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Mattes, John Caspar

(November 8, 1876–January 27, 1948). B. Easton, Pennsylvania; educ. Lutheran Theol. Sem., Mount Airy, Philadelphia; Pennsylvania Ministerium pastor Trenton, New Jersey, 1901–15, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1915–38; ALC prof. theol. Wartburg Theol. Sem., Dubuque, Iowa, 1939–48. Hymn translations include stanza 5 of “Behold, a Branch Is Growing.”

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