November 8, 1876, Easton, Pennsylvania.

January 27, 1948.

Educated at the Theological Seminary at Mount Airy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mattes pastored in Trenton, New Jersey (1901–15), and Scranton, Pennsylvania (1915–38), and was a professor of theology at Wartburg Theological Seminary, Dubuque, Iowa (1939–48).

  1. Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming
  2. O Spirit of Life