by David Roach, posted Monday, October 22, 2018 (4 years ago)
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KALISPELL, Mont. (BP) -- Eugene Peterson, bestselling Christian author known for "The Message" paraphrase of Scripture, died today (Oct. 22). He was 85.
Pastor of Christ Our King Presbyterian Church in Bel Air, Md., for nearly 30 years, Peterson published more than 30 books on biblical spirituality, pastoral theology and Christian living, including his 2013 memoir "The Pastor" and "A Long Obedience in the Same Direction."
Less than a week before Peterson's death, news broke he had been placed in ... Read More