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

Timothy M. DolanTimothy M. Dolan
06 February 1950
Theologian, University teacher, Catholic priest

Francis ChanFrancis Chan
31 August 1967
Theologian, Author
Max LucadoMax Lucado
11 January 1955
Theologian, Writer

John HageeJohn Hagee
12 April 1940
Pastor, Theologian, Saxophonist
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,

Alvin PlantingaAlvin Plantinga
15 November 1932
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher

John OrtbergJohn Ortberg
05 May 1957
Author, Theologian, Psychologist

Jeremiah WrightJeremiah Wright
22 September 1941
Theologian
Daniel BerriganDaniel Berrigan
09 May 1921
Peace activist, Theologian, Writer, University

Shmuley BoteachShmuley Boteach
19 November 1966
Writer, Theologian, Rabbi

John WitherspoonJohn Witherspoon
05 February 1723
Politician, Theologian

John Shelby SpongJohn Shelby Spong
16 June 1931
Priest, Theologian, Philosopher, Writer
John Dominic CrossanJohn Dominic Crossan
17 February 1934
Theologian

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

Erwin McManusErwin McManus
28 August 1958
Author, Theologian

Elaine PagelsElaine Pagels
13 February 1943
Historian
Walter BrueggemannWalter Brueggemann
11 March 1933
theologian, university teacher

Jim WallisJim Wallis
04 June 1948
Theologian
Walter RauschenbuschWalter Rauschenbusch
04 October 1861
Theologian

Stanley HauerwasStanley Hauerwas
24 July 1940
Ethicist, Philosopher, Theologian

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

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William Ellery ChanningWilliam Ellery Channing
07 April 1780
Preacher
H. Richard NiebuhrH. Richard Niebuhr
03 September 1894
Theologian

Johnny Lee ClaryJohnny Lee Clary
18 June 1959
Theologian

Nicholas WolterstorffNicholas Wolterstorff
21 January 1932
Philosopher, Theologian

Charles HodgeCharles Hodge
27 December 1797
Theologian
John Gresham MachenJohn Gresham Machen
28 July 1881
Theologian
John WoolmanJohn Woolman
19 October 1720
Religious leader

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
Television presenter, Author, Journalist,
Elias HicksElias Hicks
19 March 1748
Quaker minister

Martin E. MartyMartin E. Marty
05 February 1928
Historian of religion

Justin Francis RigaliJustin Francis Rigali
19 April 1935
Theologian, Diplomat, Catholic priest

Jacob NeusnerJacob Neusner
28 July 1932
Academic

Ian BarbourIan Barbour
05 October 1923
Scholar
Troy PerryTroy Perry
27 July 1940
Religious Leader

Bob Jones, Jr.Bob Jones, Jr.
19 October 1911
Actor
Calvin Ellis StoweCalvin Ellis Stowe
06 April 1802
Biblical scholar

Robert BarclayRobert Barclay
23 December 1648
Theologian, Writer

C. F. W. WaltherC. F. W. Walther
25 October 1811
Theologian
James Freeman ClarkeJames Freeman Clarke
04 April 1810
Theologian

Timothy DolanTimothy Dolan
06 February 1950
Catholic bishop
Hosea BallouHosea Ballou
30 April 1771
Author, Theologian, Writer

Horace BushnellHorace Bushnell
14 April 1802
Minister

Lyman AbbottLyman Abbott
18 December 1835
Theologian

Edgar J. GoodspeedEdgar J. Goodspeed
23 October 1871
Theologian

Kaufmann KohlerKaufmann Kohler
10 May 1843
Rabbi
Edgar S. BrightmanEdgar S. Brightman
20 September 1884
Philosopher

Matthew SimpsonMatthew Simpson
21 June 1811
Biographer

Gene SavoyGene Savoy
11 May 1927
Explorer

John Williamson NevinJohn Williamson Nevin
20 February 1803
Theologian
Tryon EdwardsTryon Edwards
07 August 1809
Theologian

W. A. B. CoolidgeW. A. B. Coolidge
28 August 1850
Historian
Shailer MathewsShailer Mathews
26 May 1863
Theologian

W. T. PurkiserW. T. Purkiser
1910 AD
Theologian, Author

Seymour SiegelSeymour Siegel
12 September 1927
Rabbi
Richard J.  FosterRichard Foster
03 May 1942
Theologian

Albert BarnesAlbert Barnes
01 December 1798
Theologian
Wilbur FiskWilbur Fisk
31 August 1792
Educator

Thomas J.J. AltizerThomas J.J. Altizer
28 September 1927
Theologian

Peter John GomesPeter John Gomes
22 May 1942
Preacher