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Engelder, Theodore Edward William

(January 21, 1865 to June 23, 1949). B. Olean, New York; educ. Conc. Coll., Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Conc. Sem., St. Louis, Missouri; pastor Sugar Grove and Logan, Ohio, 1886–90, and Mount Clemens, Michigan, 1890–1914; pres. Michigan; Dist., Missouri Syn., 1912–14; prof. Conc. Sem., Springfield, Illinois, 1914–26, Conc. Sem., St. Louis, Missouri, 1926–46. Staunch defender of verbal inspiration; molded thinking of Missouri Syn.; clergy along dogmatical lines. Contributed to L. u. W., TM, and CTM; other works include Scripture Cannot Be Broken; Reason or Revelation? Was chief tr. of F. A. O. Pieper's Christliche Dogmatik in the ed. that appeared 1950–57 under the title Christian Dogmatics.

“Theodore Engelder, 1865–1949,” CTM, XX (August 1949), frontispiece and pp. 561–563.


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