Archibald Alexander

Archibald Alexander (April 17, 1772 – October 22, 1851) was an American Presbyterian theologian and professor at the Princeton Theological Seminary. He served for 9 years as the President of Hampden–Sydney College in Virginia and for 39 years as Princeton Theological Seminary’s first professor from 1812 to 1851.  He is the author of many books including: Thoughts on Religious Experience, The Canon of the Old and New Testaments, The Evidences of the Christian Religion, and Outlines of Moral Science.