Clergyman, college professor of Bible; organizer of tours to Bible lands. Born– January 3, 1936, Huntsville. Parents– B. M. and Vera (Mann) Jenkins. Married– Elizabeth A. Williams, December 16, 1954. Children– Two. Education– Florida College, A.A., 1957; Harding Graduate School of Religion, M.A., 1971. Church of Christ minister, St. Louis, Mo., 1958-1962; Bowling Green, Ky., 1962-1964; Indianapolis, Ind., 1965-1966; Akron, Ohio, 1966-1967; professor and Chair of the Department of Biblical Studies, Florida College in Temple Terrace, FL, 1969-1984 and 1991-2001; editor and member of the board of directors, Cogdill Foundation publishing company, 1969-. Member; Evangelical Theological Society; American Schools of Oriental Research; Near East Archaeological Society. Contributed to periodicals; edited Evidence Quarterly, 1960-62. Led study groups to the Middle East after 1967.


Contemporary Authors online


Introduction to Christian Evidences.  Guardian of Truth, 1981.

The Old Testament in the Book of Revelation. Fairmount, Ind.; Cogdill Foundation, 1973.

The Theme of the Bible. Fairmount, Ind.; Cogdill Foundation, 1969.


The New Smith’s Bible Dictionary.  Doubleday, 1966.

The Restoration Heritage in America.  Cogdill Foundation, 1976.

Resurrection. C.E.I. Publishing, 1974.