Western Theological Seminary class of 1930; minister of the Reformed Church in America, 1930‑1945; editor of the Church Herald, 1945‑1974; president of General Synod, 1976‑1977. Papers include bound class notes from Western Theological Seminary courses in English Bible and Old Testament History, correspondence, much of it regarding the “San Dimas Affair,” his retirement and appreciation for his work as editor. Articles relating to his doctorate, lectures, and his great-grandfather’s hymnal, 1846 (Dutch). Correspondents include Albertus Pieters and Gordon Van Wylen.
Repository citation: Western Theological Seminary, "W97-1227. Benes II, Louis H. (1906-1978). Papers, 1927-1977. 1.50 linear ft." (2012). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 97.
May 21, 2012.