James Blaine Chapman

A headshot of J.B. Chapman

James Blaine (J.B.) Chapman was a holiness preacher and present at the founding of the Church of the Nazarene. He served as president of Arkansas Holiness College and Peniel College, on various boards and committees for the Church of the Nazarene, as editor for the Herald of Holiness with B.F. Haynes, and as general superintendent for over 20 years before his retirement.

He was married to Maud and father to Lois Catherine, James Blaine Jr., Grace Bess, Frederick Harold, George Brilhart, Gertrude Edwina, and Paul Benton. After Maud's death, he married Louise Robinson, a missionary who headed the Nazarene Foreign Missionary Society for many years.

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Language: English

Herald of Holiness - October 8, 1958

Stephen S. White
B. F. Haynes
D. I. (Daniel I.) Vanderpool
James Blaine Chapman
Floyd W. Hawkins
David Shelby (D. Shelby) Corlett
Kathryn Blackburn Peck
Mervel S. Lunn
Haldor Lillenas
Tully C. Knoles
Charles Brougher (C.B.) Jernigan
Bertha Munro
First page of the Herald.

01 Calvary’s Defense by Dr. B. F. Haynes

02 Late News

03 On This Our Birthday by D. I. Vanderpool

English
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Complete magazine

Herald of Holiness - September 24, 1958

Stephen S. White
Charles Allen McConnell
Hugh C. Benner
E. E. Wordsworth
Leola Littrell
Edwin Zimbelman
George Privett
H. J. Eason
Hugh Slater
James Blaine Chapman
Paul S. Cook
Hilda B. Morrill
Flora E. Breck
Norman R. Oke
First page of the Herald.

01 "More Than These?" by Charles A. McConnell

02 Late News

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Complete magazine

Let the Winds Blow

James Blaine Chapman

A collection of religious essays drawn from a lifetime of a well-known preacher's writing, covering the Christian faith, the gospel call, the way of holiness, the more abundant life, the day of adversity, prayer, and the Christian's true home.

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Book

Mary White's Vision or What Mary Saw in Heaven

James Blaine Chapman
Mary White's Vision or What Mary Saw in Heaven Cover
Mary White's Vision or What Mary Saw in Heaven Cover

This pamphlet entitled Mary White's Vision, or What Mary Saw in Heaven was written by James B. Chapman while he was a Holiness Evangelist in Texas.  It was printed at The Examiner's Office in McKinney, Texas in 1902.  

This item is housed in the Fred Floyd Archives at Southern Nazarene University.

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Book

More Preachers and Better Preachers are Needed

James Blaine Chapman

An editorial from the Herald of Holiness, March 14, 1928, on the need to have well-trained preachers and, subsequently, a quality seminary.

English
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Editorial

Nazarene Primer

James Blaine Chapman
Nazarene Primer

The articles of faith of the Nazarene Church with further explanations of the main points of doctrines.

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Book

The Divine Response

James Blaine Chapman
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Book

The Preaching Ministry

James Blaine Chapman

A series of five sermons given at the Nazarene Theological Seminary in January, 1947 about the nature and practice of preaching.

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Book

The Terminology of Holiness

James Blaine Chapman
Title

An analysis and clarification of the basic terms used in reference to Christian holiness.
Contents
1. The Importance of Terminology
2. The Terminology of Sin
3. The Terminology of Redemption
4. The Terminology of Salvation
5. The Terminology of the Christian Estate
Appendix
Notes

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Book

What We Expect of Our Seminary

James Blaine Chapman

Address given at the first convocation and inauguration of Hugh Benner at Nazarene Theological Seminary, September 28, 1945.

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Presentation

Your life, make the most of it

James Blaine Chapman
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Book

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