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Clergyman

Wilbert Webster White, American clergyman.

Background

White, Wilbert Webster was born on January 16, 1863 in Ashland, Ohio, United States. Son of John M. and Martha Ann (Campbell) White.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Wooster, 1881, A.M., 1884. Graduate Xenia Theological Seminary, 1885. Doctor of Philosophy., Yale, 1891.

Doctor of Divinity, Muskingum College, 1896, New York University, 1913.

Career

Ordained United Presbyterian ministry, 1885. Pastor Peotone, Illinois, 1885-1886. Professor Hebrew and O.T. literature, Xenia Theological Seminary, 1890-1895.

Teacher Moody Bible Institute, Chicago, 1895-1897. In Bible work in India and England, 1897-1900. Founder The Bible Seminary in New York and president, 1900-1940.

Honorary president since 1940. Founder, 1925, Columbiona-on-Lake George, Silver Bay, New New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Thirty Studies in the Gospel by John, 1895. Thirty Studies in the Revelation, 1897. Inductive Studies in the Minor Prophets, 1894. Studies in Old Testament Characters, 1900. Availing Prayer, 1900. Thirty Studies in the Gospel by Matthew, 1903. The Resurrection Body, 1923. How to Study, 1930.

    • Studies In The Gospel By John...
    • Thirty Studies in Jeremiah

Membership

Member Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis, National Society Biblical Instructors, Ohio Society of New York, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Ella Henderson, March 31, 1885. Children: Helen Henderson, Wilbert, Wallace (deceased), Robert Campbell (deceased), Donald Murray.

father:
John M. White

mother:
Martha Ann (Campbell) White

spouse:
Ella Henderson

child:
Helen Henderson White

child:
Wilbert White

child:
Wallace White (deceased)

child:
Robert Campbell White (deceased)

child:
Donald Murray White