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Wallace Thornton, Jr. is a historian of the Christian tradition with special interest in the American Holiness Movement.  He earned the MA in Church History from Cincinnati Bible Seminary, holds membership in the Wesleyan Theological Society, is a charter member of the Wesleyan Historical Society, and serves on the advisory board of the journal World Christianity and the Fourfold Gospel.  He has taught church history at three colleges and presented at numerous conferences.  His publications include the books Radical Righteousness: Personal Ethics and the Development of the Holiness Movement (Schmul Publishing, 1998) and When the Fire Fell: Martin Wells Knapp’s Vision of Pentecost and the Beginnings of God’s Bible School (Emeth Press, 2014, also published in Korean by the Seoul Theological University Press, 2015), as well as contributions to the Wesleyan Theological Journal, the Historical Dictionary of the Holiness Movement (ed. William Kostlevy, 2nd ed. 2009), and Counterpoint: Dialogue with Drury on the Holiness Movement (ed. D. Curtis Hale, 2005).  You may contact Mr. Thornton HERE.

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