Hugh C. Benner

Headshot of Hugh C. Benner

Hugh C. Benner was a pastor in the Church of the Nazarene serving congregations in California, Washington, and Missouri; as professor at Eastern Nazarene College, Trevecca Nazarene College, and Pasadena College; as founding president of Nazarene Theological Seminary and as general superintendent. He was married to Audrey and father to Janet and Richard.

Information gathered from "Hugh C. Benner." (1975, September 24.) Herald of Holiness. https://olivet.whdl.org/herald-holiness-september-24-1975

Works by this author

Language: English

Herald of Holiness - December 16, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Richard H. Leffel
Paul R. Martin
Jack M. Scharn
Clayton Bonar
Michael Courtney
Ralph A. Mickel
Letta J. Young
Grace V. Watkins
W. M. Lynch
C. B. McCaull
Paul E. Hess
A lake surrounded by snow-covered mountains. Inset: a lit pillar candle.
'In the Power of the Spirit'; Lake Louise Canadian Rockies, Canada West District Church of the Nazarene.

02 The Transfiguring Dawn by General Superintendent Benner

03 The Successful Failure by Richard H. Leffel

04 Just Outside! By Paul Martin

04 December Days by Jack M. Scharn

05 Beyond Conformity by Clayton Bonar

06 “Thy Will Be Done” by Mike O. Courtney

07 A Faith Christ Commends by Ralph A. Mickel

08 How Strong is Jesus? By Letta J. Young

08 Light in the Cathedral by Grace V. Watkins

09 Today is the day! By W. M. Lynch

09 Untying the Hands of God by C. B. McCaull

10 “Everlasting Life” by Paul E. Hess

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Herald of Holiness - December 21, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
William Robert Miller
Ross Hayslip
A. A. E. Berg
Edith Roberts
Norman Robinson
Clifford Chew
Grace V. Watkins
Gloria Willingham
Leslie Parrott
A nativity scene in a puzzle piece.
Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call His name Immanuel. Isaiah 7:14

02 Seeing Stars by General Superintendent Benner

03 Pious “Jingle Bells” by William Robert Miller

06 Progressive Pilgrims by Ross W. Hayslip

07 Looking unto Jesus by A. A. E. Berg

07 The Holy Glow of Christmas by Edith Roberts

08 No Room for My Rights! by Norman Robinson

09 Herods by Clifford Chew

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 The Gift by Grace V. Watkins

12 A Story-Note by Gloria

13 Vital Statistics

14 The Book Corner

15 Toward Abundant Living: Love Is No Sacrifice by Leslie Parrott

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Herald of Holiness - December 25, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Dallas Baggett
Hugh Slater
E. E. Wordsworth
Marjorie Bruce
Frances B. Erickson
Morris Chalfant
W. M. Lynch
Milo L. Arnold
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Ovella Satre Shafer
A present-day view of the fields of the shepherds with Bethlehem in the distance.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; the Field of the Shepherds

02 His Name Shall Be Called Wonder by General Superintendent Benner

03 Commander … Welcome Aboard! By Dallas Baggett

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Herald of Holiness - December 27, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Rob L. Staples
Ivan Beals
C. Dale German
Katherine Bevis
Betty Fuhrman
Garth Hyde
Tom Wilson
Milo L. Arnold
A. Elwood Sanner
A building distorted by a fish-eye lens.

02 Concerning Time By General Superintendent Benner

03 Sequel to Christmas By Rob L. Staples

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Herald of Holiness - December 4, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Ivan Beals
Fletcher Galloway
Katherine Bevis
Morris Chalfant
Ruby Franklin
Chester Pike
J. Wesley Mieras
Geneva L. Bottemiller
James Browning
Clayton Bonar
Floyd W. Hawkins
A close up photo of a globe in the foreground and a Bible and cross in the background.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Holy Bible; The World Word for the Whole World, Universal Bible Sunday, December 8

02 “All Scripture – God-breathed” by General Superintendent Benner

03 Jesus Prayed for You by Ivan A. Beals

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Herald of Holiness - December 7, 1960

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Eugene L. Stowe
Charsten Christensen
Harvey J. S. Blaney
Flora E. Breck
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
David Shelby (D. Shelby) Corlett
Ovella Satre Shafer
Maynard James
Grace V. Watkins
James V. Wilbanks
Wilson R. Lanpher
First page of the Herald.

