Evangelical Dictionary of Theology (Biographical Entries) - Walter A. Elwell, editor. The biographical articles from this classic reference work are included in electronic form. They include individuals from all eras of history and from many countries. Entries are arranged alphabetically, from Peter Abelard to Ulrich Zwingli. Many entries include bibliographical references and focus on the individual's theological dimension. More than two hundred contributors represent a variety of diverse evangelical persuasions and national backgrounds.
Each entry features several paragraphs that summarize the accomplishments and beliefs of many of Christianity's most influential figures. The Evangelical Dictionary of Theology's biographical entries provide succinct information that is useful for any teacher of theologocial or ecclesiastical history. Each entry includes the credentials of the author that wrote that specific section.
Note: This volume contains only the biographical entries. The complete Evangelical Dictionary of Theology is available in the Baker Theology Collection (11 vols.).