Raymond-Jacques Tournay

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Raymond-Jacques Tournay (1912-1999) was a French Dominican, member of the École Biblique, Biblical scholars and assyriologist.


Tournay is recipient of two French titles: ordre national du Mérite (1972) then Légion d'honneur (1981).

On 15 November 1994 the University of Fribourg awarded him an honorary degree for half a century of both scientific activity, efforts to promote peace between Jews and Arabs, and concern for the poor and political prisoners .


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