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Susan Briehl

Susan Briehl
Short Name: Susan Briehl
Full Name: Briehl, Susan, 1952-
Birth Year: 1952

The Rev. Susan R. Briehl is a pastor of the ELCA. She served as Executive Director of Holden Village, a Lutheran center for renewal in the North Cascade Mountains in Washington State. She began that ministry in August of 1994 along with her husband, Martin Wells.

Previously they served for 8 years as campus pastors at Pacific Lutheran University and for 5 years as pastors of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Bellingham, WA.

She has also been a program associate at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, IL. Susan holds both a B.A. and an M.A. in English from Washington State University and a Master of Divinity from Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in Berkeley, CA. She was ordained in 1981. She has written numerous books, hymns, and worship songs.


Texts by Susan Briehl (7)sort descendingAsInstances
Break now the bread of Christ's sacrifice Susan R. Briehl, b. 1952 (Adapter)7
By your hand you feed your peopleSusan R. Briehl, b. 1952 (Author)2
Holy God, holy and gloriousSusan R. Briehl, b. 1952 (Author)4
O God of Exodus, of mercy sweet and strongSusan Briehl, b. 1952 (Author)2
O God, our rock and havenSusan Briehl, b. 1952 (Author)3
Once we sang and danced with gladnessSusan R. Briehl, b. 1952 (Author)3
The Word became flesh and dwelt among usSusan Briehl, b. 1952 (Author)2
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