniloae. PhD Thesis: University of Wales, Lampeter. Published in Romanian as Bartoş E (2002) Conceptul de îndumnezeire în teologia lui Dumitru Stăniloae, ediția a doua. Oradea: Editura Cartea Creștină.Translation 3.2

[2000] Boice JM (1986) Foundations of Christian Faith. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press. Published in Romanian as Boice JM (2000) Fundamente ale credinţei creştine. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel.Translation 4

[2000] Olford S (1998) Anointed Expository Preaching. Nashville, TN: Broadman & Holman. Published in Romanian as Olford S (2000) Predicarea expozitivă. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel.Translation 5

[2000] Peretti FE (1988) Tilly. Wheaton, IL: Crossway Books. Published in Romanian as Peretti FE (2000) Tilly. Iaşi: SLM Pregnancy Centre şi Primul Pas.Translation 6

[2002] Archeological and Historical Notes from the New International Version Thompson Study Bible. Published in Romanian as Biblia. Ediţia de studiu Thompson. Wollerau: La Buona Novella.Translation 7

[2002] Hulse E (2000) Who Are the Puritans… and What Do They Teach? Darlington: Evangelical Press. Published in Romanian as Hulse E (2002) Cine sunt puritanii… şi care este doctrina lor? Oradea: Editura Făclia.Translation 8

[2002] Alderson R (1997) The Early Christians. A Taster. Kent: Day One Publications. Published in Romanian as Alderson R (2002) Primii creştini. O scurtă introducere. Oradea: Editura Făclia.Translation 9.1

[2005] Alderson R (1997) The Early Christians. A Taster. Kent: Day One Publications. Published in Romanian as Alderson R (2005) Primii creştini. O scurtă introducere, ediția a doua. Oradea: Editura Făclia.Translation 9.2

[2007] McGrath AE (1992) Understanding Doctrine. What It Is and Why It Matters. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan. Published in Romanian as McGrath AE (2007) Vreau să înţeleg… Doctrina creştină. Cluj-Napoca: Editura Logos. Translation 10

[2007] McGrath AE (1988) Justification by Faith. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan. Published in Romanian as McGrath AE (2007) Doctrina justificării. Cluj-Napoca: Editura Logos.Translation 11

[2009] Noll Mark A (1997) Turning Points. Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan and InterVarsity Press. Published in Romanian as Noll MA (2009) Momente cruciale în istoria bisericii. Cluj-Napoca: Editura Logos.Translation 12

[2007] (with Ramona Simuţ) Rawlings H (2005) Basic Baptist Beliefs. An Exposition of Key Biblical Doctrines. Springfield, MO: 21st Century Press. Published in Romanian as Rawlings H (2007) Doctrine baptiste fundamentale. O prezentare a celor mai importante învăţături biblice. Oradea: Editura Universităţii Emanuel.Translation 14

[pending publication] (with Ramona Simuţ) McGrath AE (2004) Christian Theology. An Introduction, 4th edition. Oxford: Blackwell. Pending publication at Editura Logos.

CONFERENCES

International Conferences

Abroad

[2017] Simuț CC (2017) Teaching Theology in a Public University. At Reimagining Curricula for a Just University in a Vibrant Democracy, an international colloquium organized by the Faculty of Theology within the University of Pretoria, South Africa (July 29, 2017).

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) The Development of Balthasar Hubmaier’s Theology of Preaching from Catholicism to Evangelicalism and Anabaptism. At The Trinity, an international conference organized by the Evangelical Theological Society in San Antonio, TX, USA (November 15-17, 2016).

[2015] Simuț CC (2015) The Image of Marriage in Guillaume Farel’s Sommaire. At Marriage and the Family, an international conference organized by the Evangelical Theological Society in Atlanta, GA, USA (November 17-19, 2015).

