Marva Dawn

Internationally renowned theologian, author, and educator Dr. Marva J. Dawn serves as Teaching Fellow in Spiritual Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, BC, Canada.  Under Christians Equipped for Ministry (CEM), she has preached and taught at seminaries, clergy conferences, churches, assemblies, and universities throughout the United States and Canada and in Australia, China and Hong Kong, England, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Madagascar, Mexico, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Norway, Poland, Singapore, and Scotland.

A scholar with four masters degrees and a Ph.D. in Christian Ethics and the Scriptures from the University of Notre Dame, Dr. Dawn is also a popular preacher and speaker for people of all ages.

She is the author of numerous articles and over 20 books, several of which have won awards and\or been translated into Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, and other languages.

Missing The Joy


Has the church become frantic activity on the Sabbath?

God Is Worthy


Marva Dawn talks about what breaks her heart, what makes her soul sing and offers up a definition of worship.

Resist But Glorify


Do you feel like an artist enslaved to a "system?" Theologian and author Marva Dawn responds.



Theologian and author Marva Dawn talks her frustration with schmaltz in worship.

Dying For Your Brother


Theologian and author Marva Dawn talks about her community.

The Sabbath And The Poor


Theologian and author Marva Dawn talks about the Sabbath and it's connection to the Jubilee.

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