Tennent, Gilbert



NameTennent, Gilbert
Birth-and-Death Datesborn 1703, died 1764
Gendermale
CountryUnited States
Place of BirthIrland
Biographical InformationVater: William Tennent. Hausunterricht. 1725 Master of Arts am Yale College. 1726 Ordination in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Presbyterianischer Theologe. Anhänger von George Whitefield. 1741 Predigerreise durch Neu England. 1743 Gründung einer neuen Kirche in Philadelphia. 1753 Reise nach England zur Spendensammlung für das College von New Jersey. Verfasser des Vorworts zu George Whitefields "Five Sermons on the Following Subjects Viz. I. Christ the Believer's Husband. II. The Gospel Supper. III. Blind Bartimeus. IV. Walking with God. V. The Resurrection of Lazarus". [Philadelphia 1747].
LiteratureAmerican Biographical Archive I 1588, S. 270-277.
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