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January 23, 1988 | JOHN DART, Times Religion Writer
The Rev. Rolf K. McPherson, who will turn 75 in March, will retire as president of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel this year--making it the first time a McPherson has not headed the denomination in its 61-year history. From her domed Angelus Temple facing Echo Lake in Los Angeles, evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson founded the Pentecostal denomination in 1927 and led it until her death in 1944.
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May 28, 2009 | Elaine Woo
Rolf K. McPherson, a major figure in the Pentecostal movement who for 44 years guided the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel founded by his mother, charismatic evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, died of natural causes May 21 at his Los Feliz home, according to a church spokesman. He was 96.
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May 28, 2009 | Elaine Woo
Rolf K. McPherson, a major figure in the Pentecostal movement who for 44 years guided the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel founded by his mother, charismatic evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, died of natural causes May 21 at his Los Feliz home, according to a church spokesman. He was 96.
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January 23, 1988 | JOHN DART, Times Religion Writer
The Rev. Rolf K. McPherson, who will turn 75 in March, will retire as president of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel this year--making it the first time a McPherson has not headed the denomination in its 61-year history. From her domed Angelus Temple facing Echo Lake in Los Angeles, evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson founded the Pentecostal denomination in 1927 and led it until her death in 1944.
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June 17, 1993
Lorna Dee McPherson, a former minister and officer of Angelus Temple, which was founded in 1921 by her famous mother-in-law, evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, has died. She was 82. Mrs. McPherson died Friday at her home in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles of emphysema and asthma, William Chavez, a ministerial colleague and friend for 50 years, told The Times.
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April 3, 1986 | KENNETH J. FANUCCHI, Times Staff Writer
Two Santa Monica pastors awaiting trial on charges of operating a child day-care center without a state license have turned aside an attempt to terminate their pastorate of the Santa Monica Foursquare Church. The board of directors of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel had ordered the husband-and-wife team of the Revs. Ronald G. and Linda Norris to conclude their ministry March 10 and to vacate the parsonage by April 1.
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February 4, 2007 | Elaine Woo, Times Staff Writer
Roberta Semple Salter, the daughter and one-time heir to the pulpit of the flamboyant Los Angeles evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson, died of natural causes Jan. 25 in New York City. She was 96. Salter was one of two children of the charismatic and controversial revivalist and faith healer who founded the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel and built Angelus Temple, the white-domed landmark in Echo Park.
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September 11, 2004 | Christiana Sciaudone, Times Staff Writer
The new president of the Los Angeles-based International Church of the Foursquare Gospel said he wanted to restore a sense of confidence in the leadership of the independent Pentecostal denomination. After all, the past two leaders both left their offices after financial investments resulted in substantial losses for the church. Jack Hayford, who is preparing to start his five-year presidency Oct.
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