Paul Woolley

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Born: March 16, 1902
Died: March 17, 1984

Princeton University (A.B., 1923)
Princeton Theological Seminary (Th.B., 1925, Th.M., 1928)

Ordained, Moody Church, Chicago, 1926
Minister in the Presbyterian Church, USA, 1932-1936
Minister in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 1936 until his death
Professor of Church History, Westminster, 1929-1977

Representative Books
Family, Church, and State: God’s Institutions (1965)
The Significance of J. Gresham Machen Today (1977)
Editor (with Ned Stonehouse), The Infallible Word (1946)

D.D., Geneva College
Festschrift, John Calvin: His Influence in the Western World (1982)