John Murray

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Born: October 14, 1898
Died: May 8, 1975

Glasgow University (M.A., 1923)
Princeton Theological Seminary (Th.B., Th.M., 1927)
New College, Edinburgh (Th.M., 1929)

Instructor in Systematic Theology, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1929-1930
Professor of Systematic Theology, Westminster, 1930-1967
Minister in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 1937 until his death

Representative Books
Christian Baptism (1952)
Divorce (1953)
Redemption Accomplished and Applied
Principles of Conduct
The Epistle to the Romans
(commentary, 1968)
Collected Writings (4 volumes, 1976-1983)