Stephen W. Paine

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Stephen William Paine (October 28, 1908 Grand Rapids, Michigan – February 9, 1992) was President of Houghton College, and the President of the National Association of Evangelicals from 1948 to 1950.[1]

Biography[edit]

He was the son of Stephen Hugh Paine and Mary Wilfrieda (Fischer) Paine. In 1930, he graduated from Wheaton College.[2] In 1933, he began teaching at Houghton College, became Academic Dean in 1935, and was President from 1937 to 1972. In 1940, he ran on the Prohibition ticket for U.S. Senator from New York. He was President of the National Association of Evangelicals from 1948 to 1950.

He helped translate the New International Version of the Bible.[3]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Beginning Greek: A Functional Approach (1961)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Joel A. Carpenter, Revive Us Again: The Reawakening of American Fundamentalism, Oxford University Press, USA, 1999, p. 295 [1]
  2. ^ Wheaton alumni
  3. ^ Kathleen C. Boone, The Bible Tells Them So: The Discourse of Protestant Fundamentalism, State Univ of New York Pr (February 1989), p. 48 [2]

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Preceded by
Rutherford Decker
President of the National Association of Evangelicals
1948–1950
Succeeded by
Frederick C. Fowler