biographical name Harry Emerson 1878-1969 American clergyman

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  • Fosdick — This ancient Lincolnshire surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and a locational name deriving from the place in Lincolnshire called Fosdyke. The placename is first recorded in the 1183 Pipe Rolls of the county as Fotesdic , which shows clearly its… …   Surnames reference

  • Fosdick — /foz dik/, n. Harry Emerson, 1878 1969, U.S. preacher and author. * * * …   Universalium

  • Fosdick — Leonard S., U.S. chemist, 1903–1969. See F. Hansen Epple test …   Medical dictionary

  • Fosdick — /foz dik/, n. Harry Emerson, 1878 1969, U.S. preacher and author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fosdick Mountains — The Fosdick Mountains (coord|76|32|S|144|45|W|) is an East West trending mountain range with marked serrate outlines, standing along the south side of Balchen Glacier at the head of Block Bay, in the Ford Ranges of Marie Byrd Land.Discovered by… …   Wikipedia

  • Fosdick, Harry Emerson — ▪ American minister born May 24, 1878, Buffalo died Oct. 5, 1969, Bronxville, N.Y., U.S.  liberal Protestant minister, teacher, and author, who was pastor of the interdenominational Riverside Church in New York City (1926–46), preacher on the… …   Universalium

  • FOSDICK, Harry Emerson — (1878 1969)    American BAPTIST Minister who taught practical THEOLOGY and played a prominent role promoting theological LIBERALISM in the FUNDAMENTALIST controversy. A great popularizer he promoted BIBLICAL CRITICISM, the PSYCHOLOGY OF RELIGION …   Concise dictionary of Religion

  • Fearless Fosdick — was a long running parody of Chester Gould s police detective character, Dick Tracy . It appeared intermittently as a comic strip within a strip, in Al Capp s classic satirical comic strip Li l Abner (1934 to 1977).Li l Abner s ideel Fearless… …   Wikipedia

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