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 - April 11, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
James McGranahan
Ovella Satre Shafer
Ernest E. Grosse
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Gerald E. Beers
Everett S. Phillips
Michael Hutchens
Mrs. Edwin E. Hale
Alice Hansche Mortenson
Berniece Ayers Hall
People of all ages on the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Jerusalem the "Via Dolorosa"

General Articles

02 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

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Herald of Holiness - April 12, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Homer L. Rogers
Brian L. Farmer
Neal Dirkse
Celia M. Wright
K. W. Phillips
R. A. Kerby
James Blaine Chapman
Darel E. Grothaus
Thelma B. Culver
Lois M. Marmon
Sylvester T. Ludwig
Ila R. Monday
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
A young man in graduation attire walking away.
National Christian College Day April 16

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - April 19, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Hubert S. Mickel
Marjorie J. Barnum
Brian L. Farmer
Herman L. G. Smith
Eva J. Cummings
William H. Wallace
Richard S. Taylor
Sharron Lucky
Jack M. Scharn
Gloria Willingham
Millard Reed
A. Elwood Sanner
The steel I-beam outline of a church copula.

02 Refuse By General Superintendent Benner

03 What About Injustice? By Hubert S. Mickel

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Herald of Holiness - April 20, 1960

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
Ted E. Martin
Rhoda Olsen
Dick Edwards
C.T. Corbett
Ramon Unruh
E. E. Wordsworth
J. Kenneth Grider
Mrs. W. M. Franklin
Frank Hanly
Pauline E. Spray
Wilson R. Lanpher
First page of the Herald.

01 Nazarene Music by General Superintendent Benner

03 Music and the Worship Service by Ted Martin

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Herald of Holiness - April 20, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
James Cochran
Ross Hayslip
Willis E. Snowbarger
Harold W. Morris
Milo L. Arnold
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
Sharron Lucky
Ark, Jr. Noel
Gloria Willingham
Robert L. Owen
Young college-aged men standing on the steps in front of a columned building.
Choosing Your Grandchildren (See page 9.) A Case for Christian Education (See page 6.) Christian Education Sunday, April 24

02 Surrender Without Bitterness by General Superintendent Benner

03 The Realism of Faith by James Cochran

05 Losing Ourselves by Ross Hayslip

06 Nazarene Colleges: What Difference Do They Make? by Dr. Willis Snowbarger

08 Commitment and Faith Key to Sanctified Life by Harold W. Morris

09 Choosing Your Grandchildren by Milo L. Arnold

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

11 Storm by Pearl B. McKinney

12 Following Footsteps by Sharron Lucky

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Herald of Holiness - April 21, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
E. E. Wordsworth
Ethel G. Bemis
Dallas D. Mucci
A. S. London
Sherman D. Hunter
William A. Tolbert
Michael Courtney
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Mary E. Latham
Venita Hancock
Bob Denham
Milo L. Arnold
A boy and a girl looking at a Bible. Inset: Two people in front of a college building
National Christian College Day Sunday April 25, 1965 See page 2/ We All Are Witness Acts 2:32

02 Higher Education and the Nazarene Inheritance by General Superintendent Benner
03 Unclaimed Deposits by E. E. Wordsworth
03 Let Me Be There! by Ethel G. Bemis
04 The Church Facing a Pagan World by Dallas D. Mucci
05 Perfect Charity Means Christian Perfection by A. S. London
05 On A Sanctified Heart by Sherman D. Hunter
06 The Image of Christ by WM. A. Tolbert
07 You and Your Magazines by Mike O. Courtney
07 What Makes a Home? by Kathryn Blackburn Peck
08 Key to Outreach and Evangelism by Mary E. Latham

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Herald of Holiness - April 25, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
Norman G. Culbertson
Hugh C. Benner
Milo L. Arnold
Sylvester T. Ludwig
Joseph D. Wright
Albert J. Lown
Fred Wenger
Grace V. Watkins
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Several people walking out of the library building at Bethany Nazarene College.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; National Christian College Day/April 29, 1962.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - April 8, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
James H. Jackson
Winfred Ritter
Donald S. Metz
Maynard James
Dean Baldwin
Mamie B. Hendricks
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Vern A. Hannah
Alice Hansche Mortenson
George Decker
Gloria Willingham
A brick building with palm trees in front on Pasadena College campus. A man, S. T. Ludwig, talking on the phone.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; National Christian College Day April 12, 1964; S. T. Ludwig 1903-64 See page 12.

