Ebenezer Porter Edit Profile
Graduate Dartmouth, 1792, honorary Doctor of Divinity, 1814. A.M. (honorary), Yale, 1795.
Ordained to ministry Congregational Church, 1796. Bartlet professor pulpit eloquence Andover (Massachusetts) Theological Seminary, 1812-1827, president, 1827-1834. A founder Monthly Concert for Prayer, American Tract Society.
Active in furthering interests of home and foreign missions, American Ednl. Society, temperance movement. Author: The Young Preacher’s Manual, 1819.
An Analysis of the Principles of Rhetorical Delivery, 1827. Lectures on Revivals of Religion, 1832. Lectures on Homiletics, Preaching and Public Prayer, 1834.
Married Lucy Merwin, May 1797.