Bachelor of Science, Wheaton (Illinois) College, 1933. Master of Theology, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1947. Doctor of Theology, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1948.
Certified French literature, University Lausanne (Switzerland), 1951.
Assistant to director, Institute Emmaüs, Lausanne, 1950-1963; president, France Mission, Paris, 1960-1963, 75-83; director, Belgian Gospel Mission, Brussels, 1963-1969; professor, Institute Biblique Béthel, Sherbrook, Quebec, Canada, 1969-1970; director program of study, Operation Mobilization, Paris, 1970-1984; director, Institute Biblique Béthel, Sherbrooke, 1984-1990. Consultant l'Institute Biblique de Genève, Switzerland, since 1991.
Graduate sponsor Inter-Varsity Fellowship, Lausanne, 1953-1963. Coordinator-liaison Billy Graham Crusades, Lausanne, 1960, Brussels, 1975, Montreal, Canada, 1990. Committee member International Fellowship Evangelical Students, Switzerland, 1950-1953.
Member National Taxpayers' Union, President's Senatorial Advisory Committee Captain Ordnance Chaplain, United States Army, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, DAV, Greater Minnesota Association Evangs., Conservative Caucus, Christian Coalition Center for American Values, Lincoln Institute, Paralyzed Veterans American, American Indian Relief Council, National Right to Life, Heritage Foundation, United States Ship Constitution Museum, American Air Museum (Britain).
Married Margaret Monson, August 9, 1940. Children: Laurel Janet Payne Gutmann, David Douglas, Pierre Daniel.