02 Life – Hoarded or Invested? By General Superintendent Benner

03 Do you have your Title Insurance? By James H. Jackson

04 “We have to Live with Ourselves!” by Winfred Ritter

05 Tongues in the Church at Corinth II by Donald S. Metz

06 The More Sure Word of Prophecy by Maynard James

07 Christ is our Wonderful Counselor! By Dean Baldwin

08 Brush-Burning Time by Mamie B. Hendricks

08 Fruit Bearing by Kathryn Blackburn Peck

09 A Personal Passion by Vern Hannah

09 This I Know! By Alice Hansche Mortenson

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Herald of Holiness - August 12, 1959

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
Wendell Wellman
Charles Iden
E. Wayne Stahl
John H. Cotner
Albert F. Harper
Clara M. Morrison
David J. Tarrant
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 It Was What He Did There! By Stephen S. White

03 Puerto Rican Project by General Superintendent Benner

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Herald of Holiness - August 12, 1964

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Randal Earl Denny
Jack M. Scharn
Leon F. Wyss
Morris Chalfant
Michael Courtney
Dorothy S. Griffith
James A. Hamilton
Hal M. von Stein
Dennis E. Wyrick
Robert D. Troutman
Joyce Leth
Michael Hutchens
Mary L. Scott
Gloria Willingham
An overhead view of the 1964 World's Fair Observation Towers with people all around; inset: a portrait of Mrs. Louise Chapman
'In the Power of the Spirit'; New York State Exhibit World's Fair 1964-65, New York District, Church of the Nazarene See page 4; Mrs. Louis Robinson Chapman President, N.F.M.S. 1941-64, See page 10.

02 Holy Ground … Where You Are by General Superintendent Benner

03 “If It’s Doubtful, It’s Dirty!” by Randal E. Denny

03 The Triumph of Faith by Jack M. Scharn

04 Why Didn’t You Tell Me? By Leon F. Wyss

05 The Pull of the World by Morris Chalfant

06 Open Rewards of Secret Prayer by M. O. Courtney

06 Not Alone by Dorothy S. Griffith

07 Not Alone! By James A. Hamilton

07 Serendipity by H. M. von Stein

08 Your Spirit is Showing by Dennis E. Wyrick

08 Only a Layman… by Robert D. Troutman

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Herald of Holiness - August 15, 1962

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
David Soule
Mildred Bangs Wynkoop
W. Lee Gann
J. N. Tinsley
William J. Nichols
Milo L. Arnold
Russell F. Metcalfe, Jr.
Wilbur T. Dodson
Flora E. Breck
Open air houses in Okinawa, Japan.
Evangelism First: 1960-1964; Okinawa The Village of Heiya.

General Articles

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Herald of Holiness - August 18, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
George Coulter
Roger M. Williams
Ross R. Cribbis
Dorothy S. Hampton
Clayton Bonar
Mary Lou Gallup
J. Kenneth Grider
Frank O. Sellers
Hugh C. Benner
George L. Smith
Gloria Willingham
(Left) A statue of a woman on a horse while a man leads a pack horse. (Right) A young man looks a Bible.
Pioneer Mother Kansas City, Missouri, Kansas City District Church of the Nazarene; The Soul Winner's Prayer See Page 6

02 The Greatest of These Is Love by General Superintendent Coulter
03 It Took A Miracle! by Roger M. Williams
04 Retirements As a New Beginning by Ross R. Cribbis
05 Courage: A Cardinal Virtue by Dorothy S. Hampton
06 The Soul Winner’s Prayer by Clayton Bonar
07 “He Won’t Listen!” by Mary Lou Gallup
07 He Comes with Healing by J. Kenneth Grider
08 “The Roast Never Burns Now” by Frank Sellers
08 Bible College Offering by Hugh C. Benner
09 Ever Try a Visitation Revival Campaign? by George L. Smith

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Herald of Holiness - August 24, 1960

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
H. Orton Wiley
Gordon Chilvers
Edward Lawlor
Estelle Crutcher
Richard S. Taylor
J. Kenneth Grider
William J. Nichols
Ruth W. Hoover
Grace V. Watkins
Ernest Armstrong
Pauline E. Spray
Daisy Jenney Clay
First page of the Herald.

01 From Slogan to Battle Cry by General Superintendent Benner

03 Our Recent General Assembly by H. Orton Wiley

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Herald of Holiness - August 24, 1966

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
G. Franklin Allee
Dorothy S. Hampton
Torval W. Nilsen
James H. Jackson
C. Neil Strait
R. Franklin Cook
A man and a woman listen to a lecture in their missionary training.
Photo ID: Norlyn and Bobbie Brough; The Holy Spirit and Traffic Safety (See page 6.) Missionaries Go to School (See "About the Cover," page 4; and pages 12 and 13.)

