Theologian and author Linda McKinnish Bridges named associate dean

Linda McKinnish BridgesTheologian and author Linda McKinnish Bridges has been named an associate dean of the College at Wake Forest University. She will also teach at the Wake Forest Divinity School during the 2001-2002 academic year.

McKinnish Bridges has written numerous journal articles, book reviews and essays. She also published a book, “The Church’s Portraits of Jesus,” in 1997. Smyth and Helwys Publishing Co. will release her commentary on the Thessalonian Correspondence in 2002.

A native of Henderson County, N.C., McKinnish Bridges has been an educator and scholar for many years. She earned her bachelor’s degree at Meredith College and her master’s in divinity and doctorate in New Testament Studies and Greek from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky.

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