Benjamin M. Palmer
#351756 Overall Influence

Benjamin M. Palmer

American minister and activist

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Benjamin Morgan Palmer , an orator and Presbyterian theologian, was the first moderator of the Presbyterian Church in the Confederate States of America. As pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of New Orleans, his Thanksgiving sermon in 1860 had a great influence in leading Louisiana to join the Confederate States of America. After 1865 he was minister in the Presbyterian Church in the United States.

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University of Georgia
University of Georgia

Public university located in Athens, Georgia, United States

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Westminster College
Westminster College

Private private liberal arts college in Fulton, Missouri, United States

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Columbia Theological Seminary
Columbia Theological Seminary

Theological seminary in the state of Georgia in the United States of America

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Amherst College
Amherst College

Liberal arts college in Massachusetts

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Oglethorpe University
Oglethorpe University

Private liberal arts college in Brookhaven, GA, USA

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#5529 World Rank
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