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Wyatt Aiken Smart

Clergyman , educator

Wyatt Aiken Smart, American clergyman, educator. Member Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Smart, Wyatt Aiken was born on October 22, 1883 in Newberry, South Carolina, United States. Son of Richard Davis and Ella (Aiken) Smart.

Education

Preparatory education, Webb School, Bell Buckle, Tennessee. Bachelor of Arts, Vanderbilt, 1904. Bachelor of Divinity, Union Theological Seminary, 1907.

Special work, University of Chicago. Doctor of Divinity, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, 1919, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, O., 1930.

Career

Helen Smart Rewis. Ordained ministry Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1911. Pastor Trinity Church, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1907-1909, Park View Church, Portsmouth, Virginia, 1909-1913, First Church, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1913-1914. Professor Biblical theology, Emory University, since 1914.

Associate Dean, School of Theology, since 1943. Chaplain of the University since 1943.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Contemporary Christ, 1942. The Spiritual Gospel, 1945. Still the Bible Speaks, 1947.Co-author: Preaching in These Times, 1940.

Membership

Member Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Ethel Bradshaw Chappell, December 30, 1909.

father:
Richard Davis Smart

mother:
Ella (Aiken) Smart

spouse:
Ethel Bradshaw Chappell