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Theology educator

Klaus Fiedler, German theology educator. Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft research grantee, 1985-1987. Member German Missiological Society, International Association Mission Studies, Association of German Speaking Evangelical Missiologists (founding president 1984-1986, vice president 1986-1990, board directors 1990-1994), Southern African Missiological Society, Southern African Church History Society.

Background

Fiedler, Klaus was born on January 25, 1942 in Wanne-Eickel, Germany. Son of Otto and Else (Görzen) Fiedler.

Education

Student, Baptist Seminary, Hamburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1965. MTh, Baptist Seminary, Hamburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1984. Bachelor, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, 1969.

Doctor of Philosophy in History, University Daressalam, Tanzania, 1978. Total harmonic distortion Heidelberg, Germany, 1991.

Career

Missionary Missionshaus Wiedenest, Tanzania, 1968-1976. Pastor Baptist Union, Ratingen and Hochdahl, Federal Republic Germany, 1976-1992. Professor missiology Evangelische Theologische Fakulteit, Leuven, Belgium, since 1990.

Lecturer in theology University Malawi, Zomba, since 1992. Teacher State Nordrhein-Westfalen, Ratingen, 1980-1992. Editor Oncken & Brockhaus Public, Kassel/Wuppertal, Germany, 1976-1980.

Works

Religion

The scriptures are the final authority for all faith and practice.

Politics

God commands His people to respect the authority of political leaders and honor them. God also commands His people to pray for their political leaders.

Views

Every person needs the Church for spiritual and emotional care that enables to reconcile relations with God, with others, and with self.

Membership

Member German Missiological Society, International Association Mission Studies, Association of German Speaking Evangelical Missiologists (founding president 1984-1986, vice president 1986-1990, board directors 1990-1994), Southern African Missiological Society, Southern African Church History Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Public transportation and tickets.

Connections

Married Irene Walther, April 4, 1967. Children: Sascha, Itika, Katja.

father:
Otto Fiedler

mother:
Else (Görzen) Fiedler

spouse:
Irene Walther

child:
Sascha Fiedler

child:
Itika Fiedler

child:
Katja Fiedler