[2015] Simuț CC (2015) Inner Edification as Foundation for Unity among the Sixteenth Century French Protestants in Calvin’s View of Church Singing. At International Calvinism. A Unity in Diversity? Interactions between International and National Calvinism(s) during the Era of Liberalism and Totalitarianism, an international conference organized by the Reformed Theological University of Debrecen in cooperation with the Reformation Memorial Committee of the Hungarian Government, Refo500, Transtibiscan Diocese of the Reformed Church of Hungary, the Research Group for Reformation and Early Modern Cultural History of the Institute for Hungarian Literature and Comparative Studies within the University of Debrecen, the Institute of History within the University of Debrecen, D. Dr. András Harsányi Foundation, and the Board of Philosophy, Arts, and Religious Studies of the Regional Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Science in Debrecen, Berekfürdő (April 11-15, 2015).

[2013] Simuț CC (2013) Vito Mancuso in English. Presenting the Thought of a Contemporary Radical Catholic Theologian and Philosopher to the English-speaking World. At Central Europe and the English-speaking World, an international conference organized by the University of Debrecen and Debrecen Summer University, Debrecen (July 28-31, 2013).

[2013] Simuț CC (2013) Choosing from Theology, theology, theology, and THEOLOGY. A Plea against Pigeonholing Theology in Universities”, at the Second Langham Europe Conference: In Academia for the Church, an international conference organized by Langham International and the Transtibiscan Diocese of the Reformed Church of Hungary, Berekfürdő (May 9-12, 2013).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) The Theology of Creation in Vito Mancuso. At To Discern Creation in a Scattering World, Leuven Encounters in Systematic Theology VII, Tradition-Hope for a Sustainable Future-Spinning Apart Together-Theological Heuristics, an international conference organised by the Faculty of Theology of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven with the support of the Flemish Research Foundation (FWO Vlaanderen), Leuven (October 28-31, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) Fitting the Notion of Christ into Contexts. The Role of the Image of Christ in Erich Fromm. At Transforma No. 5: Moving (Con)texts. The Production and Circulation of Ideas in the Global Knowledge Economy – Transdisciplinary Forum Magdeburg, organised by the Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education within Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg (July 10-12, 2009).

[2009] (with Dezső Buzogány) Simuţ CC (2009) The Reception of Calvin’s Theology in Transylvania. The Case of His Optima ineundae concordiae ratio si extra contentionem quaeretur veritas as a Polemical Work (1564). At Calvin and His Influence, 1509-2009, organised by the Institut d’Histoire de la Réformation, Université de Genève; Faculté Autonome de Théologie Protestante, Université de Genève; Société du Musée Historique de la Réformation et Bibliothèque Calvinienne; Association Calvin 2009, Geneva (May 24-27, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) Re-Interpreting Christianity as a Human Phenomenon in Vito Mancuso. At Interreligious Hermeneutics in Pluralistic Europe, organised by European Society for Intercultural Theology and Interreligious Studies and The Centre for Intercultural Theology and Study of Religions within the University of Salzburg, Salzburg (April 15-17, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) The Dispersed Trinity. Diluted Metaphysics and the Doctrine of God in Vito Mancuso. At Trinitarian Theology, organised by the Society for the Study of Theology, Utrecht (March 30-April 2, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) The Role of Secularization in Remaking Christian Theology. An Analysis of Edward Schillebeeckx. At Elaborare l’esperienza di Dio. Contributi teologici, organised by Dipartimento di Filosofia, Università di Parma, Dipartimento di Ricerche Filosofiche, Università di Roma Tor Vergata, and Istituzione Biblioteche del Comune di Parma, Parma (March 20-21, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) Vito Mancuso and his Theory of Disability. A General Overview. At Methodological and Methodical Issues in Bioethics Today. International Regional UNESCO Conference, organised by the Institute of Philosophy and Ethics within the University of Prešov, Stará Lesná (January 21-22, 2009).

[2008] Simuţ CC (2008) Paul Ricoeur’s Notion of Fallibility and its Similarity to Contemporary Theological Radicalism and Philosophical Non-Realism. At Paul Ricoeur: Poetics and Religion, organised by the Research Unit of Biblical Studies of the Faculty of Theology of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven with the support of the Flemish Research Foundation (FWO Vlaanderen), Leuven (October 28-31, 2008).

