Thomas Thangaraj

M. Thomas Thangaraj

D.W. and Ruth Brooks Professor Emeritus of World Christianity


ThD, Harvard Divinity School, 1983
MTh, United Theological College, 1976
BD, Serampore College, 1968
MSc, Madras Christian College, 1964
BSc, St. John's College, 1961


Dr. M. Thomas Thangaraj has published various articles in Tamil, English and U.S. periodicals and has written Christian hymns in Tamil for use in churches in India. His current research focuses on Indian Christian theological responses to religious pluralism and on constructing a systematic theology from a global perspective. He retired in 2008.