[We Are Created to Praise] (audio)

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Dr. Robert Franklin, Christ Temple

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Bishop J. Howard Dell Collection

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This is a recording of the Christ Temple worship service. During the service college graduates and visitors to Christ Temple are recognized. There are several musical selections. Dr. Robert Franklin (director of Emory University Black Church Histories) delivers a sermon. The sermon is titled “We Are Created to Praise,” taken from Luke 19:35. In the sermon he discusses how the purpose of man and nature is to praise God. Bishop Dell recognizes a book by Dr. Franklin at the conclusion of the service. Also included in this recording is a discussion by Bishop Dell. In the discussion he talks about holiness. He talks about how he does not believe in women wearing paints or painting their faces. He also talks about how he believes men should be men and doesn’t believe in gays and lesbians.


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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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