[2008] Simuţ CC (2008) Evangelical Preaching in Present-Day Romania: Challanges and Opportunities. At Teologia biblica: una visione del mondo per la predicazione – Giornate Teologiche 2008, organised by the Istituto di Formazione Evangelica et Documentatione, Padova (September 5-6, 2008).

[2008] Simuţ CC (2008) From the Jesus of the Occupied Tomb to the Christ of the Empty Church in Edward Schillebeeckx. At Grandeur of Reason: Religion, Tradition, and Universalism, organised by the Centre of Theology and Philosophy within the University of Nottingham, Roma (September 1-4, 2008).

[2008] Simuţ CC (2008) Re-Imagining Religious Belonging in Christian Ecclesiology: The Case of Edward Schillebeeckx (in absentia). At Re-Imagining Religious Belonging: Ecumenical Responses to Changing Religiosity in Europe, organised by Societas Ecumenica, Leuven (August 21-26, 2008).

[2005] Simuţ CC (2005) A Presentation of the ‘Introduction to Sacred Theology’ from Ludwig Crocius’ The Structure of Sacred Theology (1635). At he Annual Research Conference of the International Reformed Theological Institute within the Free University of Amsterdam, Doorn (May 2005).

In Romania

[2017] Simuț CC (2017) Ursula von Weyda și primele scrieri protestant-luterane anticatolice. Caleidoscopul sufletului feminin, conferință internațională interdisciplinară organizată de Universitatea Emanuel din Oradea, România, și Universitatea din Szeged, Ungaria (31 martie 2017) / [EN] Simuț CC (2017) Ursula von Weyda and the First Anti-Catholic Lutheran Protestant Writings. Patterns of the Feminine Soul, an interdisciplinary international conference organized by Emanuel University of Oradea, Romania, and the University of Szeged, Hungary (March 31, 2017).

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Vito Mancuso on the Human Soul. At De Anima. Views of the Soul through the History of Ideas. First International Conference in Interdisciplinary Humanities, organized by Emanuel University, Oradea (October 21, 2016).

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Freedom of Conscience and Religion in Contemporary Secular Theology. The Case of Vito Mancuso and his Lay Understanding of Religion. At Freedom of Religion and Freedom of Conscience within the Context of Social Security, an international conference organized by Conscience and Freedom Association for the Promotion and Defense of Religious Freedom and the Romanian Parliament, Bucharest (September 29, 2016).

[2016] Simuț CC (2016) Contemporary Radical Catholicism on Youth Morality. Vito Mancuso and the Ethical Problem of Contemporary Society. At Young People in Church and Society. 15th International Symposium on Science, Theology, and Arts, an international conference organized by the Faculty of Orthodox Theology within the State University of Alba Iulia, the Orthodox Archbishopric of Alba Iulia, the Orthodox Bishopric of Deva and Hunedoara, the Office of the State Secretary for Religious Denominations, and the Eudoxiu Hurmuzachi Institute for the Romanians in Diaspora, Alba Iulia, Romania (May 9-10, 2016).

[2014] Simuț CC (2014) Preaching the Word of God as Central Ministry in R. Albert Mohler Jr.’s He Is Not Silent. At Comunicarea Cuvântului lui Dumnezeu în context contemporan / [EN] Communicating God’s Word in Contemporary Times, an international conference organized by the Pentecostal Theological Institute of Bucharest, Bucharest (May 15-16, 2014).

[2014] Simuț CC (2014) Preaching the Word of God in Philip Melanchthon’s Apology of the Augsburg Confession (1531). At The Abolition of Borders. The Importance of Philip Melanchthon for Today’s Europe, an international conference organized by the Center for Humanistic and Interdisciplinary Studies within the Ratio et Revelation Association (Oradea, Romania) and the European Melanchthon Academy in conjunction with Melanchthonshaus (Bretten, Germany) at Bihor County Library, Oradea (April 14-15, 2014).

