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Clergyman , educator

Charles Hodge, American clergyman, educator.

Background

Hodge, Charles was born on December 27, 1797 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Doctor Hugh and Mary (Blanchard) Hodge.

Education

Graduated from College New Jersey (now Princeton), 1815. Graduate Princeton Theological Seminary, 1819.

Career

Instructor, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1820, professor Oriental and Biblical literature, 1822-1840, professor theology, 1840-1878. Conservative leader Presbyterian Church Author: A Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans, 1835. The Constitutional History of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America, 2 vols., 1839-1840.

Systematic Theology, 3 vols., 1872-1873.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans, 1835. The Constitutional History of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America, 2 vols., 1839-1840. Systematic Theology, 3 vols., 1872-1873.

Connections

Married Sarah Bache, 1822, 8 children. Married second, Mistress.

father:
Doctor Hugh Hodge

mother:
Mary (Blanchard) Hodge

spouses:
Mistress

Sarah Bache