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Joseph M. M. Gray Edit Profile

Clergyman

Joseph M. M. Gray, American clergyman. Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 5 times, Uniting Conference, Methodist Church, 1939.; Mason (33°).

Background

Gray, Joseph M. M. was born on August 31, 1877 in Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph and Mary Ann (Miller) Gray.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dickinson Seminary, 1896. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1901. Doctor of Divinity, Baker U., Baldwin, Kansas, 1914: Doctor of Letters, Syracuse University, 1923.

S.T.D., Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1931. Doctor of Humanities, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1949.

Career

Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1901. Pastor Rogers Memorial Church, Baltimore, 1901-1904, Wesley Chapel, Baltimore, 1904-1906, Havre De Grace, Maryland., 1906-1908, East Baltimore Station, 1908-1911, Hamline Church, Washington, 1911-1913, Grand Avenue Church, Kansas City, Missoury, 1913-1920, Elm Park Church, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1920-1928, Central Church, Detroit, 1928-1934. Chancellor American University, Washington, 1934-1940.

Pastor Bexley Methodist Church, Columbus, Ohio, since 1941. Lectured on historical and religious subjects in army camps, England and France, 1918.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Old Faith in the New Day, 1915. The Contemporary Christ, 1921. An Adventure in Orthodoxy, 1923.Sufficient Ministers, 1925. Concerning The Faith, 1928. Prophets of the Soul, 1936.The Post-War Strategy of Religion, 1944. Exchange preacher in England, summer 1923. Retired 1950.

Membership

Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 5 times, Uniting Conference, Methodist Church, 1939. Mason (33°).

Connections

Married Elizabeth McCurdy, October 14, 1903. Children: Charles M., Joseph C., Elisabeth.

father:
Joseph Gray

mother:
Mary Ann (Miller) Gray

spouse:
Elizabeth McCurdy

child:
Charles M. Gray

child:
Joseph C. Gray

child:
Elisabeth Gray