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 - March 1, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
B. V. Seals
L. Guy Nees
Delmar Stalter
John Logan
Allen M. Parlee
Bill Burch
Willard H. Taylor
Harold Volk
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Horatius Bonar
Hands holding a Bible against a backdrop of newspapers.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - March 12, 1958

Stephen S. White
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Hugh C. Benner
Charles Wesley
Lewis T. Corlett
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Ralph Earle
Delbert R. Gish
Lauriston J. Du Bois
Mendell Taylor
Harvey E. Finley
J. Kenneth Grider
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Our "Golden Easter" Offering by General Superintendent Vanderpool

02 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - March 13, 1957

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
Mrs. M. Spittal
Fletcher Galloway
Vernon L. Wilcox
Hardy C. Powers
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Elizabeth M. Dumann
R. A. Kerby
David J. Tarrant
Bertha R. Hudelson
Harry Childers
Maud V. Meek
J. Fred Parker
Cover of the Herald of Holiness

01 "Strong, Burning Prayer,” General Superintendent Benner

02 Revival Prayer, Mrs. M Spittal

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Herald of Holiness - March 16, 1960

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
James Robbins
Marian L. Knorr
T. Crichton Mitchell
E. Wayne Stahl
Morris Chalfant
Grace Wilson
General Stewardship Committee
Lauriston J. Du Bois
F. W. Davis
Katherine Bevis
Norman R. Oke
First page of the Herald.

01 “Go Quickly, and Tell” by General Superintendent Benner

03 Entire Sanctification by Evangelist James Robbins

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Herald of Holiness - March 25, 1959

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
Norman R. Oke
Albert J. Lown
John T. Donnelly
Grace Cain
Robert W. Helfrich
Rupert Cravens
Lyle Potter
Melza H. Brown
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 "Not of the World" by General Superintendent Benner

03 There Are Sermons in Stone by Norman R. Oke

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Herald of Holiness - March 27, 1963

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Westlake Taylor Purkiser
C. William Fisher
O. Joe Olson
Wayne E. Welton
George Frame
Forrest McCullough
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
A large church building along the street.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; First Church of the Nazarene Chicago, Illinois.

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Herald of Holiness - March 27, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Gordon Wetmore
Milo L. Arnold
Sylvan F. Starks
Morris Chalfant
David E. Sparks
Chester Pike
John G. Rupp
Lyle Prescott
John S., Jr., Noftle
Albert J. Lown
A quote from Henry Ward Beecher

02 A Living Sacrifice By General Superintendent Benner
03 Free to Be Yourself By Gordon Wetmore
04 Freedom By Milo L. Arnold
05 How Much More Than These By Sylvan F. Starks
06 Controlling the Boob Tube By Morris Chalfant
08 That Torn-up Feeling By David E. Sparks
09 I Always Get Even With My Enemies By Chester Pike
09 Truth that Shines By John G. Rupp
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 A Pianist's Prayer By Lyle Prescott
13 On Being a Whole Person: Peace Gained by Receiving It By John S. Noftle

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Herald of Holiness - March 3, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
John W. May
Harley E. Bye
Curtis Chambers
William A. Tolbert
James E. Adams
Viola E. Hodge
Mrs. Everett S. Phillips
J. McCray Holmes
Dorothy S. Hampton
Ruth Wood Vaughn
Ila R. Monday
William J. Nichols
Milo L. Arnold
Richard Louwrens
Grace V. Watkins
Viola E. Hodge
Mrs. F. Griffith
Gloria Willingham
Sylvan F. Starks
Delmar Stalter
Paul Skiles
Brian L. Farmer
Three children playing in wagons. Inset: General Board Meet.
General Board Meeting See Page 27 / Children are an heritage of the Lord Psalms 127:3 / For the Whole Family Eight Extra Page

