DUBA, Arlo Dean. b. Brule County, South Dakota, 12 November 1929. Duba was raised in a Bohemian Presbyterian farming family whose Hussite/Czech forebearers settled in the Dakotas in the 1880s. He attended the University of Dubuque, majoring in music and religion (BA 1952), and Princeton Theological Seminary (BD 1955, PhD 1960). His dissertation title was ‘The Principles of Theological Language in the Writings of Horace Bushnell and Paul Tillich and Their Implications for Christian Education Theory’. This was followed by post-doctoral study at l’Institut Supérieur de Liturgie, Paris, France (1968-69).
Ordained a Presbyterian minister in 1955, Duba served local churches in New Jersey and New...
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