J.I. Packer (Photo: Sue Careless)
Interview By Ivan Mesa
“Over Christmas macular degeneration struck so that I can no longer read or write.”
For many who have appreciated and benefited from James Innell Packer’s writing ministry – the author of more than 300 books, journal articles, book reviews, dictionary entries and innumerable forewords – this will come as especially saddening news.
Packer, 89, will no longer be able to write as he has before or travel or do any regular preaching. Macular degeneration