Christian Cyclopedia

About the Cyclopedia

Manhart, Franklin Pierce

(August 30, 1852–September 13, 1933). Luth. theol.; b. Catawissa, Pennsylvania; educ. Missionary Institute, Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, and Pennsylvania College (see Gettysburg College). Pastor Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, 1881–89; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1889–93. Supt. Missionary Institute and pres. Susquehanna U., Selinsgrove, 1893–95; head of deaconess motherhouse, Baltimore, Maryland; dean theol. dept. Susquehanna* U. Pres. The General* Syn. of the Ev. Luth. Ch. in the USA; 1922–26. Works include Present-Day Lutheranism; Lutheranism and Episcopacy; History of Susquehanna Synod.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
©Concordia Publishing House, 2000, All rights Reserved. Reproduced with Permission

Internet Version Produced by
The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod

Original Editions ©Copyright 1954, 1975, 2000
Concordia Publishing House
All rights reserved.

Content Reproduced with Permission

Stay Connected! Join the LCMS Network:

Contact Us Online
(Staff Switchboard)
(Church Info Center)
1333 S Kirkwood Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63122-7226 | Directions


Featured Publication

The Lutheran Witness

LCMS Communications

Interpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective.
Visit TLW Online