Rev William Gustave Polack

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Rev William Gustave Polack

Birth
Wausau, Marathon County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 5 Jun 1950 (aged 59)
Clayton, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Burial Clear Lake, Steuben County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 116656622 · View Source
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Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod pastor, professor, author and editor. He was a pastor at Evansville, Indiana 1914-1925; Clear Lake Chapel, Clear Lake, Indiana 1938-1950. He was a professor at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri 1925-1950. He was the chairman of the Intersynodical Committee on Hymnology and Liturgics 1929-1949 which worked on the production of "The Lutheran Hymnal". He helped found Concordia Historical Institute 1927. He was the editor of "Concordia Junior Messenger" 1928-1939; "Concordia Historical Institute Quarterly" 1928-1950; "Martin Luther in English Poetry". He was the associate editor of "The Cresset" (Valparaiso University) 1937-1950. He is the author of numerous books on Lutheranism and Lutheran history.


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  • Created by: mjbliese
  • Added: 6 Sep 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 116656622
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev William Gustave Polack (7 Dec 1890–5 Jun 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 116656622, citing Clear Lake Lutheran Chapel Cemetery, Clear Lake, Steuben County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by mjbliese (contributor 48053042) .