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Schaff, Philip

(1819–93). B. Chur, Switz.; educ. Tübingen, Halle, Berlin; traveled through It. and Sicily as tutor; tutor Berlin 1842; to Am. 1843; prof. Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, 1844 (see also Mercersburg Theology); prof. Union Theol. Sem., NYC, 1870; prominent in Evangelical* Alliance and in the production of the RV Works include Christliche Glaubens- und Sittenlehre; The Creeds of Christendom; Theological Propaedeutic; History of the Christian Church; A Companion to the Greek Testament and the English Version; helped tr. and ed. The Schaff-Herzog Encyclopaedia of Religious Knowledge; tr. and ed. J. P. Lange, A Commentary on the Holy Scriptures; helped ed. A Select Library of the Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian Church. See also Propaedeutic, Theological.

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