Wilhelm Eduard Vischer (30 April 1895 in Davos – 27 November 1988 in Montpellier) was a Swiss pastor, theologian, Hebraist, Old Testament scholar and amateur Lied lyricist. One of his major areas of study was that of Christ in the Old Testament.
From 1934 he was pastor of the German-speaking evangelical church in Lugano. In the same year he published the first volume of Das Christuszeugnis des Alten Testaments on the Pentateuch. In 1942 the second volume on the early prophets and Joshua to Kings. He was a pastor in Basel till 1947 when he moved to become professor of Old Testament in Montpellier.
- Who's who in Switzerland including the principality of Liechtenstein 1964 "VISCHER Wilhelm. Dr. divinity, Prof. of Hebrew language and Old Testament. b. April 30, 1895. s. of Eberhard V., ..."
- Stefan Felber Wilhelm Vischer als Ausleger der Heiligen Schrift: Eine Untersuchung zum Christuszeugnis des Alten Testaments 1999
- Gottfried Michaelis Der Fall Vischer – Ein Kapitel aus dem Kirchenkampf Bielefeld 1994.