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is Professor Emeritus of Church History at Abilene Christian University, where he was twice honored as an outstanding teacher. He is a life member and has served a term on the Council of the American Society of church History, and is a past president of the North American Patristic Society. His professional memberships also include the Society of Biblical Literature, Ecclesiastical History Society (Great Britain), Conference on Faith and History, and Association internationale d'etudes patristiques. david M. Scholer
is Distinguished Professor of New Testament and Early Church History at North Park College and Theological Seminary in Chicago, Illinois. Paul Corby Finney
is Assistant Professor of History and Associate Professor of Art and Archeology at the University of Missouri, St. Louis.