Daryn Henry

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, General Faculty


  • PhD, Boston College (2016)
  • MAR, Yale University (2009)
  • BA, University of Western Ontario (2007)


Global Christianity (RELC 2245)

American Catholic History (RELC 2401)

Evangelicalism (RELC 3115)

Eastern Orthodoxy (RELC 3043)

Ethical Engagements (EGMT 1540)

Holy Spirit in Christian Tradition (RELC 3559)

20th c. Roman Catholic Theology (RELC 3559)

Selected Publications


A.B. Simpson and the Making of Modern Evangelicalism (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2019)

The Freedom of God: A Study in the Pneumatology of Robert Jenson (Fortress Academic/Rowman & Littlefield, 2018)


"Review of Carl Weinberg, Red Dynamite: Creationism, Culture Wars, and Anticommunism in America (Cornell University Press, 2021)," Journal of American History, forthcoming (2022)

"Review of Dennis Dickerson, The African Methodist Episcopal Church: A History (Cambridge University Press, 2020)," Religious Studies Review, 46.4 (Dec 2020)

“Invitation to the Triune Conversation: Explorations of Prayer through the Theology of Robert Jenson,” Dialog: Journal of Theology, 52:4 (Winter 2013): 340-48

“Chants of Conversion: Inspiration, Individualism and Adherence in American Evangelicalism” Journal of Religion & Society, 11:1 (2009)


Select Awards & Grants

Boston College Donald J. White Award for Teaching Excellence

Boston College Dean of Summer Session Doctoral Teaching & Research Fellowship

Social Science & Humanities Research Council of Canada Doctoral Fellowship

Yale Rev. Harry B. Adams Academic Scholarship

Governor General of Canada’s Medal for Academic Excellence