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religion educator

Carol Joan LaHurd, American religion educator. Research Assistance grantee College St. Thomas, 1989.

Background

LaHurd, Carol Joan was born on June 11, 1946 in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Clair Wilson and Marion (Mirfield) Schersten.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Augustana College, 1968. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1987.

Career

Director parish education, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Greenville, Pennsylvania, 1978-1981; assistant professor, College St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota, since 1988.

Membership

Active Other Faiths Working Group Lutheran World Federation, Adult Education Committee Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Minnesota Council/Churches Muslim-Christian Dialogue. Vice president Middle East Peace Now. Water safety instructor American Red Cross, St. Paul, since 1985.

Member American Academy Religion, Society Biblical Literature, Catholic Biblical Association.

Connections

Married Ryan Arthur LaHurd, September 27, 1969. Children: Jeremy, Kristin.

father:
Clair Wilson Schersten

mother:
Marion (Mirfield) Schersten

spouse:
Ryan Arthur LaHurd

child:
Kristin LaHurd

child:
Jeremy LaHurd