Alex Deasley

Alex R. G. Deasley was pastor in the Church of the Nazarene. In addition to serving congregations in Canada and Great Britian, he also taught at British Isles Nazarene College, Canadian Nazarene College, and Nazarene Theological Seminary, focusing on New Testament studies. He was married to Joyce and father to Richard, Shauna, and Jeremy.

Information gathered from "A Tribute to Dr. Alex Deasley." (2020, March 7.) Nazarene Theological Seminary. https://www.nts.edu/a-tribute-to-dr-alex-deasley/

 

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - April 1, 1976

John A. Knight
Eugene L. Stowe
William E. McCumber
Leslie Parrott
Edward S. Mann
Bonnie Monson
Kenneth H. Pearsall
Donald Irwin
Charles D. Mosher
Ivan Beals
Alex Deasley
Gerard Reed
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Jerry Hull
Aarlie J. Hull
Robert L. Chason
A vignette of a diploma, a graduation cap, an hourglass on two books, and greenery and red carnations.

02 The Cross—God’s Ultimate Answer by General Superintendent Eugene L. Stowe
03 The Man Against Others by W. E. McCumber
04 Faith and Learning in a Secular World by Leslie Parrott
06 Our Treasured Heritage of Nazarene Higher Education by Edward S. Mann
08 Lord, Could We Talk for a While? By Bonnie Monson
09 Freedom of Choice by Kenneth H. Pearsall
10 The "Low Cost" of Education by Donald Irwin
10 Profit by Charles D. Mosher
11 Rightful Ownership by Ivan A. Beals
12 The Three Tenses of Salvation by A. R. G. Deasley

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - April 30, 1969

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Alex Deasley
Thomas G. Nees
Rosemary Lee
George L. Smith
Paul T. Culbertson
Forrest McCullough
Carlos H. Sparks
Robert E. Maner
Alice Hansche Mortenson
William E. McCumber
Ruth Martin
A young toddler with a puppy.
Baby Day Sunday, May 4

01 Baby Day Sunday, May 4

02 Those Vocal Minorities By General Superintendent Stowe

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1976

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Clare St. John
Cynthia Furbee
Melvin Shrout
Charles E. Baldwin
Mary E. Latham
Bertha Munro
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Ethel King Dickerman
C. Neil Strait
Alex Deasley
Harold William Reed
Ruth M. Uphaus
Paul R. Martin
Dean Wessels
Bonnie Rosebrough
Aarlie J. Hull
Mrs. Marvin Smith
A pipevine swallowtail butterfly on a white flower.
Photo ID: Pipevine Swallowtail Butterfly

02 Christian Holiness and Daily Living by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Temporary Occupancy by Clare St. John
03 Only God Knows by Cynthia Furbee
04 The New Thing For Older People by Melvin Shrout
06 Divine Love: Holiness In Action by Charles E. Baldwin
07 Does The Church Really Care About People? By Mary E. Latham
08 The Listening Habit by Bertha Munro
09 The Best Is Yet to Come! by Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 The Path of the Just by Ethel Dickerman
11 In the Bookstall by C. Neil Strait

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1976

William E. McCumber
V. H. (Voyle H.) Lewis
Clare St. John
Jack M. Scharn
Mervel A. (Bud) Lunn
Colleen Reece
Gladys M. Hunt
Ross Hayslip
Melvin "Mel" McCullough
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Gordon Chilvers
Earl C. Wolf
Alex Deasley
J. Walter, Jr. Hall
Harold I. Smith
Ivan Beals
Aarlie J. Hull
Katherine Blair
Don Alexander
An arrangement of Bibles on a silver backdrop.

02 The Power And Value of Discrimination by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 The Face of The Clock by Clare St. John
03 Directions by Jack M. Scharn
04 Spiritual Maturity Through Reading by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
05 Seek Me Early by Colleen L. Reece
06 Honey For A Child's Heart by Gladys M. Hunt
07 One Hundred And Forty-Four Thousand by Ross W. Hayslip
08 God's Word For A New Age by Melvin McCullough
09 This Beautiful Book by Alice Hansche Mortenson
10 Sorrow Enriches Us Spiritually by Gordon Chilvers

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - February 1, 1976

John A. Knight
V. H. (Voyle H.) Lewis
Kathleen A. Joyce
Carl S. McClain
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Willard H. Taylor
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Ivan Beals
Robert L. Sawyer
Paul Orjala
Harold DeMott
Morris A. Weigelt
C. Neil Strait
Alex Deasley
Aarlie J. Hull
Glen Buckmaster
The main entrance of Nazarene Theological Seminary with three inset circles of students studying and attending classes.
Photo ID: Nazarene Theological Seminary

