Bachelor of Arts, Augustana College, 1948. Bachelor of Divinity, Garrett Biblical Institute, 1951. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1951.
Doctor of Philosophy, 1953. Doctor of Theology, Immaculate Conception Seminary, 1976.
With Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1952, pastor Methodist Church, Preemption, Illinois, 1950—1951. Instructor Northwestern University, Chgo.1, 1951—1952. Faculty Drew University, Madison, New Jersey.
Professor speech and homiletics, since 1968. Vice professor homiletics Immaculate Conception Seminary, Darlington, New Jersey, 1971—1983. Adjunct professor San Francisco Seminary, 1973—1977.
With Immaculate Conception Sem, Seton Hall University. With. South Orange, New Jersey, since 1984. Chairman television, radio and film committee, Northern New Jersey annual conference.
With United Methodist Church, 1967—1976. Served with, 1943-1946, Army of the United States.
Member of Religious Speech Communications Association, Speech Communications Association.
Married Mary Lou Lundahl, August 9, 1592. Children: Barbara Anne, Susan Elizabeth, Janet Lee.