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Christian Biographies



Christianity is populated with interesting biographies. Whether saint, heretic, pope, bishop, monk, scholar, philosopher, statesman, preacher or author, each person profiled in this section made a contribution to Christianity as well as eastern and western history.


Most Popular

 


Jesus of Nazareth

John the Baptist

Paul of Tarsus

Simon Peter

Mary, mother of Jesus

Matthew the Apostle

Mark the Apostle

Luke the Apostle

John the Apostle

 


Athanasius

Early Church Fathers
(Compariosn Chart)

Augustine of Hippo

Pelagius

Jerome

Francis of Assisi

Monks and Mystics
(Comparison Chart)

Peter Abelard

Catholic Popes

Martin Luther

John Calvin

James Arminius

Ulrich Zwingli

Thomas Cranmer

Jonathan Edwards

John Wesley

Protestant Reformers
(Comparison Chart)

C.S. Lewis

 

More Biographies

 


Biographies of Biblical Figures

Andrew

Apollos

Barnabas

Bartholomew

Eutychus

James, brother of Jesus

Joseph, husband of Mary

Joseph of Arimathea

Judas Iscariot

Lazarus

Mary Magdalene

Nathaniel

Nicodemus

Stephen

Thomas

Timothy


Biographies of Heretics

Apollinarius

Arius

Marcion

Montanus

Nestorius

Paul of Samosata

Sabellius

 

Biographies of Rulers

Marcus Aurelius

Charlemagne

Charles V

Constantine

Elizabeth I

Frederick the Wise

Henry VIII

Honorius

Mary I (Bloody Mary)

 

Biographies of End Times Teachers

Ellen White

Harold Camping

Hal Lindsey

Tim LaHaye

William Miller

Biographies of Exorcists

Gabriele Amorth

Malachi Martin

Biographies of Modern Theologians

Karl Barth

Rudolf Bultmann

Friedrich Schleiermacher

Albert Schweitzer

Paul Tillich

B.B. Warfield


Biographies of
Church Fathers

Ambrose of Milan

Basil the Great of Caesarea

Clement of Alexandria

Clement of Rome

Cyril of Alexandria

Cyprian of Carthage

Gregory of Nazianzus

Gregory of Nyssa

Hilary of Poitiers

Ignatius of Antioch

Irenaeus of Lyons

Isidore of Seville

John Chrysostom

Justin Martyr

Origen of Alexandria

Polycarp of Smyrna

Saint Nicholas

Saint Valentine

Tertullian


Biographies of Monks
and Mystics

Anthony of Egypt

Benedict of Nursia

Bernard of Clairvaux

Ignatius of Loyola

John Cassian

John of the Cross

Martin of Tours

Maximus the Confessor

Paul of Thebes

Pachomius

Perpetua

Teresa of Avila

Biographies of Missionaries

Amy Carmichael

Saint Patrick

Francis Xavier

Hudson Taylor

William Carey


Biographies of Scholastics

Albertus Magnus

Anselm of Canterbury

Catherine of Siena

Thomas Aquinas

John Duns Scotus

Peter Lombard

William of Ockham

 

Biographies of Televangelists

Benny Hinn

Creflo Dollar

Jesse Duplantis

Jimmy Swaggart

Kenneth Copeland

Kenneth Hagin

Pat Robertson

Paul Crouch

Biographies of Evangelists

Aimee McPherson

George Whitefield

Billy Sunday

Billy Graham

Franklin Graham

Oral Roberts

Smith Wigglesworth


Biogrpahies of Reformers

Theodore Beza

Martin Bucer

Heinrich Bullinger

Thomas Cromwell

Erasmus of Rotterdam

George Fox

Jan Hus

John Knox

Hugh Latimer

Philip of Melanchthon

Nicholas Ridley

Menno Simons

Philipp Jakob Spener

John Wycliffe

 
Biographies of the Catholic Reformation

Robert Bellarmine

Gasparo Contarini

Girolamo Savonarola

Ignatius of Loyola

Peter Canisius

Tomas de Torquemada

 
Biographies of
Artists and Writers

John Bunyan

G.K. Chesterton

Dante

John Milton

Blaise Pascal

J.R.R. Tolkein

 
Biographies of Scholars

Venerable Bede

Galileo Galilei

Adolf von Harnack

 
Biographies of Social Activists

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

William Booth

Martin Luther King, Jr.

John Newton

Mother Teresa

William Wilberforce

Biographies of Modern Pastors

A.W. Pink

A.W. Tozer

Bill Hybels

Charles Spurgeon

Charles Stanley

Chuck Swindoll

D. James Kennedy

David Cho

Francis Chan

James Dobson

Jerry Falwell

Joel Osteen

John Hagee

John MacArthur

John Piper

Joseph Prince

Joyce Meyer

Ken Ham

Mark Driscoll

Max Lucado

Rick Warren

T.D. Jakes

Ted Haggard

 


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