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Joseph Haroutunian

Joseph Haroutunian, Turkish educator. Member American Theological Society, American Society Church History.


  • Haroutunian, Joseph was born on September 18, 1904 in Marash, Turkey. Son of Garabed and Zekie (Khayyat) Haroutunian.

  • Education

    • Student American University of Beirut (Lebanon), 1919-1923. Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1926, Doctor of Philosophy., 1932. Bachelor of Divinity, Union Theological Seminary, 1930.

      Doctor of Divinity, Lawrence College, 1949, Wabash College, 1958. S.T.D., Knox College, 1958.


    • Assistant professor Biblical history, Wellesley College, 1932-1940. Cyrus H. McCormick professor systematic theology McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, 1940-1962. Professor systematic theology Division School, University of Chicago, 1962-1968.


    • Author: Piety versus Moralism, 1932. Wisdom and Folly in Religion, 1940. Lust for Power, 1949.

      Calvin Commentaries, 1958. God with Us, 1965.


    Member American Theological Society, American Society Church History.


    • Married Helen Augusta Halsey, June 1942. Children: Sophie, Joseph Halsey, Peter Isham.
    • father: Garabed Haroutunian
    • mother: Zekie (Khayyat) Haroutunian
    • spouse: Helen Augusta Halsey
    • children: Sophie Haroutunian
    • Joseph Halsey Haroutunian
    • Peter Isham Haroutunian
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    Born September 18, 1904
    Died November 15, 1968
    (aged 64)