A White Preacher’s Message on Race and Reconciliation: Based by Robert Graetz,John Lewis

By Robert Graetz,John Lewis

In 1955, while the Montgomery Bus Boycott started, writer Bob Graetz was once the younger white pastor of a black Lutheran Church in Montgomery. His church and his domestic have been within the black neighborhood and he and his spouse one of the few whites who supported the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Their church and residential have been either bombed; their lives have been threatened usually. yet Graetz by no means wavered, and his Montgomery studies, acknowledged in wealthy aspect right here, formed a protracted ministerial profession that usually emphasised equality and justice matters irrespective of the place his name took him. as well as Graetz’s boycott memoirs, this booklet comprises provocative chapters on white privilege, black forgiveness, and the present-day demanding situations for human and civil rights.

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