02 EASTER Missionary Offering by General Superintendent Benner
03 A Central Experience by John W. May
04 Discord in Your Home by Harley E. Bye
05 The Dilemma of Discipline by Curtis Chambers
06 Maximum Security by William A. Tolbert
07 Don’t Lose Your Leisure by James E. Adams
07 Assurance by Viola E. Hodge
08 God’s Timetable by Mrs. Everett S. Phillips
08 “No Man Cared” by J. McCray Holmes
09 On Finding a Place of Service by Dorothy S. Hampton
10 I Must Get ALONE with Christ! By Ruth Vaughn

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Herald of Holiness - March 6, 1957

Stephen S. White
John Wesley
Hugh C. Benner
James R. Bell
John E. Riley
Madeline N. Nease
Jack Ford
Floyd W. Hawkins
H. Orton Wiley
Harvey J. S. Blaney
Dorothy Boone Kidney
Gene E. Phillips
Paul Updike
Leah Whitcanack Smith
Dwayne W. Hildie
Ira C. Mathis
Barrett Kirby
William Robert Adell
Al Ramquist
Bertha Munro
The cover page of the Herald of Holiness with Easter lilies.
Blessed are the pure in heart

02 Pure in heart by John Wesley

03 Blessed are the pure in heart by Hugh C. Benner

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Herald of Holiness - March 8, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Amy Carmichael
Hugh C. Benner
Richard Bond
John M. Drescher
Earl C. Wolf
James D. Hamilton
Albert J. Lown
Katherine Bevis
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
A. W. Williams
Kenneth L. Dodge
Jack M. Scharn
A. Elwood Sanner
A poem: Prayer by Amy Carmichael

01 Prayer By Amy Carmichael

02 I Will Not Hurry By General Superintendent Benner

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Herald of Holiness - March 9, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
W. Lee Gann
Frankie Roland
Clifford, Jr. Chew
Homer J. Adams
Grant Swank
Barbara Fetter
John W. May
Fred Wenger
C. Neil Strait
O. Joe Olson
A lighthouse high on a cliff as seen from a beach dozens of feet below.
Photo ID: Split Rock Lighthouse, Lake Superior, Minnesota. When Treasure Costs Too Much! (see page 5.) They, Too, Have a Religion. (see page 7.)

02 Law in the Heart by General Superintendent Benner 03 What’s In It For Me? by W. Lee Gann 04 We Cared Enough by Mrs. Frankie Roland 05 When Treasure Costs Too Much! by Clifford Chew, Jr. 06 Struggle Ended by Homer J. Adams 07 They Too Have Religion by Grant Swank 08 At Heaven’s Gates by Barbara Fetter 09 Then You Know Him! by John W. May 10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser 12 Can Youth Be Challenged to Service? by Fred Wenger 13 Don’t Let Old Age Rob You by C.

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Herald of Holiness - May 1, 1968

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
Board of General Superintendents
Ruth Teasdale
Mel-Thomas Rothwell
Berniece Roer Neal
Jacklyn W. Shockley
Hardy C. Powers
Hugh C. Benner
Willis E. Snowbarger
Albert J. Lown
A young child smelling a flower.

02 I Know and Am Persuaded By General Superintendent Williamson
03 A Proclamation By the Board of General Superintendents
04 God and Mathematics By Ruth Teasdale
06 Holiness and a Case in Situational Ethics By Mel-Thomas Rothwell
07 Magazines and Coffee Tables By Berniece Roer Neal
08 Memphis: It Can't Happen Here By Jacklyn W. Shockley
09 When a Nation Remembers God in Crisis By Hardy C. Powers
10 Editorially Speaking By W. T. Purkiser
12 Use Them, or Lose Them By Hugh C. Benner
14 Campus Commentary By Willis Snowbarger

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Herald of Holiness - May 13, 1959

Stephen S. White
Gideon B. (Gideon Brooks) Williamson
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Hugh C. Benner
L. Wayne Sears
Jessie W. Finks
Henry W. Stroman
F. W. Davis
James P. McGraw
Perry Christiansen
Enola Chamberlain
Monna Gay
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Christian Unity by General Superintendent Williamson

