Education

B.A. McMurry University 1958
Ph.D. Drew University 1965

Academic interests

American religious history, and the teaching and practice of religion in American colleges and universities.

Publications

The Theology of Jonathan Edwards (Doubleday 1966, Indiana University Press 1990),
God's New Israel (Prentice Hall 1971,University of North Carolina Press 1998),
Nature and Religious Imagination (Fortress Press 1981),
Horace Bushnell (Paulist Press 1985),
Hurrying Toward Zion (Indiana University Press 1995), and (co-editor)
Religion and American Culture: A Journal of Interpretation