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Arthur Raymond Clippinger, American bishop. Mason (33°, K.T.).

Background

Clippinger, Arthur Raymond was born on September 3, 1878 in Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Harry R. and Harriet Rebecca (Gillan) Clippinger.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, Pennsylvania, 1905, Doctor of Divinity, 1918, Doctor of Laws, 1940. Bachelor of Divinity, Yale Divinity School, 1910.

Career

Ordained United Brethren ministry. Pastor New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, 1905-1907. Euclid Avenue Church, Dayton, O., 1910-1918.

Conference superintendent, 1918-1921. Elected bishop U. B. Church, May, 1921, senior bishop Evangelical United Brethren Church, 1946-1951, then bishop Trustee Otterbein Home, Otterbein College. Delegate to World Council of Churches, Amsterdam, 1948.

Membership

Mason (33°, K.T.).

Connections

Married Ellen Weinland Mills, October 16, 1907. Children: Conrad Keister, John Arthur, Malcolm Mills.

father:
Harry R. Clippinger

mother:
Harriet Rebecca (Gillan) Clippinger

spouse:
Ellen Weinland Mills

child:
John Arthur Clippinger

child:
Conrad Keister Clippinger

child:
Malcolm Mills Clippinger