Jonathan Wright (historian)

Jonathan Wright (born 1969) is a British historian and author.

His books include The Jesuits: Missions, Myths and Histories (HarperCollins, 2004),[1] published in the United States as God's Soldiers (Doubleday, 2004). He has recently published a book on heresy.[2]

Wright was educated at the Universities of St Andrews and Oxford where he was awarded a doctorate in 1999. Wright reviews for numerous British and American newspapers, magazines and academic journals.


  1. ^ McCrystal, Cal (15 February 2004). "The Jesuits by Jonathan Wright". The Independent. Retrieved 26 September 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Jonathan Wright, Heretics: The Creation of Christianity from the Gnostics to the Modern Church (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011). ISBN 978-0-15-101387-6

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