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Minister , religion educator

William McGuire King, American Religion educator, minister. Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1980. Member American Society Church History, American History Association, American Academy Religion, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

King, William McGuire was born on March 27, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward Ernst and Ione Dorothy (McGuire) King.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Cornell College, 1968; Bachelor's Degree cum laude, Harvard University, 1971; Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1978.

Career

Assistant professor religious studies University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1976-1983. Associate professor Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania, since 1983. Member board higher education and campus ministry Virginia Annual Conference, United Methodist Church, Richmond, 1981-1983.

Sesquicentennial associate Center for Advanced Study, University Virginia, 1982.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1980.

Membership

Member American Society Church History, American History Association, American Academy Religion, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Janet Lynn Schulz, August 31, 1968. Children: Jeremy, Eleanor, Gregory.

father:
Edward Ernst King

mother:
Ione Dorothy (McGuire) King

spouse:
Janet Lynn Schulz

child:
Gregory King

child:
Eleanor King

child:
Jeremy King