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Helen Barrett Montgomery

Minister , writer

Helen Barrett Montgomery, American minister, writer. member American section World Alliance for International Friendship.

Background

Montgomery, Helen Barrett was born on July 31, 1861 in Kingsville, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Review A. Judson and Emily (Barrows) Barrett.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wellesley. 1884, Doctor of Laws, 1925. A.M., Brown, 1917; Doctor of Hebrew Literature, Franklin College, 1922.

Doctor of Laws, Denison U., 1922.

Career

Mistress G. F. Simson). Teacher Rochester Free Academy, 1884-1885, Wellesley Preparatory School, Philadelphia, 1885-1887. Licensed as minister Baptist Church, 1892.

President Woman’s American Baptist Foreign Mission Society, 1913-1924. President National Federal Woman’s Bds. of Foreign Missions, 1917-1918. Member American section World Alliance for International Friendship.

Head of Woman’s Bible Class (200 members) of Lake Avenue Baptist S.S. President Northern Baptist Convention, 1921. Was president New York State Federal Women’s Clubs.

Has lectured extensively on foreign missions, citizenship, etc. Made trip around the world to study conditions in non-Christian countries. Author: The Island World of the Pacific, 1906.

Western Women in Eastern Lands, 1910. Following the Sunrise, 1913. The King’s Highway, 1915.

The Bible and Missions, 1920. Prayer and Missions, 1924. The Story of Jesus as Told by His Friends, 1927.

The Preaching Value of Missions, 1929. Translator of entire New Testament out of the original Greek, 1924. Home: Rochester, New York Deceased.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Island World of the Pacific, 1906. Western Women in Eastern Lands, 1910. Following the Sunrise, 1913.The King’s Highway, 1915. The Bible and Missions, 1920. Prayer and Missions, 1924.The Story of Jesus as Told by His Friends, 1927. The Preaching Value of Missions, 1929. Translator of entire New Testament out of the original Greek, 1924.

Membership

Member American section World Alliance for International Friendship.

Connections

Married William A. Montgomery, September 6, 1887.

father:
Review A. Judson Barrett

mother:
Emily (Barrows) Barrett

spouse:
William A. Montgomery