Prof. Brooks HolifieldProfessor of American Church History (Candler School of Theology, Graduate Division of Religion at Emory University)

    Research Profile

    Prof. Holifield’s specialties are religious history, the history of Christian thought in America, and early colonial American religion. He has written numerous books and articles and lectured widely on themes in American religious history.

    Teaching Profile

    History of Ministry in America; Religion in America; History of Theology in America

    Selected Publications

    God’s Ambassadors: A History of the Christian Clergy in America (Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company 2007)

    Theology in America: Christian Thought from the Age of the Puritans to the Civil War (Yale University Press 2003)

    Era of Persuasion: American Thought and Culture, 1521-1680 (Twayne Publishers 1989)

    Health and Medicine in the Methodist Tradition (Crossroad Publishing Company 1986)

    A History of Pastoral Care in America (Wipf & Stock Publishers 1983)

    The Gentlemen Theologians (Duke University Press 1978)

    The Covenant Sealed (Wipf & Stock Publishers 1974)

     

    Contact

    1531 Dickey Dr.
    Atlanta, GA 30322
    United States
    Phone: +01 404 727 6319
    Fax: +01 404 727 2494

    Email: eholifi@emory.edu
    Homepage: http://www.candler.emory.edu/faculty/emeriti/holifield.cfm

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