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educator , theologian

Alwin Willy Rordorf, Swiss theologian, educator. Ordained to ministry Reformed Church, 1958. Member Society New Testament Studies, Patristische Arbeitsgemeinschaft, International Association Patristic Studies (vice president 1983-1987), Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Theologie, Swiss Association Patristic Studies (founding member).

Background

Rordorf, Alwin Willy was born on August 28, 1933 in Montreux, Switzerland. Son of Eduard Walter and Hedwig (Schaeppi) Rordorf.

Education

License Theology, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1957. Total harmonic distortion Basel, Switzerland, 1961.

Career

Assistant in New Testament and patristics University Basel, 1958-1961. Minister Swiss-German parish National Church, Geneva, 1962-1965. Professor history of early church and patristics University Neuchâtel, Switzerland, 1964-1993, director library Faculty of Theology Switzerland, 1965-1992, director Pastoral Library.

Switzerland, 1968-1992. Minister National Church, Zurich, 1989-1992. Delaware Swiss Council Churches, 1971-1975, Federation Reformed Churches, 1978-1982.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Reformed Church, 1958.

Membership

Member Society New Testament Studies, Patristische Arbeitsgemeinschaft, International Association Patristic Studies (vice president 1983-1987), Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Theologie, Swiss Association Patristic Studies (founding member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing piano, painting, writing, filming.

Connections

Married Elisabeth Hänni, September 18, 1965. Children: Miryam, Anne-Christine.

father:
Eduard Walter Rordorf

mother:
Hedwig (Schaeppi) Rordorf

spouse:
Elisabeth Hänni

children:
Miryam Rordorf

Anne-Christine Rordorf