Jeffrey Jaynes

Professor in the Warner Chair of Church History
Jeffrey Jaynes
Gault Hall 232

Curriculum vitae


Ph.D., Ohio State University, 1993
M.Div., Fuller Theological Seminary, 1980
B.A., California State University, Fresno, 1976

Areas of expertise

Religious History of the Middle Ages and the Reformation Era, Early Modern Cartography and Maps, History of Christian Spirituality.

Selected published works

Christianity Beyond Christendom: The Global Christian Experience on Medieval “Mappaemundi” and Early Modern World Maps, Wolfenbüttler Forschungen no. 149 (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2018).

“Church Ordinances/ Kirchenordnungen,” “Church Law” and “The Palatinate,” in Timothy Wengert, ed., Dictionary of Luther and the Lutheran Traditions (Baker Academic Press, 2017).

Review of Beruf und Berufung: Die evangelische Geistlichkeit und die Konfessionsbildung in den Herzogtümern Pommern, 1560-1618 by Maciej Ptaszyński, in Sixteenth Century Journal, Summer 2019.