A Gift of Love: Sermons from Strength to Love and Other Preachings

A Gift of Love: Sermons from Strength to Love and Other Preachings

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The classic collection of sixteen sermons preached and compiled by Dr. King

As Dr. King prepared for the Birmingham campaign in early 1963, he drafted the final sermons for Strength to Love, a volume of his most best-known homilies. King had begun working on the sermons during a fortnight in jail in July 1962. While behind bars, he spent uninterrupted time preparing the drafts for works such as "Loving Your Enemies" and "Shattered Dreams," and he continued to edit the volume after his release. A Gift of Love includes these classic sermons, along with two new preachings. Collectively they present King's fusion of Christian teachings and social consciousness, and promote his prescient vision of love as a social and political force for change.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: King, Martin Luther
Published: 11/27/2012
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 9780807000632
Pages: 224
Weight: 0.58lbs
Size: 8.01h x 5.37w x 0.58d