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educator , theologian

Dietrich Ritschl von Hartenbach, Swiss theologian, educator. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1953. Member of Order of St. John, Knight of Justice, Swiss Alpine Club.

Background

Hartenbach, Dietrich Ritschl von was born on January 17, 1929 in Basel, Switzerland.

Education

Student, University Tubingen, Germany, 1948. Student, University Basel, Switzerland, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, University Edinburgh, 1957.

Doctor of Divinity, University Edinburgh, 1976. Honorary Doctor, Budapest, 1996. Honorary Doctor, Basel, 2007.

Career

Professor theology Austin Theological Seminary, Austin, Texas, 1958-1963. Professor systematic theology Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, Pittsburgh, 1963-1970. Fosdick professor theology Union Theol Seminary, New York City, 1969-1970.

Professor systematic theology University Mainz, Mainz, Germany, 1970-1983. Professor theology University Heidelberg, Germany, 1983—1999. Guest professor theology University Basel, Switzerland, 2000—2005, Pontifical University Gregoriana, Rome, 1991—1992.

Guest professor Knox College, Dunedin, New Zealand, 1970, 72, 74, 77, University Melbourne, Australia, 1970—2001, Texas Medical Center, 1978, 79, 80.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1953.

Membership

Member of Order of St. John, Knight of Justice, Swiss Alpine Club.

Connections

Married Rosemarie Courvoisier, April 18, 1952. Children: Christian, Lucas, Stephan, Johannes.

spouse:
Rosemarie Courvoisier

child:
Christian Hartenbach

child:
Lucas Hartenbach

child:
Stephan Hartenbach

child:
Johannes Hartenbach