02 Man’s Moral Dimensions by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 Seminary? By Kathleen A. Joyce
04 When Elisha Went Away to Seminary by Carl S. McClain
05 Ambassadors for Jesus by Alice Hansche Mortenson
06 The Word Is Out! by Willard H. Taylor
08 A Place To Put Things Together by Charles Shaver
09 Visitors by Pearl Burnside McKinney
10 Lord of Life by Ivan A. Beals
11 Thinking Realistically About Life by Robert L. Sawyer
12 Missionlogy At the Seminary by Paul R. Orjala
13 Fix It Now by Harold DeMott

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - January 15, 1983

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Terrell C., Jr. Sanders
Paul Orjala
Charles "Chic" Shaver
Harold Raser
J. Kenneth Grider
Stan Meek
Chester O. Galloway
Al Truesdale
Oscar F. Reed
Steve Cooley
Alex Deasley
Rob L. Staples
Mary Anne Miller
Wesley D. Tracy
Charles Gailey
Robert E. Crabtree
Morris A. Weigelt
Alvin S. Lawhead
Robert E. Maner
Evelyn Stenbock Ditty
Frances M. Robinson
The entry of Nazarene Theological Seminary; inset of a professor teaching a class.
Seminary Sunday January 30, 1983; Photo ID: Dr. Oscar F Reed teaching homiletics.

IN THIS ISSUE:
2 A Great Vision Fulfilled, General Superintendent: William M. Greathouse
3 Christ Made the Difference, Terrell C. (Jack) Sanders, Jr.
4 Letters
5 A Happy Life, Paul R. Orjala
6 “Can God Be Real To Me Too?”, Charles “Chic” Shaver
7 Agents of Grace, Harold E. Raser
8 Doors Opened Wide, J. Kenneth Grider
9 My Difficulty (a Poem), Stan Meek
9 Clear Calls from God, Chester O. Galloway
10 The Surprises of Grace, Al Truesdale
10 Son of the Church, Oscar F. Reed

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - July 15, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
Thomas W. Thomas
Charles Crow
Alice Hansche Mortenson
A. Brent Cobb
Florence Wedge
Gene Fuller
Richard S. Barnett
Alex Deasley
John M. Drescher
Dwayne W. Hildie
Nelson G. Mink
Paul B. Whittemore
C. Neil Strait
Everett S. Phillips
Mrs. Everett S. Phillips
Thomas R. Couch
Aarlie J. Hull
Don Alexander
Mount Rushmore: the faces of Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt, and Lincoln carved in stone.
Photo ID: Mount Rushmore

02 God’s Dwelling Place by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 Happiness Secrets by Thomas Thomas
04 The Ministry of Encouragement by Charles Crow
05 "Time is Fleeting; Let’s Redeem It!" by Alice Hansche Mortenson
06 It Took A Miracle by A Brent Cobb
07 Beware the Grapevine! By Florence Wedge
08 Understanding Ourselves Spiritually by Gene Fuller
09 Preventive Maintenance by Richard S. Barnett
10 The Insufficiency of Faith by A. R. G. Deasley
11 Spiritual Hang-Ups by John M. Drescher

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - June 1, 1976

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Lyle Potter
S. Roy G. Hall
Hugh Maracle
Rixford Springer
Morris Chalfant
Mary E. Latham
Barbara Hollywood
Jerry N. Sparks
Dean Baldwin
Ivan Beals
Albert J. Lown
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
C. Neil Strait
Alex Deasley
Donald R. Peterman
Paul M. Miller
Aarlie J. Hull
Ann Ogden
A tall modern style building lit up in the night. City Hall, Toronto, Canada.
Photo ID: City Hall, Toronto, Canada.

02 Pentecost Today! by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 The Spirit in ’76 by Lyle Potter
04 Testimonies of Canadian Nazarenes
05 Fathers—Phoney or Real? by Morris Chalfant
06 Papa Was a Pioneer by Mary E. Latham
07 What is a Father? by Barbara Hollywood
07 Letter to Jerry—From Father by Jerry N. Sparks
08 The Spirit Helps us by Dean Baldwin
09 Destructive Desires by Ivan A. Beals
10 Onward Via Yesterday by Albert J. Lown
10 The Spirit of God by Pearl Burnside McKinney
11 In the Bookstall by C. Neil Strait

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - March 1, 1976

John A. Knight
Orville Jenkins
Vernon L. Wilcox
Steven Pollard
James V. Wilbanks
Jarrell W. Garsee
A. Eugene Hudgens
Mervel A. (Bud) Lunn
Wanda Lang
Ivan Beals
Alex Deasley
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Morris Chalfant
Thomas W. Thomas
Albert J. Lown
C. Neil Strait
Paul R. Martin
Dorothy A. Stickell
Aarlie J. Hull
Gene E. Ahlstrom
An ice and snow covered waterway as the sun dips below a hilly horizon.
Photo ID: Kancamagus Highway

