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Beskow, Frederik Nathanael

(1865–1953). Swed. theol. Unordained, he preached in his own chapel at Djursholm. Opposed secularism with socially oriented gospel; pacifist; active in behalf of working man. Wrote hymns, including “Ack saliga dag.” Founded workers settlement (Birkagarden) at Stockholm.

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