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Arthur Carl Lichtenberger, American bishop. Member Sigma Pi.; Club: Century (New York.


Lichtenberger, Arthur Carl was born on January 8, 1900 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Adam and Theresa (Heitz) Lichtenberger.


Bachelor of Philosophy, Kenyon College, 1923, Doctor of Divinity, 1948. Bachelor of Divinity, Episcopal Theological School, 1925, S.T.D., 1967. Graduate work Harvard, 1927-1928.

Doctor of Sacred Theology, General Theological Seminary, 1951. Doctor of Divinity, Amherst, Bard. Virginia Theological Seminary, University of South, Princeton, Huron College, Wycliffe College, Toronto, Ontario, Episcopal Theological School, Doctor of Laws, Brown University.

S.T.D., Trinity, Berkeley Division School, Philadelphia Division School, Seabury-Western Theological Seminary. Doctor of Humane Letters, Hobart, St. Augustine’s College. Doctor of Laws, St. Paul’s, Tokyo, Japan.

Doctor of Civil Law, Nashota House. Juris Canonici Doctor, Juris Civilis Doctor, Church Division School of the Pacific.


Ordained ministry Episcopal Church, 1925. Professor of New Testament, St. Paul’s Divinity School Wuchang, China, 1925-1927. Rector Grace Church Cincinnati, O., 1928-1933.

Rector St. Paul’s Church, Brookline, Massachusetts, 1933-1941. Dean Trinity Church Cathedral, Newark, New Jersey 1941-1948. lecturer, Episcopal Theological School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1935-1941. Professor pastoral theology, General Theological Seminary, New York City, 1948-1951.

Bishop coadjutor diocese of Missouri 1951-1952. Bishop of Missouri, 1952-1958. Presiding bishop Protestant Episcopal Church, 1959-1964.

Professor pastoral theology Episcopal Theological School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1965-1968.


  • Other Work

    • Author: The Day Is At Hand.


Member Sigma Pi.; Club: Century (New York.


Married to Florence Elizabeth Tate, February 8, 1924. Children: Elizabeth Theresa (deceased), Arthur Tate.

Adam Lichtenberger

Theresa (Heitz) Lichtenberger

to Florence Elizabeth Tate

Elizabeth Theresa Lichtenberger (deceased)

Arthur Tate Lichtenberger