Asbury Seminary mourns the passing of Dr. Kenneth C. Kinghorn
Asbury Theological Seminary extends condolences to the family of Dr. Kenneth Kinghorn. Ken taught at Asbury Seminary from 1965-2003 as the Professor of Church History and Historical Theology, as well as Vice President-at-Large. Following retirement, he continued service to Asbury Theological Seminary as the Visiting Professor of Church History through the spring of 2016. Ken is the father of Dr. Kevin Kinghorn, Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Asbury Seminary.
Ken was a prolific author and published many books, including Gifts of the Spirit, The Gospel of Grace, The Heritage of American Methodism, and John Wesley on Christian Beliefs: The Standard Sermons in Modern English, vol. 1, 1-20; John Wesley on the Sermon on the Mount: The Standard Sermons in Modern English, vol. 2, 21-33; John Wesley on Christian Practice: The Standard Sermons in Modern English, vol. 3, 34-52; Wesley: A Heart Transformed Can Change the World Study Guide; Christ Can Make You Fully Human; Fresh Wind of the Spirit; and Dynamic Discipleship.
A memorial service is planned at the First Methodist Church, Lexington, Ky., for early August, and his obituary is available online, courtesy of Milward Funeral Home. Please be in prayer for the Kinghorn family during this time.