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Dr Ralph Dana Winter
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1924
Los Altos
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: May 20, 2009
Pasadena
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Missiologist, Educator, Inovator, Religious Leader, Founder of the U.S. Center for World Missions in Pasadena, California. Founder of the William Carey Library and Mission Frontier Society. A Missionary with the Presbyterian Church in Guatemala 1957. While in Guatemala Ralph Winter with Jim Emery began the program Theological Education by Extension (TEE). He returned to the United States to be on the faculty of the School of World Missions at Fuller Theological Seminary. By 1974 Winter delivered the key note address at the Lausanne Congress on World Evangelization sponsored by the Billy Graham Evangelism Association. His presentation "The Highest Priority: Cross Cultural Evangelism," was a turning point in the world christian movement. He was a long time friend with the late Dawson Trotman, founder of The Navigators and Bill Bright, founder of Campus Crusade for Christ. His association with the Rev. Billy Graham is recognized for the Global Outreach of the Graham Association. In 2005 he was named by Time magazine as one of the 25 most influencial Evangelicals in America. Ralph Winter was considered the most influential missionologist in the 20th century.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Roberta Helm Winter (1930 - 2001)
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Ashes scattered at various places of meaning to the Winter Family.
 
Created by: Robert C. Peurifoy
Record added: Aug 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40587022
 

Your mission to the world still carries on.
- Dave Rice
 Added: Jul. 3, 2014
GODSPEED//REST WELL
- Jeannie
 Added: Aug. 19, 2011

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 Added: Mar. 27, 2010
 
 
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