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Editor , educator , writer

Catherine C. Kroeger, American writer, editor, educator.


Kroeger, Catherine C. was born on December 12, 1925 in St. Paul. Daughter of Homer Pierce Clark and Elizabeth Turner Dunsmoor.


AB, Bryn Mawr College, 1947. Master of Arts, University Minnesota, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1987.


Founding president Christian for Biblical Equality, Minneapolis, 1987-1995. President emerita Christians for Biblical Equality, since 1995. Protestant chaplain Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, 1987-1988.

Adjunct associate professor Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, Massachusetts, since 1992. Founding organizer Women in the Biblical World section Society Biblical Literature, 1980-1989.


  • Other Work

    • Author, editor: Women, Abuse and the Bible, 1996, Healing the Hurting, 1998. Co-editor: Study Bible for Women, 1996. Editor: InterVarsity Press Women's Bible Commentary, 2002.

      Member editorial board: Journal Religion and Abuse, since 1999. Co-author (with Nancy Nason-Clark): No Place for Abuse: Biblical and Practical Resources to Counteract Domestic Violence, 2001. Co-author: (witn Nancy Nason-Clark) Beyond Abuse, 2004.

      Author: I Suffer Not A Woman, 1992.


Board directors St. Paul Philharm Society, 1964-1966, Evangels. for Social Action, Philadelphia, 1987-1993. Board directors, president Minnesota School Missions, St. Paul, 1959-1979. Board directors emerita Whitworth College, Spokane, Wash.

President Peace and Safety in the Christian Home. Fellow Institute Biblical Research (executive board 1995-1997). Member American Academy Religion/Society Biblical Literature, Women's Classical Caucus, Archaeol.

Institute American, American Philological Association.


  • Other Interests

    Conducting study tours.


Married Richard Clark Kroeger, December 22, 1950. Children: Paul, Robert, Elizabeth, Marjorie, Mary.

Homer Pierce Clark

Elizabeth Turner Dunsmoor

Richard Clark Kroeger

Paul Kroeger

Robert Kroeger

Elizabeth Kroeger

Marjorie Kroeger

Mary Kroeger