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theologian

Arthur Alexander Hays, American theologian. awarded at graduation, 1903, Bernadine Orme Smith Fellowship and 1st T. Member Society for Biblical Presbyterian.

Background

Hays, Arthur Alexander was born on June 23, 1875 in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Doctor George Price and Eleanor (Wherry) Hays.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington and Jefferson College, 1895, A.M., 1898, Doctor of Divinity, 1914. Instructor high school and principal schools, Washington, Pennsylvania, 1895-1900. McCormick Theological Seminary, 1900-1903, and awarded at graduation, 1903, Bernadine Orme Smith Fellowship and 1st T. B. Blackstone Fellowship in New Testament Greek.

Post-graduate work, University of Jena, Germany, 1903-1905. Bachelor of Divinity, McCormick Theological Seminary, 1909.

Career

Professor Greek language and literature Washington and Jefferson College, 1905-1909. Instructor history and New Testament Greek, McCormick Theological Seminary, 1909-1914, professor ecclesiastical history, 1914-1945, professor emeritus, since 1945. Trustee Washington and Jefferson College.

Membership

Member Society for Biblical Presbyterian.

Connections

Married Mary Johnston, June 14, 1910.

father:
Doctor George Price Hays

mother:
Eleanor (Wherry) Hays

spouse:
Mary Johnston