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Minister , religion educator , writer

Ruth Carolyn Duck, American minister, religion educator, writer. Ordained to ministry United Church Christ, 1974. Member North American Academy Liturgy (associate), Hymn Society of America, Society Biblical Literature.

Background

Duck, Ruth Carolyn was born on November 21, 1947 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Jesse Thomas and Louise (Farmer) Duck.

Education

Master of Divinity, Chicago Theological Seminary, 1973. Master of Arts in Theology, University Notre Dame, 1987. Doctor of Theology, Boston University, 1989.

Doctor of Divinity, Chicago Theological Seminary, 1983.

Career

Associate minister, Pilgrim Congregation UCC, Oak Park, Illinois, 1974-1975;pastor, St. John's UCC, Hartford, Wisconsin, 1975-1979;pastor, Bethel-Bethany UCC, Milwaukee, 1979-1984;assistant professor worship, Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary, Evanston, Illinois, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Church Christ, 1974.

Membership

Member North American Academy Liturgy (associate), Hymn Society of America, Society Biblical Literature.

Connections

Married John Webb Stoppels, September 26, 1987.

father:
Jesse Thomas Duck

mother:
Louise (Farmer) Duck

spouse:
John Webb Stoppels