Joseph H. Jackson

Joseph H. Jackson

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Joseph Harrison Jackson (1905 - 1990) was an American pastor and President of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. from 1953 through 1982. During the height of the American Civil Rights Movement, Jackson's vocal stance for "civil rights through law and order," in direct opposition to the civil disobedience methods advocated by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., became the focus of controversy among African Americans and Black church leadership.Dr. Jackson served as pastor of Olivet Baptist Church in Chicago, Illinois from August 12, 1941 until his death in August 1990. He authored several books and was a renowned orator.show more

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  • Paperback | 140 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 213g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136715228
  • 9786136715223