Bachelor, University Denver, 1950. Master of Theology, The Iliff School Theology, 1953. Doctor of Theology, The Iliff School Theology, 1956.
Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1966.
Assistant professor Southwestern College, Winfield, Kansas, 1954-1957. Minister Methodist Church, Massachusetts, 1957-1966. Assistant professor University South Dakota, Vermillion, 1966-1967.
Assistant to full professor The Iliff School Theology, Denver, since 1967.
Corporal United States Air Force, 1945-1947. Member American Society Church History, American Society Reformation History, American History Association, Sixteenth Century Study Conference.
Married Dorothy Jean Lear, December 31, 1952. Children: Kayla Jean, Ann Revae, Bryce Alton.