James A. Pike
AboutJames A. Pike was a bishop of the Episcopal church and a staff member of the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions. He served as a senior trial attorney for the U. S. Security and Exchange Committee and was an officer in Navel Intelligence.
He was head of the Department of Religion of Columbia University, Dean of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York City, and Bishop in the diocese of California. He taught in three law schools and three theological seminaries. He served as chairman for the California Advisory Committee to the U. S. Civil Rights Commission. He authored many books on law, theology, and ethics, including Doing the Truth, You and the New Immorality, and If This be Heresy.