Orval J. Nease
Early life and education
Nease was born December 25, 1891 in Nashville, Michigan, the son of William O. Nease, a Nazarene evangelist. He received his bachelor's degree from Pasadena College in 1916, a master's degree from Boston University in 1925, and a doctor of divinity from Pasadena College in 1931.
He was also a general superintendent in the Church of the Nazarene first elected in 1940. He has the distinction of being the only member of the Board of General Superintendents ever removed. He was re-elected to the General Superintendency in 1948.
Notes and references
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- THE SECOND WORK OF GRACE, Edited and Compiled by David Shelby Corlett, Kansas City: Nazarene Publishing House (1950), 34. Accessed Mar. 10, 2009
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