See also:American Congregational theologian, was
See also:born in
See also:Providence, Rhode
See also:Island, on the 29th of .
See also:December r8o8, the son of
See also:Park (1774–1847), a Congregational
See also:professor from 1804 to 1825 at
See also:Brown University, and pastor at
See also:Stoughton, Massachusetts, in 1826–184o . The son graduated at Brown University in 1826, was a teacher at
See also:Braintree for two years, and in 1831 graduated from
See also:Andover theological seminary . He was co-pastor (with R . S .
See also:Storrs) of the orthodox Congregational
See also:church of Braintree in 1831–1833; professor of
See also:mental and moral philosophy at Amherst in 1835; and
See also:Bartlett professor of sacred rhetoric (1836-1847), and
See also:Abbot professor of Christian
See also:theology (1847–1881) at Andover . He died at Andover on the 4th of
See also:June 1900 . An ardent admirer of Jonathan
See also:Edwards, whose
See also:grand-daughter he married, Park was one of the most notable American theologians and orators . He was the most prominent
See also:leader of the " new school " of " New England Theology." He
See also:left his theological impress on the Bibliotheca sacra, which he and Bela B . Edwards took over in 1844 from
See also:Robinson, who had founded it in 1843, and of which Park was assistant editor until 1851 and editor-in-chief from 1851 to 1884 . As a general statement of the position of orthodox
See also:Congregationalism he drew up and annotated the " Associate Creed of Andover Theological Seminary " (1883), and the anonymously published "
See also:Worcester Creed " of 1884 was his popularized and simplified statement . He edited in r86o The
See also:Atonement, a collection of essays by various hands, prefaced by his study of the " Rise of the Edwardean Theory of the Atonement." Dr Park's
See also:sermon, " The Theology of the Intellect and that of the Feelings," delivered in 185o before the
See also:convention of the Congregational ministers of Massachusetts, and published in the Bibliotheca sacra of
See also:July 185o, was the cause of a long and bitter controversy, metaphysical rather than doctrinal, with
See also:Hodge . Some of Park's sermons were published in 1885, under the title Discourses on Some Theological Doctrines as Related to the Religious Character .
See also:Austin Phelps and
See also:Mason he prepared The
See also:Sabbath Hymn
See also:Book (1858) . See Professor Park and His Pupils (Boston, 1899), a memorial of his 90th birthday, with articles by R . S . Storrs, G . R . W .
See also:Cook, G .
See also:Wright and others .
PARK (Fr. part; Ital. parco; Sp. Marque; O.Eng. pea...
MUNGO PARK (1771-1806?)
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