Professor

Peter Toon, D.Phil. (1939-2009)


Education

  • Oxford University, DPhil
  • University of London and Liverpool University, three master’s degrees
  • Cliff College, King’s College, and the University of Durham

Teaching Career

  • Lecturer at schools around the world (1970s-2009)
  • Taught and lectured at more than 50 institutions worldwide, including Oxford, St. John’s College of Cambridge University, the University of Dunham, Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, Westminster Theological Seminary, Dallas Theological Seminary, and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • Professor Systematic Theology, Nashotah House (1990-1993)

Other Career Highlights

  • President and CEO, Prayer Book Society
  • Regarded by colleagues as one of the finest minds of the Anglican tradition
  • Special advisor to the Bishops of Durham and Newcastle in the areas of religions and cults
  • Ordained in the Church of England in the Diocese of Liverpool
  • Parish priest and Vicar, St. Mary’s in Staindrop, England
  • Expert in various fields such as Puritan History, Evangelicals in the Church of England, and John Owen
  • Several denominational boards and committees

Publications

  • More than 25 books, including God’s Statesman: Life and Work of John Owen;What We Believe; Let God Be God; Our Triune God: A Biblical Portrayal of the Trinity; and Genuine Godliness and True Piety: Worshipping God in Faith, Hope and Love
  • Countless booklets and articles
  • Multiple works on topics such as the Lordship of Christ, justification, and sanctification

Courses