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Clergyman

Amzi Clarence Dixon, American clergyman.

Background

Dixon, Amzi Clarence was born on July 6, 1854 in Shelby, North Carolina, United States. Son of Review Thomas and Amanda Elizabeth (McAfee) Dixon.

Education

Brother of Thomas D. Bachelor of Arts, Wake Forest College, North Carolina, 1875. Theological studies Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1876. Pastor Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1877-1880, Asheville, North Carolina, 1880-1883, Immanuel Church, Baltimore, 1883-1890, Hanson Place Church, Brooklyn, 1890-1896, Ruggles St. Church, Boston, 1896-1901, Moody Church, Chicago, 1906-1911, Metropolitan Tabernacle, London, June 18, 1911-1919. University Baptist Church, Baltimore, Maryland., 1922.

Author: Heaven on Earth, 1896. The Christian Science Delusion, 1903. Present Day Life and Religion, 1905.

Young Convert’s Problems, 1906. Destructive Criticism versus Christianity. The Bright Side of Life, 1912.

The Glories of the Cross, 1912. The Bright Side of Death, 1912. Through Night to Morning, 1913.

Reconstruction, 1919. The Birth of Christ, the Incarnation of God, 1919. Why I Am a Christian, 1921.

Higher Critic Myths and Moths, 1921.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Heaven on Earth, 1896. The Christian Science Delusion, 1903. Present Day Life and Religion, 1905.Young Convert’s Problems, 1906. Destructive Criticism versus Christianity. The Bright Side of Life, 1912.The Glories of the Cross, 1912. The Bright Side of Death, 1912. Through Night to Morning, 1913.Reconstruction, 1919. The Birth of Christ, the Incarnation of God, 1919. Why I Am a Christian, 1921.Higher Critic Myths and Moths, 1921.

Connections

Married Mary S. Faison, July 1, 1880.

father:
Review Thomas Dixon

mother:
Amanda Elizabeth (McAfee) Dixon

spouse:
Mary S. Faison