By William Sloane Coffin
Comprising the sermons preached via William Sloane Coffin whereas he used to be senior minister on the prestigious Riverside Church in ny urban, The accrued Sermons of William Sloane Coffin: The Riverside Years captures the popular preacher and social activist at paintings: ministering to American hostages in Iran, helping AIDS knowledge, and rallying his audiences to conflict poverty and nuclear proliferation--all the whereas celebrating marriages, baptisms, and Mother's Days and mourning the lack of household, together with his personal son.
In each one of those extraordinary and painstakingly crafted sermons, Coffin mixed his deep love of Scripture and passionate dedication to peace and justice along with his unprecedented present for the spoken note. whereas additionally revealing the private and pastoral dimensions of his ministry, every one sermon presents a strong instance of Coffin's well-accomplished undertaking: to problem the moral sense of a nation.
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