02 Let Us Pray by General Superintendent Orville W. Jenkins
03 Ananias and the Lord by Vernon L. Wilcox
04 What the World Needs Now by Steven Pollard
05 Two Horses, Two Girls, and God’s Word by James V. Wilbanks
06 Prescription for Guaranteed Guidance by Jarrell W. Garsee
07 Want to Know Something About Nazarenes? By A. Eugene Hudgens
08 Where There is No Vision by M. A. (Bud) Lunn
08 Trust Him by Wanda Lang
09 The Sanctity of the Home by Ivan A. Beals
10 Salvation from Sin in First John, Chapter One by A. R. G. Deasley

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1976

John A. Knight
V. H. (Voyle H.) Lewis
John C. Oster
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Ivan Beals
Fletcher Galloway
Jack M. Scharn
John W. May
Mary E. Latham
Donna Unknown
Donald R. Peterman
Nancy R. Bearden
Alex Deasley
Clare St. John
Mark R. Moore
Wendy Rawlins
C. Neil Strait
Aarlie J. Hull
LeVeta Randall
Betty B. Robertson
The buildings of a village at the foot a snow-capped mountain.
Gottes Wege sind wunderbar! (God's Ways are Wonderful) Photo ID: Mountain village in Southern Germany near Garmisch

02 Motherless—Destitute of a Mother by General Superintendent V. H. Lewis
03 Frankfurt First—Historic "Mother" Church by John C. Oster
04 The General Assembly by G. B. Williamson
06 Tame Your Tongue by Ivan A. Beals
07 Immortal Identity by Fletcher Galloway
07 Who Is This One? By Jack M. Scharn
08 ESP, Astrological Forecasts, and Voices by John W. May
09 If Mother could Answer That Question by Mary E. Latham
10 "Dear Mom" by Donna
10 Influence—Inevitable and Immortal by Donald R. Peterman

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - November 1, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Hal M. von Stein
Edith Roberts
A. Eugene Hudgens
Myrtlebel Lush
Alex Deasley
Ross Hayslip
Gloria Negri
Connie Davis
A. Elwood Sanner
A girl and a boy sitting against a tree.

02 “Government by the People” By General Superintendent Williamson

03 Creative Christianity By Hal M. von Stein

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - November 1, 1976

William E. McCumber
George Coulter
Albert J. Lown
Lily S. Thomas
Marcia L. Mitchell
E. E. Wordsworth
Ovella Satre Shafer
C. Neil Strait
Al Truesdale
Thomas R. Couch
Theo Carter
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
Shirley Pope Waite
Alex Deasley
James Dobson
Christina "Chris" Grauman
Aarlie J. Hull
Sara Chilton
A birch tree by a rock wall as the trees turn red and orange.

02 "I Will Heal Their Land" by General Superintendent George Coulter
03 The Grand Canyon by Albert J. Lown
04 Autumn Leaves by Lily S. Thomas
04 Teach Me Tenderness by Marcia L. Mitchell
05 Witnessing For Christ In The Home by E. E. Wordsworth
06 "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God" by Ovella Satre Shafer
07 Where Do Hypochrites Bolong? by C. Neil Strait
08 Principles That Operate In The Spirit-Led Life by Al Truesdale
08 God's Music by Thomas R. Couch
09 One Church--One Body by Theo Carter

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - October 1, 1976

John A. Knight
George Coulter
James D. Hamilton
James Dobson
John B. Nielson
C. Neil Strait
Pauline E. Spray
Aarlie J. Hull
Loretta Watts
Alex Deasley
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Alan L. Rodda
Carla Haddox
Jack Jamison
Bob Benson
A family holding hands walking across a field.
The Christian Family

02 Are Happy Homes Still Possible? by General Superintendent George Coulter
04 Christian Homes in An Unchristian Society
05 What Makes A Home Christian? by James D. Hamilton
06 Who's Minding the Kids? by James C. Dobson
08 The Family and the Emmaus Road by John B. Nielson
09 In the Bookstall by C. Niel Strait
10 Happiness Is...Discipline by Pauline E. Spray
11 Family Coloring Book by Nazarene Communications
15 How to Find Happiness Whether Married Or Not by Aarlie J. Hull
15 The Altared "I" by Loretta Watts

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - October 1, 1979

William E. McCumber
William M. Greathouse
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Clare St. John
Keith A. Pagan
Alex Deasley
Marcia Schwartz
Homer J. Adams
Betty Fuhrman
Merrill S. William
Mabel P. Adamson
Lola M. Williams
Wilma G. Shaw
An illustration of various people standing around a giant Bible with a globe in the background.
"The Bible Tells Me So."

