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Ebenezer Baptist Church

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Creator:Freeman, Greg
Title:Ebenezer Baptist Church
Date:2005 Sept. 23

Encyclopedia article about Ebenezer Baptist Church, the home church of Martin Luther King Jr. and arguably the civil rights movement's spiritual hub. A Progressive National Baptist Convention affiliate, one of three African American Baptist conventions in the country, Ebenezer remains socially and politically active while serving the community through various ministries.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Subjects:Baptists--Georgia--Atlanta | African American Baptists--Georgia--Atlanta | Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Collection:New Georgia Encyclopedia
Institution:New Georgia Encyclopedia
Contributors:New Georgia Encyclopedia (Project) | Georgia Humanities Council | University of Georgia. Press | Merrill-Hall New Media | GALILEO (Georgia statewide project)
Online Publisher:2005-09-23
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Cite as: "Ebenezer Baptist Church," New Georgia Encyclopedia. Retrieved [date]: http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org.

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