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Behnken, John William

(March 19, 1884–February 23, 1968). B. Cypress, Harris Co., Texas; educ. St. John's Coll., Winfield, Kansas, and Conc. Sem., St. Louis, Missouri; ordained 1906; pastor Houston, Texas, 1908–35; pres. Texas Dist. of Mo. Syn. 1926–29; pres. Mo. Syn. 1935–62. Active in Bad* Boll conferences and in est. LCUSA Works include Noonday Sermons; Mercies Manifold; This I Recall.

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