New York, New York , United States
|| June 21, 1892
|Died||June 01, 1971
|Last Modifed||Juan Croniqueur|
Dec 06, 2015 02:17am
United Church of Christ -
|Info||Theologian, teacher, social philosopher, he has invoked the ancient insights of Christianity to illuminate the experience and fortify the will of the modern age. |
Bio - Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Wright City, Warren County, Mo., June 21, 1892. Pastor; Socialist candidate for New York state senate 19th District, 1930; vice-chair of New York Liberal Party, 1958. German ancestry. Member, Americans for Democratic Action. Theologian; Socialist and pacifist until World War II; received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1964. Died in Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass., June 1, 1971. Interment at Stockbridge Cemetery, Stockbridge, Mass.