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Henry Boynton Smith ( November 21 is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 40 days remaining. Events 235 - Anterus is elected Pope. 1783 - In Paris, Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier and François Laurent, the marquis dArlandes, make the first untethered... November 21, 1815 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). Events January 3 - Austria, Britain, and France form a secret defensive alliance treaty against Prussia and Russia. January 4 - Netherlands, Foundation of the first dutch student association, the Groninger Studenten Corps, Vindicat Atque Polit. The first rector of... 1815 - February 7 is the 38th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 327 days remaining, 328 in leap years. Events 457 - Leo I becomes emperor of the Byzantine Empire. 1301 - Edward of Caernarvon (later King Edward II of England) becomes the first Prince of Wales. 1550 - Julius... February 7, 1877 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). Events January - April January 1 - Queen Victoria proclaimed Empress of India by the Royal Titles Act, introduced by United Kingdom Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli. January 8 - Crazy Horse and his warriors fight their last battle with the United... 1877), The United States of America — also referred to as the United States, the U.S.A., the U.S., America¹, the States, or (archaically) Columbia — is a federal republic of 50 states located primarily in central North America (with the exception of two states: Alaska and Hawaii... United States Theology is literally rational discourse concerning God (Greek θεος, theos, God, + λογος, logos, rational discourse). By extension, it also refers to the study of other religious topics. History of the term The term theologia is used in Classical Greek literature, with the meaning... theologian, was born in Waterfront of Portland along the Fore River Portland is the largest city in Maine with a population of 64,249 citizens as of 2000. It is the county seat of Cumberland County. Nearby cities include Boston, Massachusetts, Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Manchester, New Hampshire. It is known as a haven... Portland, Maine.


He graduated at Hubbard Hall Walker Art Museum Bowdoin College is a small, private liberal arts college located in the New England town of Brunswick, Maine. It enrolls just under 1,700 students, all of whom are undergraduates, and has been coeducational since 1971. Bowdoin offers 33 majors and 4 additional minors; the... Bowdoin College in 1834; studied theology at Andover Theological Seminary, now part of Andover Newton Theological School, is the oldest graduate school of theology in the United States. History Andover Theological Seminary was founded in 1807 as a department of Phillips Academy. One of its founders was Timothy Dwight, then president of Yale College. In 1910, the... Andover, where his health failed, at Bangor, and, after a year (1836-1837) as librarian and tutor in Greek at Bowdoin, in Germany at The Martin-Luther-University of Halle-Wittenberg is located in the German cities of Halle, Saxony-Anhalt and Wittenberg. It was merged in 1817 from the University of Halle (founded 1694) and the University of Wittenberg (founded 1502, closed in 1813 by Napoleon). It is named after the Protestant reformer... Halle, where he became personally intimate with Friedrich August Gottreu Tholuck (March 30, 1799 - June 10, 1877) was a German Protestant church leader. He was born at Breslau, and educated at the gymnasium and university there. He distinguished himself by his ability to learn languages. A love of Oriental languages and literature led him to exchange the... Tholuck and Ulrici, and in Berlin, under Johann August Wilhelm Neander (January 17, 1789 - July 14, 1850), was a German theologian and church historian. He was born at Göttingen. His father, Emmanuel Mendel, is said to have been a Jewish pedlar, but August adopted the name of Neander on his baptism as a Christian. While still... Neander and Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg (October 20, 1802 - May 28, 1869), was a German Lutheran churchman and theologian. He was born at Frondenberg, a Westphalian village, and was educated by his father, who was a minister of the Reformed Church and head of the Frondenberg convent of canonesses (Fräuleinstift). Entering the... Hengstenberg.


He returned to America in 1840, was a tutor for a few months (1840-1841) at Bowdoin, and in 1842, shut out from any better place by distrust of his German training and by his frank opposition to Historic Unitarianism believed in the oneness of God as opposed to traditional Christian belief in the Trinity (Father, Son, and Holy Spirit). Historic Unitarians believed in the moral authority, but not the deity, of Jesus. Unitarians can be more generally characterized through the ages as free thinkers and dissenters, evolving... Unitarianism, he became pastor of the Congregational churches are Protestant Christian churches practicing congregationalist church governance, in which each congregation indepedently and autonomously runs its own affairs. Origins Some Congregational churches trace their descent from the original Congregational Church, a family of Protestant denominations formed on a theory of union published by Robert Brown in 1592... Congregational Church of Merrimac is a town located in the county of Essex in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts along the Merrimack River (sometimes called the Merrimac River). Essex County, like many counties in Massachusetts, has no major administrative functions over the town, which, like most towns in Massachusetts, practices a limited form of... West Amesbury (now Merrimac), Massachusetts. In 1847-1850 he was professor of Ethics is a general term for what is often described as the science (study) of morality. In philosophy, ethical behavior is that which is good or right. The Western tradition of ethics is sometimes called moral philosophy. This is one part of value theory (axiology) – the other part is... moral philosophy and metaphysics at Amherst; and in 1850-1854 was Washburn professor of Church history, and in 1854-1874 Roosevelt professor of systematic theology, at Union Theological Seminary is an independent college of theology, located in Manhattan, in New York City. The seminary, founded in 1836 under the Presbyterian Church, is currently associated with Columbia University. See also Unification Theological Seminary External links Union Theological Seminary webpage Categories: Stub | Christian education | Columbia University | Universities and... Union Theological Seminary. His health failed in 1874 and he died in This is an article about New York City; see also NYC, New York, and New York, New York. Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005. New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the United States and is at... New York City on the 7th of February 1877. His son Henry Goodwin Smith was also a theologist.


Of the old school of the "New England Theology," Smith was one of the foremost leaders of the new school Presbyterianism is part of the Reformed churches family of denominations of Christian Protestantism based on the teachings of John Calvin which traces its institutional roots to the Scottish Reformation, especially as led by John Knox. There are many separate institutional entities that subscribe to Presbyterianism, in different nations around the... Presbyterians. His theology is most strikingly contained in the Andover address, "Relations of Faith and Philosophy," which was delivered before the Porter Rhetorical Society in Events January 23 - Elizabeth Blackwell is awarded her MD by the Medical Institute of Geneva, New York, thus becoming the United States first woman doctor January 31 - Corn Laws abolished in the United Kingdom February 14 - In New York City, James Knox Polk becomes the first President of the United... 1849. He always made it clear that the ideal philosophy was Christocentric: he said that Reformed theology must "'Christologize' Predestination is a religious idea, under which the relationship between the beginning of things and the destiny of things is discussed. Its religious nature distinguishes it from other ideas concerning determinism and free will, and related concepts. In particular, predestination concerns Gods decision to create and to govern creation... predestination and decrees, regeneration and sanctification, the doctrine of the Church, and the whole of the Albrecht Dürer - Four horsemen of the Apocalypse Eschatology literally means the study of the eschaton, the times of the end, last things, or end times. In Zoroastrianism, Christianity and in Norse heathen theology, eschatology is a theology concerning the end of the world, as predicted in the prophecies of... Eschatology."


See EL (Mrs HB) Smith, Henry Boynton Smith, His Life and Works (NewYork, 1881), and Lewis F Stearns, Henry Boynton Smith (Boston, 1892), in the American Religious Leaders series.


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