Relationship with Pepperdine
LEAVEN is published by the Religion Division, Pepperdine University. LEAVEN began in 1990 and its first editor was Mark Love. In 1995, D’Esta Love and Stuart Love became the journal’s general editors. Beginning in 2001 LEAVEN became an official publication of the Religion Division of Pepperdine University. LEAVEN’S Editorial and Advisory Board is composed of women and men of the Stone-Campbell Restoration Heritage.