[2013] Simuț CC (2013) Building a Christian University. A Presentation of D. A. Carson’s Model. At The Idea of a Christian University, an international symposium organized by the Pentecostal Theological Institute of Bucharest, Bucharest (May 23-24, 2013).

[2012] Simuț CC (2012) The Logos between Psychology, Ontology, and Divinity. Fundamental Aspects of the Concept of Logos in the Early Thought of Slavoj Žižek. At Ethos/Pathos/Logos. The Sense and Place of Persuasiveness in Linguistic, Literary, and Philosophical Discourse, an international conference organized by the Department of Philology within the University of Ploiești (October 18-20, 2012).

[2011] Simuţ CC (2011) Secularizarea la Hans Küng. La Secularizarea și Europa contemporană. Particularitățile Europei Centrale și de Est, simpozion internațional organizat de Episcopia Română Unită cu Roma, Greco-Catolică de Oradea Mare și Facultatea de Teologie Greco-Catolică, Departamentul Oradea, Universitatea Babeș-Bolyai din Cluj-Napoca (4-5 martie 2011) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2011) Secularization in Hans Küng. At Secularization and Contemporary Europe. The Features of Central and Eastern Europe, an international conference organized by the Romanian Greek-Catholic Bishopric of Oradea and the Greek-Catholic Faculty of Theology, The Oradea Campus, Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca (March 4-5, 2011)»].

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) The Use of the Cappadocian Fathers in Vito Mancuso’s Radical Theology. La Moștenirea spirituală a sfinților Părinți Capadocieni pentru creștinii de pretutindeni, conferință internațională organizată de Episcopia Ortodoxă a Oradiei, Universitatea din Oradea, Facultatea de Teologie Ortodoxă, Centrul de Studii Teologice Interdisciplinare, Institutul de Diplomație Religioasă and Secretariatul de Stat pentru Culte / [EN] Simuţ CC (2009) The Use of the Cappadocian Fathers in Vito Mancuso’s Radical Theology. At The Spiritual Heritage of the Holy Cappadocian Fathers for the Christians Everywhere, an international conference organized by the Orthodox Bishopric of Oradea, the University of Oradea, the Faculty of Orthodox Theology, the Centre for Interdisciplinary Theological Studies, The Institute for Religious Diplomacy and the State Secretary for Religious Denominations, Băile Felix (October 5-9, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) Understanding Death in the 21st Century: Vito Mancuso and His Re-Assessment of the Christian Teaching on Death from the Perspective of Man’s Historical Experience. At Dying and Death in 18th-21st Century Europe, organised by Consiliul Județean Alba, Muzeul Național al Unirii Alba Iulia, and Universitatea 1 Decembrie 1918 Alba Iulia / [EN] Alba County Council, The Alba Iulia National Museum of Unification and the 1st of December 1918 University of Alba Iulia, Alba Iulia (September 25-27, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) Reflections on the Necessity of Ecclesiastical Discipline and Its Applicability in Today’s Church according to Jean Calvin”, Calvin 500. Modernizáció vagy szakítás? / [EN] Calvin 500. Modernization or Misunderstanding?, organised by the Institute of Philosophical Research and the Institute of Theology within Partium Christian University, Oradea (June 18, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) Pressing Pastoral Issues within Today’s Church as Exposed in Ion Bria’s Ecclesiology. At The Relevance of Reverend Professor Ion Bria’s Work for Contemporary Society and for the Life of the Church. New Directions in the Research of Church Doctrine, Mission, and Unity, organised by Andrei Șaguna Faculty of Orthodox Theology within Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Sibiu (May 14-16, 2009).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) The Christological Spirituality of Gregory Nazianzen as Reflected in his Letter to Nectarius, Bishop of Constantinople. La Teologie și spiritualitate în operele Sfinților Vasile cel Mare și Grigore de Nazianz / [EN] Theology and Spirituality in the Works of St. Basil the Great and Gregory of Nazianzus, organised by the Faculty of Greek-Catholic Theology within the Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca (Oradea Campus), Oradea (April 28-30, 2009).

