HODGE, Charles

(1797-1878)
   PRESBYTERIAN theologian who taught at Princeton University. As editor of the Biblical Repertory and Princeton Review (founded 1825), he expounded his own version of CALVINISM which exercised a great influence over American PROTESTANTISM. His Systematic Theology (1972-1873, 3 Vols.) is still a standard work in many conservative theological schools and his small but influential text Counterfeit Miracles (1918), is by far the best LOGICAL and Biblical ARGUMENT against the CHARISMATIC MOVEMENT and PENTECOSTALISM.

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