Tex Sample

Tex Sample

Tex Sample is a sociologist of religion, lecturer, author, and emeritus Professor of Church and Society at the St. Paul School of Theology, a Methodist seminary in Kansas City, MO where he taught from 1967–1999.

Sample was born in Brookhaven, MS, received a BA from Millsaps College, MDiv. and PhD from Boston University, and DD from Coe College. He currently resides in Goodyear, AZ.

Tex is his real name, not a nickname. His father named him after Texanna Gillham, an African-American woman who was born in slavery and helped raise his father near Center, Texas.


*"Blue Collar Ministry: Facing Economic and Social Realities of Working People", Judson Press, 1984, ISBN 0-8170-1029-7
*"U.S. Lifestyles and Mainline Churches: A Key to Reaching People in the 90's", Westminster John Knox Press, 1990, ISBN 0-664-25099-8
*"Hard Living People & Mainstream Christians", Abingdon Press, 1993, ISBN 0-687-17931-9
*"Ministry in an Oral Culture-Living With Will Rogers, Uncle Remus, and Minnie Pearl", Westminster John Knox Press, 1994, ISBN 0-664-25506-X
*"White Soul: Country Music, the Church, and Working Americans", Abingdon Press, 1996, ISBN 0-687-03293-8
*"The Spectacle of Worship in a Wired World: Electronic Culture and the Gathered People of God", Abingdon Press, 1998, ISBN 0-687-08373-7
*"The Loyal Opposition: Struggling With the Church on Homosexuality", Tex Sample and Amy E. Delong, editors, Abingdon Press, 2000, ISBN 0-687-08425-3
*"Powerful Persuasion: Multimedia Witness in Christian Worship", Abingdon Press, 2005 ISBN 0-687-33901-4

External links

* [http://www.religion-online.org/showarticle.asp?title=159 Indigenous Ministry in the Context of the United States] - originally published 1991
* [http://www.religion-online.org/showarticle.asp?title=2196 Pentecostals on Motorcycles] book review by Sample of "Riders for God: The Story of a Christian Motorcycle Gang" by Rich Remsberg, in "The Christian Century", March 7, 2001 p. 18–20

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

См. также в других словарях:

  • Sample — may refer to:* SAMPLE History, a mnemonic acronym for questions first responders should ask * The USS Sample (FF 1048), a frigate in the U.S. NavyPeople with the surname Sample include: * Alexander King Sample, a Catholic bishop in Michigan *… …   Wikipedia

  • TeX — infobox software name = TeX developer = Donald Knuth latest release version = 3.1415926 latest release date = March 2008 operating system = Cross platform genre = Typesetting license = Permissive website = http://www.tug.org/TeX (pronEng|ˈtɛx, as …   Wikipedia

  • sample — An article or a portion taken from a large number or bulk as a fair representative of the whole quantity; a specimen. See Brantley v Thomas, 22 Tex 270. See sale by sample …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Fundamentalism — For other uses, see fundamentalism (disambiguation). Fundamentalism is strict adherence to specific theological doctrines usually understood as a reaction against Modernist theology.[1] The term fundamentalism was originally coined by its… …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Paul School of Theology — is a school of higher learning in Kansas City, Missouri.Saint Paul School of Theology was one of two schools authorized by the 1956 General Conference of the Methodist Church. Due to the shortage of Methodist pastors in the Midwest, Kansas City… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Methodists — This list deals with those who are notable in the history or culture of all Methodist churches. For other Methodists who are not notable in Methodist history or culture, see .Clergy*Bernhard Anderson Old Testament scholar. *Ephraim Kingsbury… …   Wikipedia

  • DJ Premier discography — The following list contains songs produced, co produced or remixed by DJ Premier.[1] Contents 1 Production Discography 1.1 1990 1.1.1 Branford Marsalis Quartet Music from Mo …   Wikipedia

  • DJ Premier — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda DJ Premier Mejor Productor de la historia del Hip Hop Información personal Nombre real …   Wikipedia Español

  • Texinfo — An example of printed Texinfo output; page 25 of the official GNU Texinfo manual. Developer(s) Karl Berry Stable release …   Wikipedia

  • Computer Modern — Category Serif Classification Didone Designer(s) Donald Kn …   Wikipedia

Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»