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Dr. James E. McGoldrick

Professor of Church History

"Calvin noted how important work diligently performed is to a healthful economy, and he taught that such labor is part of the creation God intended to continue always, even if the fall had not occurred. In spite of the fall, those who toil honorably will find joy and satisfaction in their labor."


Temple University, B.S., M.A.

West Virginia University, Ph.D.

Dropsie College, St. Joseph's University, University of Scranton, & Pennsylvania State University, Post-Graduate Work


Pastor, Pittsgrove Baptist Church, 1959-1965

Pastor, Calvary Baptist Church, 1965-1966

Professor, John Brown University, 1966-1970

Instructor, West Virginia University, 1970-1973

Professor, Cedarville University, 1973-2001

Fellow, Sixteenth Century Studies Conference, 1998

Professor, Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 2002-present



  • Great Lives from History
  • Chronology of European History
  • Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation
  • Dictionary of Tudor England
  • Dictionary of Scottish Church History and Theology
  • Historical Dictionary of Late Medieval England
  • Magill's Guide to Military History
  • Global Encyclopedia of Historical Writing
  • New Dictionary of National Biography
  • A Christian Worldview
  • Modern Age (journal)
  • University of Dayton Review
  • Westminster Theological Journal
  • Banner of Truth (magazine)
  • Grace Theological Journal
  • Sixteenth Century Journal
  • Calvin Theological Journal
  • Reformation & Revival (magazine)
  • The Outlook (magazine)
  • Scottish Bulletin of Evangelical Theology (journal)

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