Paul Lim

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Faculty Visiting Professor

PhD, Cambridge University

Paul Chang-Ha Lim is an award-winning historian of Reformation Europe, with particular research focus on early modern England. He currently serves as Associate Professor of the History of Christianity at Vanderbilt Divinity School, as well as faculty appointments in the College of Arts & Science’s History, Religious Studies, and Asian Studies Departments. He is currently finishing up a monograph entitled, The Forgotten God? Jesus in Enlightenment England, as well as launching a new project on lived religion among Korean diaspora Christian communities in southern California. His publications include Mystery Unveiled: The Crisis of the Trinity in Early Modern England (Oxford, 2012), which received the 2013 Roland H. Bainton Prize; The Cambridge Companion to Puritanism (Cambridge 2008), co-edited with John Coffey; and In Pursuit of Purity, Unity, and Liberty: Richard Baxter’s Puritan Ecclesiology in Its Seventeenth-Century Context (Brill, 2004).