02 Home Mission Dollar ... by General Superintendent Vanderpool

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Herald of Holiness - May 14, 1958

Stephen S. White
Samuel Young
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Hugh C. Benner
Bertha Meyer
Wendell Wellman
J. J. Steele
Phineas F. Bresee
E. Wayne Stahl
Bertie Fox
A. A. E. Berg
Ron Borden
Belle Chapman Morrill
J. Kenneth Grider
Ila R. Monday
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 This Sense of Sin by General Superintendent Young
02 Late News
03 British Honduras by General Superintendent Vanderpool

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Herald of Holiness - May 15, 1957

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
Mary E. Cove
Ovella Satre Shafer
J. W. Farris
Theodore W. Willingham
Honorato Reza
Paul R. Martin
Norman R. Oke
Hazel E. Howard
George Eplin
First page of the Herald.

01 Split-Second Prayers, General Superintendent Benner

02 Late News

02 Why? M. E. Cove

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Herald of Holiness - May 16, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
George M. Lake
V. H. Lewis
Robert L. Leffel
Fletcher Galloway
Lewis T. Corlett
Clifford F. Church
Ted E. Martin
Jean Leathers Phillips
Flora E. Breck
Milo L. Arnold
Elden Rawlings
A sketch portrait of Phineas F. Bresee.
Evangelism First: 1960-1964; Dr. Phineas F. Bresee 1838-1915 Founder and General Superintendent Church of the Nazarene 1895-1915

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Herald of Holiness - May 20, 1959

Stephen S. White
Samuel Young
Hugh C. Benner
Lyle Prescott
Mrs. J. C. Wallace
Mel-Thomas Rothwell
Chester D. Plummer
Fred E. Agee
E. E. Wordsworth
W. L. French
Mrs. Loyd Bowman
H. T. Eastman
Mark F. Smith
First page of the Herald.

01 Stand by Me by General Superintendent Young

03 Japan Journeys by General Superintendent Benner

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Herald of Holiness - May 20, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Douglas Clem
Thomas L. Reid
Jim W. Smith
Mamie B. Hendricks
Grace V. Watkins
E. Wayne Stahl
Earl C. Wolf
Wilbur T. Dodson
F. L. Dabney
David L. Fletcher
A large brick church with a tall steeple; Inset: a hand drawing out a cigarette.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Moreland Church of the Nazarene Portland, Oregon; Smoke Now... Pay Later! See page 8.

02 Christian Discipleship by General Superintendent Benner

03 “Bearers of the Heavenly Image” by Douglas Clem

04 The Church of the Red Carpet

05 Sanctified … Then What? By Thomas L. Reid

06 The Menance of the Middle of the Road by Jim W. Smith

06 These Lovely Things by Grace V. Watkins

06 Glory Night by Mamie E. Hendricks

07 Strange Providence by E. Wayne Stahl

08 Smoke Now … Pay Later! By Earl C. Wolf

09 Prepare for Surgery by Wilbur T. Dodson

10 The Rolling Camp Meeting by F. L. Dabney

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Herald of Holiness - May 24, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Carl Warren Jones
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Samuel Young
Albert M. Wells
Forrest Woodward
Maynard James
Hugh Slater
Jessie W. Finks
J. Kenneth Grider
Jack M. Scharn
Portrait of Nazarene General Superintendent Hardy C. Powers
Evangelism First 1960-1964; General Superintendent Hardy C. Powers

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Herald of Holiness - May 24, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
James P. McGraw
Paul Hendrix
Paul Orjala
Elden Rawlings
James Blaine Chapman
Bennett Dudney
O. Joe Olson
Mary E. Latham
Paul T. Culbertson
Roger Huntington
A. Elwood Sanner
A collage of a man with a briefcase to cross the street with an illustration of a church with radiating circles.
Is the Church Getting Through to the "Man on the Street"?

02 "This Same Jesus" By General Superintendent Benner

03 Communicating for Christ's Sake By James McGraw

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