Obituary: THE REVD DR R. T. FRANCE
Posted: 14 Mar 2012 @ 00:00
The Revd David Winter writes:
THE Revd Dr Richard Thomas — better known as Dick — France, who died on 10 February, aged 73, was an outstanding New Testament scholar, whose commentaries on the Synoptic Gospels are to be found on many a preacher’s bookshelf.
His linguistic and textual skills, however, were primarily employed throughout his career to enable ordinary Christians, as well as scholars, to enjoy and profit from the scriptures. So, alongside his ...
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