Miroslav Volf

Miroslav VolfCourtesy Yale University

Miroslav Volf is the Henry B. Wright Professor of Theology at Yale Divinity School and Founder and Director of the Yale Center for Faith and Culture. He has written or edited over 15 books and 70 scholarly articles on subjects ranging from the possibility of doing one’s work “in the Spirit” to the relevance of theology in the life of the everyday churchgoer to the possibility of actually loving your enemies.


His most significant books include Exclusion and Embrace (1996; winner of Grawemeyer Award in Religion, and one of Christianity Today’s 100 most important religious books of the 20th century); Allah: A Christian Response (2011); and A Public Faith: On How Followers of Christ Should Serve the Common Good (2011).