Party affiliation: Republican
1 son, Robert George. Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church, 1925. Pastor Our Redeemer Church, North Platte, Nebraska, 1925-1929, Calvary Church, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1929-1939.
President Concordia Teachers College, River Forest, Illinois, 1939-1954. Professor, department chairman history theology Concordia Theological Seminary, St. Louis, since 1954. Chairman board Christian education S. Neb, District Lutheran Church, 1936-1939.
Author: Old Testament History 1938. Instructors’ Guide to Old Testament History (with Walter O. Kraeft), 1938. Home Life in Bible Times (also instrs. guide), 1947.
Co-editor of Lutheran Education, official educational journal Lutheran Church (Missouri synod) 1939-1954, contributor. Associate editor Lutheran Witness, since 1956. Member, co-editor synodical committee Sunday School Teacher Training, since 1938.
Chairman Sunday School teacher training committee since 1956.