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Sermon, May 28, 1944, Memorial Sunday, "Heroes of Faith"

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Sermon, May 28, 1944, Memorial Sunday, "Heroes of Faith"
Date:1944 May 28, 2008

One page of a typewritten sermon dated May 28, 1944. The sermon, delivered in honor of Memorial Day, begins with a passage from the Biblical text Hebrews 11:13, and describes sacrifices made in faith by people who did not live to see the benefits of their efforts. The sermon refers to the casualties of African American soldiers in World War II, and emphasizes that their sacrifices should inspire other African Americans to achieve the benefits of full citizenship.

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Local identification number: pns4405a

Subjects:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985--Sermons | Sermons, American--20th century | Sermons, American--African American authors | Sermons--South Carolina | Bible--Liturgical use--20th century | Bible--Quotations | Bible--Sermons | Bible. Hebrews | Memorial Day sermons--South Carolina | Sacrifice--Christianity | Faith | African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina | United States--Armed Forces--African Americans | World War, 1939-1945--Casualties
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
Original Material:

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.

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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,1829