|R. A. Torrey (1856-1928), American evangelist, pastor, educator, and writer. Called by D. L. Moody to head Bible institute in Chicago (now Moody Bible Institute). Dean of Bible Institute of Los Angeles. Pastorates included Chicago Avenue Church (now Moody Memorial) and Church of the Open Door, Los Angeles. Worldwide evangelistic meetings with Charlie Alexander. Founded Montrose Bible Conference, PA. Wrote more than forty books.|
Reuben Archer Torrey, D.D.
Founder Montrose Bible Conference 1908
"I have finished my course, I have kept the faith."
Gravestones for R. A. Torrey and his wife, Clara
Montrose Bible Conference
Montrose, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Directions from Harrisburg and Scranton, PA:
Interstate 81 North to Exit 223
Route 492 West
Left on Route 11 South
Right on Route 706 West to Montrose
Right on Locust St.
Across High St. to Lake Ave.
Right on Lake Ave.
Left on Conference Rd.
Look for sign.
Photographs by Stephen & Dorothy Ross for WholesomeWords.org 2012.