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James Currie Mc Leod

clergyman , educator.

James Currie Mc Leod, American clergyman, educator. Served as lieutenant commander, chaplain United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946.; Member National Academy Religion, National Association Student Personnel Adminstrs. (president 1963-1964), Religious Education Association (Vice-President 1963-1964), Presbytery of Chicago, Delta Upsilon (international president 1972-1973).; Clubs:.

Background

Leod, James Currie Mc was born on October 28, 1902 in Buffalo. Son of Dugald and Mary Holmes (Currie) McLeod.

Education

Students Ohio State University, Columbus, 1940-1943. Student Personnel Adminstrs.

Career

Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1929. University chaplain Alfred (New York) U., 1929-1940. Minister to students Ohio State University, Columbus, 1940-1943.

University chaplain, professor of history and literature of religion Northwestern University, 1946-1950, professor, 1950-1971, professor emeritus, from 1971, dean students, 1952-1967. Research fellow Yale Division School, 1963-1964. Visiting scholar Colgate-Rochester Division School, 1967-1968.

Guest preacher Presbytery of Glasgow, Scotland, 1950, also at. Syracuse, Chicago, Rutgers, Lake Forest, Middlebury, Stanford, Howard, others.

Works

  • Author: symposium Fruits of Faith, also articles various journals President, trustee Evanston (Illinois) Public Library. Board directors Visiting Nurses Association, Evanston.

Membership

Served as lieutenant commander, chaplain United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member National Academy Religion, National Association Student Personnel Adminstrs. (president 1963-1964), Religious Education Association (Vice-President 1963-1964), Presbytery of Chicago, Delta Upsilon (international president 1972-1973).

Connections

Married Emily Louise Johnson, August 24, 1929. Children: Mary Louise (Mistress.

father:
Dugald McLeod

mother:
Mary Holmes (Currie) McLeod

spouse:
Emily Louise Johnson

child:
Mary Louise (Mrs Leod