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Oloph Bexell

Oloph Bexell, Swedish history professor. Fellow President of Societas Suecana Pro Fide et Christianismo, vice president of Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences of Uppsala.

Background

  • Bexell, Oloph was born on June 6, 1947 in Kalmar, Sweden. Son of Carl Bexell and Märtha (Björkman) Bexel.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Divinity, Uppsala University, 1988.

    Career

    • Ordained Church of Sweden, Växjö, 1974. Research worker Uppsala University, 1988—1991, associate professor, 1990, senior lecturer, 1992—2000, ecclesiology and ecclesial life professor, since 2000, history professor Sweden, since 2006, board member, since 1993, deputy dean, since 2008.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Committee member Swedish Church Union, 1989—1998. President St Ansgar Foundation, since 1995, Segelberg Foundation Research History of Liturgy, since 1997, Societas Suecana Pro Fide et Christianismo, since 2005, Swedish Society Church History, since 2006. Member of International Academy Practical Theology, Royal Manuscripts Society, Societas Liturgica.

    Connections

    • Married Christina Ericsson, August 23, 1975.
    • father: Carl Bexell Bexel
    • mother: Märtha (Björkman) Bexel
    • spouse: Christina Ericsson
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    Born June 6, 1947
    (age 70)
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    • 1988
      Uppsala University
    • 1974
      Ordained Church of Sweden
      Växjö, Kronobergs Lan, Sweden
    • 2008
      research worker, Uppsala University