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Philemon Godfrey Hensel Edit Profile

Editor , educator

Philemon Godfrey Hensel, American editor, educator. Certified teacher Wisconsin; ordained minister Lutheran Church, 1951. With United States Army, 1948-1949.

Background

Hensel, Philemon Godfrey was born on December 15, 1923 in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Paul Gerhardt and Olga Hanna (Karth) Hensel.

Education

Bachelor, Northwe. College, Watertown, Wisconsin, 1975. Diploma in ordination, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, 1951. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1968.

Career

Editor Faith Life, La Crosse, Wisconsin, since 1964. Teacher Washington High School, Two Rivers, 1968-1992. Pastor Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Valders, since 1994.

Researcher archives Concordia History Institute, St. Louis, 1995-1998.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Wisconsin. Ordained minister Lutheran Church, 1951.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Translator (from German) Lehrbuch der Kirchengeschichte, since 1970.

Membership

With United States Army, 1948-1949.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting.

Connections

Married Esther-Mae Springer, August 18, 1957. Children: Seth, Jonathan, Paul.

father:
Paul Gerhardt Hensel

mother:
Olga Hanna (Karth) Hensel

spouse:
Esther-Mae Springer

children:
Seth Hensel

Jonathan Hensel

Paul Hensel