David Wilkerson (1931–2011)
The author of The Cross and the Switchblade died in a car accident on Wednesday. He was 79. His wife was travelling with him and is in hospital.
It is with deepest sadness that we inform you of the sudden passing of Reverend David Wilkerson Wednesday, April 27, 2011. More information will be posted on the World Challenge website as it becomes available.
From his final blogpost
Beloved, God has never failed to act but in goodness and love. When all means fail—his love prevails. Hold fast to your faith. Stand fast in his Word. There is no other hope in this world.