In Memoriam: KURAMATSU Isao 1928-2020
* 16.09.1928 in Kochi-ken - † 17.07.2020 in Sendai
Tochter: MIKAMI Yuko
Tochter: NUMAHATA Koko
982−0831 Sendai-shi, Taihaku-ku, Yagiyama, Kasumi-cho 20-6
Lebenslauf von Rev. Prof. & Dr.
erhalten von der jüngeren Tochter
Born: 16 September 1928, Tosa-shimizu, Kochi
(second son of Father: Kikumatsu & Mother: Shigeo)
Died: 17 July 2020, Sendai, Miyagi
25 December 1945: Baptized at Kochi Kyokai (Kochi Church)
March 1949: Graduated from Kochi High School (now Kochi University)
March 1954: Graduated from Nihon kiristo-kyo shingaku senmon gakko (now Tokyo Union Theological Seminary)
November 1954: Qualified as a licensed preacher (United Church of Christ in Japan) and became
Associate Pastor, Shinano-machi kyokai Church, Tokyo (1954-57)
21 January 1957: Married with Akiko (nee Hamada)
1957-59 &1968-69: Studied at Faculty of Theology, Heidelberg University
under Professors Peter Brunner, H. Bornkamm & A. Peters
27 December 1957: Eldest daughter, Yuko, was born.
7 January 1962: Second daughter, Koko, was born.
23 September 1964: Eldest son, Tadashi, was born.
May 1972: Qualified as a minister in full standing (United Church of Christ in Japan)
February 1975: Awarded Doctorate (Hiroshima University)
18 January 1994: Akiko passed away
At Tohoku Gakuin University (Taught Christian Theology, History of Christianity, ethics, etc.)
November 1959: Lecturer
April 1963: Associate Professor
April 1970: Professor
Director of Student Affairs (1976-1991)
Director, Institute for Research in Christianity and Culture (1979-1991)
Vice President (Academic Affairs) (1991-1995)
President, Tohoku Gakuin (2003-2007)
[which includes Junior high school & 2 high schools & university]
Other main positions held:
President, Japan Society of Studies of Christian Culture (1987-1992)
Trustee, Yokohama Kyoritsu Gakuen [Junior & High School for Girls] (1990-2014)
President, Japan Society of Lutheran Studies (1996-1999)
President, Japan Society of Christian Studies (1998-2000)
Chairman, Nihonmatsu Kindergarten (2008-2017)
Wir danken Frau Koko Numahata-Kuramatsu für die Vermittlung aller Unterlagen und Manuskripte.
Lebenslauf als pdf-Datei
Predigt zu Galater 5, 13-15 (Halle, 1983)
Die passio Dei bei Luther und ihre geschichtliche Stellung (1984)
Both "manuscripts are transcribed from "Thec ollection of papers of Tohoku Gakuin University (TGU)" and "The bulletin of theCristian Institute of TGU". Contact for these manuscripts: element.h.@mail.tohoku-gakuin.ac.jp).