Title

[History of the Northern Jurisdiction of COGIC] (audio)

Original Title

The History of the Church of God In Christ in Georgia 1908-1970

Authors

J. Howard Dell

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Document Type

Audio

Date Information

circa 1970

Collection

Bishop J. Howard Dell Collection

Playing Time

01:03:09

Abstract

This recording begins with Dell talking about his positions with the northern jurisdiction of the COGIC church. He talks about in 1908 Brother Jonas came to Griffin, GA and established a church, which was the first congregation. He also talks about churches in Villa Rica and Greenville. He talks about all the key members and the part they played in the forming of the church. He also talks about the forming of the smaller units into a larger jurisdiction, and Dell’s ordination into the church. He talks about the various people that have moved in and out of the COGIC church, how the headquarters were established, and how the jurisdiction grew and changed. He retells this history though about 1952.

Rights

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File Name

auc.118.b21t14.00000000.aud0450

Acknowledgements

The Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library acknowledges the generous support of the National Endowment for Humanities - Humanities Collections and Reference Resources Implementation Project Grant in supporting the processing and digitization of a number of its major archival collections as part of the project: Spreading the Word: Expanding Access to African American Religious Archival Collections at the Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library.

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