Fosdick, Harry Emerson

Popular liberal Baptist theologian, radio preacher and author

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(1878-1969) Most prominent liberal Baptist minister of the early 20th century, outspoken opponent of racism and injustice, a central figure in the Fundamentalist-Modernist Controversy within American Protestantism in the 1920s & 1930s. Taught at Union Theological Seminary NYC 1915-46, pastor of NYCís Riverside Church (whose most famous member, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., funded the Riverside Church in Manhattan's Morningside Heights where Fosdick became pastor as soon as the doors opened in October 1930) 1926-46. His sermons won him wide recognition, as did his nationally broadcast radio addresses. He wrote numerous books, and the hymn, "God of Grace and God of Glory". Fosdick's book ďA Guide to Understanding the BibleĒ traces the beliefs of the people who wrote the Bible, from the ancient beliefs of the Hebrews to the faith and hopes of New Testament writers. SP, 8 ľ x 5 borderless (at left/right sides) matte finish b&w bust portrait signed with sentiment on lower white border

Condition: Very good
Type:Photograph






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