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Kretzmann, Otto Paul

(May 7, 1901–September 14, 1975). B. Stamford, Connecticut; educ. Conc. Sem., St. Louis, Missouri; instr. Conc. Sem., Springfield, Illinois, 1924–34; ex. secy. Walther League (see Young People's Organizations, Christian, II 3) 1934–40; pres. Valparaiso (Indiana) U. (see Universities in the United States, Lutheran, 5) 1940–68, chancellor 1968–74; Works include Hosanna in the Whirlwind; The Pilgrim; The Road Back to God; The Sign of the Cross; coauthor Voices of the Passion.

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