Stendahl, Krister

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Krister Stendahl (1921- ) graduated from the University of Uppsala in Sweden with a BD in 1944, a Teol. lic. in 1949, and a ThD in 1954. He is an ordained clergyman in the Church of Sweden (Lutheran) and pastor in the Lutheran Church of America. He served the dioceses of Stockholm and Uppsala until 1951 and taught biblical studies at Uppsala University until 1954, when he joined the faculty of Harvard Divinity School . He became the John H. Morrison Professorship of New Testament Studies in 1958 and the Frothingham Professor of Biblical Studies in 1963. From 1968 to 1979, Stendahl was Dean of Harvard Divinity School and John Lord O'Brian Professor of Divinity. In 1979, he became the Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Divinity, and since his retirement has been the Mellon Professor of Divinity Emeritus. He was Bishop of Stockholm from 1984 to 1988.

From the guide to the Film reel, 1972., (Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School)

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referencedIn Harvard Law School Forums Records Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
referencedIn Freund, Paul A. Paul A. Freund papers. 1918-1993. Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
creatorOf Film reel, 1972. Andover-Harvard Theological Library
referencedIn Papers, 1924-1994. Andover-Harvard Theological Library
referencedIn MacRae, George W. Papers, 1955-1985. Andover-Harvard Theological Library
referencedIn News and Information Services (University of Michigan) photograph series D (faculty and staff portraits), 1946-2006, 1950-1990 Bentley Historica Library University of Michigan
referencedIn Papers, 1878-1972. Andover-Harvard Theological Library
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, oversize, ca. 1829-1985 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
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