AB, Augustana College, 1928; Doctor of Divinity, Augustana College, 1952; Bachelor's Degree, Augustana Lutheran Theological Seminary, 1931.
Pastor, Ishpeming, Michigan, 1931-1940;
regional director board American missions, Augustana Luth Church, 1940-1945;
executive director, Augustana Luth Church, 1955-1963;
pastor, Chicago, 1945-1955;
president, Wisconsin-Upper Michigan Synod Lutheran Church American, 1963-1987. Member general board National Council Churches. Delegate Luth World Assembly, Hanover, Germany, 1952.
Vice president National Council Churches of Christ United States of America, chairman division home missions, 1961-1963. Member of commission on worship Lutheran Church American, 1963-1987, member board theological education, 1968-1987. Member of commission on evangelism and stewardship Lutheran World Federation.
Secretary board directors Augustana Hospital, Chicago, 1950-1955. Board directors Lutheran School Theology, Carthage College, Suomi College.
Married Evelyn E. Larson, September 19, 1931. Children: Paul T., Mary E.