Peter Allan Verkruyse
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Born: 1959 in Kewanee, IL
I was born and raised in Kewanee, Illinois. I currently reside in Jacksonville, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
I received a B.A. in Christian Ministries from Lincoln Christian College in 1982, an M.A. in Preaching (1987) and M.Div. in New Testament (1988) from Lincoln Christian Seminary, and an M.A. (1990) and Ph.D. (1995) in Speech Communication with specializations in the history of rhetoric, rhetorical theory, and rhetorical criticism from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. I have served on the faculties of Kentucky Christian University (1994-2000), Illinois College (2000-2009) and Lincoln Christian University (current).
- Prophet, Pastor and Patriarch: The Rhetorical Leadership of Alexander Campbell, University of Alabama Press, 2005
- Building Blocks for Bible Study: Laying a Foundation for Life, College Press, 1997
- Hebrews: The College Press NIV Commentary, College Press, 1997
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Prophet, Pastor, and Patriarch: The Rhetorical Leadership of Alexander Campbell
Release Date: 2005-11-20
Building Blocks for Bible Study: Laying a Foundation for Life
Release Date: 1997-06-02
Hebrews (The College Press Niv Commentary)
Release Date: 1997-06-01
- Religious Communication Association Book of the Year 2006, Prophet, Pastor and Patriarch: The Rhetorical Leadership of Alexander Campbell
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule presentations and lectures on the history of the Stone-Campbell Movement, the discourse of Abraham Lincoln, or various aspects of the history of American Public Address.
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