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Online Bookstore: 2020

Welcome to Virginia Theological Seminary's online bookstore. Assigned texts for VTS courses are listed on this guide. To locate the textbooks for a class, click on the tab for the correct academic term. Mouse-over a tab to see the classes for a term.

July 2020

The Rt. Rev. Jim Mathes, Associate Dean of Chapel, recommends the following books as part of the Bishop Payne Library's monthly series highlighting a faculty member's picks:

May 2020

This month’s book recommendations come from Vincent Williams, Library Assistant at Bishop Payne Library and Director of Christian Education at Potomac United Methodist Church. Vincent has an M.A. in Religion from Yale Divinity School and an M.Phil. from the University of Cambridge. He publishes articles frequently on his website https://curatingtheology.org/.

February 2020

The Very Rev. Ian S. Markham, Ph.D., Dean and President of Virginia Theological Seminary, recommends the following books as part of the Bishop Payne Library's monthly series highlighting a faculty member's picks:

June 2020

The Rev. Robert S. Heaney, Ph.D., D.Phil., Director of the Center for Anglican Communion Studies and Professor of Theology and Mission, recommends the following books as part of the Bishop Payne Library's monthly series highlighting a faculty member's picks:

March 2020

Karen Madigan, STM, MLIS, MTS, is our inimitable Public Services Librarian. She will be retiring this year, after more than 19 years of service to VTS students, faculty, staff and alumni. This is her swan song of book recommendations: