Download A Strange Freedom: The Best of Howard Thurman on Religious by Howard Thurman,Walter Earl Fluker,Catherine Tumber,Martin E. PDF

By Howard Thurman,Walter Earl Fluker,Catherine Tumber,Martin E. Marty

a religious consultant to Martin Luther King, Jr.; the 1st black dean at a white collage; cofounder of the 1st interracially pastored, intercultural church within the usa, Howard Thurman provided a transcendent imaginative and prescient of our global. This lyrical number of opt for released and unpublished works strains his fight with the actual manifestations of violence and hatred that mark the 20th century. His phrases remind us all that out of spiritual religion emerges social accountability and the ability to remodel lives.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Strange Freedom: The Best of Howard Thurman on Religious Experience and Public Life PDF

Similar biographies of christianity books

Francis of Assisi: Performing the Gospel of Life

Saint Francis of Assisi is still counted one of the most vital personalities of heritage. The lifestyles and beliefs of this humble, semiliterate medieval determine have had a shaping effect at the Christian church that has spilled over into Western tradition at huge. This biography by way of Lawrence Cunningham appears anew at St.

Harvey Cox Reader

Harvey Cox first attracted awareness with the book in 1965 of The Secular urban, an extraordinary theological bestseller, and one of many precise spiritual classics of the Sixties. for the reason that then, via his many books, Cox has been well-known as a willing theological observer of the non secular and cultural scene and a public highbrow proficient at mediating educational and renowned audiences.

Saint Francis of Assisi: Passion, Poverty & the Man Who Transformed the Catholic Church

All Christians be aware of his identify. Few actually recognize the guy. Francis of Assisi was once now not even 5 ft tall. He used to be no longer good informed. And but he's the single saint typically well-known as regulate Christus, the “other Christ. ” Francis is not only any saint—he’s a saint for everybody, no matter what your home or place in existence.

With God in America: The Spiritual Legacy of an Unlikely Jesuit

In 1963, following twenty-three years of not easy exertions and abuse in Russian felony camps, Walter J. Ciszek, S. J. , eventually again to the United States. Had he get back a sour guy, or a guy of decreased religion, it should were tough to fault him. yet he didn’t. For the rest of his years, until eventually his demise in 1984, Fr.

Extra info for A Strange Freedom: The Best of Howard Thurman on Religious Experience and Public Life

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.75 of 5 – based on 45 votes