Perichoresis is the theological journal of Emanuel University, the only government-accredited Baptist university in Europe. As an institution of higher learning, Emanuel University promotes a traditionally conservative and trinitarian theology, protestant and evangelical, which is reflected in the articles of the contributors who are part of its academic staff. Articles written by people who share different religious views are also welcome provided that they are scientifically argued and focused on academic issues. Perichoresis is published in conjunction with the "Ethics and Society" Research Centre, also part of Emanuel University, which allows for the dialogue between a specifically Protestant-Evangelical morality and the philosophy of contemporary society to take the shape of well-argued contributions for the journal.
Perichoresis does not collect article processing charges (APCs) or submission charges. The journal has an editorial review policy for invited papers, as well as double blind peer review for non-invited articles.
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Perichoresis, the Theological Journal of Emanuel University, is the only Romanian Baptist academic review in the field of theology (and cognate subjects, such as philosophy, religious philosophy, ethics, and church history) published exclusively in English throughout Romania. As a scientific journal, Perichoresis has a double purpose: on the one hand, to introduce valuable academic contributions from the English-speaking world to the Romanian academy and, on the other hand, to promote Romanian theological research on the global academic market.
Perichoresis focuses on academic papers in all fields of theology (biblical-exegetical, dogmatic-historical, and pastoral-practical) and is fully recognized by the Romanian National Council for Scientific Research as a B Category academic journal.
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Corneliu C. Simuţ, Emanuel University, Romania
Deputy/ Managing Editor
Ciprian Simuţ, Emanuel University, Romania
International Advisory Board
Torrance Kirby, McGill University, Canada
Frank A. James III, Biblical Theological Seminary, United States of America
Hamilton Moore, Irish Baptist College, United Kingdom
André A. Gazal, North Greenville University, United States of America
Ábráhám Kovács, Debrecen Reformed Theological University, Hungary
Joshua R. Farris, University of St. Mary of the Lake, United States of America
Frank G. Bosman, Tilburg University, the Netherlands
†James McMahon, Albert Ellis Institute, United States of America
Paul Negruţ, Emanuel University, Romania
Patristics and Classical Languages
Marius D. Cruceru, Emanuel University, Romania
Adrian Giorgiov, Emanuel University, Romania
Old and New Testament Studies
Aurelian Botica, Emanuel University, Romania
Eunicia Ile, Emanuel University, Romania
Ciprian Simuţ, Emanuel University, Romania
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Volume 15 (2017): Issue 4 (December 2017)
Special Issue: Tome quatrieme: Celebrating 500 Years since the Reformation, 1517-2017. Investigating the Magisterial Reformation and Its Radical Contenders. Contemporary Evangelicals on Reformation Research: from Lutheranism and Zwinglianism to Anabaptism and Baptism, Issue Editor: Marvin Jones
Volume 14 (2016): Issue 3 (December 2016)
Avant-Premiere: Celebrating 500 Years since the Reformation, 1517-2017. Contemporary Perspectives on Reformed Orthodoxy. Reformed Confessions, Scholastic Thought, and Puritan Divinity in Post-Reformation Protestantism, Issue Editors: Gijsbert van den Brink, Aza Goudriaan