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Robert Livingston Rudolph

bishop

Robert Livingston Rudolph, American bishop. member Executive Committee Federal Council Churches of Christ in America.

Background

Rudolph, Robert Livingston was born on December 29, 1865 in New York City. Son of Richard and Victoria (Schmadel) Rudolph.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, New York University, 1892, Master of Arts, 1896. Bachelor of Divinity, Theological Seminary (R.E.), Philadelphia, 1896. Princeton Theological Seminary, 1894-1895, University of Erlangen, 1905.

Doctor of Divinity New York University, 1906.

Career

Ordained deacon, 1895. Presbyter., 1896; assistant rector First Church, New York, 1895-1903. Appointed professor dogmatic theology and Christian ethics, Theological Seminary R.E. Church Philadelphia, 1903, then professor systematic theology, biblical theology and Christian ethics, also dean, since 1925.

Consecrated bishop R.E. Church, January 12, 1909. Bishop of New York and Philadelphia Synod. President General Council R.E. Church and presiding bishop.

Vice president board of trustees Theological Seminary R.E. Church. Member Executive Committee Federal Council Churches of Christ in America.

Membership

Member Executive Committee Federal Council Churches of Christ in America.

Connections

Married Anna Catherine Knight, January 18, 1900. Children: Katherine Elizabeth (deceased), Robert Knight.

father:
Richard Rudolph

mother:
Victoria (Schmadel) Rudolph

spouse:
Anna Catherine Knight

child:
Katherine Elizabeth Rudolph (deceased)

child:
Robert Knight Rudolph