Dr William F. Arndt


Dr William F. Arndt

Mayville, Dodge County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 25 Feb 1957 (aged 76)
Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Burial Bellefontaine Neighbors, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
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Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod pastor at Bluff City, Tennessee 1903-1905; St. Joseph, Missouri 1905-1910; Brooklyn, New York 1910-1912. Professor at St. Paul's College, Concordia, Missouri 1912-1921. Professor at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri 1921-1957.

Was on leave from Concordia Seminary to help establish a seminary program for the Evangelical Lutheran Church of England 1956-1957.

He died on a train from London to Cambridge, England and was declared dead at Addenbrooke's Hospital.

He held the position of secretary of the LCMS's Western District from 1912 to 1921 and was a member of the LCMS's Board for Foreign Missions from 1921 to 1956. He was a member of the Commission for Lutheran Union from 1923 to 1929 and 1935 to 1950.

He was the editor of "Magazin für evangelisch-lutherische Homiletik und Pastoraltheologie" from 1924 to 1926, "Theological Monthly" from 1926 to 1930, co-editor of "Concordia Theological Monthly" from 1930 to 1938 and managing editor from 1938 to 1949.

He wrote numerous books and articles, his most widely known being a "A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament".

Information obtained from Christian Cyclopedia.

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