Mark Noll

Mark Noll is the Francis A. McAnaney Professor of History at Notre Dame University, formerly a member of the history and theology departments at Wheaton College Graduate School. Noll earned a BA from Wheaton, an MA from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and a PhD from Vanderbilt University.



In 2005 he was named by Time Magazine as one of the twenty-five most influential evangelicals in America. His 1994 book The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind (Eerdmans, 1995) was named _Christianity Today's_ "Book of the Year" in 1996.

Selected publications

  • The Civil War as a Theological Crisis (UNC Press, 2006)
  • Is the Reformation Over? An Evangelical Assessment of Contemporary Roman Catholicism (Baker, 2005)
  • The Rise of Evangelicalism: The Age of Edwards, Whitefield and the Wesleys (IVP, 2004)
  • Biographical Dictionary of Evangelicals, consulting ed. (IVP, 2003)
  • America's God: From Jonathan Edwards to Abraham Lincoln (Oxford, 2002)
  • American Evangelical Christianity (Blackwell, 2000)
  • The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind (Eerdmans, 1995)
  • A History of Christianity in the United States and Canada, (Eerdmans, 1992)

Online writings