Religion: Young Seminary

Hardly since The Hunting of the Snark had there been such a quest. But by last week the University of Chicago's Federated Theological Faculty had found and installed its first permanent dean and was ready to start moving into place among the great seminaries of the U.S.

Dean Jerald Carl Brauer is only 33, and the faculty he heads includes seven members under 40 and 13 more under 50. Crop-headed Jerry Brauer, who looks more like a football coach than a theologian, intends to make teamwork the watchword among his young faculty. "The age of...

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