- Arthur Simon
name = Arthur Simon
birth_date = 1930
Dana College, Blair, Nebraska Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri
ordained = 1961
writings = "Bread for the World" ISBN 0809126702;"The Politics of World Hunger" (with Paul Simon) ISBN 0061277762;"How Much Is Enough? Hungering for God in an Affluent Culture" ISBN 0801064082;"Rediscovering the Lord's Prayer" ISBN 0806651342;"Grace at the Table: Ending Hunger in God’s World" (with David Beckmann) ISBN 0809138662
Pastor, Trinity Lutheran Church, Lower East Side, New York
offices_held = Director,
Christian Children's Fund( Washington) President emeritus, Bread for the World
Arthur Simon (born
Eugene, Oregon, 1930 [http://web.sau.edu/thebuzz/news/2004-2005/11-18-04/PACEM.HTM Birthplace and year] : St. Ambrose University ( Davenport, Iowa) website.] ) is and president emeritusof Bread for the World, where he served for almost two decades. [http://news.siu.edu/news/January05/012505pr5006.jsp Profile] : Southern Illinois University Carbondalewebsite.]
Simon is a graduate of
Dana Collegein Blair, Nebraska, and Concordia Seminaryin St. Louis, Missouri. He is ordained in the Lutheran Churchand his brother is the late United States SenatorPaul Simon of Illinois. He pastored Trinity Lutheran Church on New York’s densely populated, low-income Lower East Side from 1961 to 1972. Before retiring, he directed the Washington Office of the Christian Children's Fundfrom 1992 to 1997.
Simon's book, "Bread for the World", won the national Religious Book Award, and was described by the late
Nobel Prizeeconomist, Gunnar Myrdal, as a "clear and convincing" analysis of world hunger. His most recent book (with David Beckmann) is "Grace at the Table: Ending Hunger in God’s World". His previous books have discussed hunger, Christian faith, povertyand public policy. He has also had articles published in many national newspapers and journals. [http://www.cpjustice.org/stories/storyreader$369 Further profile] : "Center for Public Justice" website.]
He has received a number of awards and
honorary degrees, including the Presidential Hunger Award for Lifetime Achievement. He has been an advisor to the Center for Public Justice, serving them also as a trustee.
Simon was the 35th recipient the Pacem in Terris Peace and Freedom Award in 2004. The honor was named after a 1963
encyclicalletter, Pacem in Terris(Peace on Earth), by Pope John XXIIIthat calls upon all people of good will to secure peace among all nations.
* [http://www.bread.org/ Bread for the World]
NAME= Simon, Arthur
SHORT DESCRIPTION=Reverend in the Lutheran Church, author.
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