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Church historian leaves book legacy to EMU

He donated or sold 12,000 or more books to EMU and contributed in numerous other ways to the school over a 60-year period. Irvin B. Horst, 94, currently resides at Oak Lea at Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community. The Anabaptist scholar’s professional career took him to several European countries and lengthy teaching stints in Holland and at EMU. His spouse, Ava Rohrer Horst, d ...More

Veteran EMU Prof Co-Authors Church History Volume

Edsel Burdge (l). and Samuel L. Horst review the final draft of their book prior to publication in the Menno Simons Historical Library at EMU. Photo by Jim Bishop A retired EMU history professor has ...More