[2008] Simuţ CC (2008) O scurtă istorie selectivă a baptiştilor din zona Bihorului. La Healing of Memories, Oradea şi Biharkeresztes (7-9 aprilie 2008) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2008) A Brief and Selective History of the Baptists in the Bihor Region. At Healing of Memories, Oradea and Biharkeresztes (April 7-9, 2008).

[2008] Simuţ CC (2008) In Search of Biblical Justification: How to Explain Salvation to the Contemporary Church. At Biserica în lumea contemporană: Gaudium et Spes / [EN] The Church in the Contemporary World: Gaudium et Spes, organised by the Faculty of Greek-Catholic Theology within the Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca (Oradea Campus), Oradea (March 3-4, 2008).

[2007] Simuţ CC (2007) Bisericile creştine tradiţionale şi protestante şi comunitatea evreiască din zona Bihorului după 1918. La Healing of Memories, Bucureşti (26-29 iulie 2007) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2007) Traditional and Protestant Christian Churches and the Jewish Community in the Bihor Area after 1918. At Healing of Memories, Bucharest (July 26-29, 2007).

National Conferences

[2010] Simuţ CC (2010) The Idea of Christ’s Return in the Eschatology of Vito Mancuso’s Catholic Radicalism. La Conferința Teologică Anuală a Universității Emanuel: Etică și Escatologie (2010) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2010) The Idea of Christ’s Return in the Eschatology of Vito Mancuso’s Catholic Radicalism. At the Annual Theological Conference of Emanuel University: Ethics and Eschatology (2010).

[2009] Simuţ CC (2009) Humble Humanism. As Assessment of Edward Schillebeeckx’s Anthropology. La Sesiunea de comunicări ştiinţifice a Universităţii Emanuel din Oradea (2009) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2009) Humble Humanism. As Assessment of Edward Schillebeeckx’s Anthropology. At the Annual Research Conference of Emanuel University of Oradea (2009).

[2008] Simuţ CC (2008) Soteriological Objectivity and Subjectivity in Richard Hooker’s A Learned Discourse of Justification. La Sesiunea de comunicări ştiinţifice a Universităţii Emanuel din Oradea (2008) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2008) Soteriological Objectivity and Subjectivity in Richard Hooker’s A Learned Discourse of Justification. At the Annual Research Conference of Emanuel University of Oradea (2008).

[2004] Simuţ CC (2004) The Doctrine of Justification in Thomas Cranmer. La Sesiunea de comunicări ştiinţifice a Universităţii Emanuel din Oradea (2004) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2004) The Doctrine of Justification in Thomas Cranmer. At the Annual Research Conference of Emanuel University of Oradea (2004).

[2003] Simuţ CC (2003) The Doctrine of Justification in John Frith. La Sesiunea de comunicări ştiinţifice a Universităţii Emanuel din Oradea (2003) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2003) The Doctrine of Justification in John Frith. At he Annual Research Conference of Emanuel University of Oradea (2003).

[2002] Simuţ CC (2002) The Doctrine of Justification in William Tyndale. La Sesiunea de comunicări ştiinţifice a Universităţii Emanuel din Oradea (2002) / [EN] Simuţ CC (2002) The Doctrine of Justification in William Tyndale. At the Annual Research Conference of Emanuel University of Oradea (2002).

[1998] Simuţ CC (1998) Discurs despre metodă şi cristologie în teologia lui Hans Küng: o perspectivă post-modernă. La Sesiunea de comunicări ştiinţifice a Universităţii Emanuel din Oradea (1998) / [EN] Simuţ CC (1998) Discourse about Method and Christology in the Theology of Hans Küng: a Post-Modern Perspective. At the Annual Research Conference of Emanuel University of Oradea (1998).

