Lamin Sanneh

Gambian-born American professor (Yale University
Died on Tuesday January 8th 2019


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@churchnewspaper: New article: Lamin Sanneh: ‘African ambassador for the Gospel’, dies following stroke - 4 hours ago

@unixwhisperer: Lamin Sanneh, scholar of Christian missions, dies at age 76 - 5 hours ago

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@TavistockReeves: Giant of Religion in Africa, Dr. Lamin Sanneh, Passes Away - Council on Foreign Relations - 7 hours ago

@ArthurGDavis: What actually happened in the encounter between Western missionaries and non-Christian peoples? A 1987 overview by… - 10 hours ago

@juanjsarmiento: Remembering Dr. Lamin Sanneh, whose deep faith and keen insights have significantly shaped our approach to mission… - 10 hours ago

@MusuTL: RT @CTmagazine: “Lamin was an original. Here was a Muslim boy from up-river Gambia, whose intellectual curiosity was non-stop, and who was… - 10 hours ago

@LivedTheology: Lamin Sanneh, scholar of Christian missions, dies at age 76. “He challenged the assumption that Christianity was me… - 11 hours ago

@theOutreachFndn: Lamin Sanneh was a man of deep faith. Since the age of eighteen, that faith guided a journey that would take him fr… - 12 hours ago

@erikadalya: Lamin Sanneh, Scholar of Islam and Christianity, Dies at 76 via @NYTimes - 14 hours ago

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@JohnCampbellcfr: I'd like to highlight the passing, earlier this month, of Dr. Lamin Sanneh, an important scholar on the spread of I… - 14 hours ago

@EmilyLJudd: RT @KerryAlys: Grateful for the invitation to remember Lamin Sanneh in this beautiful compilation by students and alumni of @YaleDivSchool… - 15 hours ago

@jwilson1812: RT @editordanreid: Reading Lamin Sanneh on translation, vernacular and mission and thinking how fitting it is that my missionary parents ar… - 15 hours ago

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@Yale_CAS: RT @YaleDivSchool: Students and alumni reflect on Lamin Sanneh and what he meant to them and the world. - 17 hours ago

@ajindey: RT @DRLAMINDRAMMEH: Another great #Gambian #Africa intellectual has departed earth for the raptures. The world of academia & faith mourns t… - 17 hours ago

@IslamScienceNet: RT @YaleDivSchool: Students and alumni reflect on Lamin Sanneh and what he meant to them and the world. - 18 hours ago

@spkodowell: RT @YaleDivSchool: Tributes to the late Lamin Sanneh are pouring in. Here are some collected by @CTmagazine. - 18 hours ago

@spkodowell: RT @washingtonpost: Lamin Sanneh, pioneering historian who studied Christianity’s spread, dies at 76 - 18 hours ago

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@spkodowell: RT @NYTObits: Lamin Sanneh, who was born into poverty in a tiny river town in Gambia and became a world-renowned scholar of Christianity an… - 18 hours ago

@kamalweerakoon: From the @ChristianCent archives: recently-deceased Lamin Sanneh on how missionaries, in a manner opposite to the c… - 1 day ago

@timcatchim: RT @germy224: Lamin Sanneh on western guilt complex re: mission and conversion: - 1 day ago

@PeterAHallett: RT @NYTObits: Lamin Sanneh, who was born into poverty in a tiny river town in Gambia and became a world-renowned scholar of Christianity an… - 1 day ago

@mikko4216: RT @MiaFarrow: Dr. Sanneh was “probably the most significant theologian of mission in the English-speaking world today.” RIP Lamin Sanneh,… - 1 day ago

@saulnjie_: RT @DRLAMINDRAMMEH: Another great #Gambian #Africa intellectual has departed earth for the raptures. The world of academia & faith mourns t… - 1 day ago

@DRLAMINDRAMMEH: Another great #Gambian #Africa intellectual has departed earth for the raptures. The world of academia & faith mour… - 1 day ago

