Stephen Emerson, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Theology

Phone: (626) 815-5469
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Steve Emerson, PhD, has been teaching Church history and theology for more than 10 years. His areas of research interest include patristic soteriology, Cappadocian theology, and Augustine. A favorite quote of his from Church history comes from 19th-century missionary Adoniram Judson: “The future is as bright as the promises of God.”


  • PhD, Vanderbilt University
  • MDiv, Fuller Theological Seminary
  • BA, Westmont College

Academic Areas

  • School of Theology
    • Department of Theology
  • Azusa Pacific Seminary

Courses Taught

  • GTHE 513 - Church History II
  • THEO 352 - Church History from Apostolic to the Eve of Reformation
  • THEO 354 - Church History from the Eve of the Reformation to the Present

Office Hours

By appointment

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