[1997] Simuţ CC (1997) Doctrina despre justificare în teologia lui Philip Melanchthon. La Sesiunea de comunicări ştiinţifice a Universităţii Emanuel din Oradea (1997) / [EN] Simuţ CC (1997) The Doctrine of Justification in the Theology of Philip Melanchthon. At the Annual Research Conference of Emanuel University of Oradea (1997).

[1996] Simuț CC (1996) Schleiermacher şi hermeneutica de tip kantian. La Sesiunea de comunicări ştiinţifice a Universităţii Emanuel din Oradea (1996) / [EN] Simuț CC (1996) Schleiermacher and Kantian Hermeneutics. At the Annual Research Conference of Emanuel University of Oradea (1996).

INTERVIEWS

[2011] Simuț CC (2011) Nimeni pe lumea asta nu se naște creștin. Cu toții ne naștem oameni păcătoși. In Bădiliță C, Vereș OL (ed) Biserici, Secte, Erezii? Dialoguri fără prejudecăți despre marile tradiții creștine. București: Editura Vremea. Pages 205-217 / [EN] Simuț CC (2011) In This World Nobody Is Born a Christian. We Are All Born Sinners. In Bădiliță C, Vereș OL (eds) Churches, Cults, Heresies? Unprejudiced Dialogues about Mainstream Christian Traditions. Bucharest: Vremea Publishing House. Pages 205-217.

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES AND AGENCIES

[2009-2011] Short-Time Expert within the ACADEMIS Project at the Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education.

[2010- ] Evaluating Expert at the Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education.

[2010-2013] Short-Time Expert within the POSDRU/56/12/S/36310 Project at the National School for Political and Administrative Studies: Theoretical and Applied Scientific Research at Bachelor and Master Level.

REVIEWS

[2006] Kirby WJT (ed) Richard Hooker, Reformer and Platonist. Aldershot: Ashgate. In Reformation and Renaissance Review 8(1): 107.

[2005] Voak N (2003) Richard Hooker and Reformed Theology. Oxford: Oxford University Press. In Scottish Journal of Theology 58(3): 365-368.

[2004] Parish H (ed) Religion and Superstition in Reformation Europe. Manchester: Manchester University Press. In The Dutch Review of Church History 84(*): 610-614.

[2003] Wengert TJ (1997) Law and Gospel. Philip Melanchthon’s Debate with John Agricola of Eisleben. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books, and Cumbria: Paternoster Press. In Perichoresis 1(1): 91-95.

TAUGHT COURSES

Curs de teologie modernă: teologia modernă între secolele al XVII-lea şi al XIX-lea (masterat) / [EN] Course in Modern Theology: Modern Theology between the XVIIth and the XIXth Centuries (MTh).

Curs de teologie medievală: o abordare istorică (licență) / [EN] Course in Medieval Theology: a Historical Approach (BTh).

Curs de teologie medievală: o abordare dogmatică (licență) / [EN] Course in Medieval Theology: a Dogmatic Approach (BTh).

Curs de teologie dogmatică: antropologie şi soteriologie (licență) / [EN] Course in Dogmatic Theology: Anthropology and Soteriology (BTh).

Curs de istorie a dogmelor creştine: teologia Reformei protestante (licență) / [EN] Course in the History of Christian Doctrines: the Theology of the Protestant Reformation (BTh).

Curs de istorie a bisericii: de la începutul bisericii creştine până la Schisma dintre Biserica Răsăriteană şi Biserica Apuseană, 1054 (licență) / [EN] Course in Church History: from the Beginning of the Christian Church until the Schism between Eastern and Western Churches, 1054 (BTh).

Curs de istorie a bisericii: de la apariția religiei islamice la problematica secolului XX (licență) / [EN] Course in Church History: from the Emergence of Islam to the Twentieth Century (BTh).

Reforme și reformatori (masterat) / [EN] Reformations and Reformers (MTh).

CONTACT INFORMATION

corneliu.simut@gmail.com

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April 25, 2008 at 18:06

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