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Clergyman , author

Raymond Roseliep, American clergyman, author. Ordained secular priest Roman Catholic Church, 1943. Recipient Montgomery Poetry award Society Midland Authors, 1968, Henderson award Haiku Society of America, 1977, Biennial Merit Book award Haiku Society of America, 1981, Shugyo Takaha award Yuki Teikei Haiku Society of the United States and Canada, 1980, Poetry award Yankee Magazine, 1970, 81, 82.

Background

Roseliep, Raymond was born on August 11, 1917 in Farley, Iowa, United States. Son of John Albert and Anna Elizabeth (Andeson) Roseliep.

Education

Bachelor, Lora College, 1939. Postgraduate, Catholic University America, 1943. Doctor of Philosophy, University Notre Dame, 1954.

Career

Assistant pastor, Immaculate Conception Church, Gilbertville, Iowa., 1943-1945;managing editor, Witness, 1945-1946;member of faculty department English, Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa., 1946-1966;professor emeritus, Loras College, 1982-1983;resident chaplain, Holy Family Hall Mount St. Francis, Dubuque, 1966-1983. Poet-in-residence Georgetown University, summer 1964.

Achievements

  • Ordained secular priest Roman Catholic Church, 1943.

Works

Membership

Member Academy American Poets, History Society Iowa, Delta Epsilon.

Connections

father:
John Albert Roseliep

mother:
Anna Elizabeth (Andeson) Roseliep