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Henry Herman Meyer

Clergyman , educator

Henry Herman Meyer, American clergyman, retired educator. Member American Association Adult Education, Massachusetts Council of Churches, National Conference of Social Work, Greater Boston Federation Churches (member educational committee).

Background

Meyer, Henry Herman was born on November 21, 1874 in Champaign, Illinois, United States. Son of Frederick William and Caroline (Frevert) Meyer.

Education

Student California State Normal School. Bachelor of Arts, Baldwin-Wallace College, 1900, A.M., 1903, Doctor of Divinity, 1905. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1903, Doctor of Philosophy., 1926.

Doctor of Philosophy., Yale, 1927.

Career

Ordained to Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1900. Pastor Wilmington, California, 1895-1896, Mount Vernon, New York, 1906-1908. Professor St. Paul’s College, St. Paul Park, Minnesota, 1900-1901.

Assistant editor church school publications Methodist Episcopal Church, 1902-1914, editor, 1914-1929. Editor American Standard Bible Readers. Dean of Boston school religious and social work Boston University, 1929-1942, emeritus dean, and emeritus director graduate division of religion, school theology. since 1942.

Visiting instructor and lecturer in university and theological seminaries in China, 1940-1941. Personnel adviser on administrative staff Endicott Junior College, Prides Crossing, Massachusetts, 1942-1943. Retired. Past member executive council Religious Education Association.

Executive Committee International Council of Religious Edition and Worlds Sunday School Association.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Lesson Handbook (annual), 1904-1927. The Graded Sunday School in Principle and Practice, 1910. Co-öperation in Christian Education, 1917.Child Nature and Nurture According to Count Nicholas Ludwig von Zinzendorf, 1928. Editor: The International Graded Lessons (Berean and Graded Press series), until 1929. Contributor to religious educational mags. and periodicals.

Membership

Member American Association Adult Education, Massachusetts Council of Churches, National Conference of Social Work, Greater Boston Federation Churches (member educational committee).

Connections

Married Minna McEuen, August 4, 1898.

father:
Frederick William Meyer

mother:
Caroline (Frevert) Meyer

spouse:
Minna McEuen