Marguerite Shuster, now senior professor of preaching and theology, served as Harold John Ockenga Professor of Preaching and Theology from 2007 to 2013, after joining the School of Theology faculty in 1992 and, prior to that, serving as an adjunct assistant professor for several years. Her courses include Homiletics, Systematic Theology, Making Doctrine Live, and various preaching practica.
Shuster’s published books include The Fall and Sin: What We Have Become as Sinners (2004), Perspectives on Christology: Essays in Honor of Paul K. Jewett (1991), and Power, Pathology, Paradox: The Dynamics of Evil and Good (1987). She also edited and completed Jewett’s Who We Are: Our Dignity as Human (1996) and has published many articles, sermons, chapters, and reviews. She is currently working on a long-term project on the doctrine of divine providence. Shuster is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA) and served as an associate pastor for six years and a solo pastor for five years.
Areas of Expertise, Research, Writing, and Teaching
Homiletics, systematic theology