Title

The Glory and Tragedy of Christmas

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Document Type

Audio

Date Information

1962-12-20

Playing Time

00:29:25

Abstract

This audio recording contains a sermon delivered by Dr. Harry V. Richardson on December 20, 1962. Dr. Richardson discusses the true meaning of Christmas by delving into various topics. These topics include the connection between Santa Claus and Christmas, the Festival of Seasons, the symbolic meaning of the holly tree, and how the African American spiritual has captured the meaning of Christmas. He also discusses the topic of love/the love of God and its connection to the glory of Christmas and parallels this with the tragedy within the birth of Jesus Christ.

Comments

There is a slight glitch at 00:10:32 in the recording. There are actually two speakers, one unidentified.

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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.

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