Graduate Theological Union

Flora A. Keshgegian

Flora KeshgegianGraduate Theological Union
Core Doctoral Faculty Member

At GTU since 2010

Ph.D., Boston College (joint doctoral program with Andover Newton Theological School), 1992
M.Div., Philadelphia Divinity School, 1974
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1969

Phone: 510/204-0719

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Theological Anthropology
  • Soteriology
  • Trauma
  • Violence and Reconciliation
  • Practical Theology
  • Women in Ministry

Selected Publications

  • God Reflected: Metaphors for Life, Fortress Press, 2008.
  • “’Starving Armenians:’ The Politics and Ideology of Humanitarian Aid in the First Decades of the Twentieth Century” in Humanitarianism and Suffering: The Mobilization of Empathy, Cambridge University Press, 2008.
  • Time for Hope: Practices for Living in Today’s World, Continuum Publishing Group, 2006. Awarded 2005 Trinity Prize.
  • Redeeming Memories: A Theology of Healing and Transformation, Abingdon Press, 2000.
  • “Coming to Terms: Exploring the Dynamics of Our Differences,” Anglican Theological Review,  2004.
  • “Witnessing Trauma: Dorothee Soelle’s Theology of Suffering in a World of Victimization,”  in The Theology of Dorothee Soelle, Trinity Press International, 2003.