Bresee Coffee Table Talk #4: Commitment to the Poor


Three Nazarene historians (Stan Ingersol, Harold Raser, and Andrew J. Wood) discuss the life and legacy of Phineas Bresee. This segment, the fourth of seven, focuses on Breseeā€™s ministry to the poor and how this calling developed during his years in inner city work in California. Stan Ingersol is denominational archivist for the Church of the Nazarene. Harold Raser is professor of the history of Christianity at Nazarene Theological Seminary. Andrew J. Wood is a recent lecturer in Wesley Studies at United Theological Seminary. 11 minutes, 52 seconds.