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Adrian Pierce Rogers

Adrian Pierce Rogers, American minister. Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1951.

Background

  • Rogers, Adrian Pierce was born on September 12, 1931 in West Palm Beach, Florida. Son of Arden and Rose (Purcell) Rogers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Stetson University, 1954; Master of Theology, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1958; Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Trinity College, Clearwater, Florida; Doctor of Letters (honorary), California Graduate School Theology, Glendale.

    Career

    • Pastor First Baptist Church, Fellsmere, Florida, 1951-1954, Waveland (Mississippi) Baptist Chapel, 1955-1958, Parkview Baptist Church, Fort Pierce, Florida, 1958-1964, First Baptist Church, Merritt Island, 1964-1972, Bellevue Baptist Church, Memphis, 1972—2005. President Southern Baptist Convention, 1980, 87, 88, Southern Baptist Pastors' Conference, 1976.

    Major achievements

    • Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1951.

    Works

    • Author: The Secret of Supernatural Living, God's Way to Health, Wealth and Happiness, Mastering Your Emotions.

    Connections

    • Married Joyce Gentry, September 2, 1951. Children: Steve, Janice, David, Gayle.
    • child: Steve Rogers
    • child: Janice Rogers
    • child: David Rogers
    • child: Gayle Rogers
    • mother: Rose (Purcell) Rogers
    • spouse: Joyce Gentry
    • father: Arden
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    Born September 12, 1931
    Died November 15, 2005
    (aged 74)
    Nationality
    • 1954
      Stetson University
    • 1958
      New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
    • 1951 - 1954
      Pastor First Baptist Church
      Fellsmere, Florida, United States
    • 1955 - 1958
      Pastor First Baptist Church
    • 1958 - 1964
      Pastor First Baptist Church
      Fort Pierce, Florida, United States
    • 1964 - 1972
      Pastor First Baptist Church
      Merritt Island, Florida, United States
    • 1972 - 2005
      Pastor First Baptist Church
      Memphis, Tennessee, United States
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