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Arthur Cushman McGiffert
b. March 4, 1861 – d. 1933 • Historian • Theologian
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The Westminster Dictionary of Theologians
McGiffert, Arthur C.
McGiffert, Arthur C. (1861–1933). Professor of the history of Christian thought at Union Theological Seminary in New York (1893–1927). He also served as president of that institution (1917–26). As a theologian he was a student of ⇒Harnack and a follower of Protestant modernism. He wrote several volumes
Who’s Who in Christian History
Mcgiffert, Arthur Cushman
Mcgiffert, Arthur Cushman (1861–1933)Leading church historian of American liberalism at the beginning of the twentieth centuryAfter graduating from Union Seminary in New York (1885), McGiffert did doctoral work under the famed Adolph Von Harnack in Germany. For five years he taught church history at