Pen Name: None
Genres: Non-Fiction, Other;
Born: 1803 in East Hampton, New York
Deceased: 1895 in Brooklyn, New York
Edward Beecher lived in Jacksonville, Illinois from 1830 until 1844.
Biographical and Professional Information
Edward Beecher was a noted theologian, the son of Lyman Beecher and the brother of Harriet Beecher Stowe and Henry Ward Beecher.In 1830, he became the first president of Illinois College at Jacksonville, Illinois, where he remained president for 14 years. He was a close friend of Elijah P. Lovejoy and helped organize the first anti-slavery society in Illinois.
He returned to Boston in 1844, where he was the pastor of Salem Street Church until 1855, when he returned to Illinois and became the pastor of the First Congregational Church of Galesburg. In 1871 he settled in Brooklyn, New York, where from 1885 to 1889 he was pastor of the Parkville church and he died there on July 28, 1895.
- Narrative Of Riots At Alton: In Connection With The Death Of Reverend Elijah P. Lovejoy (1838) , Kessinger Publishing, 2008
- Baptism: With Reference To Its Import And Modes (1850), Nabu Press, 2011
- The Conflict of Ages (1853), Nabu Press, 2010
- The Papal Conspiracy Exposed (1855), Nabu Press, 2012
- The Concord of Ages (1860), Derby and Jackson, 1860
- Secret Societies: A Discussion of their Character and Claims (1867) (With David McDill and Jonathan Blanchard), Nabu Press, 2010
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Narrative Of Riots At Alton: In Connection With The Death Of Reverend Elijah P. Lovejoy (1838)
Release Date: 2008-06-02
Baptism: With Reference To Its Import And Modes
Release Date: 2011-09-14
The Conflict of Ages
Release Date: 2010-03-05
The Concord of ages =: Or the individual and organic harmony of God and Man
Release Date: 1860
Secret societies: a discussion of their character and claims
Release Date: 2010-09-05
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