Fergus Falls Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via The Age 

    Finding out how much of Jesus was true

    Marcus Borg, a scholar was who popularized a liberal intellectual approach to Christianity with his lectures and books about Jesus as a historical figure. He was among a group of scholars, known as the Jesus Seminar, who set off an uproar with its very public efforts to discern collectively which of Jesus' acts and utterances could be confirmed as historically true, and which were probably myths Marcus Borg, a scholar was who popularized a liberal intellectual approach to Christianity with his lectures and books about Jesus as a historical figure.

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  • Thursday Jan 22 | via The Columbian 

    Liberal theologian Borg dead at 72

    Marcus J. Borg, a prominent liberal theologian who attracted praise and controversy by helping to lead efforts to analyze Jesus as a historical figure, has died at age 72. Borg died Wednesday at his home in Portland, according to his publisher, HarperOne. The publisher announced Thursday that Borg had been suffering from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a scarring or thickening of the lungs that makes it difficult to breathe.

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  • Monday Jan 19 | via Journal 

    David Braun

    REDWOOD?FALLS - David Braun, 64, of Redwood Falls and formerly of Centuria, Wisconsin, died Jan, 18, 2015 at his home. Service will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 23, at Nelson-Martin Funeral Home in Redwood Falls.

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  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via The Messenger 

    Evelyn I. Ruby

    Evelyn I. Ruby, 87, of Humboldt, passed away January 13, 2015 at the Humboldt Care Center North. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the Zion Lutheran Church in Humboldt with the Rev.

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  • Sunday Jan 11 | via Pequot Lakes Echo 

    Carol VanderLinden

    Visitation will be from 3-4 p.m., followed by the service at 4 p.m., Friday at Olson Funeral Home in Fergus Falls.

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