Associate of Arts, North Park College, 1948. Bachelor, Wheaton (Illinois) College, 1950. Associate of Arts, North Park Theological Seminary, 1953.
Master of Theology, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, Virginia, 1970.
Pastor, Evangelical Covenant Church, Lafayette, Indiana, 1953-1961; pastor, 1st Covenant Church, St. Paul, 1962-1976; pastor, 1st Covenant Church, Omaha, 1976-1984; pastor, North Park Covenant Church, Chicago, since 1984. Chairman Denominational Board Publication, Chicago, 1958-1963. Member Executive Board Denomination, Chicago, 1977-1983, Board of Ministry, Chicago, 1977-1983.
Member Metropolitan Council, Minneapolis-St. Paul, 1967-1984. Board directors North Park College, Chicago, 1970-1975. With United States Army, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations.
Married S. Elaine Larson, June 17, 1950. Children: Don Norbert, Carolyn Christel, Timothy Burton.