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...
William Brewster (Mayflower passenger)
William Brewster (c. 1566 – April 1644) was an English official and Mayflower passenger in 1620. In Plymouth Colony he became a Separatist leader and preacher.
William Brewster was most probably b...
William Brewster (Mayflower passenger) - Wikipedia
John H. Dietrich
John Hassler Dietrich (1878 - 1957) was a Unitarian minister, born at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, is called the "Father of Religious Humanism". He was educated at Franklin and Marshall College and a...
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Michael Bauman
Michael E. Bauman (born 1950) is Professor of Theology and Culture and Director of Christian Studies at Hillsdale College. He is also a member of the faculty of Summit Ministries, in Manitou Springs,...
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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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 ...
Charles Carroll Everett
Charles Carroll Everett (June 19, 1829, Brunswick, Maine - October 16, 1900, Cambridge, Massachusetts) was an American divine and philosopher.Everett graduated from Bowdoin College in 1850, after whic...
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...
Ivy League Presidents
The Ivy League is a collegiate athletic conference comprising sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly u...
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Walter Russell Bowie
Walter Russell Bowie (October 8, 1882 – April 23, 1969), was a priest, author, editor, educator, hymn writer, and lecturer in the Episcopal Church (United States).
Walter Russell Bowie was born in...
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...
Charles Cardwell McCabe
Charles Cardwell McCabe (October 11, 1836 – December 19, 1906) was an American who distinguished himself as a Methodist pastor, an Army chaplain during the American Civil War, a Church executive...
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Hector Avalos
Hector Avalos (born October 8, 1958) is a professor of Religious Studies at Iowa State University and the author of several books about religion. He is a former Pentecostal preacher and child evangeli...
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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