Title of Collection

Paul C. Witt Papers


Paul C. Witt

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains some of the personal notes and outlines of sermons and Bible class lessons of Paul C. Witt. It also contains transcripts from sermons and speeches by Witt and others. In addition, the collection includes tapes from the collection of Witt. An accession from University Manuscripts includes more Bible class outlines, sermons, and tracts. Extra copies of the Bible class outlines have been removed for cataloging.

Biographical Note

Paul C. Witt was born in 1898. He received his A.B. from Abilene Christian College, his M.A. from University of Texas, and Ph.D. from University of Colorado. He served as chair of the Chemistry department at Abilene Christian College and elder at the 16th and Vine Church of Christ in Abilene. Witt was not a formal preacher, but he did consistently preach throughout his career. He also published, in English and Spanish, a series of booklets on studying the Bible.

Donor Note

Mrs. Paul C. Witt


This collection is arranged by material type.

Content List

Box #1 Bible Class Lesson Outlines - Written by Paul C. Witt “Concerning the Christian Life” “Think on These Things” (2 Copies) “Growing Up In Him” “In The House of God” (2 Copies) “Concerning Elders” “These Three” “In the Things of my Father” (2 Copies) “Possessing the Land or From Canaan to Christ” (2 Copies) “Your Own Salvation” (2 Copies) “Hebrews” “You and the Work of the Lord” (4 Copies) “They That Worship” (2 Copies) “With Them That Weep” (2 Copies) “Sermons on Elders: Selection and Appointment, Duties and Responsibilities” “Journeying With Jesus” “Studies in God’s Word” (2 Copies) Sermons (3 Folders) Tracts “Think On These Things” (3 Copies) “As A Christian” (2 Copies) “Let Marriage Be Had In Honor” (3 Copies) “La Vida Cristiana” (2 Copies) “Honroso sea en todos al matrimonio” (2 Copies) “En esto pensad” (2 Copies) “Glad Tidings” Articles from 16th & Vine News (2 Folders) Cassettes Abilene Christian College Friends Luncheon Honoring Dr. Paul C. Witt | 2/23/71 (2 Cassettes) ACU Homecoming Chapel | 10/25/80 | A Time For Remembrance | LeMoine Lewis Family Bible School | 6/21-25/81 | Together We Are Building - Nehemiah | Doug Parsons (4 Cassettes) ACU Alumni Day Luncheon | 2/21/83 | Honoring Mac Pruitt (2 Cassettes) Lesson from Trip to Holy Land in June - Matthew 17 | 11/13/85 | Bill Humble University Church Thanksgiving Service | 11/27/85 | Dempsey Simpson Amazing Grace--Glory of the Cross | ACU Lectureship 2/21-24/93 | Willard Tate The Secret of Singing Saints | Doug Parsons The Book of James read by Paul C. Witt. Selected Scriptures read by Jesse P. Sewell The Old Songs | ACU Chorus Songs of Devotion | ACU Chorus Adventures in Christian Living | Sessions 4-5


Churches of Christ--Texas, Churches of Christ--Texas (Abilene)



Extent of Collection

One box

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #34

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

ACU StaffKayla SandersonBrady Cox

Subjects--Personal Names

Witt, Paul C. (1898- )


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