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Marguerite Shuster, American Minister, educator. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1980. Named one of Outstanding Young Women in American, 1979, 83. Member Presbytery of San Gabriel (chair, commission on ministry 1991, moderator, permenent judicial commission 1993-1995, moderator Presbytery 1996), Phi Beta Kappa.


Shuster, Marguerite was born on September 10, 1947 in Oxnard, California, United States. Daughter of Carroll Lloyd and Grace Margaret (Hornbeck) Shuster.


Bachelor with great distinction, Stanford University, California, 1968. Master of Divinity, Fuller Seminary, Pasadena, California, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Fuller Graduate School Psychology, Pasadena, 1977.


From assistant to associate pastor Arcadia Presbyterian Church, California, 1980-1986. Pastor Knox Presbyterian Church, Pasadena, 1987-1992. Adjunct assistant professor preaching Fuller Seminary, 1988-1990.

Associate professor preaching Fuller Theological Seminary, 1992—2001, professor preaching, 2001, Harold John Ockenga professor of preaching and theological, since 2007. Delaware general Assembly Mission Consultation Planning Team, 1984—1985, Institute Ecumenical and Cultural Research, Collegeville, Minnesota, 1985, Collegeville, 86. Committee chair General Assembly, 1988.

Staley lecturer Sterling College, 2001. Harp lecturer Anderson School Theology, 2004.


  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1980.



Vice-chair Sierra Madre Green Advisory Committee, since 2010. Board directors Sierra Madre Mountain Conservancy, since 2002. Member Presbytery San Gabriel (chair, committee on ministry 1991, moderator, permanent judicial commission 1993-1995, vice-moderator, permanent judicial committee, since 2010, moderator Presbytery 1996), Phi Beta Kappa.


Carroll Lloyd Shuster

Grace Margaret (Hornbeck) Shuster