@LatestArabNews: Remembering Lamin Sanneh, the World's Leading Expert on Christianity and Islam in Africa – Naija247news - - 1 day ago

@germy224: Lamin Sanneh on western guilt complex re: mission and conversion: - 1 day ago

@luvunoa: RT @CTmagazine: Lamin Sanneh was a Gambian convert from Islam to Christianity, whose scholarship shaped contemporary discourse around world… - 1 day ago

@rafaelofaria: Galerinha da teologia pública, conheçam este cara: A conversation with Lamin Sanneh - 1 day ago

@Naija247new: Remembering Lamin Sanneh, the World’s Leading Expert on Christianity and Islam in Africa - 1 day ago

@meredithlake1: Professor Lamin Sanneh, a remarkable scholar ‘at the vanguard of the movement to study Christianity as a global rel… - 1 day ago

@YaleAlumni: RT @YaleDivSchool: Students and alumni reflect on Lamin Sanneh and what he meant to them and the world. - 1 day ago

@mcginleychair: RT @YaleDivSchool: Students and alumni reflect on Lamin Sanneh and what he meant to them and the world. - 1 day ago

@samharrelson: Remembering Prof. Lamin Sanneh (I'll gladly go back to @YaleDivSchool and graduate again in '20 rather than '00 if… - 1 day ago

@YaleDivSchool: Students and alumni reflect on Lamin Sanneh and what he meant to them and the world. - 1 day ago

@KerryAlys: Grateful for the invitation to remember Lamin Sanneh in this beautiful compilation by students and alumni of… - 1 day ago

@Naija247new: Lamin Sanneh, the Gambian scholar who shaped contemporary discourse around World Christianity and missions in Afric… - 1 day ago

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@NewsToter: In #Memoriam: #LaminSanneh, 1942-2019 - 2 days ago

@KnoxCollegeCA: Remembering an inspiring man who passed away last week. Knox's Prof. Esther Acolatse said, “When I asked how he fou… - 2 days ago

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@AnnGerhart: RT @CTmagazine: We asked eight scholars, theologians, and missiologists to remember the late great Lamin Sanneh - 2 days ago

@dan_ebert4: An important mission voice! - 2 days ago

@MimoCT: RT @Yale_OIA: Thoughts, prayers, and well wishes to Lamin Sanneh's family. He was a great man who we will all miss terribly. - 2 days ago

@bethanyhoang: Mourning the loss of an extraordinary, faithful scholar: Lamin Sanneh. I once had the unforgettable privilege of si… - 2 days ago

@EmilyLangerWP: RT @harrisondsmith: When Lamin Sanneh began studying Christianity in Africa, many scholars dismissed his work, saying African Christianity… - 2 days ago

@YaleGLC: RT @Yale_OIA: Thoughts, prayers, and well wishes to Lamin Sanneh's family. He was a great man who we will all miss terribly. - 2 days ago

@brauliaribeiro: Lamin Sanneh, scholar of Christian missions, dies at age 76 - 2 days ago

@CircleReader: RT @ChristianCent: Lamin Sanneh is remembered as a superb scholar and a giant in the field of world Christianity. - 2 days ago

@CircleReader: RT @MikeysWake: A consistent champion of civil rights in Gambia, Ghana, Senegal, the U.S., and throughout Africa, even for those he differe… - 2 days ago

@CircleReader: RT @samharrelson: So saddened to hear of the passing of Prof Lamin Sanneh. He was not only a wonderful professor @YaleDivSchool but a genui… - 2 days ago

@CircleReader: RT @RNS: Professor Lamin Sanneh of Yale Divinity School died unexpectedly from a stroke on Sunday. He was 76. "The rains may have run out… - 2 days ago

@lordknows262: RT @MiaFarrow: Dr. Sanneh was “probably the most significant theologian of mission in the English-speaking world today.” RIP Lamin Sanneh,… - 2 days ago

