Born: September 14, 1930, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
Doan was educated at Harvard University (BA 1942); Lutheran Theological Seminary (BD 1955); the University of Pennsylvania (MA 1962, though he returned it to the school to protest their policies); and Wagner College (DD, late 1970s). He served as a campus pastor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1955-61); Northeastern Director of the National Lutheran Campus Ministry; and pastor of the Lutheran Church of the Holy Communion, Philadelphia (1984-95). His works include:
The Preaching of Frederick W. Robertson (editor), 1964
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Percy C. Buck (b. West Ham, Essex, England, 1871; d. Hindhead, Haslemere, Surrey, England, 1947), director of music at the well-known British boys' academy Harrow School, wrote GONFALON ROYAL for “The royal banners forward go” (gonfalon is an ancient Anglo-Norman word meaning banner). Buck publi…
Display Title: O Savior of Our Fallen RaceFirst Line: O Savior of our fallen raceTune Title: PUTNAMAuthor: Gilbert E. Doan, b. 1930Meter: L M and alleluiaScripture: John 1:1-5; 2 Corinthians 4:6; John 14:6Date: 2006Source: Latin, c. 5th-10th cent.
Display Title: O Savior of Our Fallen RaceFirst Line: O Savior of our fallen raceTune Title: CHRISTE REDEMPTORAuthor: Gilbert E. Doan, b. 1930Meter: LMDate: 1982Subject: Christmas |Source: Latin office hymn, c. 6th cent.