Francesca Murphy

Francesca Murphy


Primary Field of Study: Systematic Theology


Ph.D. University of London

Research and Training Interests

Aesthetics of Ressourcement

Selected Publications

God is Not a Story. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.

Art and Intellect in the Philosophy of Etienne Gilson. Columbia: Missouri University Press, 2004.

1 Samuel, Brazos Theological Commentary Series. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 2011.

Gnosis and the Theocrates from Mars. London: Bloomsbury, 2019.


Francesca Aran Murphy is the author of numerous books, including Christ the Form of Beauty (T & T Clark), God is Not a Story (OUP) and a theological commentary on I Samuel (Brazos). She is currently editing a series for Bloomsbury Academic called Illuminating Modernity.



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