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Thomas Jay Oord
Thomas Jay Oord is professor of theology and philosophy at Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa, Idaho. He specializes in research related to love, relational thought and science and religion. Oord holds doctorate and master’s degrees from Claremont Graduate University in California and a Master of Divinity from Nazarene Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Mo. Oord is an ordained minister. His most recent books include Defining Love: A Philosophical, Scientific and Theological Engagement (Brazos); The Polkinghorne Reader (SPCK and Templeton); The Nature of Love: A Theology (Chalice); Creation Made Free: Open Theology Engaging Science (Pickwick) and Divine Grace and Emerging Creation: Wesleyan Forays in Science and Theology of Creation (Pickwick).