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Credo

William Sloane Coffin
Credo
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Credo

William Sloane Coffin

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For half a century, the Rev. William Sloane Coffin has stood as a force for progressive religion in America and in the world. Becoming famous in the 1960's while leading a very public opposition to the Vietnam War as Chaplain at Yale University, he was indicted by the government in the Benjamin Spock conspiracy trial. He marched alongside Martin Luther King Jr., was jailed as a Freedom Rider, and became one of the most forceful Christian voices in the Civil Rights movement. He was the first President of SANE/FREEZE: Campaign for Global Security and lobbied for nuclear disarmament. Later, he served as Senior Minister of the prestigious Riverside Church in New York City, where he inspired thousands and continued to be a powerful voice for conscience and change.

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William Sloane Coffin challenged the nation with his passionate calls for social justice. In this best-seller, Coffin gives a powerful record of his remarkable public life, offering his inspiring words on issues ranging from charity and justice to politics and the meaning of faith.



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For half a century, the Rev. William Sloane Coffin has stood as a force for progressive religion in America and in the world. Becoming famous in the 1960's while leading a very public opposition to the Vietnam War as Chaplain at Yale University, he was indicted by the government in the Benjamin Spock conspiracy trial. He marched alongside Martin Luther King Jr., was jailed as a Freedom Rider, and became one of the most forceful Christian voices in the Civil Rights movement. He was the first President of SANE/FREEZE: Campaign for Global Security and lobbied for nuclear disarmament. Later, he served as Senior Minister of the prestigious Riverside Church in New York City, where he inspired thousands and continued to be a powerful voice for conscience and change.
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William Sloane Coffin challenged the nation with his passionate calls for social justice. In this best-seller, Coffin gives a powerful record of his remarkable public life, offering his inspiring words on issues ranging from charity and justice to politics and the meaning of faith.


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William Sloane Coffin

Rev. William Sloane Coffin (1924-2006) for half a century stood as a force forprogressive religion in America and in the world. He became famous in the 1960s,when he was chaplain at Yale University, for his very public opposition to theVietnam War. He was indicted by the government in the Benjamin Spock conspiracytrial, marched alongside Martin Luther King Jr., was jailed as a FreedomRider, and became one of the most forceful Christian voices in the civil rightsmovement.

He then served as Senior Minister of the prestigious Riverside Churchin New York City, where he inspired thousands and continued to be a powerfulvoice for conscience and change. He was the first president of SANE/FREEZE:Campaign for Global Security and lobbied for nuclear disarmament. Coffin served for 18 years as chaplain of Yale University, was senior minister of Riverside Church, and is president emeritus of SANE/FREEZE: Campaign for Global Security.

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  • Catalogue Code 229155
  • Product Code 0664229484
  • EAN 9780664229481
  • Pages 173
  • Department Academic
  • Category Theology
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
  • Publication Date Dec 2004
  • Dimensions 213 x 145 x 14 mm
  • Weight 0.251kg

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