Publications in English


2010           Meeting God on the Cross. Christ, the Cross, and the Feminist Critique. 2010. Oxford University Press, New York.

Book-chapters and articles:

2020           „Melting Glaciers, Climate-Justice, and the Desperate Need for a New Reformation“, 2019 Luther Lecture: Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, Berkeley Journal of Religion and Theology, 6, no. 1 (2020), p. 10–29.

2020           „The voice of one crying out in the wilderness.” Editorial. Dialog. A Journal of Theology. 59/2, júní, Wiley Online Library, p. 58–60.

2019           “Martha. Christianity. Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception”, volume 17, ed. Christine Helmer, Steven L. McKenzie, Thomas Römer, Jens Schröter, Barry Dov Walfish, Eric J. Ziolkowski, Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter.

2019           „How climate change is changing the lives of women and why we need to know about it“ in Dialog. A Journal of Theology. Wiley Publishing/Wiley Online Library.

2019           „Let's Be Loud! God in the Context of Sexual Violence and Abuse of Power" in The Alternative Luther. Lutheran Theology from the Subaltern, ed. Else Marie Wiberg Pedersen, New York: Lexington Books / Fortress Academic.

2017          „Marriage to Katharina von Bora.“ Encyclopedia of Martin Luther and the Reformation. ed. Mark A. Lamport, London: Rowman & Littlefield.

2017           „Women in Luther's Theology.“ Encyclopedia of Martin Luther and the Reformation, ed. Mark A. Lamport, London: Rowman & Littlefield.

2017           „Zell, Katharina Schütz." Encyclopedia of Martin Luther and the Reformation, ed. Mark A. Lamport, London: Rowman & Littlefield.

2017           „The Fire Alarm Is Off: A Feminist Theological Reflection on Sin, Climate Change, Energy, and the Protection of Wilderness in Iceland“ in Planetary Solidarity. Global Women’s Voices on Christian Doctrine and Climate Justice, eds. Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Hilda P. Koster, Minneapolis: Fortress Press, p. 135–154.

2017           „Crucified – So What? Feminist Re-readings of the Cross-Event“ in T&T Clark Companion to Atonement, ed. Adam J. Johnson. London: Bloomsbury, p. 335–354.

2015           „Talking About a Gracious God: Speaking of God out of Experience.“ Dialog. A Journal of Theology. Vol 54/3, September 2015. Wiley Periodicals and Dialog, Inc.

 2014           „Christ in the Limelight. Contemporary Films and Christological Discourse.“  Dialog. A Journal of Theology. Vol 53:1, Spring/March. P. 41–48.

2013           „Aiming for a Just Society: A Theological Response to the 2008 Economic Collapse in Iceland.“ Political  Theology, Julie Clague ed. Vol. 14:2. P. 188–200.

2013           „Breaking the Waves (1996).“ Bible and Cinema: Fifty Key Films, Adele Reinhartz ed. London and New York: Routledge. P. 50–54.

2013           „The Passion of the Christ (2004).“ Bible and Cinema: Fifty Key Films, Adele Reinhartz ed. New York: Routledge. P. 202–206.

2012           „Gender Issues and the Status of Women within the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Iceland (ELCI).“ Exploring a Heritage – Evangelical Lutheran Churches in the North, Anne-Louise Eriksson, Göran Gunner and Niclas Blader eds. Eugene, Oregon: PICKWICK publications. P. 207–225.

2012           „She Had the Courage to Break the Silence. Briet Bjarnhedinsdottir – A Leader of the Suffrage Movement in Iceland.“ Handbook of Women Biblical Interpreters: A Historical and Biographical Guide, Marion Ann Taylor ed. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker. P. 76–78.

2011           „Response to Darby Kathleen Ray. By Arnfríður Guðmundsdóttir University of Iceland, Iceland.“ Conversations in Religion and Theology. Vol. 9/2, November 2011. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. P. 138–140.

2008           „More Pain, More Gain! On Mel Gibson's Film, The Passion of the Christ.“ Recent Releases. The Bible in Contemporary Cinema. Geert Hallbäck and Annika Hvithamar eds. Sheffield Phoenix Press, Sheffield.

2007           „Abusive or Abused? Theology of the Cross from a Feminist Critical Perspective.“ Scandinavian Critique of Anglo-American Feminist Theology. Journal of the European Society of Women in Theological Research 15. Hanna Stenström, Elina Vuola, Sabine Bieberstein and Ursula Rapp eds. Peeters – Leuven – Dudley, MA. P. 37–54.

2002           „Female Christ-figures in Films: A Feminist Critical Analysis of Breaking the Waves and Dead Man Walking“. Studia Theologica. Scandinavian Journal of Theology 56/1. Tage Kurtén ed. P. 27–43.

2002           „Feminist Perspectives in Theology Transforming Curriculum: A Regional Update – The European Situation.“ Lutheran World Federation Global Consultation on Engendering Theological Education for Transformation. Report from a meeting in Montreux Switzerland, 5-8 November 2001. LWF Publication, Genf. P. 57-–9.

1995           „1000 years of Christianity in Iceland. Part II.“ Frón. The Newsletter of the Icelandic Association of Chicago, March. P. 3–5.

1994           „1000 years of Christianity in Iceland. Part I.“ Frón. The Newsletter of the Icelandic Association of Chicago. December. P. 2–4.