Visiting Professor of Restorative Justice and Prison Ministry
DMin, Saint Paul School of Theology
JD, Kansas School of Law
MDiv, Phillips Theological Seminary
B.A., University of Oklahoma
“In my new position, I can finally devote most of my effort to restorative justice education and advocacy and work for systemic change.”
United Methodist Church (UMC), Elder
Discipline or Specialty
Restorative Justice, Prison Ministry, Church and Society
Representative Courses Taught
American Criminal Law and Restorative Justice
Immersion: Prison Ministry
The Prison Industrial Complex as Systemic Sin
“Restorative Justice” Bible Study, forthcoming.
“Living Restorative Justice,” UMMEN The Magazine of United Methodist Men, Volume 15, Number 1, Winter 2012.
“Restorative Justice and Coercive Power?” , The Berkeley Electronic Press, http://works.bepress.com/stanley_basler, March 2011 (First presented at Second Annual on Restorative Justice, San Antonio, TX 2009).
“Redemption Church: A Model for Re-Entry Prison Ministry,” The Christian Citizen, VOICES FOR BIBLICAL JUSTICE, A Publication of the Baptist Home Mission Societies, Volume 2, 2010.