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Sermon, November 17, 1969, based on Matthew 5:7

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Sermon, November 17, 1969, based on Matthew 5:7
Date:1969 Nov. 17, 2008

Four pages of a handwritten sermon dated November 17, 1969 that begins with a passage from the Biblical text Matthew 5:7, and emphasizes the importance of mercy. The sermon asserts that to be merciful, one must be kind, one must have compassion for others, and one must recognize one's own need to be shown mercy. The sermon also states that to refuse to be merciful to others is to deny one's own opportunity to be shown mercy.

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Local identification number: pns5911

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. Matthew | Mercy | Kindness--Religious aspects--Christianity | Compassion--Religious aspects--Christianity | Humility--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
Original Material:

Folder: Newman, Sermons, 1969-1979, Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Papers, South Carolina Political Collections, The University of South Carolina Libraries

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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,2041