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Minister , History educator

Robert Gordon Clouse, American history educator, minister. Ordained to ministry Brethren Church, 1958. Postdoctoral grantee Folger Shakespeare Library., 1964; postdoctoral fellow Institute for Advanced Christian Studies, 1970, Lilly Library., 1976.

Background

Clouse, Robert Gordon was born on August 26, 1931 in Mansfield, Ohio, United States. Son of Garry A. and Marion Katherine (Ost) Clouse.

Education

Bachelor, Bryan College, 1954. Bachelor's Degree, Grace Theological Seminary, 1957. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1960.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1963.

Career

Minister, Grace Brethren Church, Cedar Rapids, Iowa., 1957-1960;professor of history, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, since 1963. Minister First Brethren Church, Clay City, Indiana, since 1964. J. Omar Good visiting distinguished professor evangelical Christianity Juniata College, 1982-1983.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Brethren Church, 1958.

Works

Membership

Director Conference on Faith and History, Terre Haute, since 1965, Eugene V. Debs Foundation, Terre Haute, since 1968, Center Renaissance Conference, since 1986. Active Sixteenth Studies Conference. Member American Society Church History, Calvin Studies Society, American History Association, National.Fellowship Grace Brethren Mins.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, walking, reading.

Connections

Son of Garry A. and Marion Katherine (Ost) C. M. Bonnidell Amelia Barrows, June 17, 1955. Children: Gary R., Kenneth D.

father:
Garry A. Clouse

mother:
Marion Katherine (Ost) Clouse

spouse:
Bonnidell Amelia Barrows

children:
Gary R. Clouse

Kenneth D. Clouse