Martin Luther King, Jr. I Have A Dream Speech - YouTube
Martin Luther King, Jr., (January 15, 1929-April 4, 1968) was born Michael Luther King, Jr., but later had his name changed to Martin. His grandfather began ...
'Old Dixie Highway' renamed for Barack Obama crosses Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
As a strike against its "racist" past, a city in Florida has renamed a stretch of Old Dixie Highway for Barack Obama.
Dr. King Is Assassinated - Apr 04, 1968
On this day in History, Dr. King is assassinated on Apr 04, 1968. Just after 6 p.m. on April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. is fatally shot while standing on the balcony outside his second-story room...
The Woman Who Almost Killed Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
It’s a forgotten story in which the Civil Rights movement narrowly escaped a crippling blow in 1958. It’s also the story of the woman who tried to be an assassin and failed and is now very old, free,...
Black History Month menu at university features fried chicken, collard greens
Menu at Ohio’s Wright State University showing image of Martin Luther King Jr prompts apologies from dining service and institution’s president
J. Edgar Hoover’s wretched attempt to destroy Martin Luther King in a letter
Beverly Gage is a Yale University professor who finds ways to tell us about our present by looking at the past. She is married to a friend of mine, Dan Perkins, who is better known as the cartoonist T...
H. Richard Niebuhr
Helmut Richard Niebuhr (September 3, 1894 – July 5, 1962) is considered one of the most important Christian theological ethicists in 20th century America, most known for his 1951 book Christ and Cultu...
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for ...
Adam Maida
Adam Joseph Maida (born March 18, 1930) is an American cardinal prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Detroit, Michigan from 1990 to 2009, and was ele...
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Michael Lodahl
Michael Lodahl is a theologian in the Church of the Nazarene. He graduated from Northwest Nazarene College in 1977, graduated Summa Cum Laude from Nazarene Theological Seminary in 1981, and earned a P...
Charles Caldwell Ryrie
Charles Caldwell Ryrie (born March 2, 1925) is a Christian writer and theologian who served as professor of systematic theology and dean of doctoral studies at Dallas Theological Seminary and as presi...
William Weston Patton
Rev. William Weston Patton (19 October 1821, New York City - 1889), was president of Howard University, a fierce abolitionist and one of the contributors to the words of John Brown's Body. He was the...
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Jason BeDuhn
Jason David BeDuhn, Ph.D. is an historian of religion and culture, currently Professor of Religious Studies at Northern Arizona University.BeDuhn holds a B.A. in Religious studies from the University ...
Peter Enns
Peter Eric Enns (born January 2, 1961) is a biblical scholar, theologian, and writer. He has written widely on hermeneutics, the relationship between science and religion, Christianity and evolution, ...
Irving Francis Wood
Irving Francis Wood, Ph. D. (1861-1934 ) was an American biblical scholar.Professor Wood was born at Walton, New York. He graduated from Hamilton College in 1885 with a Bachelor of Arts degree, and t...
Charles William Schaeffer
Charles William Schaeffer (born in Hagerstown, Maryland, 5 May 1813; died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 15 March 1896) was a Lutheran clergyman and theologian of the United States.
His parents we...
Samuel Hanson Cox
Samuel Hanson Cox (August 25, 1793 – October 2, 1880) was an American Presbyterian minister and a leading abolitionist.Cox was born in Rahway, New Jersey, of Quaker stock. After renouncing his r...
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Henry Boynton Smith
Henry Boynton Smith (November 21, 1815 - February 7, 1877), United States theologian, was born in Portland, Maine.He graduated at Bowdoin College in 1834; studied theology at Andover, where his health...
Neal Henry Gillespie
Neal Henry Gillespie, C.S.C. (January 19, 1831 – November 12, 1874) was an American Catholic religious figure.He was the brother of Eliza Maria Gillespie; born in Washington County, Pennsylvania; died...
Richard C. Halverson
The Reverend Richard Christian Halverson, D.D., (1916-December 1, 1995), was born in Pingree, North Dakota. He attended Valley City State Teacher College in Valley City, North Dakota, before earning a...
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Caspar René Gregory
Caspar René Gregory (November 6, 1846–April 9, 1917) was an American-born German theologian.
Gregory was born in Philadelphia. He studied theology at two Presbyterian seminaries: in 1865–67...
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Thomas J. J. Altizer
Thomas Jonathan Jackson Altizer (born May 28, 1927) is a radical theologian who incorporated Friedrich Nietzsche's conception of the "death of God" into his teachings.
Altizer was born in Charlest...
Thomas Bowman (Methodist Episcopal bishop)
Thomas Bowman (1817–1914) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, elected in 1872. He was born 15 July 1817 at Berwick, Pennsylvania.
Bowman earned his B.A. degree from Dickinso...
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Leon J. Wood
Leon James Wood (1918–1977) was an American theologian.He is the author of one of the few books on the Holy Spirit as portrayed in the Old Testament as opposed to the New Testament. Wood wrote, "The e...
Darrell Guder
Darrell Likens Guder is a theologian and missiologist who currently serves as Princeton Theological Seminary’s Henry Winters Luce Professor of Missional and Ecumenical Theology. He received his Ph.D. ...