Bachelor of Arts, Cotner College, 1922; Bachelor of Divinity, Yale University, 1927; honorary Doctor of Divinity, Chicago Theological Seminary, 1948; Doctor of Letters, Park College, 1960; Doctor of Humanities, Culver Stockton College, 1963.
Ordained to ministry, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1923;
minister, 1st Christian Church, Hastings, Nebraska, 1927-1929;
professor, Union Theological Seminary, Manila, 1929-1932;
editor, World Call magazine, Indianapolis, 1932-1935;
editor, Fellowship magazine
also national executive, Fellowship Reconciliation, New York, 1935-1940;
field editor, then managing editor, Christian Century, Chicago, 1940-1956;
editor-in-chief, Christian Century, 1956-1964;
contributing editor, Christian Century, from 1964;
professor social ethics, Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis, 1964-1968;
emeritus, Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis, from 1968;
editor, World Council Churches ecumenical history committee, from 1968. President Christian Century Foundation, 1956-1964, Associated Church Press, 1951-1952. Editor In Common, newsletter.
Also book review editor World Call, from 1964.
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Served with United States Army, 1918. Member Council Christian Unity, Consultant on Church Union, Sigma Delta Chi.
Married Golda Esper Conwell, July 20, 1922 (deceased). Children: Russell C., Gordon Edward (deceased), Constance Fey Thullen.