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Arthur Cornelius Tennies Edit Profile

Minister

Arthur Cornelius Tennies, American minister. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1956.

Background

Tennies, Arthur Cornelius was born on April 15, 1931 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Raymond Ara and Frances Eden (Fiske) Tennies.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Grove City (Pennsylvania) College, 1953. Bachelor's Degree, Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 1956. Master of Science in Church Research and Planning, Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis, 1968.

Career

Pastor, various churches, 1956-1966; pastor, United Church, Mount Morris, New York, 1976-1981; pastor, Bloomingdale (Ohio) Presbyterian Church, 1982-1987; pastor, Trinity United Presbyterian Church, New Washington, Indiana, since 1987. Member of staff New York State Council Churches, 1967-1973, United Presbyterian Program Agency, New York City, 1973-1976.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1956.

Connections

Married Stella Janet Trowbridge, September 7, 1959 (divorced December 1980). Children: Diane, Linda, Susan, Philip.

father:
Raymond Ara Tennies

mother:
Frances Eden (Fiske) Tennies

spouse:
Stella Janet Trowbridge

child:
Linda Tennies

child:
Diane Tennies

child:
Philip Tennies

child:
Susan Tennies