01 Let the Light Shine! By General Superintendent Benner

03 The Book for Me by Eugene Stowe

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Herald of Holiness - February 1, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Leslie Parrott
H. B. Garvin
Ivan Beals
E. Wayne Stahl
S. Frank Hicke
K. Boyle
Sylvan F. Starks
Florence Rhomberg
Enola Chamberlain
Pauline E. Spray
A. S. London
Sarah Ann German
Wilson R. Lanpher
First page of Herald of Holiness with Superintendent Benner's article.

01 The Vale of Avoca by General Superintendent Benner

03 “Evangelism First” in the Homes by Leslie Parrott

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Herald of Holiness - February 13, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
J. Paul Downey
E. W. Lawrence
Milo L. Arnold
Hal M. von Stein
Charles M. Scott
Delmar Stalter
Paul Skiles
Wesley D. Tracy
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Berniece Ayers Hall
A young girl holding an issue of Herald of Holiness
Evangelism First 1960-1964; "Herald" Spring Campaigns Under Way See page 10-B.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - February 14, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Samuel Young
Everette D. Howard
Hugh C. Benner
Wilbur T. Dodson
Earl C. Wolf
L. Wesley Johnson
Jack M. Scharn
Maynard James
E. Wayne Stahl
Dillard W., Jr. Thaxton
Ovella Satre Shafer
Grace V. Watkins
Clifford S. Fisher
Berniece Ayers Hall
A grass house along a river bank where a man launches in a canoe.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Luzon, Philippine Islands.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - February 18, 1959

Stephen S. White
James Blaine Chapman
F. W. Davis
Arthur Hedley
Justa Lee Allen
Charles W. Hodge
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Clarence Edwin Flynn
Mary A. Eagle
Katherine Bevis
Hugh C. Benner
Dorothy Conant Stroud
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 The Immanency of Christ’s Second Coming by General Superintendent Chapman

02 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - February 19, 1958

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
F. W. Davis
Donald C. Moore
Christian Wisner (C. W.) Ruth
Carl W., Jr., Gray
Ila R. Monday
Carson N., Jr. Snow
Mervel A. (Bud) Lunn
Lois Blanchard Eades
Louis McCurdy
Louise Robinson Chapman
Robert A. Moran
Christine White
Robert Condon
George Privett
Mary E. Cove
Fletcher Galloway
Jean Leathers Phillips
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Concerning Prejudice, General Superintendent Benner

02 The Light of the City, F. W. Davis

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Herald of Holiness - February 21, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
H. Kenneth Bedwell
Frank Howie
Ross Hayslip
Louis O. McMahon
Albert M. Wells
Vincent J. Adragna
Belle Chapman Morrill
E. Wayne Stahl
Berniece Ayers Hall
A man standing facing a palm tree among stone structures.
Evangelism First: 1960-1964; Trinidad, West Indies.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - February 26, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Glenn A. Chaffee
Wayne E. Welton
W. M. Lynch
Sharron Lucky
Milo L. Arnold
Geneva L. Bottemiller
James MacLeod
Sheet music for the hymn Christ, the Lord, Is Risen Today; Inset: a man looking at papers.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Hymn of the Month March 1964 Christ, the Lord, Is Risen Today; "Herald" Campaign Winners See page 19.

