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[[ Read E-pub ]] â A BRIEF CATECHISM OF BIBLE DOCTRINE ì James P Boyce James P Boyce was born January in Charleston, SC of Mr and Mrs Ker Boyce, considered the wealthiest man in South Carolina He was of Scot Irish and Presbyterian descent on his father s side, his mother s family being the Johnston family which produced many lawyers, judges and statesmen in the Carolinas Charleston was the most cultured American city of that day, and young Boyce entered the best homes and had the best education available at Charleston College, Brown University RI and Princeton Seminary NJ As a child, the good natured and rotund Boyce was always inclined toward books rather than athletics He was raised hearing some of the greatest preachers in America Basil Manly, Sr under whom Boyce s mother was converted and became a Baptist in, Richard Fuller whose preaching influenced Boyce s conversion while home from Brown and James Henley Thornwell, that great Presbyterian preacher and theologian While a young man, Boyce once attended a Presbyterian church because he was enad with a young girl However, Boyce recalls that Thornwell preached so powerfully that he was held spellbound for one hour, forgetting about the girl Boyce and Thornwell evidently became friends later during Boyce s first pastorate in Columbia, SC Boyce was greatly affected by Thornwell s Discourses on Truth published infrom Abstract of Systematic Theology, James P Boyce How came it the Bible to be written God inspired holy men to write itDid they write It exactly as God wished Yes as much as if he had written every word himselfOughtn t it, therefore, to be believed and obeyed Yes as much as though God had spoken directly to usJames P BoyceFirst President of Southern Baptist Theological SeminaryPresident,, From A Brief Catechism of Bible Doctrine