Russell A. Peterson was born in Minneapolis and served as a Lutheran Pastor in South Dakota. One of his interests was trends in Higher Education and the place of the Church in Christian Higher Education.
Despite the sub-title this translation is not connected to the Bible in Basic English published at about the same time in Great Britain.
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Title: The Modern Message of the Psalms The Psalms in Basic English By Russell A. Peterson Author of "Luther for Today"
Publisher: Boston: Meador Publishing Company Publishers
References: Chamberlin 335-2.
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