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Benjamin Breckinridge Warfield, American theologian.

Background

Warfield, Benjamin Breckinridge was born on November 5, 1851 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. Son of William and Mary Cabell (Breckinridge) Warfield.

Education

Brother of Ethelbert Dudley W. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1871, A.M., 1874. Graduate Princeton Theological Seminary, 1876.

University of Leipzig, 1876-1877. Doctor of Divinity, 1880, Doctor of Laws, 1892, Princeton. Doctor of Laws, Davidson College, North Carolina, 1892.

Doctor of Letters, Lafayette College, Pennsylvania, 1911. And S.T.D., University of Utrecht, 1913.

Career

Ordained to Presbyterian ministry, 1879. Instructor New Testament language and literature, 1878-1879, professor, 1879-1887, Western Theological Seminary. Professor didactic and polemical theology, Princeton Theological Seminary, since 1887.

Editor The Presbyterian and Reformed Review (quarterly), 1890-1902. Author: The Gospel of the Incarnation, 1893. Two Studies in the History of Doctrine, 1893.

The Right of Systematic Theology, 1897. The Significance of the Westminster Standards, 1898. Acts and Pastoral Epistles, 1902.

The Power of God, Unto Salvation (sermons), 1903. The Lord of Glory, 1907. Calvin as a Theologian and Calvinism Today, 1909.

Hymns and Religious Verses, 1910. How Shall We Baptize?, 1911. The Saviour of the World (sermons), 1914.

The Plan of Salvation, 1915. Faith and Life, 1916. Counterfeit Miracles, 1918.

Calvin als Theoloog en de stand van het Calvinisme in onzen Tijd, 1919. Also numerous articles to encys., reviews and newspapers. Lecturer on Smyth Foundation, Columbia (South Carolina.) Theological Seminary, 1917-1918.

Home: Princeton, New Jersey.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor The Presbyterian and Reformed Review (quarterly), 1890-1902. Author: The Gospel of the Incarnation, 1893. Two Studies in the History of Doctrine, 1893.The Right of Systematic Theology, 1897. The Significance of the Westminster Standards, 1898. Acts and Pastoral Epistles, 1902.The Power of God, Unto Salvation (sermons), 1903. The Lord of Glory, 1907. Calvin as a Theologian and Calvinism Today, 1909.Hymns and Religious Verses, 1910. How Shall We Baptize?, 1911. The Saviour of the World (sermons), 1914.The Plan of Salvation, 1915. Faith and Life, 1916. Counterfeit Miracles, 1918.Calvin als Theoloog en de stand van het Calvinisme in onzen Tijd, 1919. Also numerous articles to encys., reviews and newspapers.

Connections

Married Annie Pearce Kinkead, August 3, 1876.

father:
William Warfield

mother:
Mary Cabell (Breckinridge) Warfield

spouse:
Annie Pearce Kinkead