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Frank Seay

Clergyman

Frank Seay, American clergyman. member Ala; member original com.

Background

Seay, Frank was born on December 17, 1881 in New Orleans. Son of Thomas (governor Alabama, 1886-1890) and Clara (De Lesdernier) S.

Education

A.M., Southern U., 1899. Vanderbilt University, 1900-1901, 1901-1902. University of Chicago (summer), 1902.

Harvard University, 1902-1903, A.M., 1903. University of Berlin, Germany, 1906. Unmatriculate student by courtesy University of Oxford, England, fall of 1906.

Career

Ordained Mechanical Engineering, South, ministry, 1903. Pastor Forest Avenue Church, Montgomery, Alabama, 1903-1905, St. Stephens Road Church, Mobile, 1907-1908, Uniontown, 1909. Professor theology and New Testament Greek, 1909-1912, professor philosophy and New Testament Greek, 1912-1915, Southwestern U., Georgetown, Texas.

Professor New Testament Greek and interpretation, Southern Methodist U., Dallas, Texas, since 1915. Author resolution on Tri-Conference Preachers’ Institute, 1907, and secretary commission to establish same. Member Alabama Conference Commision on Centennial of Alabama Methodism, 1907.

Member original committee of three on associated charities for Mobile and secretary larger commission to establish same. Author: Gist of the Old Testament, 1905. The Story of the Old Testament, 1912.

An Outline for the Study of Old Testament History (written at request of the College of Bishops of Methodist Episcopal Church, South, for conference course of study for young ministers), 1917. An Outline for the Study of Old Testament Philosophy, Wisdom and Worship, 1919. Home: Dallas, Tex.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author resolution on Tri-Conference Preachers’ Institute, 1907, and secretary commission to establish same. Member Alabama Conference Commision on Centennial of Alabama Methodism, 1907. Member original committee of three on associated charities for Mobile and secretary larger commission to establish same.Author: Gist of the Old Testament, 1905. The Story of the Old Testament, 1912. An Outline for the Study of Old Testament History (written at request of the College of Bishops of Methodist Episcopal Church, South, for conference course of study for young ministers), 1917.An Outline for the Study of Old Testament Philosophy, Wisdom and Worship, 1919.

Membership

Member Ala; member original com.

Connections

Married Clara Callaway, October 27, 1908.

father:
Thomas (governor Alabama Seay

mother:
Clara (De Lesdernier) Seay

spouse:
Clara Callaway