2006 Conference - The English ReformationDeep in History

Martyrs – Paul Thigpen

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January 5, 2017 No Comments

 

Paul Thigpen, who currently serves as editor of TAN Books, looks at the Christian meaning of martyrdom as explained in scripture and tradition. Taking specific instances of saints from the English Reformation, Thigpen shares how the martyrs serve as powerful examples for today’s Christians.

This talk was originally given at The Coming Home Network’s 2006 Deep in History conference.


Paul Thigpen

Paul Thigpen is a native of Savannah, Georgia, and grew up on one of the sea islands along the Georgia coast. He received a B.A. in Religious Studies from Yale University and earned an M.A. and Ph.D. from Emory University. He has served on the theology faculty of several colleges and universities and is currently editor forĀ TAN Books, a publishing company based in Charlotte, North Carolina.