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Clergyman , educator

Ronald Edward Wright, South African clergyman, educator. Member of Evangelical Theological Society, Society Pentecostal Studies.

Background

Wright, Ronald Edward was born on August 27, 1930 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Arrived in United States, 1970. Son of Cecil Valentine and Isabel Jacoba (Barnard) Wright.

Education

Came to the United States, 1970. Diploma South Africa Bible College, 1956. Bachelor of Arts, Central Bible College, Springfield, Missouri, 1960.

Master of Religious Education, Central Baptist Seminary, 1963. Master of Divinity, Northwest Baptist Theological College, 1967.

Career

Joy. Evangel. and pastoral ministry, South Africa, 1946-1958, England, 1958, United States, 1958-1960. Ordained to ministry Assemblies of God, 1962. Associate pastor, minister education, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1960-1963.

Director summer children's camps, Apsley, Ontario, 1960-1963. Professor religion, dean, vice president Western Pentecostal Bible College, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 1963-1970. Professor New Testament language and literature Central Bible College, Springfield, 1970-1975.

Professor religion Southern California College, Costa Mesa, since 1975. Adjunct faculty Melodyland School Theology, Anaheim, California, 1976-1982. Senior adjunct in New Testament, American Christian Theological Seminary, Anaheim, California, since 1982.

Membership

Member of Evangelical Theological Society, Society Pentecostal Studies.

Connections

Married Barbara Joy Kolo Colling, February 4, 1956. 1 child Catherine Joy.

father:
Cecil Valentine Wright

mother:
Isabel Jacoba (Barnard) Wright

spouse:
Barbara Joy Kolo Colling

child:
Catherine Joy Wright