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religion and archaeology educator

John Charles Hugh Laughlin, American religion and archaeology educator. Garrett Teaching Fellow, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1972. Guest speaker various schools, clubs and churches, Danville, since 1979. Served as sergeant United States Army, 1961-1964. Member National Association Baptist Professors of Religion, American Schools Oriental Research, Society Biblical Literature.

Background

Laughlin, John Charles Hugh was born on September 5, 1942 in Asheboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of Charles Franklin and Alice Loraine (Beggs) Laughlin.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Wake Forest University, 1967. Master of Divinity, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1975.

Career

Pastor, College Avenue Baptist Church, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1975-1976;assistant professor religion, Hardin-Simmons U., Abilene, Texas, 1976-1977;assistant professor religion, Palm Beach Atlantic College, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1977-1979;associate professor religion, Averett College, Danville, Virginia, 1979-1987;professor religion, Averett College, Danville, Virginia, since 1987. Area supervisor Capernaum (Israel) excavation, 1981-1987, Banias (Israel) excavation, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Capernaum: Volume 1, 1989.

Membership

Guest speaker various schools, clubs and churches, Danville, since 1979. Served as sergeant United States Army, 1961-1964. Member National Association Baptist Professors of Religion, American Schools Oriental Research, Society Biblical Literature.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, furniture refinishing, photography.

Connections

Married Janet Lee Trogdon, October 16, 1965. 1 child, John Joshua.

father:
Charles Franklin Laughlin

mother:
Alice Loraine (Beggs) Laughlin

spouse:
Janet Lee Trogdon

child:
John Joshua Laughlin