Frank Lucius Cox

Document Type

Finding Aid

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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains some of the sermon notes and outlines of Frank Lucius Cox. The collection also contains a book from his personal library. These papers are housed in 1 box.

Biographical Note

Frank L. Cox was born in 1895 in Farmersville, Texas. He attended Abilene Christian College from 1913-1914 and graduated from Thorps Spring Christian College in 1917. He began preaching in Baird, Texas in 1913. Along with a career as a preacher, he was also a prolific writer. He wrote many books, was a staff writer for Gospel Advocate, and served as editor for The Spotlight and Minister's Monthly. He served as an elder at Glenwood Church of Christ in Tyler, Texas from 1959 until his death in 1978.

Donor Note

Cox family


The collection is arranged by material type and appears to keep the creator's original order.

Content List

Box 1
[First Folder] Finding Aid
Sermon outlines: (1 of 7)
Sermon outlines: (2 of 7)
Sermon outlines: (3 of 7)
Sermon outlines: (4 of 7)
Sermon outlines: (5 of 7)
Sermon outlines: (6 of 7)
Sermon outlines: (7 of 7)
Sermon notes, 1937-1938
A Harmony of the Gospels, Wanda Mae Cox
Sermon materials
The Gospel According to John, notes
Bound volume of excerpts from various publications


Churches of Christ--Texas



Extent of Collection

0.5 linear feet (1 box)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #52

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

ACU Staff, Kayla Sanderson, Amanda Dietz, Mac Ice

Subjects--Personal Names

Cox, Frank Lucius, 1895-1978


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