WOODBURNE, Angus Stewart

WOODBURNE, Angus Stewart. London, Ontario 1.9.1881 — 13.2.1938. Rev. Canadian Missionary. Son of Thomas W. and Annie Cathro. Studies at McMaster in Toronto (B.A. 1906, M.A. 1910) and University of Chicago (B.D. 1917, Ph.D. 1918). Ordained Baptist minister in 1906. In 1906-14 missionary in India. In 1920-30 Professor philosophy at Madras Christian College. From 1930 Professor theology at Crozer Theological Seminary in Upland, PA. Married 1906 Helen White.

Publications: “Can India’s Caste System Survive in Modern Life?”, Journal of Religion 2, 1922, 525-537; “The Present Religious Situation in India”, Journal of Religion 3, 1923, 387-397; “The Idea of God in Hinduism”, Journal of Religion 5, 1925, 52-66; “The Indian Appreciation of Jesus”, Journal of Religion 7, 1927, 43-55.

The Theory of Knowledge from Locke to Kant. L. 1929; other books not dealing with South Asia.

Sources: prabook.com.

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