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The Way of Life


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Christians think about their faith and its living expression
Modern Apostles
A series of programmes for Lent 1960, concerning the lives of twentieth-century Christians
4: C.F. Andrews (born 1871; died 1940)
Charles Freer Andrews - priest; Warden of the Pembroke College Mission, Walworth; Fellow and Chaplain of Pembroke; and Vice-Principal of Westcott House - dedicated his life at thirty-three to the service of Christ in India. He travelled all over the world, helping Indians in trouble, and on his death in 1940 Mahatma Gandhi wrote: In my opinion Charlie Andrews was one of the greatest and best Englishmen... I have not known a better man or a better Christian than C.F. Andrews.'
A recorded impression by those who knew him
Compiled and introduced by Harold Rogers


Unknown: Mahatma Gandhi
Unknown: Charlie Andrews
Unknown: C. F. Andrews.
Introduced By: Harold Rogers

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