New Pastor for Asylum Hill Congregational Church

12/15/1973 |


The Courant reported that Asylum Hill Congregational Church had selected Walter D. Wagoner to succeed Bernard T. Drew as senior minister.


  1. Wagoner was selected by the Pastoral Selection Committee of the church.
  2. He was scheduled to begin his ministry at the church on January 27, 1974.

  1. The pastoral selection committee was organized on December 6, 1972.
  2. Bernard Drew retired effective April 22, 1973.

The church would hold a special ceremony for Drew on December 23, 1973.

Unattributed, “Asylum Hill Selects Its New Pastor,” Hartford Courant, December 15, 1973, page 27.

Walter Wagoner
Asylum Hill Congregational Church


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