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While It Is Called Today (Explanatory post, March 2009)

JANUARY

January 1: Zwingli born, 1484.
January 2: Therese of Lisieux born, 1873.
January 3: E. Stanley Jones
January 4 : Ussher
January 5: Robert Morrison
January 6: Spurgeon
January 7: Athanasius on canon
January 8: Jim Eliot killed
January 9: Fillian
January 10: Laud dies
January 11: William Williams Pantyclyn
January 12: Aelred of Riveaulx
January 13: Spener
January 14: Juan de Valdes
January 15: MLK birthday
January 16: Prohibition
January 17: Antony of Egypt
January 18: Tischendorf
January 19: Heidelberg Catechism
January 20: Susanna Wesley
January 21: First English prayer book mandated
January 22: Carl Henry
January 23: Abraham Ibn Ezra dies
January 24: John Donne
January 25: Gregory of Nazianzus
January 26: Vatican II
January 27: Pelagius condemned
January 28: R.A. Torrey birthday
January 29: Pope Benedict XII on beatific vision
January 30: Francis Schaeffer
January 31: Thomas Merton

FEBRUARY

February 1: Black History month
February 2: Hannah More
February 3: Felix Mendelsohn
February 4: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
February 5: Dwight Moody born
February 6: Death of Photius
February 7: Hannah Whitall Smith
February 8: Martin Buber born
February 9: John Hooper burned, 1555
February 10: Wesley fell for his wife 1751
February 11: Hugh of St Victor died 1141
February 12: Lawrence of the Resurrection dies, 1691
February 13: Cotton Mather dies, 1728
February 14: Richard Allen’s birthday, 1760
February 15: Jogalia of Lithuania baptized, 1386
February 16: Melanchthon born, 1497
February 17: Finan of Lindisfarne, 661
February 18: Pilgrim’s Progress published, 1678
February 19: William Burt Pope’s birthday, 1822
February 20: Cajetan’s birthday, 1469
February 21: John Henry Newman’s birthday, 1801
February 22: Sarah Fuller Flowers birthday, 1805
February 23: Handel’s birthday, 1685
February 24: Harry Ironside called to ministry, 1930
February 25: Cullmann born, 1902
February 26: John Duncan dies, 1870
February 27: Chafer’s birthday, 1871
February 27: Corrie Ten Boom
February 28:

February 29:

MARCH

March 1: George Herbert dies, 1633
March 2: John Wesley dies, 1791
March 3: Lettie Cowman’s birthday, 1870
March 4: Bernard Gilpin dies, 1583
March 5: Sam Jones meets Sam Jones, 1899
March 6: AT Pierson’s birthday, 1837
March 7 – Edersheim!

March 8

March 9: Gregory of Nyssa born
March 10: Balthasar Hubmaier dies, 1528
March 11: John Toland dies
March 12: Paul Gerhardt born 1607
March 13: Charles Cowman born, 1868
March 14: HB Swete born, 1835
March 15: HP Lovecraft died, 1937
March 16: Robert Bowman born, 1916
March 17: For St. Patrick: Two Cheers for Trinity Analogies
March 17: Today is St. Patrick’s Day

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March 19: Thomas Ken of Bath died
March 20: Mr Rogers was born
March 21: Newton cries out for mercy
March 22: Jonathan Edwards dies
March 23: Gregory illuminates Armenia
March 24: Fanny Crosby
March 25: Dawson Trotman
March 25: Annunciation Day (Silverstein)

March 26:

March 27: Peloubet’s Notes
March 28: Happy Birthday to Donald Grey Barnhouse
March 29: Charles Wesley was Ready to Die
March 30: Rambam Guided the Perplexed
March 31: Haydn Birthday

APRIL

April 1: brained
April 2: mordecai ham born
April 3: tersteegen died
April 4: ambrose d
April 4: formosus died
April 5: swinburne bd
April 6: durer died
April 7: dodd born
April 8: f.b. .meyer born
April 9: bonhoeff died
April 10: wm booth born
April 11: orr
April 12: zwemer
April 13: lightfoot
April 14: titanic barth
April 15: corrie ten boom
April 18: crapsey heresy
April 19: protestant

April 25: chas fuller
April 26: lutehr heid disputation
April 27: bowler
April 28: goat
April 29: catherine of siena d

MAY

May 2: athanasius
May 3: bloesch bd
May 4: monica comm
May 5: kierkegaard
May 6:
May 7:
May 8: handley moule b
May 9: andrew murray
May 10: karl barth
May 11: ricci
May 12: Carey’s enquiry
May 13: sullivan pirates
May 14: timothy dwight
May 15: Gustav Aulen born.
May 16: G. Campbell Morgan dies.
May 17: Carl McIntyre born 1881.
May 18: Joseph Butler born 1692; Aimee MacPherson kidnapped 1926.
May 19: Alcuin dies 804?
May 20: Nicaea opens.
May 21: McCheyne born. Hudson Taylor born.
May 22: W Newell born, 1868.
May 23: Savanarola burned 1498.
May 24: Wesley’s heart strangely warmed, 1738.
May 25: John Mott born.
May 26: Shailer Matthews. Zinzendorf.
May 27: Calvin dies, Bede dies.
May 28: Formula of Concord issued, 1577.
May 29: GK Chesterton born 1874
May 30: Joan of Arc. Barmen.
May 31: Cruden born 1701

