“Violence and Pastoral Care,” “Abuse as an Issue in Pastoral Care,” Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity, edited by Daniel Patte, New York, Cambridge University Press, 2009.
“Empire Violence, Family Violence and Pastoral Care,” in Treasures In Earthen Vessels: Intercultural Perspectives On Pastoral Care Facing Fragility And Destruction. Helmut Weiss and Klaus Temme, editors, LIT Verlag with seats in Münster, 2009, 161-175. Also published in German as “Imperiale Gewalt, Gewalt in der Familie und Seelsorge,” in Ulrike Elsdorfer, editor, Alobale Religionen: Ein Lesebuch zum interreligiosen Gesprach: Bahá’i, Christentum, Islam. Ulrike Helmer Verlag, 2008, 73-98.
“The Cross and Male Violence,” Marit Trelstad, editor, Cross Examination: Readings on the Meaning of the Cross Today. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2006, 50-62. Revised version reprinted in Bjorn Krondorfer, editor, Men and Masculinities in Christianity and Judaism: A Critical Reader. Norwich, UK: SCM Press, 2009, 472-481.
“Understanding Cultural Differences,” in Spirituality and Culture in Pastoral Care and Counseling: Voices from Different Contexts. Edited by John Foskett and Emmanuel Lartey, Cardiff: Cardiff Academic Press, 2004, 3-13.
“The Congregation as a Healing Community,” Herbert Anderson, Edward Foley, Bonnie Miller-McLemore and Robert Schreiter, editors, Mutuality Matters: Family, Faith, and Just Love. Rowan and Littlefield Publishing, Spring, 2004, 225-239.
“Men Helping Men Become Pro-Feminist,” with Christopher Grundy and Hanshik Min, in Men’s Work in Preventing Violence Against Women. Edited by James Poling and Christie Neuger, NY: Haworth Press, 2003.
“Foreword,” for Linda Crockett, The Deepest Wound: How a Journey to El Salvador Led to Healing From Mother-Daughter Incest. NY: Writer’s Showcase, 2001.
“Pastoral Theology,” (258-59), “Theology and Pastoral Care,” (373-374), “Trust,” (382-383) in The New Dictionary of Pastoral Studies, edited by Wesley Carr, et. al., Grand Rapids: Eerdman’s Publishing Company, 2002.
“Differences in Culture and Power in Pastoral Care and Counselling”. in The Handbuch Interkulturelle Seelsorge edited by Helmut Weiss, published by Neukirchen-Vluyn, Germany: Neukirchener Verlag, in English and German. 2002.
“Masculinity, Mimetic Violence, And Christian Theology,” in Phillip Culbertson, editor, The Spirituality of Men. (Minneapolis: Fortress, 2002), 113-131.
“Pastoral Counseling,” Wade Clark Roof, ed. Contemporary American Religion. New York: Macmillan Library Reference USA, (1999 • ISBN: 0-02-864928-1)
“Preaching to Perpetrators of Violence,” in John S. McClure and Nancy J. Ramsay, editors, Telling the Truth: Preaching About Sexual and Domestic Violence. (Cleveland: United Church Press, 1999, 71-82.
“Perspectives on Practical Theologies and Methodologies,” with Marvel Viau and Friedrich Schweitzer, in Paul Ballard and Pam Couture, editors, Globalisation and Difference: Practical Theology in a World Context. (Cardiff, U.K.: Cardiff Academic Press, 1999), 193-212.
“Child Sexual Abuse: A Rich Context for Thinking about God, Community and Ministry,” in Christian Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender. edited by Elizabeth Stuart and Adrian Thatcher, (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1996), 396-399.
“Calling to Accountability: The Church’s Response to Abusers,” with Marie M. Fortune, in Carol J. Adams and Marie M. Fortune, eds., Violence Against Women and Children: A Christian Theological Source Book (New York: Continuum, 1995), 451-463. Previously printed in The Clinical Handbook of Pastoral Counseling: Volume 2, eds. Robert Wickes and Richard Parsons (New York: Paulist Press, 1993).
“Sexuality: A Crisis for the Church,” in Pastoral Care in a Society in Conflict, Pamela Couture and Rodney Hunter, editors (Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1995).
“Handling Difficult Situations,” in Religious News, co-author as a member of the Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession, American Academy of Religion (Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1993).
“Ethics in Pastoral Care and Counseling,” in Handbook of Basic Types of Pastoral Care and Counseling, eds. Howard Stone and William Clements (Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1991).
“Empirical Theology and Pastoral Care,” in Dictionary of Pastoral Care and Counseling (Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1990), 356-358.