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Frank Forrester Church, American minister, writer. Montgomery fellow Dartmouth College, 1989, Franklin Delano Roosevelt Four Freedoms award 2008, UUA Distinguished Service award, 2008.

Background

Church, Frank Forrester was born on September 23, 1948 in Boise, Idaho, United States. Son of Frank Forrester and Bethine (Clark) Church.

Education

AB, Stanford University, 1970; Master of Divinity, Harvard University, 1974; Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1978.

Career

Minister All Souls Unitarian Church, New York City, 1978—2009. Columnist The Chicago Tribune, 1987-1988, The New York Post, 1989. Visiting professor Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1989.

Works

Membership

Board of directors Union Theological Seminary, New York City, Council on Economics Priorities, New York City, 1984-1991, Religion in American Life, Christianity in Christ, 1991, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Foundation, New York City, since 1990, New York Correctional Association, Osborne Institute, 1991-1994, Enterprise Foundation, New York City Human Immunodeficiency Virus Planning Council. Chairman Council on Environment New York City, since 1995. Member service committee Unitarian Universalist Church, since 1978.

Member American Academy Religion, Unitarian Universalist Mins. Association, Society Biblical Literature, Citizens United for Separation of Church and State.

Connections

Married Amy Furth, May 30, 1970 (divorced 1991). Children: Frank Forrester, Nina Wynne. Married Carolyn Buck Luce, July 25, 1992.

father:
Frank Forrester Church

mother:
Bethine (Clark) Church

spouse:
Carolyn Buck Luce

spouse:
Amy Furth

child:
Nina Wynne Church

child:
Frank Forrester Church