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James Stroud Aull was American bishop. Ordained to ministry United Lutheran Church in American, 1961.

Background

Aull, James Stroud was born on March 3, 1931 in Winnsboro, South Carolina, United States. Son of Luther Bachman and Ruth (Bull) Aull.

Education

AB magna cum laude, Newberry College, 1953. Master of Divinity cum laude, Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary, Columbia, South Carolina, 1960. Master in Systematic Theology, Lutheran School Theology, Chicago, 1970.

Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1971. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Newberry College, 1988.

Career

Pastor, St. Timothy Lutheran Church, Camden, South Carolina., 1961-1962;instructor, staff member, Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary, Columbia, South Carolina., 1962-1979;secretary, South Carolina. Synod, Lutheran Church in American, Columbia, 1979-1987;bishop, South Carolina. Synod, Lutheran Church in American, Columbia, 1988-1996;retired, 1996.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Lutheran Church in American, 1961.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Obey My Voice: a Form Critical Study of Selected Prose in the Book of Jeremiah", 1971.

Membership

Trustee Newberry College, 1972-1996, secretary, 1977-1982. Trustee Lutheran Homes South Carolina Foundation, White Rock, 1988-1996, since 2004, chair, since 2005. Trustee Lutheridge/Lutherock Ministries, Inc., 1988-1996.

Board directors division education Evangelical Lutheran Church American, Chicago, 1988-1991, member church council, 1991-1996, trustee, member board pensions, 1997-2003. Member advisory board Lowman Home, 2003-2004. Member Society Biblical Literature, Rotary (board directors 1987-1990, president 1996-1997).

Connections

Married Virginia Kloeppel, August 9, 1958. Children: Diane, James Junior (deceased), Virginia Ruth.

father:
Luther Bachman Aull

mother:
Ruth (Bull) Aull

spouse:
Virginia Kloeppel

child:
Diane Aull

child:
James Junior Aull (deceased)

child:
Virginia Ruth Aull