Andrews University Seminary Studies (AUSS) is a semi-annual, refereed print journal of the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary that provides a scholarly venue, within the context of biblical faith, for the presentation of research in a variety of biblical, historical, and theological topics. AUSS publishes cutting-edge research articles, dissertation abstracts, and book reviews to aid you in your study, research, teaching, and preaching.

AUSS accepts articles and book reviews written by faculty, students, and alumni of the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary as well as other scholars of different faith persuasions from around the world in the scholarly languages of English, French, and German.

Digital Archive

Feel free to browse our journal archive to meet your research needs by using the search field in the sidebar. The archive includes volumes 1 (1963) to 56 (2018). Please note that articles and book reviews in the two most recent volumes are only available to paid subscribers. Check with your library for a print version of these volumes or subscribe to the journal.


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Current Issue: Volume 56, Number 2 (2018)


Table of Contents



Dissertation Abstracts

Book Reviews

Book Notice

Editorial Board

Martin F. Hanna
John W. Reeve
Editorial Assistant
Matthew L. Tinkham Jr.
Copy Editor
Bonnie Beres
Copy Editor
Madeline Johnston
Copy Editor
Rebecca Murdock
Copy Editor
Jennifer Payne
Book Review Manager
Dominic Bornand
Circulation Manager
Lincoln Nogueira
Public Relations & Marketing Manager
Natalie Dorland
Office Assistant
Danielle M. Barnard
Managing Board
Jiří Moskala, Dean of the Seminary, chair; John W. Reeve, secretary; Alayne Thorpe, Dean of the School of Graduate Studies; Ron Knott, Director of Andrews University Press; P. Richard Choi; Richard M. Davidson; Paul Gregor; Martin F. Hanna; and Thomas R. Shepherd