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Norton, Andrews, 1786-1853. Sermons: A Finding Aid.

Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University

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Call No.: bMS 382
Repository: Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University
Creator: Norton, Andrews, 1786-1853.
Title: Norton, Andrews, 1786-1853. Sermons, ca. early 1800s.
Date(s): early 1800s.
Quantity: 1 boxes
Abstract: Sermons of Harvard Divinity School professor Andrews Norton.

Biographical / Historical

Andrews Norton (1786-1853) graduated from Harvard College in 1804. In 1813 he was named the librarian of Harvard College and a lecturer on the Bible. In 1819 he was named the Dexter Professor of Sacred Literature at Harvard Divinity School. In reply to Emerson's famous Divinity School Address, Norton gave an address titled On the Latest Form of Infidelity in 1839. During his lifetime, Norton published Tracts Concerning Christianity (1852) and a three-volume work titled The Evidences of the Genuineness of the Gospels (1837-1844).

Arrangement

These sermons are arranged by number, when given one by Norton, and then by Scripture passage when no number was given them. Only one is dated.

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