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The Tapestry: The Life And Times Of Francis And Edith Schaeffer

Author: Edith Schaeffer
Category: books
First Published in 1981 by: Word Publishing Group - (Library of Congress)

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Out of a desire to document the weaving of her and Francis' life together, Edith begins to write. Between Edith's family letters (which are now printed in two volumes, combined pages equalling 886 pages) and Francis endless collection of papers from their life together she begins to craft the wonderful story. We know from the Francis Schaeffer Collection that Francis had collected over 30,000 pieces of personal correspondence.


Edith documents the story of her and Francis Schaeffer's life together, giving the history and detailed explanation of the founding and continuing work of L'Abri.


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