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...
Michael J. Buckley
Professor Emeritus Michael J. Buckley, S.J. (born 1931) is the retired Bea Professor of Theology at Santa Clara University. Prior to his accepting that appointment, Professor Buckley was for fourteen ...
Lorenzo Dow
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Adam Maida
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William Mackergo Taylor
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Neo-evangelicalism
Evangelicalism, Evangelical Christianity, or Evangelical Protestantism is a worldwide, transdenominational movement within Protestant Christianity, maintaining that the essence of the gospel consists ...
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Henry Clay Vedder
Henry Clay Vedder, D.D. (February 26, 1853 – October 13, 1935) was an American Baptist church historian.
He was born in De Ruyter, New York.He graduated at the University of Rochester in 1873 and ...
John James McCook (professor)
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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 ...
Tripp York
Fred "Tripp" York is a professor of religion and a prolific Mennonite writer (B.A., Trevecca Nazarene University; M.T.S., Duke University; Ph.D., Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary). His writing...
Irving Francis Wood
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John E. Sanders
John E. Sanders is an American Christian theologian. He currently serves as professor of religious studies at Hendrix College. Sanders is best known for his promotion of open theism but he has also wr...
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...
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...
Edwin Lewis
Edwin Lewis (1881–1959) was an American Methodist theologian primarily associated with Drew University in New Jersey.Born in Great Britain, Lewis traveled to Canada as a missionary before contin...
Neal Henry Gillespie
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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...
Alfred Boeddeker
Alfred Boeddeker, O.F.M. (August 7, 1903 — January 1, 1994) was an American Franciscan friar who is best known for having founded humanitarian programs to aid the poor and marginalised in the San Fran...
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John Christian Keener
John Christian Keener (February 7, 1819 – January 19, 1906) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, elected in 1870.
John was born February 7, 1819 in Baltimore, Maryland,...