Thomas Power

Professor Emeritus, Church History

PhD (Trinity College, Dublin), Certificate in Distance Education (U Wisconsin-Madison)BA (Trinity College, Dublin), MLS (University of Toronto)

Now in retirement, Tom continues to write and teach (including a course on the Reformation, and adult education events at his church). He is a board member of the Canadian Church Historical Society. Tom lives in Dundas, ON, with his wife, Marlene.  

Continental Reformation , Reformation in Britain and Ireland , History of Evangelical Anglicanism, 1730-1830 , Rise of Millennialism in Britain and Ireland, 1790-1850 , Christianity in Ireland , History of Theological Education
  • A Guide for Writing a Parish History (Anglican Church of Canada) (2023)


  • Protestants, Catholics, and University Education: Trinity College Dublin in the Age of Revolution (2023)


  • The Apocalypse in Ireland: Prophecy and Politics in the 1820s (2022).


  • Trauma and Survival In The Contemporary Church: Historical And Missional Responses In The Anglican Tradition (co-ed.) (2021)


  • Faith, Famine, and Faction: Religious Conflict in an Irish Mining Community, 1847-1858 (2020).


  • A Flight of Parsons: The Divinity Diaspora of Trinity College Dublin (ed.) (2018).


  • Confronting the Idols of Our Age (ed.) (2017).


  • Reformation Worlds: Antecedents and Legacies in the Anglican Tradition (co-ed.) (2016).


  • Change and Transformation: Essays in Anglican History (ed.) (2013).


  • Guide For the Christian Perplexed (ed.) (2012).


  • Converts and Conversion in Ireland, 1650-1850 (co-ed.) (2005).


  • General Editor: Wycliffe Studies in Gospel, Church and Culture (Wipf and Stock)


  • General Editor: Wycliffe Studies in History, Church and Society (Wipf and Stock)


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