- - 1915 - - SWEDISH LUTHERAN PASTOR HAS CALL
Source: Grand Forks Daily Herald (Grand Forks, ND) Sunday, January 3, 1915; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
J. M. Persenius Wanted by Congregation of Alvarado, Minn., Church-Has Not as Yet Accepted.
Rev. J. M. Persenius, local pastor of the Swedish Lutheran church, is in receipt of a unaminous call from the members of the Alvarado, Minn., church of the same denomination. He has taken the matter under consideration and has not announced as yet whether he will accept the call to go to the new church or whether he will remain in this city.
Mr. Persenius has been pastor of the local church for the past seven years, and has also had charge of several small congregations in this county.