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religion educator

Thomas Dunklin Parker, American religion educator. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1957. Rockefeller Doctoral fellow, 1964, Faculty fellow American Association Theological Schools, 1970. Member American Theological Society (former president), American Academy Religion.

Background

Parker, Thomas Dunklin was born on December 22, 1931 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Thomas Dunklin and Elizabeth (Jacobi) Parker.

Education

Bachelor, Los Angeles State College, 1954. Bachelor's Degree, San Francisco Theological Seminary, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1965.

Career

Minister, Orenco (Oregon) Presbyterian Church, 1957-1960;minister, United Presbyterian Church of Millstone, Perrineville, New Jersey, 1961-1964;faculty, McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, since 1965. Member theology committee Caribbean and North American chapter World Alliance Reformed Churches, 1970-1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1957.

Membership

Member American Theological Society (former president), American Academy Religion.

Connections

Married Geraldine Jeffery, August 1, 1952 (divorced 1976). Children: Katherine, David, Jeffery, John, Michael. Married Katherine Eudora Campbell, September 16, 1978.

father:
Thomas Dunklin Parker

mother:
Elizabeth (Jacobi) Parker

spouse:
Geraldine Jeffery

spouse:
Katherine Eudora Campbell

child:
Katherine Parker

child:
David Parker

child:
Jeffery Parker

child:
John Parker

child:
Michael Parker