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Clergyman

Gordon Chester Warren, Canadian clergyman.

Background

Warren, Gordon Chester was born on November 5, 1884 in North River, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Son of William and Eliza (Harper) Warren.

Education

Student Prince of Wales College, Charlottetown, P.E. Island, 1899-1900. Bachelor of Arts, Acadia University, 1910, honorary Doctor of Divinity, 1927. Bachelor of Divinity, Newton Theological Institute, Newton Centre, Massachusetts, 1912.

Career

Ordained to ministry of Baptist Church, 1911. Pastor New Boston, New Hampshire, 1911-1913, Bridgetown, Nova Scoti, 1913-1917, Brunswick St. Baptist Church, Fredericton, N.B., 1917-1929.

Editor The Maritime Baptist, headquarters, Wolfville, Nova Scoti, 1929-1936. Professor practical theology, Acadia University, Wolfville, since 1936, acting professor church history, 1936-1938, dean school of theology since 1941.

Membership

Member Baptist Federation of Canada (president 1944-1947), Canada Baptist Foreign Mission Board (chairman 1941-1947. Member executive of Baptist World Alliance since 1947.

Connections

Married Sadie M. Dyseman, July 8, 1914. Gene (Mistress J. Winston Miles).

father:
William Warren

mother:
Eliza (Harper) Warren

spouse:
Sadie M. Dyseman