Memorial Resolution — Dr. A. L. McCrimmon

Baptist World Alliance Logo

BWA Executive Committee Resolution 1935-05.3

(c) Dr. A. L. McCrimmon. The following resolution was adopted unanimously: —

The members of this. Committee record their gratitude to God for the life and service of Professor Abraham Lincoln McCrimmon, LL.D., who passed away on April 16th, 1935, at the age of seventy years. A distinguished graduate of the University of Toronto, Dr. McCrimmon served as classical teacher and principal of Woodstock College (1892-1904), and afterwards until his death, as lecturer, professor, and for eleven most difficult years (1911-1922) as Chancellor, of McMaster University. His outstanding gifts and gracious personality won general confidence, and at the call of his brethren he filled numerous offices including the vice-presidency and presidency of the Baptist Union of North America, and the presidency of the Baptist Convention of Ontario and Quebec. As a member ol this Executive Committee his services to the Alliance were of great value, and his address at the Berlin Congress of 1934 left a deep impression on all who attended that historic assembly.

Keywords

BWA; Abraham Lincoln McCrimmon.

Citations

Original Source Bibliography: Baptist World Alliance: Minutes of Executive Committee, Held at Memphis, Tenn., U.S.A. on Tuesday, May 14th, 1935. London: Baptist World Alliance, 1935.
Original Source Footnote/Endnote: Baptist World Alliance: Minutes of Executive Committee, Held at Memphis, Tenn., U.S.A. on Tuesday, May 14th, 1935 (London: Baptist World Alliance, 1935), p. 5.
Online Document Full Citation: BWA Executive Committee Resolution 1935-05.3 Memorial Resolution — Dr. A. L. McCrimmon; https://o7e.4a3.myftpupload.com/resolutions.
In-text Online Document Citation: (BWA Executive Committee Resolution 1935-05.3).

For more information about Baptist World Alliance resolutions, visit BaptistWorld.org/resolutions.

Since its formation in 1905, the Baptist World Alliance has networked the global Baptist family to impact the world for Christ with a commitment to strengthen worship, fellowship and unity; lead in mission and evangelism; respond to people in need through aid, relief, and community development; defend religious freedom, human rights, and justice; and advance theological reflection and leadership development.

Latest News

Executive Committee Releases Statement on Ukrainian Crisis

(FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA, USA – March 25, 2022) In conjunction with its Executive Committee meetings conducted this month, the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) Executive Committee has released a joint statement in response to the crisis in Eastern Europe. This is the first statement of its kind released by the Executive Committee in over 40 years.