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Dr. Ted A. Campbell, Associate Professor of Church History, Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University SMU

Ted A. Campbell

Professor of Church History




Southern Methodist University, Ph.D. in Church History, 1984; Oxford University, B.A./M.A. in Christian Theology, 1979/1987; University of North Texas, B.A. in Latin, 1976; Lon Morris College, A.A., 1974

Teaching Specialties

Methodist history, doctrine, and polity; History of Christianity; History of Christian doctrine and theology; Ecumenical Christian doctrine

Research Interests

Methodist history including Wesleyan studies; Pietism and movements for a “religion of the heart” in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries; Ecumenical Christian doctrine

Selected Publications

:: Campbell, Ted. C., edited with Newport, Kenneth G. C., Charles Wesley: Life, Literature & Legacy (Peterborough: Epworth Press, 2007).
:: Methodist Doctrine: The Essentials (Abingdon Press, 1999; “Sol África” and Portuguese editions, 2011; Spanish edition, 2012).
:: Christian Confessions: A Historical Introduction (Westminster John Knox Press, 1996).
:: John Wesley and Christian Antiquity: Religious Vision and Cultural Change (Kingswood Books, imprint of Abingdon Press, 1991
:: Campbell, Ted. C., ed. Albert C. Outler as Historian and Interpreter of the Christian Tradition (volume 8 in The Albert C. Outler Library; Anderson, Indiana: Bristol Books, 2003).

Professional Distinctions

Trustee, International Foundation for Ewha Woman's University; president of the Charles Wesley Society (1999-2003); delegate to the Faith and Order Commission of the National Council of Churches in the USA (1992-2002); an ordained elder of the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

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