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Charles William Edmund Body

theologian

Charles William Edmund Body, British theologian.

Background

Body, Charles William Edmund was born on October 4, 1851 in Clapham, England. Son of Review E. E. Body.

Education

Educated St. John’s College, Cambridge, England, 1871-1876, fellow, 1877-1881. B A., University of Cambridge, England, 1875, Tyrrwhit Hebrew scholar, Master of Arts, 1878. (Doctor of Civil Law, Trinity U., Toronto, 1883.

S.T.D., Hobart, 1887. Doctor of Divinity, Bishop’s College, Canada).

Career

Deacon, 1876, priest, 1877, Protestant Episcopal Church. Curate Chesterton, 1876-1881. Provost and vice-chancellor, Trinity U., Toronto, 1881-1894.

Professor O.T. literature and interpretation, General Theological Seminary, since 1894. Author: The Permanent Value of Genesis (Paddock lectures for 1894), 1894.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Permanent Value of Genesis (Paddock lectures for 1894), 1894.

Connections

Married Frances Mary Perry, Chesterton, Cambridgeshire, England, 1881.

father:
Review E. E. Body. Body

spouse:
Frances Mary Perry