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Bordon Bowne Kessler

theologian

Bordon Bowne Kessler, American theologian. Mason.

Background

Kessler, Bordon Bowne was born on October 15, 1879 in Warrenton, Missouri, United States. Son of John Louis and Anna (Albers) Kessler.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Central Wesleyan College, Warrenton, 1900. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Boston University, 1904, Doctor of Philosophy, 1919. University of Berlin, 1904-1905, University of Grenoble, France, 1905-1906.

Career

Annual Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1906. Pastor Waynetown, Indiana, 1906-1908, Veedersburg, 1908-1910, St. Paul’s Church, Lafayette, 1910-1913. Professor systematic theology, Iliff School of Theology, Denver, Colorado, 1913-1924.

Research in King’s College and British Museum, London, 1924-1926.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Lydia Caroline Marks, July 25, 1914.

father:
John Louis Kessler

mother:
Anna (Albers) Kessler

spouse:
Lydia Caroline Marks