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Clergyman , religious education administrator

David Gerhard Schmiel, Clergyman, religious education administrator. Foundation for Reformation Research Junior fellow, Southeastern Institute for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Junior fellow, 1965, 66, 68. M C.

Background

Schmiel, David Gerhard was born on December 10, 1931 in Cedarburg, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Gerhard August and Frieda Helena (Labrenz) Schmiel.

Education

Bachelor, Northwestern College, 1953. Doctor of Theology, Concordia Seminary, 1967.

Career

Pastor, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Gresham, Nebraska, 1958-1960;pastor, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Onalaska, Wisconsin, 1960-1962;professor, St. Paul's College, Concordia, Missouri, 1962-1970;professor, dean, Concordia College, St. Paul, 1970-1981;director instruction, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, 1981-1982;president, Concordia College, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1983-1991;director theological education service, Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, St. Louis, 1991-1993;president, Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1993-1995;retired, Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Via Propria and Via Mystica...Gerson, 1969.

Connections

Married Shirley Ann Friede, July 6, 1957. Children: Mark, Peter, Steven, Daniel, Julia.

father:
Gerhard August Schmiel

mother:
Frieda Helena (Labrenz) Schmiel

spouse:
Shirley Ann Friede

child:
Mark Schmiel

child:
Peter Schmiel

child:
Steven Schmiel

child:
Daniel Schmiel

child:
Julia Schmiel