Gomes, Peter J(ohn)
GOMES, Peter J(ohn)
GOMES, Peter J(ohn). American, b. 1942. Genres: History, Theology/Religion, Inspirational/Motivational Literature. Career: Minister, historian, church musician, and author. Ordained Baptist minister, 1968; Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee, AL, instructor of history and director of freshman experimental program, 1968-70; Memorial Church, Harvard University, assistant minister, then acting minister, 1970-74, minister, 1974-, Plummer Professor of Christian Morals, 1974-, W.E.B. DuBois Institute for Afro-American History, acting director, 1990-. Visiting professor, Duke University, 1993-94. Publications: (ed.) History of the Pilgrim Society, 1970; (with L.D. Geller) The Books of the Pilgrims, 1975; Proclamation Series Commentaries, 1985; (and ed) History of Harvard Divinity School, 1992; Proclamation Series, 1995; The Good Book: Reading the Bible with Mind and Heart, 1996. Address: Memorial Church, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, U.S.A.