Appreciation to C. E. Bryant

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BWA General Council Resolution 1982.8

Recognizing the loyal and dedicated service of the Rev. Cyril E. Bryant, Lit.D., the BWA General Council expresses deep appreciation for

  • twenty-five years of devoted ministry to the Baptist World Alliance.
  • skillful editing of BAPTIST WORLD.
  • comprehensive news coverage of happenings in the worldwide family of Baptists.
  • creative feature writing, including his book, Operation Brother’s Brother.
  • communicating Baptist concerns to the secular press.
  • assisting the BWA General Secretary in various administrative duties. The General Council knows Cyril E. Bryant as a capable, humble man whose quality is to make others feel good and important. His many years of faithful service were rendered in the best tradition of a communicator and were an asset to the Baptist World Alliance.


Original Source Bibliography: Claas, Gerhard, editor. Baptist World Alliance 1982 Yearbook: Minutes of the General Council Meeting and Directory. Washington, DC: Baptist World Alliance, 1982.

Original Source Footnote/Endnote: Gerhard Claas, ed., Baptist World Alliance 1982 Yearbook: Minutes of the General Council Meeting and Directory (Washington, DC: Baptist World Alliance, 1982), p. 76.

Online Document Full Citation: BWA General Council Resolution 1982.8 Appreciation to C. E. Bryant;

In-text Online Document Citation: (BWA General Council Resolution 1982.8).

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