Re: Hallelujah! Let me introduce myself.
|From:||Peter Bleackley <peter.bleackley@...>|
|Date:||Friday, October 1, 2004, 8:56|
Staving Charlie Brickner:
>My undying thanks to all who helped me overcome this obstacle.
>I am a 63-year-old Catholic priest and the pastor of 3 small parishes
>in the Blue Ridge Mtns. of VA. I have had a love of languages &
>linguistics since I was a child. I can remember checking out grammar
>books from the library as early as the fifth grade. My first formal
>contact was with Latin in high school. I was an R.N. before entering
>the seminary & "did time" in the army (Germany) and the Peace Corps
>(Honduras). I now hold a B.A. in English, a B.A. in natural science,
>an M.A. in comparative religions, & TONS of theology credits. I have
>credits in Latin, Greek, Hebrew, German, French, Italian, & a minor
>in Spanish. I can also read Portuguese. My serious dabblings
>include Dutch, Japanese, Swahili, & Malay.Welcome to the list Father - I'm sorry I didn't reply to your email to me
personally, as I don't tend to reply to emails from people don't already
know. However, I did forward it on to John Cowan.