AB, Temple University, 1937. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1940. Doctor of Philosophy, Drew University, 1948.
Postgraduate, Oxford University, England, 1949. Doctor of Humane Letters, Ohio Northern University, 1961. Doctor of Divinity, McKendree College, 1968.
Ordained to ministry Methodist Church, 1940. With St. Andrews Methodist Church, Spring Lake, New Jersey, 1941-1943. Assistant minister Calvary Methodist Church, East Orange, 1945-1947.
Professor philosophy Centenary College. Minister Trinity Methodist Church, Hackettstown, New Jersey, 1947-1951. With Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew Methodist, New York City, 1951-1955.
Senior minister Hennepin Avenue Methodist Church, Minneapolis, 1955-1972. Professor preaching and worship Iliff School Theology, Denver, 1972-1979. Now retired.
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Served as chaplain United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945.
Married Marjorie Elizabeth Bruschweiler, September 13, 1941. Children: Celeste Ann, Lawrence Arthur.