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John Dale Mccormick

Clergyman , educator

John Dale Mccormick, American clergyman, educator. Mason.


Mccormick, John Dale was born on July 16, 1877 in Ellington, Minnesota, United States. Son of Andrew James and Alice Jane (Woodard) Mccormick.


Graduate Pillsbury Academy, Owatonna, Minnesota, 1898. Bachelor of Arts, Hamline U., 1902, A.M., 1910, Doctor of Divinity, 1919. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1907.

Postgraduate University of Chicago, 1923-1924. Doctor of Philosophy., Drew Un., 1932.


1 son, Kenneth Dale; married second, Myrtle L. Weise, July 16, 1929. Ordained ministry Methodist Episcopal Church, 1904. Pastor Medford, Minnesota, 1901-1903, Brownsdale, Minnesota, 1903-1904, Nepperhan Church, Yonkers, New York, 1904-1905, S. Market St. Church, Newark, 1905-1907, Winona, Minnesota, 1907-1908, Mankato, 1909-1910, Waseca, 1910-1913, King St. Church, St. Paul, 1913-1914.

President Parker College, Winnebago, Minnesota, 1914-1921. Dean and professor New Testament interpretation, Kimball School Theology, 1921-1930. Professor Bible, Willamette U., graduate work and teaching at Drew U., 1930-1933.

Pastor Fremont St. Church, Portland, Oregon, 1933-1935, Springfield, 1935-1940, Newberg, Oregon, since 1940.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Thinking Through the Bible. Religious Attitudes of College Freshmen. Has lectured extensively on Bible, Minnesota, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Washington Study tour of Europe and Bible lands, 1927.




Married Ida Pearl Wenger, October 15, 1902 (died September 12, 1926).; married second, Myrtle L. Weise, July 16, 1929.

Andrew James Mccormick

Alice Jane (Woodard) Mccormick

Ida Pearl Wenger

Myrtle L. Weise