John H. Wigger

John H. Wigger
Professor
316 Read Hall
573-882-2481
Research Area
U.S. social and cultural history
Education

B.S. West Virginia University, 1981
M.A. Fuller Theological Seminary, 1989
M.A. University of Notre Dame, 1990
Ph.D. University of Notre Dame, 1994

Bio

Professor Wigger's research interests focus on American religious and cultural history.

Recent Publications

PTL: The Rise and Fall of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker's Evangelical Empire. Oxford University Press. 2017

American Saint: Francis Asbury and the Methodists. Oxford University Press, 2009. 

Taking Heaven by Storm: Methodism and the Rise of Popular Christianity in America, 1770-1820. Oxford University Press, 1998; paperback, University of Illinois Press, 2001.

Methodism and the Shaping of American Culture, co-edited with Nathan Hatch. Kingswood Books, 2001.

 

PTL: The Rise and Fall of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker's Evangelical Empire. Oxford University Press. 2017American Saint: Francis Asbury and the Methodists. Oxford University Press, 2009. Taking Heaven by Storm: Methodism and the Rise of Popular Christianity in America, 1770-1820. Oxford University Press, 1998; paperback, University of Illinois Press, 2001.Methodism and the Shaping of American Culture, co-edited with Nathan Hatch. Kingswood Books, 2001.