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Roland Bainton (1894-1984) was for forty-two years a professor of ecclesiastical history at Yale University. He was also the author of more than thirty books on Christianity. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther
Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther 3,563 copies, 19 reviews
The Church of Our Fathers 560 copies, 3 reviews
Erasmus of Christendom 225 copies, 3 reviews
Christianity (American Heritage) 224 copies, 2 reviews
The age of the Reformation 208 copies, 2 reviews
Early Christianity 164 copies, 1 review
Martin Luther's Easter Book 160 copies, 1 review
Luther Today 3 copies, 1 review
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Bainton was born in England and emigrated first to Canada in 1898 and then to the United States in 1902. He taught church history at Yale Divinity School from 1920 to 1962, serving as Titus Street Professor of Ecclesiastical History from 1936. Bainton wrote prolifically and was an authority on Luther and the Reformation, Christian attitudes toward war, Congregational history, and the history of the Yale Divinity School.
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