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Sermon, May 16, 1943, "Los[s]es and Gains of Religion"

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Sermon, May 16, 1943, "Los[s]es and Gains of Religion"
Date:1943 May 16, 2007

Two pages of a handwritten sermon dated May 16, 1943, and titled "Los[s]es and Gains of Religion." The sermon begins with a passage from the Biblical text Matthew 16:25, describes self-denial as a Christian duty, warns that the pursuit of gratification is a spiritual distraction, and reminds that there are consequences to rejecting religious faith in favor of achieving worldly goals.

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Local identification number: pns4305

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 | Self-sacrifice | Pleasure--Religious aspects--Christianity | Spiritual direction--Christianity | Sin
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: General, 1929-1949, Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Papers, South Carolina Political Collections, The University of South Carolina Libraries

Rights and Usage:

Digital image copyright 2007, 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,2471