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E Brooks Holifield

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E Brooks Holifield
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  • Education: PhD, Yale University
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Emeritus Professor of American Church History, Candler School of Theology, Emory University

E. Brooks Holifield is an expert on American religion who focuses on patterns of change in religious history.

E. BROOKS HOLIFIELD is Charles Howard Candler Professor of American Church History in the Candler School of Theology and the Graduate Division of Religion at Emory University. His specialties are religious history, the history of Christian thought in America, and early colonial American religion. Holifield has written numerous books and articles and lectured widely on themes in American religious history.