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|Creator:||Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985|
|Title:||Sermon on "honoring national heroes" and being a pilgrim in the world|
One page typewritten sermon that emphasizes the importance of African American voter registration, and political support for candidates that will eliminate economic and political servitude for African Americans. The sermon also guards against the delivery of promises, expresses the importance of Christians to identify as pilgrims by noting that the Hebrew definition of the word "pilgrim" means that one is a resident of an area without benefiting from the rights of citizenship, and the Greek definition of the word means to live amongst people who are not one's own. The sermon also asserts that Jesus Christ should be honored as a universal hero who has served the people of all nations.
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Local identification number: pns001
|Subjects:||Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985--Sermons | Sermons, American--20th century | Sermons, American--African American authors | Sermons--South Carolina | African Americans--Suffrage | Voter registration--South Carolina | Civil rights--Religious aspects--Christianity | Pilgrims and pilgrimages in the Bible | Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages | Jesus Christ--Example | Jesus Christ--Leadership | Heroes--Religious aspects--Christianity|
|Collection:||Isaiah DeQuincey Newman, (1911-1985), Papers, 1929-2003|
|Institution:||University of South Carolina|
|Contributors:||South Carolina Political Collections | University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections | Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Collection (University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections|
Folder: Newman, Sermons, 1940-1949, Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Papers, South Carolina Political Collections, The University of South Carolina Libraries
|Rights and Usage:|
Digital image copyright 2008, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact South Carolina Political Collections, USC, Columbia, SC 29208.
Forms part of online collection: Isaiah De Quincey Newman (1911-1985) Papers, 1929-2003.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://digital.tcl.sc.edu/u?/idn,1767|