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Adrian Pierce Rogers, American minister. Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1951.

Background

Rogers, Adrian Pierce was born on September 12, 1931 in West Palm Beach, Florida, United States. Son of Arden and Rose (Purcell) Rogers.

Education

Bachelor, Stetson University, 1954. Master of Theology, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1958. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Trinity College, Clearwater, Florida.

Doctor of Letters (honorary), California Graduate School Theology, Glendale.

Career

Pastor, First Baptist Church, Fellsmere, Florida, 1951-1954;pastor, Waveland (Mississippi) Baptist Chapel, 1955-1958;pastor, Parkview Baptist Church, Fort Pierce, Florida, 1958-1964;pastor, First Baptist Church, Merritt Island, Florida, 1964-1972;pastor, Bellevue Baptist Church, Memphis, since 1972. President Southern Baptist Convention, 1980, 87, 88, Southern Baptist Pastors' Conference, 1976.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1951.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Secret of Supernatural Living, God's Way to Health, Wealth and Happiness, Mastering Your Emotions.

Connections

Married Joyce Gentry, September 2, 1951. Children: Steve, Janice, David, Gayle.

father:
Arden Rogers

mother:
Rose (Purcell) Rogers

spouse:
Joyce Gentry

child:
Steve Rogers

child:
Janice Rogers

child:
David Rogers

child:
Gayle Rogers