JUNE

June 1: Billy Bray born 1794
June 2: Ethelbert baptized 597
June 3: Otterbein born.
June 4: Frank Buchman born 1878
June 5:
June 6: YMCA founded
June 7: Old Rugged Cross written 1913
June 8: Mohammed ascends
June 9: Columba dies 597
June 10:
June 11: Hurlbut born 1860
June 12: Charles Feinberg born 1909
June 13: Antony of Padua dies 1231
June 14: Harriet Beecher Stowe born
June 15: Magna Carta. Exsurge Domine.
June 16:
June 17: Wesley born 1703. Chapman 1859.
June 18: E. Clephane born (beneath the cross of Jesus)
June 19: Blase Pascal born.
June 20: Dorner born.
June 21: Reinhold Niebuhr born 1892
June 22: Edwards fired from his pastorate.
June 23:
June 24: Beza born.
June 25: Cistercians, the book of concord, the methodist conference, the UCC
June 26: Doddridge born 1702
June 27: Cyril dies 444
June 28: F Faber born 1814
June 29:
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JULY

July 1: Westminster 1643 or first camp meeting
July 2: Cranmer born
July 3: Synod of Orange 529
July 4: 1831 America the song
July 5: RC Trench ordained
July 6: JH Sammis born 1846. Dueling martyrdoms: Huss or More.
July 7: Thomas Hooker born and died this day.
July 8: Sinners in the hands of angry God
July 9: Lanton (chapterizer of the Bible) dies 1228
July 10: Calvin born 1509
July 11:
July 12: Erasmus dies 1536
July 13:
July 14: Bonaventure dies. Keble on national apostasy
July 15: Rembrandt born. Caswall’s lyra
July 16: 1054 everybody excommunicates everybody.
July 17: Watts born. Fuller converted.
July 18: Bullinger born 1504
July 19: American unitarians founded
July 20:
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July 22: 1680 Guyon has a good quiet time.
July 23: Death of Susannah Wesley; Gilbert Tennent
July 24: Oswald Chambers born 1874
July 25: Humanae Vitae 1968; Rauschenbush
July 26: Charles Tindley dies 1933
July 27:
July 28: Machen born 1881
July 29: 1866 Chisholm born (great is thy faithfulness)
July 30: Jones of Nayland born
July 31: NAS published 1970; H Bonar dies.

AUGUST

August 1: Sin boldly, Philip.
August 2: Jesse Hurlbut dies (bible story book, umyf)
August 3: AH Strong born
August 4: Mowinckel born
August 5: Baptism of John Eliot 1604
August 6: Fenelon born; Can Ridge revival.
August 7:
August 8: Thomas a Kempis dies.
August 9: Adoniram Judson born; Latourette born.
August 10:
August 11: Tetzel dies, Falwell born.
August 12: Blake dies.
August 13: Jeremy Taylor dies
August 14: Samuel S. Wesley born 1810 (the church’s one foundation)
August 15: FW Robertson dies
August 16: Bosco born. Schlatter born.
August 17: R. Mather to Boston; Wm. Carey born
August 18: Charles Gabriel born (glory song)
August 19: Pascal dies; scofield born.
August 20: Bernard dies; asbury born; bultmann and tillich both born.
August 21: Alexande of Hales dies
August 22: Pusey born.
August 23:
August 24: Wilberforce born.
August 25: Scotland becomes Protestant 1560
August 26: Adam Clarke dies.
August 27: Hegel and Mother Teresa born.
August 28: Agustine dies, Tolstoy born.
August 29: Finney born.
August 30: Sankey born.
August 31: Jesse Pounds born

SEPTEMBER

September 1: Peter Cartwright born
September 2: Laubach born
September 3: Gregory the Great pope
September 4: Robert Raikes and Edwin Hatch
September 5: RC Trench born
September 6:
September 7: Hannah More dies; Sidney Lanier
September 8: Newman converts to Rome, 1845. Peter Martyr born.
September 9: Thomas Coke born.
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September 12: “Obey” stricken from episcopal marriage vows
September 13: Fletcher born
September 14: Catherine Winkworth born
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OCTOBER

October 6: tyndale death
October 7: serg
October 8: chalcedon
October 9: mcpherson penchant
October 10: arminius bd
October 11: vatican 2
October 12: ff bruce bd

October 16: latimer
October 17: Cyrus
October 18: matthew henry bd
October 20: stuart hamlet
October 21: Coleridge bd
October 22: tillich dies
October 23: first day of creation
October 24: westphalia
October 25: crispin
October 26: bayly died
October 27: erasmus bday
October 28: const milvian

NOVEMBER
November 1: Burke pubs reflects

November 4: bd toplady
November 5: bb warfield

November 7: bd billy graham

November 11: Bucer

November 26: bd cowper
November 27: bd loath
November 28: bd john bunyan
November 29: bday cs lewis

DECEMBER
December 1: RW DAle bd
December 2: ruusbroec dies
December 3: mary baker eddy dies
December 4: john cotton
December 5: chr rossetti
December 6: aquinas stops writing straw
December 8: richard baxter
December 9: GC Morgan born
December 14: Brahe
December 15: simpson bd
December 16: whitefield bd
December 17: phoebe palmer bd
December 19: h bonar bd
December 20: edwin abbot
December 22: death of moody
December 23: Moule bd
December 24: Albert Barnes
December 25: Christmas Evans
December 26: Mycosis
December 27: Hodge
December 28: blumhardt exorcism
December 29: gladstone bd
December 30: Kipling
December 31: wycliffe dies

 

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