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Minister

Emmerett Wilbur Roland, American Minister. Ordained to ministry American Baptist Convention, 1956. Member of advisory board executive opportunities program Merced College, 1972-1974; mem.Koininia Scholarship Foundation, Oakland, since 1964. Member Shiloh District Baptist Association (moderator 1973), Gamma Chi Epsilon. M C.

Background

Roland, Emmerett Wilbur was born on October 24, 1931 in Red Bird, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Melvin Fred and Maggie Elizabeth (Wright) Roland.

Education

Bachelor's Degree, St. Matthew University, 1956. Doctor of Divinity, Mount Sinai Theological Seminary, 1970.

Career

Pastor, First St. Paul Baptist Church, North Oakland, California, 1961-1966;pastor, St. Mary's Baptist Church, East Oakland, California, 1966-1968;organizer and pastor, Cornerstone Baptist Church, East Oakland, 1968-1969;pastor, 2d Baptist Church, Merced, California, since 1969.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry American Baptist Convention, 1956.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Intermediate Quarterly, 1967-1975. Editorial staff writer National Baptist Publication Board, 1965-1975.

Membership

Member advisory board executive opportunities program Merced College, 1972-1974. Member Koininia Scholarship Foundation, Oakland, since 1964. Member Shiloh District Baptist Association (moderator 1973), Gamma Chi Epsilon.

Connections

Married Virginia Mae Bishop, August 5, 1965.

father:
Melvin Fred Roland

mother:
Maggie Elizabeth (Wright) Roland

spouse:
Virginia Mae Bishop