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Editor , educator , religious writer

Richard William Bohrer, American author, editor, educator. Recipient President's Service award Liberty University, 1985, Teacher of Year award, 1987, 89. Choir director Central Bible Church, 1963-1966. Member Oregon Christian Writers.


Bohrer, Richard William was born on June 17, 1926 in New York City. Son of Jacob William and Elsie Marie (Wahlstad) Bohrer.


Bachelor, Westmont College, 1947; Master of Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1956; Master of Arts, California State University, Long Beach, 1962.


Teacher grades 3, 4, 5 Haile Selassie I Elementary School, Gondar, Ethiopia, 1947-1950. Teacher grades 9, 10, 11 Alhambra (California) High School, 1954-1955. Teacher grade 6 Maple Avenue School, Fullerton, California, 1955-1956.

Teacher grades 9, 10, 11 Orange (California) High School, 1956-1963. News editor Anaheim (California) Gazette, 1961-1962. Professor, director journalism Multnomah School of the Bible, Portland, Oregon, 1963—1979.

Broker Dick Bohrer Realty Inc., 1968—1979. Senior editor, managing editor Moody Monthly magazine, Chicago, 1979-1983. Public Glory Press, since 1981.

Professor Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia, 1983-1989, 91-94. Assistant professor, head magazine sequence Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1989-1990. Author, host www,DickBohrerBooks Com, since 2008.

Director Maranatha Writers Conference, Muskegon, Michigan, 1980-1989. Professor Institute Biblical Studies, Lake Grove, Oregon, 1996-1997.



Choir director Central Bible Church, 1963-1966. Member Oregon Christian Writers.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: oil painting, cooking, swimming.


Married Elizabeth Anne Spencer, July 8, 1955. Children: Joel Stephen, Janice Joy Bohrer Pruitt.

Jacob William Bohrer

Elsie Marie (Wahlstad) Bohrer

Elizabeth Anne Spencer

Joel Stephen Bohrer

Janice Joy Bohrer Pruitt Bohrer