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