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  • Cheryl Swanson

    Cornelia "Corrie" ten Boom (Amsterdam, April 15, 1892 – Orange, California, April 15, 1983) was a Dutch Christian, who with her father and other family members helped many Jews escape the Nazi Holocaust during World War II. Her family was arrested due to an informant in 1944, and her father died 10 days later at Scheveningen prison where they were first held. A sister, brother and nephew were released, but Corrie and her sister Betsie were sent to Ravensbruck concentration camp, where only Corrie survived. Ten Boom wrote numerous books and spoke frequently in the postwar years about her experiences. She aided Holocaust survivors. She wrote an autobiography, The Hiding Place (1971), about her experiences.

  • Ratio Christi

    Corrie Ten Boom (1892-1983): "You can never learn that Christ is all you need, until Christ is all you have." Corrie and her family, Dutch Christians, hid many Jewish people during World War II. For doing this, she, her sister, father and a nephew were sent to concentration camps. Only Corrie emerged alive. Author of "The Hiding Place" http://www.amazon.com/Hiding-Place-Corrie-Ten-Boom/dp/0800794052/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1400607886&sr=1-1&keywords=the+hiding+place

  • Dave Alan

    Writer of amazing books and war hero -Cornelia "Corrie" ten Boom (Amsterdam, April 15, 1892 – April 15, 1983) was a Dutch Christian, who with her father and other family members helped many Jews escape the Nazi Holocaust during World War II. Her family was arrested due to an informant in 1944, and her father died 10 days later at Scheveningen prison where they were first held. Corrie and her sister Betsie were sent to Ravensbruck concentration camp, where only Corrie survived.

  • Open Doors USA

    #CorrietenBoom- along with her family, Corrie helped many Jews escape the Nazi Holocaust during World War II. Corrie and her sister Betsie were sent to Ravensbruck concentration camp, where Betsie died. Corrie wrote many books, preached around the world, speaking passionately about her faith in God and the power of forgiveness. Her autobiography, The Hiding Place is amazing!

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I've apologized, I've Forgiven and am working on forgetting and hopefully for our large group of mutual friends we become friends again!

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