Sarah Heaner Lancaster

Professor in the Werner Chair of Theology
Sarah Heaner Lancaster
Gault Hall 240

Curriculum vitae


Ph.D., Southern Methodist University, 1996
M.Div., Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University, 1990
B.A, Rice University, 1978

Areas of expertise

Systematic theology, Wesleyan studies, United Methodist doctrine, the authority of scripture.

Selected published works

Romans, Belief Series, Westminster John Knox, 2015. 

The Pursuit of Happiness: Blessing and Fulfillment in Christian Faith,Wipf & Stock, 2011.

"Baptism and Justification: A Methodist Understanding," in Ecclesiology, 4:3 (2008).

"Ecclesiology and Ministry in the Methodist Church (1939-1968)," in Methodist History 46:3 (April 2008).

"Authority and Narrative," in Engaging Biblical Authority: Perspectives on the Bible as Scripture, ed. William P. Brown, Westminster John Knox, 2007.