August 5, 1868, Binghamton, New York.

April 11, 1953, Brattleboro, Vermont.

Mountain View Cemetery, New Fairfield, Connecticut.

Tweedy attended Phillips Andover Academy, Yale University (BA & MA), Union Theological Seminary, and the University of Berlin. Ordained a Congregationalist minister in 1898, he pastored at Plymouth Church, Utica, New York (1892-1902), and South Church, Bridgeport, Connecticut (1902-09). He then became Professor of Homiletics at Yale Divinity School (1909-37). He taught liturgy, music, and the arts, and was interested in religious architecture. His works include:

  1. Eternal God, Whose Power Upholds
  2. O Gracious Father of Mankind
  3. O Spirit of the Living God