Party affiliation: Republican
Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1930. Pastor, Middletown, Pennsylvania, 1930-1936, Orthodox Church, Middletown, 1936-1939. General secretary missions Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 1938-1948.
Executive secretary Westminster Theological Seminary, since 1948. Moderator Presbytery of Carlisle, Presbyterian Church United States of America, 1932-1933, Presbytery Philadelphia, Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 1937-1938, 1954-1955, General Assembly Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 1945, Chairman of Commission publication Orthodox Presbyterian Hymnal.