Find out more about the greatest American Theologians, including Cornel West, Jimmy Swaggart, John Hagee, Reinhold Niebuhr and William Lane Craig.
Roger WilliamsRoger Williams
21 December 1603
Theologian
Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr
21 June 1892
Theologian

Paul TillichPaul Tillich
20 August 1886
 

Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
30 January 1912
Theologian, Philosopher

Edward EverettEdward Everett
11 April 1794
Former American senator

Jimmy SwaggartJimmy Swaggart
15 March 1935
Singer, Theologian, Pianist
Cornel WestCornel West
02 June 1953
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher,

John HageeJohn Hagee
12 April 1940
Pastor, Theologian, Saxophonist

Francis ChanFrancis Chan
31 August 1967
Theologian, Author
Timothy M. DolanTimothy M. Dolan
06 February 1950
Theologian, University teacher, Catholic priest

William Lane CraigWilliam Lane Craig
23 August 1949
Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher,
R. C. SproulR. C. Sproul
13 February 1939
Theologian, Philosopher, Non-fiction writer,

Max LucadoMax Lucado
11 January 1955
Theologian, Writer

Theodore McCarrickTheodore McCarrick
07 July 1930
Priest

Jeremiah WrightJeremiah Wright
22 September 1941
Theologian

Alvin PlantingaAlvin Plantinga
15 November 1932
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher
John OrtbergJohn Ortberg
05 May 1957
Author, Theologian, Psychologist

John WitherspoonJohn Witherspoon
05 February 1723
Politician, Theologian

Daniel BerriganDaniel Berrigan
09 May 1921
Peace activist, Theologian, Writer, University

Peter L. BergerPeter L. Berger
17 March 1929
Sociologist, Theologian, University teacher
Mary DalyMary Daly
16 October 1928
Theologian, Writer, Philosopher, University

Shmuley BoteachShmuley Boteach
19 November 1966
Writer, Theologian, Rabbi
John Shelby SpongJohn Shelby Spong
16 June 1931
Priest, Theologian, Philosopher, Writer

John Dominic CrossanJohn Dominic Crossan
17 February 1934
Theologian

Jim WallisJim Wallis
04 June 1948
Theologian
Elaine PagelsElaine Pagels
13 February 1943
Historian

Walter BrueggemannWalter Brueggemann
11 March 1933
theologian, university teacher
Erwin McManusErwin McManus
28 August 1958
Author, Theologian

Walter RauschenbuschWalter Rauschenbusch
04 October 1861
Theologian

Stanley HauerwasStanley Hauerwas
24 July 1940
Ethicist, Philosopher, Theologian
Johnny Lee ClaryJohnny Lee Clary
18 June 1959
Theologian

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Avery DullesAvery Dulles
24 August 1918
Theologian
Moshe FeinsteinMoshe Feinstein
03 March 1895
Theologian, Rabbi, Philosopher

H. Richard NiebuhrH. Richard Niebuhr
03 September 1894
Theologian

John WoolmanJohn Woolman
19 October 1720
Religious leader

Nicholas WolterstorffNicholas Wolterstorff
21 January 1932
Philosopher, Theologian
John Gresham MachenJohn Gresham Machen
28 July 1881
Theologian
William Ellery ChanningWilliam Ellery Channing
07 April 1780
Preacher

Charles HodgeCharles Hodge
27 December 1797
Theologian

Jaroslav PelikanJaroslav Pelikan
17 December 1923
Historian

Charles HartshorneCharles Hartshorne
05 June 1897
Philosopher
Philip SchaffPhilip Schaff
01 January 1819
Church historian, Translator, Theologian,

Richard John NeuhausRichard John Neuhaus
14 May 1936
Cleric

Elias HicksElias Hicks
19 March 1748
Quaker minister

Jacob NeusnerJacob Neusner
28 July 1932
Academic

Walter WinkWalter Wink
21 May 1935
Theologian
Calvin Ellis StoweCalvin Ellis Stowe
06 April 1802
Biblical scholar

Martin E. MartyMartin E. Marty
05 February 1928
Historian of religion
Timothy Dwight IVTimothy Dwight IV
14 May 1752
Theologian

Troy PerryTroy Perry
27 July 1940
Religious Leader

C. F. W. WaltherC. F. W. Walther
25 October 1811
Theologian
Ian BarbourIan Barbour
05 October 1923
Scholar

Robert BarclayRobert Barclay
23 December 1648
Theologian, Writer
Justin Francis RigaliJustin Francis Rigali
19 April 1935
Theologian, Diplomat, Catholic priest

James Freeman ClarkeJames Freeman Clarke
04 April 1810
Theologian

Timothy J. KellerTimothy J. Keller
23 September 1950
Theologian

Bob Jones, Jr.Bob Jones, Jr.
19 October 1911
Actor

Horace BushnellHorace Bushnell
14 April 1802
Minister
Hosea BallouHosea Ballou
30 April 1771
Author, Theologian, Writer

Timothy DolanTimothy Dolan
06 February 1950
Catholic bishop

Lyman AbbottLyman Abbott
18 December 1835
Theologian

Susan WarnerSusan Warner
11 July 1819
Author
Edgar J. GoodspeedEdgar J. Goodspeed
23 October 1871
Theologian

Kaufmann KohlerKaufmann Kohler
10 May 1843
Rabbi
Tryon EdwardsTryon Edwards
07 August 1809
Theologian

Samuel Simon SchmuckerSamuel Simon Schmucker
28 February 1799
Theologian

Matthew SimpsonMatthew Simpson
21 June 1811
Biographer
Edgar S. BrightmanEdgar S. Brightman
20 September 1884
Philosopher

Gene SavoyGene Savoy
11 May 1927
Explorer
John Williamson NevinJohn Williamson Nevin
20 February 1803
Theologian

W. A. B. CoolidgeW. A. B. Coolidge
28 August 1850
Historian

John M. MasonJohn M. Mason
19 March 1770
Preacher
W. T. PurkiserW. T. Purkiser
1910 AD
Theologian, Author

Shailer MathewsShailer Mathews
26 May 1863
Theologian
Alexander CampbellAlexander Campbell
12 September 1788
Minister

Robert A. GrahamRobert A. Graham
11 March 1912
Priest

Edward RobinsonEdward Robinson
10 April 1794
Translator

Seymour SiegelSeymour Siegel
12 September 1927
Rabbi
Samuel HopkinsSamuel Hopkins
17 September 1721
Theologian
Richard J.  FosterRichard Foster
03 May 1942
Theologian

Wilbur FiskWilbur Fisk
31 August 1792
Educator

Albert BarnesAlbert Barnes
01 December 1798
Theologian

Thomas J.J. AltizerThomas J.J. Altizer
28 September 1927
Theologian
Peter John GomesPeter John Gomes
22 May 1942
Preacher

Carl H. MauCarl H. Mau
22 June 1922
Theologian

Murray, John CourtneyMurray, John Courtney
12 September 1904
American theologian