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Arlen J. Bruns Sermons

Identifier: Collection ID-2732

Scope and Contents

The collection contains the sermons of Bruns and materials relating to his time as chairman of the placement committee. KEY WORDS: Seminex, Walkout, Controversy


  • 1944 - 1995

Biographical / Historical

Arlen John Bruns was born 23 May 1915 in Denver, Iowa. A 1938 graduate of Concordia Seminary (Saint Louis), he served as a pastor in Meade, Great Bend and Junction City, Kansas. He was a member of the Kansas District Board of Directors from 1951 to 1960 and served as vice-president (1960-1969) and president (1970-1978) of the district. He was chairman of the placement committee of the LCMS Council of Presidents during the 1970s. He died on 16 September 2000.


.58 Linear Feet (One 5" document box; One 2" document box)

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Repository Details

Part of the Concordia Historical Institute Repository

804 Seminary Place
Saint Louis MO 63105 USA