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James Carroll

Life to the full

Krister Stendahl was a man of the Word. Krister Stendahl was a man of the Word.
By James Carroll
April 21, 2008

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WHAT TO say when a beloved friend dies? Krister Stendahl - once the Harvard Divinity School dean, Lutheran Bishop of Sweden, distinguished theologian, husband and father, man of God - would not have been troubled by mere silence. Krister knew how the mysteries of existence can strike us dumb. Awed speechlessness can be a signal that the holy is near. ... (Full article: 711 words)

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