Log In

George Holley Gilbert Edit Profile

theologian

George Holley Gilbert, American theologian.

Background

Gilbert, George Holley was born on November 4, 1854 in Cavendish, Vermont, United States. Son of Oliver C. and Harriet E. Gilbert.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth, 1878, Doctor of Divinity, 1894. Graduate Union Theological Seminary, 1883. Doctor of Philisophy, University of Leipzig, 1885.

Career

Ordained Congleton ministry, 1886. Acting professor New Testament literature, 1886-1887, professor 1887-1901, Chicago Theological Seminary Author: The Student’s Life of Jesus, 1899. The Student’s Life of Paul, 1899.

A Short History of Christianity in the Apostolic Age, 1906. A Commentary on Acts, 1908. Jesus, 1912; The Bible and Universal Peace, 1914.

Jesus for the Men of Today, 1917. Jesus and His Bible, 1926. Home: Dorset, Vt.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Student’s Life of Jesus, 1899. The Student’s Life of Paul, 1899. A Short History of Christianity in the Apostolic Age, 1906.A Commentary on Acts, 1908. Jesus, 1912

Connections

Married Flora L. Gates, June 1886.

father:
Oliver C.

mother:
Harriet E. Gilbert

spouse:
Flora L. Gates