Stanley M. Horton

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Stanley M. Horton
Born May 6, 1916
United States
Died July 12, 2014(2014-07-12) (aged 98)
United States
Education Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
Harvard University
Central Baptist Theological Seminary.
Occupation Author, professor
Theological work
Language English
Tradition or movement Pentecostal

Stanley M. Horton, Th.D. (May 6, 1916 – July 12, 2014),[1] was a theologian within the Pentecostal movement and the author of numerous books. He served as the senior editorial advisor for the Modern English Version Bible,[2] and he was Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Bible and Theology at the Assemblies of God USA, Springfield, Missouri.

His degrees included an M. Div. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, an S.T.M. from Harvard University, and a Th.D. from Central Baptist Theological Seminary.[3] He was an ordained minister in the Assemblies of God.[4]


A prolific writer, Horton authored and co-authored numerous books:

  • Systematic Theology a Pentecostal Perspective
  • What the Bible Says About the Holy Spirit, 1976. Revised edition (2005), ISBN 978-0-88243-359-2
  • Bible Doctrines: A Pentecostal Perspective (with William Menzies), 1993. Logion Press. ISBN 978-0-88243-318-9
  • The Holy Spirit a Pentecostal Perspective (with Anthony Palma)
  • Elements of a Christian Worldview (with Michael Palmer)
  • Ministerial Ethics: A Guide for Spirit Filled Leaders (with T. Burton Pierce)
  • They Spoke from God: A Survey of the Old Testament (with Willian Williams)
  • Isaiah: A Logion Press Commentary (with Roger D. Cotton)
  • The Book of Acts : The Wind of the Spirit
  • Our Destiny: Biblical Teachings on the Last Things
  • Tongues and Prophecy: How to Know When a Gift of Utterance is in Order
  • Acts: A Logion Press Commentary
  • Perspectives On Spirit Baptism: Five Views (with Ralph Del Colle, H. Ray Dunning, and Larry Hart)
  • Missions in the Age of the Spirit (with John York), 2000. Logion Press. ISBN 978-0-88243-464-3
  • Psalm in Your Heart (with George Wood)
  • A Commentary on I and II Corinthians
  • The Ultimate Victory: An Exposition of the Book of Revelation
  • Into All Truth: A Survey of the Course and Content of Divine Revelation
  • Modern English Version Bible (with James Linzey), 2014. Passio.


  1. ^ "Stanley M(onroe) Horton, Jr". Contemporary Authors Online. Detroit, Michigan: Gale. 2002. Retrieved June 10, 2013. 
  2. ^ "We Remember the Pentecostal Who Linked the Azusa Revival to the Modern Day". Charisma News. July 24, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Beloved Theologian Dr. Stanley M. Horton Passes". AG News. 12 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Stanley M. Horton". Flower Pentecostal Heritage Center. Accessed January 6, 2015.

External links[edit]

  • Jesus will return, Interview with Stanley Horton, Today's Pentecostal Evangel magazine, August 14, 2005