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@Yale_OIA: Thoughts, prayers, and well wishes to Lamin Sanneh's family. He was a great man who we will all miss terribly. - 2 days ago

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@mcginleychair: RT @YaleDivSchool: Great package of stories on the late Lamin Sanneh at @ChristianCent. - 2 days ago

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@MYDekel469: RT @isarosepress: Lamin Sanneh, Scholar of Islam and Christianity, Dies at 76 — NYT > Books - 2 days ago

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@Smattlaw: RT @Maranathakurios: "As an African, a superb scholar, and a convert from Islam, Lamin Sanneh saw from the outside what those raised on the… - 2 days ago

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@rSanti97: RT @michaelluo: Extraordinary life. Lamin Sanneh, giant of a theologian and father of @newyorker staff writer Kelefa Sanneh. - 2 days ago

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@Den_Fabrizi: RT @AfricaNowOnline: Lamin Sanneh, Scholar of Islam and Christianity, Dies at 76 - 3 days ago

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@AllSaintsRadiio: RT @CTmagazine: “Lamin was an original. Here was a Muslim boy from up-river Gambia, whose intellectual curiosity was non-stop, and who was… - 3 days ago

@revgregbrewer: RT @CTmagazine: “Lamin was an original. Here was a Muslim boy from up-river Gambia, whose intellectual curiosity was non-stop, and who was… - 3 days ago

@iamfujimura: RT @CTmagazine: “Lamin was an original. Here was a Muslim boy from up-river Gambia, whose intellectual curiosity was non-stop, and who was… - 3 days ago

@MassBible: Lamin Sanneh, Scholar of Islam and Christianity, Dies at 76 - 3 days ago

@Alma_Ruth: #Christian #Muslims #CT #ChristianityToday Rest In Peace, Brother - 3 days ago

@BostonDecl: RT @HarvardDivinity: HDS faculty and leaders are remembering @YaleDivSchool Prof. Lamin Sanneh as "a dear friend, a senior colleague and a… - 3 days ago

@ryanlenorabrown: Today in motivation for a productive week: “When I asked how he found time to write so much, he simply said: ‘Becau… - 3 days ago

@davegullett: @kouya @washingtonpost Ran an article on Dr. Sanneh: “Lamin Sanneh, pioneering historian who studied Christianity’s… - 3 days ago

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@harrisondsmith: When Lamin Sanneh began studying Christianity in Africa, many scholars dismissed his work, saying African Christian… - 3 days ago

@AyseBirselSeck: “I made the mental journey out of my world long before I made the physical journey.” RIP Lamin Sanneh, Scholar of I… - 3 days ago

@drWilda: EXCERPT [Lamin Sanneh's] “Abolitionists Abroad: American Blacks and the Making of Modern West Africa” (1999) ... re… - 3 days ago

@SomerEmpress: “When I asked how he found time to write so much, he simply said: ‘Because I’m afraid one day I’ll be asked by God… - 3 days ago

@eu_are: RT @YaleDivSchool: Tributes to the late Lamin Sanneh are pouring in. Here are some collected by @CTmagazine. - 3 days ago

@eu_are: RT @CSWCEdinburgh: A tribute to Lamin Sanneh from Andrew F. Walls. - 3 days ago

@Jthenry: Lamin Sanneh, Scholar of Islam and Christianity, Dies at 76 - 3 days ago

@DashDeCosta: Lamin Sanneh, Scholar of Islam and Christianity, Dies at 76 via @NYTimes - 3 days ago

@Robs_News: RT @CTmagazine: We asked eight scholars, theologians, and missiologists to remember the late great Lamin Sanneh - 4 days ago

@travismyers71: RT @CTmagazine: We asked eight scholars, theologians, and missiologists to remember the late great Lamin Sanneh - 4 days ago

@JoeFeagin: RT @BrentNYT: RIP to the Yale religious scholar Lamin Sanneh, who saw how Islam and Christianity took hold in Africa. - 4 days ago

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