University of Dubuque


All textbooks for UDTS seminary classes can be purchased at the Babka Bookstore - University of Dubuque

Bookstore hours are:
Monday 9-6 | Tuesday 8:30-5 | Wednesday 8:30-5 | Thursday 9-6 | Friday 8:30-5

Textbooks will be available for purchase starting August 14th and we will end selling books in the lower level Bookstore on Friday September 16th. Any books that are available for purchase mid-semester will be available for purchase in the upper level bookstore.

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Faculty Publications | Faculty Recommendations | Software - Academic Pricing

Faculty Books in Print

Donald Bloesch


Jeffrey F. Bullock


Elmer Colyer


Richard H. Drummond


Bonnie Sue Lewis


Bradley J. Longfield


Les Longden

  • The Ecumenical Theologian: Essays of Albert C. Outler, Vol 7
    The Albert Outler Library (Bristol Books, 2001)

David Moessner


Lyle D. Vander Broek


Faculty Recommendations

For Lay Pastors and Leaders/Continuing Education
Many of these books will be used in upcoming courses and electives.

Paul and Pauline Epistles

Making Sense of Paul: "A Basic Introduction to Pauline Theology"
By Virginia Wiles
An excellent introduction to Paul would be great for an adult education class.

The Letters of Paul: "Conversations in Context"
By Calvin J. Roetzel
Highly regarded introduction to Paul's letters.

Church History

The Story of Christianity - Vol. I
The Story of Christianity - Vol. II
By Justo Gonzales
This two volume series by Gonzales has received high praise.

The Presbyterian Controversy
By Bradley Longfield

David Moessner

  • The Founder of Christianity
    By Charles Harold Dodd

  • Apostle of the Heart Set Free
    By Frederick Fyvie Bruce
    This is a biography of Paul by one of the foremost Pauline scholars of our time. While Bruce's primary concern is to portray the life of the apostle Paul, he also examines the main themes of Paul's thought, set in their...

Bradley J. Longfield

  • The Story of Christianity
    By Justo L. Gonzalez
    An informative, interesting, and consistently readable narrative history. It brings alive the people, dramatic events, and ideas that shaped the first fifteen centuries of Europe, such...

  • A History of Christianity in the United States & Canada
    By Mark A. Noll
    Author Mark Noll presents the unfolding drama of American Christianity with accuracy and skill, from the first European settlements to ecumenism in the late 20th Century. This work has become a standard in the field of North...

  • The Presbyterian Controversy
    By Bradley J. Longfield
    This extensive reference work, hailed by the Journal of Religion as "a book long needed by historians of American religion," offers "a unique contribution to this often-told story by providing an in-depth analysis of seven persons intimately involved in the controversy

Bonnie Sue Lewis

  • The Open Secret
    By Lesslie Newbigin
    In this book, an eminent missionary-scholar describes the Christian mission as the declaration of an open secret--open in that it is preached to all nations, secret in that it is manifest only to the eyes of faith. The result...

  • The Gospel in a Pluralist Society
    By Lesslie Newbigin
    What is the Christian message in a society marked by religious pluralism, ethnic diversity, and cultural relativism? How does the prevailing climate of opinion affect, perhaps infect, Christians' faith? Newbigin addresses...

  • Transforming Mission
    By David Jacobus Bosch
    "The most comprehensive and thorough study of the Christian mission done in this generation, if not this century"... Alan Neely.

Academic Pricing for Software

Click on the logo below to go to the JourneyEd software web site. You must verify that you are a student in order to obtain academic pricing by faxing a copy of your student or faculty identification card to JourneyEd. If you do not have a UDTS ID card, email Nicky Story - (Assistant Director of Technology for Distance Education), for a letter of verification that you are enrolled in one of our programs.