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Clergyman , educator

Nathan Robinson Wood, American clergyman, educator.

Background

Wood, Nathan Robinson was born on August 13, 1874 in Wyocena, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Nathan Eusebius and Alice Robinson (Boise) Wood.

Education

Preparatory education, high school and Brooklyn Polytechnic and Collegiate Institute. Student Harvard, 1894-1896. Graduate Newton Theological Institution, 1900, Bachelor of Divinity, 1906.

Doctor of Divinity, Wheaton (Illinois) College, 1927.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1901. Pastor West Medford, Massachusetts, 1901-1911. Professor Gordon College of Theology and Missions, Boston, 1908, dean 1910, president, 1919-1944.

Works

  • Other Work

    • The Secret of the Universe, 1932.

    • Seven Lamps of Fire, 1942.

Membership

Member of board of managers, American Baptist Foreign Mission Society.

Connections

Married Isabel Warwick Bliss, June 14, 1900. Children: Nathan Warwick, William Bliss.

father:
Nathan Eusebius Wood

mother:
Alice Robinson (Boise) Wood

spouse:
Isabel Warwick Bliss

child:
Nathan Warwick Wood

child:
William Bliss Wood