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Clergyman , educator

Emil Eisenhardt Fischer, American clergyman, educator. Member Delta Upsilon.

Background

Fischer, Emil Eisenhardt was born on July 14, 1882 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Christian G. and Emily (Eisenhardt) Fischer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Rutgers, 1904, A.M., 1907. Graduate Lutheran Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, 1907. Doctor of Divinity, Muhlenberg College, 1920, Doctor of Laws, 1948, Doctor of Humane Letters, 1952.

Doctor of Divinity, Rutgers University, 1933. Doctor of Laws, Temple University, 1944.

Career

Ordained Lutheran ministry, 1907. Pastor Holy Trinity Church, Brooklyn, 1907-1913. Instructor in Hebrew, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, 1910-1913.

Pastor Christ Church, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1913-1920. Professor systematic theology, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, 1920-1943. President Lutheran Ministerium of Pennsylvania, 1943-1953.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author books: contributor to publications.

Membership

Member Delta Upsilon.

Connections

Married Anita Emily Lins, June 19, 1912. Children: Theodore Lins, Jean (Mistress L. M. Collge Pharmacy Reese).

father:
Christian G. Fischer

mother:
Emily (Eisenhardt) Fischer

spouse:
Anita Emily Lins

child:
Theodore Lins Fischer

child:
Jean Fischer (Mistress L. M. Collge Pharmacy Reese)