James Wise Edit Profile
Came to the United States, 1888. Student of University of Nebraska, 1896-1898. Graduate General Theological Seminary, 1900.
S.T.D., Hobart, 1917. Doctor of Divinity, General Theological Seminary, 1918. Doctor of Laws, Washburn College, Topeka, Kansas, 1918.
Deacon, 1901, priest 1902, Protestant Episcopal Church. Missionary in charge, St. Clement’s Church, South Omaha, Nebraska, Holy Cross Church, Papillion, Nebraska, 1900-1902. Rector St. Martin’s Church, South Omaha, 1902-1909, Church of the Holy Communion, St. Louis, Missouri, 1909-1916.
Consecrated coadjutor bishop of Kansas, October 28, 1916.
Member General Board Religious Education, Press and Publicity Commission (both Protestant Episcopal Church). President Vail School of Nursing, Christ’s Hospital (Topeka, Kansas).
Married Anna Marie Betts, December 31, 1902.