Otto Reinke

(1875-1921). Evangelist and administrator in the United States, Germany, Switzerland, and Russia. He was born of Lutheran parents in Germany. While in his teens he was baptized by the Free Baptists, but soon thereafter joined the Seventh-day Adventist Church and began selling SDA publications in Danzig and Berlin. In 1895 he enrolled in the nursing course at Battle Creek Sanitarium, and a few years later he and his wife engaged in city mission work in Chicago, Illinois, and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and managed the Helping Hand Mission in San Francisco for two years. In 1900 he was ordained and entered evangelistic work in Wisconsin. Later he worked for a number of years in the Greater New York area among the German-speaking people. He also wrote articles for the Christlicher Hausfreund. About...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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