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Benze, Charles Theodore

(September 19, 1865–July 3, 1936). Ordained 1897; pastor Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, 1897–98; Erie, Pennsylvania, 1898–1908; pres. Pittsburgh Syn. (Gen. Council) 1908–10; pres. Thiel Coll. 1909–13; Am. prof. Kropp Sem., Ger., 1913–15; prof. Mount Airy, Pennsylvania, 1915–36; sent by Gen. Council as commissioner to India 1918; vice-pres. Bd. of For. Miss. (ULC) 1918; sent by NLC to Russia 1922 to est. relief work; contributor to Lutheran, Lutheran Quarterly: coauthor with T. E. Schmauk, The Confessional Principle and the Confessions of the Lutheran Church.

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