Bowlin, John Rimmer and Ruth de Vries Associate Professor of Reformed Theology and Public Life
Department of Theology
37 Carriage House
Phone: 609.497.3665
Fax: 609.497.7829
Email: john.bowlin@ptsem.edu
(Presbyterian)
Profile
John R. Bowlin is the Rimmer and Ruth de Vries Associate Professor of Reformed Theology and Public Life at Princeton Theological Seminary. He earned his M.Div. from Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York, and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Princeton University. He is a member of the American Academy of Religion, the Society of Christian Ethics, and the Society for Values in Higher Education, and has served on the editorial board of the Journal of Religious Ethics since 2003. His areas of specialization are Christian ethics, moral philosophy, social ethics and criticism, and the history of moral theology, and his courses cover ethics and the problem of evil, ethics and politics in Augustine, war and Christian conscience, and friendship, love, and justice. He is a member of the Presbyterian Church (USA).
Major Publications

On Tolerance and Forbearance: Moral Inquiries Natural and Supernatural (forthcoming)
Contingency and Fortune in Aquinas’s Ethics (Cambridge University Press, 1999)