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Clergyman , educator

Thomas Wearing, British clergyman, educator.

Background

Wearing, Thomas was born on June 6, 1881 in Liverpool, England. Son of Peter Thomas and Lydia (Pemberton) Wearing.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, McMaster U., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1909, Bachelor of Theology, 1911, Bachelor of Divinity, 1912, Master of Arts, 1914. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1917.

Career

Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1911. Pastor Castlefield Avenue Church, Toronto, 1911-1914, Washington Park Church, Chicago, 1915-1916. Fellow New Testament department University of Chicago, 1916-1917.

Pastor First Church, Woodstock, Ontario, 1917-1918. Member senate McMaster U., 1918-1923, also principal Woodstock College. Professor New Testament interpretation Colgate University, 1923-1928.

Dean Colgate Seminary, 1924-1928. Dean Colgate-Rochester Division School, 1928-1946, emeritus, since 1946.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The World-View of the Fourth Gospel, 1918. The Tower and Other Poems, 1934.

Membership

Member senate McMaster U., 1918-1923, also principal Woodstock College. Member American Society Biblical. Clubs: Philosophers’, Rotary, City (Rochester).

Connections

Married Susan Annis Parker, September 24, 1910 (died January 21, 1920).; married second, Laeta Catherine King, December 12, 1922. Children: Lorna Pemberton, Parker Lovell, Barbara Agnes Josephine.

father:
Peter Thomas Wearing

mother:
Lydia (Pemberton) Wearing

spouse:
Susan Annis Parker

spouse:
Laeta Catherine King

child:
Lorna Pemberton Wearing

child:
Parker Lovell Wearing

child:
Barbara Agnes Josephine Wearing