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Henry Millis Shires

Henry Millis Shires, American clergyman, educator. Member Society Bible Literature (secretary New England 1961-1963), American Society Church History, Phi Beta Kappa.; Kiwanian (president Alameda 1950).

Background

  • Shires, Henry Millis was born on January 28, 1913 in Bernardsville, New Jersey, United States. Son of Henry Herbert and Mable (Millis) Shires.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Stanford, 1934. Bachelor of Divinity, Church Division School Pacific, 1937, Doctor of Divinity, 1962. Doctor of Theology, Pacific School Religion, 1946.

    Career

    • Ordained to ministry Episcopal Church, 1937. Rector chs., San Leandro, California, 1940-1942, Alameda, California, 1942-1951, Los Altos, California, 1952-1954. Professor New Testament, Episcopal Theological School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1954-1976, associate dean, 1967-1969.

      Instructor Church Division School Pacific, 1937-1951. Visiting scholar Stanford, 1971-1972. Retired, 1976. Trustee Massachusetts Bible Society, 1963-1980.

    Works

    • Author: The Eschatology of Paul, 1966. Finding the Old Testament in The New, 1974.

    Membership

    Member Society Bible Literature (secretary New England 1961-1963), American Society Church History, Phi Beta Kappa. Kiwanian (president Alameda 1950).

    Connections

    • Married Loie Calvert Judkins, June 29, 1941. Children: Stephanie Hall (Mistress.
    • father: Henry Herbert Shires
    • mother: Mable (Millis) Shires
    • spouse: Loie Calvert Judkins
    • child: Stephanie Hall (Mrs Shires
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    Died August 2, 1980
    (aged 67)
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