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24126Re: [XTalk] Bob Schacht

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  • Gordon Raynal
    Jan 1, 2013
      Bill,

      Thanks for letting us know. May he Rest in Peace.

      Gordon Raynal
      Inman, SC

      On Jan 1, 2013, at 10:37 AM, William Arnal wrote:

      >
      >
      > Hi everyone (cross posted to crosstalk and gthomas):
      >
      > I hate to begin your year with bad news, but I discovered last night
      > that our very own Bob Schacht has passed away. I do not know the
      > precise details, but my impression is that it was at home, and
      > relatively sudden.
      >
      > I think this is a great loss to all of us. Bob has been a HUGE on-
      > line presence since the very beginning of crosstalk -- which means
      > some of us have been talking to him about Christian origins for
      > almost twenty years. Always civil, clear, on point, and firm in his
      > arguments, and indefatigable in his commitment to conversation on
      > these lists. I do not think I ever met Bob face to face in all this
      > time, so for me, at least, this has been a relationship undertaken
      > completely on-line, first via email lists, then facebook as well.
      > Yet I find myself feeling like Bob was a friend of long-standing and
      > substance, and I think my life, at least, is and will be diminished
      > by his absence.
      >
      > best regards, all,
      > Bill
      > ______________________
      > William Arnal
      > University of Regina
      >
      >
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