David Kling, “Jonathan Edwards on Conversion”

October 17th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Hinkson Hall

Topic TBD



Kling New Photo-170x238David Kling is Professor and Chair of the Dapartment of Religious Studies at the University of Miami, where he has been since 1986. He is the author of A Field of Divine Wonders: The New Divinity and Village Revivals in Northwestern Connecticut, 1792-1822The Bible in History: How the Texts Have Shaped the Times, and co-editor of Jonathan Edwards at Home and Abroad: Historical Memories, Cultural Movements, Global Horizons. He is currently working on a fourth book, A History of Christian Conversion, and is also an area editor for the Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception, 30 vols. (de Gruyter, 2009–). Kling is a specialist in American religious history and the history of Christianity, and he is also an Alumnus of Trinity College.