Nomination Archive

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Number:25 - 8
Name:Lars Olof Jonathan (Nathan) Söderblom
Year, Birth:1866
Year, Death:1931
Profession:Archbishop of Uppsala. Leader of the ecumenical movement.
University:Uppsala University
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1930
Motivation:Archbishop Söderblom advocated peace, pacifism, brotherhood and religious understanding through his work as leader of the ecumenical movement. He wanted to unite religious communities of different nationalities, in order to further international understanding through church unity. Söderblom organized and presided over the first Universal Christian Conference on Life and Work in Stockholm in 1925.
Name:Hans Seip
Profession:Member of the Norwegian parliament.
Country:NORWAY (NO)

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