Title

[Building a Church] (audio)

Original Title

Convocation

Authors

J. Howard Dell

Streaming Media

 
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Document Type

Audio

Date Information

1967

Collection

Bishop J. Howard Dell Collection

Playing Time

01:40:35

Abstract

This recording begins with the singing of hymns and gospel song, and a man delivering a small introductory sermon inviting God into service and quoting Matthew 16:13-20. He talks about a man moved to build a COGIC temple, and now he is motivated to help and is taking contributions. The young people sing, and Dell announces a program for a new building. He reads Ephesians 3:8-11 and talks about the church being a place for angles. He tells the story of God building earth, the creation of man and Jesus, which leads to an enthusiastic call and response about God sending his son from heaven. He closes with stressing to the congregation to stay in church, followed by a blessing and singing.

Rights

All audio content in this collection is protected by copyright or is the property of the Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc., and/or the copyright holder as appropriate. For more information or to inquire about permission to publish, please contact archives@auctr.edu.

File Name

auc.118.b19t15.19670000.aud0380

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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