2 THE CENTRAL MESSAGE OF THE BIBLE by William M. Greathouse
3 GOD IS LOVE by Russell Metcalfe
5 SIN BRINGS DEATH by Clare St. John
7 JESUS SAVES SINNERS by Keith A. Pagan
9 WE CAN BE HOLY by A. R. G. Deasley
10 RE-CREATION by Marcia Schwartz
11 HISTORY HAS MEANING by Homer Adams
13 PEOPLE MATTER MOST by Betty Fuhrman
15 DEATH HAS BEEN DEFEATED by Merrill S. Williams
16 ALL MY NEEDS! by Mabel P. Adamson
17 JESUS IS COMING AGAIN by E. O. T.
18 HEAVEN IS HOME by Lola M. Williams
19 BY ALL MEANS by Wilma G. Shaw

English
Type: 
Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - October 10, 1973

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Eugene L. Stowe
Paul M. Miller
Milo L. Arnold
J. Grant, Jr. Swank
James D. Hamilton
Gerard Reed
Gordon L. Hanna
C. William Fisher
Talmage Haggard
Alex Deasley
Aarlie J. Hull
Sylvan F. Starks
Edward S. Mann
Vol. 62, No. 21
50th Anniversary NYPS; International Institute June 18-30, 1974 Fiesch, Switzerland

02 For Jesus' Sake by General Superintendent Stowe

03 A Backward And Forward Look by Paul Miller

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - September 15, 1976

John A. Knight
William M. Greathouse
Mary E. Latham
Jean Hogan Dudley
Milo L. Arnold
Edward S. Mann
Paul R. Martin
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
C. William Ellwanger
John Synder
Alex Deasley
Kenneth L. Dodge
C. Neil Strait
Jerry McCant
Ovella Satre Shafer
Faith A. Holstein
Lily S. Thomas
Aarlie J. Hull
Chuck Magsig
The sun rising over the bell tower at Nazarene Bible College.
Photo ID: Carillon Tower, Nazarene Bible College

02 Nazarene Bible College Offering by General Superintendent William M. Greathouse
03 The Biggest Day's Pay by Mary E. Latham
03 Faith by Jean Hogan Dudley
04 Climate Shapes Persons by Milo L. Arnold
06 The Teacher by Edward S. Mann
07 Restored or Remade? by Paul Martin
08 "He Gave...Some, Evangelists" by G. B. Williamson
10 God's Wonderful Promises Are True by C. William Ellwanger
10 Do I Really Want Revival? by John Synder
11 Failure Need Not Be Final by Kenneth L. Dodge

English
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Complete magazine

Holy Sacrifice

Alex Deasley

From the Introduction:

English
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Journal article
Language: Français

HÉRAUT DE LA SAINTETÉ - Avril-Juin de 1985

Charles Strickland
Alex Deasley
William E. McCumber
Gene Smith
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Sergio Franco
Charles Dumerzier
Samuel Samouélian
DÉLIVRANCE DANS LA CRISE / Charles H. Strickland / 3
LES TROIS TEMPS DU SALUT / Alex R. G. Deasley / 4
LA VRAIE LIBERTÉ / William McCumber / 5
LES SIGNES DE LA PENTECÔTE / Gene C. Smith / 6
L’ASSEMBLÉE GÉNÉRALE / Gideon B. Williamson / 8
French
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Complete journal

LES TROIS TEMPS DU SALUT

Alex Deasley

Extrait du HÉRAUT DE LA SAINTETÉ (AVRIL-JUIN 1985)

French
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Magazine article
Language: Português

O ARAUTO DA SANTIDADE - 1 DE MARÇO DE 1982

Jorge de Barros
Charles Strickland
William E. McCumber
Honorato Reza
Samuel Young
Lewis Brevard
Alex Deasley
Jim Spruce
Morris Chalfant
Acacio Pereira
J. Kenneth Grider
Katherine Larson
Charles L. Childers
Hands reaching up.
“TUDO INCLUÍDO” / Jorge de Barros / 2
A SANTIDADE CRISTÁ AVANÇA / Charles H. Strickland / 3
O DIA MUNDIAL DE ORAÇÃO / W. E. McCumber / 4
O EVANGELHO E OS EVANGELHOS / H. T. Reza / 4
DÂ-ME UM CORAÇÂO SINCERO / Samuel Young / 6
Portuguese
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Complete journal

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