The beloved community, America!
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The beloved community, America!

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Published by Branden Press in Boston .
Written in English


  • Meditations.,
  • National characteristics, American.

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StatementBy Thomas S. Cochard.
LC ClassificationsBV4832.2 .C58
The Physical Object
Pagination229 p. ;
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5442399M
ISBN 100828315396
LC Control Number73092509

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To this end, Charles Marsh points out in his book, “The Beloved Community”: “Participation in community-building partnerships more often than not promotes an appreciation for greater government involvement, even as it raises awareness of the scale of povertyand exclusion in America/5. Billy Graham and the Beloved Community America's Evangelist and the Dream of Martin Luther King, Jr. Authors: NA, NA Free Preview.   In The Beloved Community, theologian and award-winning author Charles Marsh traces the history of the spiritual vision that animated the civil rights movement and shows how it . Dr. King's Beloved Community is a global vision in which all people can share in the wealth of the earth. In the Beloved Community, poverty, hunger and homelessness will not be tolerated because international standards of human decency will not allow it.

Father Raymond E. Brown was the foremost scholar of Johannine literature--and possibly all New Testament literature--in the 20th century. I took up The Community of the Beloved Disciple for a graduate-level New Testament course, and though it should be accessible to any serious student of the Bible, the highly academic presentation could prove to be somewhat dry/5(11). In , writing in the newsletter of the newly formed Southern Christian Leadership Conference, he described the purpose and goal of that organization as follows: "The ultimate aim of SCLC is to foster and create the ‘beloved community’ in America where brotherhood is a reality.. . Beloved Community Services Corporation is a (3)(c) organization that was created to serve the educational, health & social services needs of underserved persons in Baltimore. Our direct services and programs are in the areas of education, job placement, food distribution, emergency funds, urban economic & commercial development, business. Rather, The Beloved Community was for him a realistic, achievable goal that could be attained by a critical mass of people committed to and trained in the philosophy and methods of nonviolence. Dr. King’s Beloved Community is a global vision, in which all people can share in the wealth of the earth.

In The Beloved Community, Charles Marsh shows that the same spiritual vision that animated the civil rights movement remains a vital source of moral energy today. The Beloved Community lays out an exuberant new vision for progressive Christianity and reclaims the centrality of faith in the quest for social justice and authentic community. Beloved is a novel by the American writer Toni Morrison. Set after the American Civil War (–65), it is inspired by the life of Margaret Garner, an African American who escaped slavery in Kentucky in late January by crossing the Ohio River to Ohio, a free by: The Becoming Beloved Community Vision Document and accompanying resources help us to understand and take up the long-term commitments necessary to form loving, liberating and life-giving relationships with each other. Together, we are growing as reconcilers, justice-makers, and healers in . Fond of twitting conservatives who profess faith but then flock to the likes of Oliver North, Perkins joins many other progressive Christians in the South who are committed to resisting racism and injustice and to founding that city-on-a-hill vision of “the beloved community,” a body embraced but not contained by .