02 The Pentecostal Priority by General Superintendent Benner

03 What about the Side Effects? By Glenn A. Chaffee

04 An Extra Day this Year by Wayne Welton

05 The Peace of the Sanctified by W. M. Lynch

06 “Look, but Don’t Touch!” by Sharron Lucky

07 Holiness and Healing by Milo L. Arnold

08 To a Potted Hyacinth by Geneva L. Bottemiller

09 Absenteeism and the Church by James Macleod

12 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

13 The Church at Work

17 The Answer Corner by W. T. Purkiser

18 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - February 7, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Thomas G. Nees
Paul M. Bassett
Vernon T. Groves
Ross Hayslip
Marilyn Slemmer
Elden Rawlings
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A yellow-tinted photo of a young man studying in a library as seen through an outside window.
Young theologians take advantage of improved facilities, curriculum See page 12.

02 Are We Strong Enough? By General Superintendent Benner

03 Helps to Holy Living: No Double Standard By Tom Nees

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Herald of Holiness - January 10, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Clyde Golliher
Hugh C. Benner
Robert E. Maner
Charles B. Flatt
J. R. Erp
Vernon L. Wilcox
E. Wayne Stahl
Frances B. Erickson
The domed capitol building of Argentina with statues and urns in the front.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Capitol, Buenos Aires, Argentina

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - January 13, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
J. Kenneth Grider
Dallas D. Mucci
H. White
Hal M. von Stein
Geneva L. Bottemiller
Sharron Lucky
Hugh C. Benner
James V. Wilbanks
Daniel Stafford
A blue-tinted photo of the domed and columned state capitol building of Kentucky. An illustrated picture of Moses.
State Capitol Frankfort, Kentucky/ Kentucky District Church of the Nazarene

02 The Seal of Apostleship by General Superintendent Williamson

03 The Ten Commandments by J. Kenneth Grider

05 “You Can’t Change the World” by Dallas D. Mucci

06 Christians: Suffering and Triumph by H. White

07 When God’s Answer is “No” by Geneva L. Bottemiller

07 Brainwashed or Blood-washed? By H. M. von Stein

08 What is the Best Church? By Sharron Lucky

09 Nazarene Theological Seminary by Hugh C. Benner

10 Social Mores or Christian Standards? By J. V. Wilbanks

11 The Preaching of Jesus Christ by Daniel Stafford

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Herald of Holiness - January 2, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Brian L. Farmer
Katherine Bevis
A. S. London
Joseph L. Bright
Harold E. Platter
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Ivan Beals
Grace V. Watkins
Jack M. Scharn
Ruby Franklin
The interior square of a compound of white buildings with a bell tower in the middle.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Limbe Church and Bible School, Nyasaland, Central Africa.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - January 21, 1959

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Clara M. Morrison
Brian L. Farmer
Dora Hall McCandless
John T. Donnelly
James V. Wilbanks
Flora E. Breck
Clyde W. Rather
Ovella Satre Shafer
Lyle Prescott
Jessie W. Finks
E. E. Wordsworth
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Good Things Come the Hard Way by General Superintendent Benner

02 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - January 22, 1958

Stephen S. White
Samuel Young
Hugh C. Benner
Carl W., Jr., Gray
Herman L. G. Smith
Justa Lee Allen
Christine White
E. Wayne Stahl
Art Croy
Katherine Bevis
Flora E. Breck
Letta J. Sigler
Mabel C. Quadlin
First page of the Herald.

01 Jesus, the Unpredictable, General Superintendent Young

03 Moving Ahead in Puerto Rico, General Superintendent Benner

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Herald of Holiness - January 24, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Oscar J. Finch
Ruth Wood Vaughn
C. B. McCaull
Wallace A. Ely
Delmar Stalter
C. S. Cowles
James V. Wilbanks
Gordon I. Torstenbo
Jack M. Scharn
Aileen Johnson
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Flora E. Breck
Edith Roberts
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Christine White
A snow-covered river.
Evangelism First 1960-1964

General Articles

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