02 The Divine Equation by General Superintendent Benner

03 To Fly Again by G. Franklin Allee

04 His Healing Hand by Dorothy S. Hampton

06 The Holy Spirit and Traffic Safety by Torval W. Nilsen

08 “Pastor, Please Don’t Call on Me to Pray!” by James H. Jackson

09 The Joy of Needfulness by C. Neil Strait

10 Editorially Speaking by W. T. Purkiser

12 Missionaries Go Back to School by Franklin Cook

14 Archives Become Refuge For Historical Material

15 The Book Corner

16 If It’s Mrs. Shortreed, It Must Be Thursday

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Herald of Holiness - August 25, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
E. E. Wordsworth
Viola E. Hodge
Ted E. Martin
Jacqueline Ahlstrand
J. J. Steele
Gordon D. Hall
Dallas D. Mucci
Don A. Hecox
Sheet music of the Hymn "Jesus Calls Us"; Inset: a woman looking off to the side.
Hymn of the Month, September 1965, Jesus Calls Us; "Let Not Man Put Asunder" See Page 6.

02 Sinai and Sion by General Superintendent Benner
03 “I’m Determined to Be a Soul Winner!” by E. E. Wordsworth
03 God’s Love by Viola E. Hodge
04 The Sob Sisters by T. E. Martin
05 “Be Still, and Know” by Jacqueline Ahlstrand
06 “Let Not Man Put Asunder” by J. J. Steele
07 Spiritual Neutrality by Gordon D. Hall
08 Ponca City…Blues by Dallas D. Mucci
09 The Harbor Pilot by Don A. Hecox
10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser
11 The Church at Work
14 Evangelists’ Slates
18 Late News

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Herald of Holiness - August 7, 1957

Stephen S. White
Hugh C. Benner
E. W. Lawrence
Pearl O. Burnside McKinney
W. A. Carter
Edith Carey
Paul R. Martin
Hazel E. Howard
Art Rakestraw
Anna Trosper
J. Melton Thomas
Ralph A. Mickel
Justa Lee Allen
Christine White
Alfredo Del Rosso
First page of the Herald.

01 “Born Again!” General Superintendent Benner

03 William Bramwell, E. W. Lawrence

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Herald of Holiness - August 9, 1967

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
L. Wayne Sears
Clifford F. Church
Doris Schumann
G. Franklin Allee
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Fletcher Galloway
Percival A. Wesche
Edward G. Wyman
Gloria Willingham
A. Elwood Sanner
A painting of a river scene.

02 The Divine Interpreter By General Superintendent Benner

03 The Problem of Temple-Hopping By L. Wayne Sears

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Herald of Holiness - December 1, 1965

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Earl C. Wolf
Milo L. Arnold
James MacLeod
Margaret L. Lane
Vivienne Varkevisser
Henry L. Mills
Leslie Parrott
Laura Forinash
Ralph W. Herrick
Lyle Potter
Carson N., Jr. Snow
Ralph Earle
Sheet music for the hymn Angels, from the Realms of Glory on top of a blue-tinted photo of shepherds sitting with their sheep.
Angels, from the Realms of Glory/ What Is a Sibling, Anyhow? (See page 9.)

02 The God of Jacob by General Superintendent Benner

03 Borrow No More by Earl C. Wolf

04 Arrowheads by Milo Arnold

05 “It Was an Unforgettable Scene” by James Macleod

06 The Weapon We Use Against Children by Margaret L. Lane

07 Search for Christ Spurred by Sudden Death of Brother by Mrs. Vivienne Varkevisser

08 I Watched the Passing of a Saint by Henry L. Mills

09 Toward Abundant Living: What Is a Sibling, Anyhow? by Leslie Parrott

10 Editorials by W. T. Purkiser

11 God Remembered Noah by Laura Forinash

English
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Herald of Holiness - December 13, 1961

Westlake Taylor Purkiser
Hugh C. Benner
Robert E. Grosse
Maynard James
Milo L. Arnold
Richard Smith
James A. Hamilton
Joseph D. Wright
David K. Wachtel
J. C. Wolstenholm
Ovella Satre Shafer
Berniece Ayers Hall
Building along the coast of Honolulu, Hawaii.
Evangelism First 1960-1964; Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.

General Articles

English
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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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