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seminary educator

Russell Paul Spittler, American seminary educator. Ordained to ministry Assemblies of God, 1961. Served to captain United States Naval Reserve, 1963-1991. Member Society Pentecostal Studies (secretary 1983-1988), Evangelical Theological Society, International Organization Septuagint and Cognate Studies.

Background

Spittler, Russell Paul was born on August 6, 1931 in Pittsburgh. Son of Russell Paul and Helen Virginia (Maguire) Spittler.

Education

Bachelor, Florida Southern College, 1954. Master of Arts, Wheaton College, 1957. Bachelor's Degree, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, 1958.

Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1971.

Career

Assistant professor Bible Center Bible College, Springfield, Missouri, 1958-1962. Academy dean Southern California College, Costa Mesa, 1967-1976. Associate dean Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California, 1976-1985, professor of New Testament, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Assemblies of God, 1961.

Membership

Served to captain United States Naval Reserve, 1963-1991. Member Society Pentecostal Studies (secretary 1983-1988), Evangelical Theological Society, International Organization Septuagint and Cognate Studies.

Connections

Married Roberta Jeane Watson, August 13, 1955. Children: Cheryl Ruth Spittler Azlin, Heidi Jeane Spittler Morgan, Russell Watson.

father:
Russell Paul Spittler

mother:
Helen Virginia (Maguire) Spittler

spouse:
Roberta Jeane Watson

child:
Cheryl Ruth Spittler Azlin Spittler

child:
Heidi Jeane Spittler Morgan Spittler

child:
Russell Watson Spittler