Credo / Edition 1

Credo / Edition 1

by William Sloane Coffin
     
 

About the Author:
William Sloane Coffin served as chaplain of Yale University and Williams College, was senior minister of Riverside Church, and is President Emeritus of SANE/FREEZE: Campaign for Global Security. He became famous while at Yale in the 1960s for his opposition to the Vietnam War. He was jailed as a civil rights "Freedom Rider," indicted bySee more details below

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About the Author:
William Sloane Coffin served as chaplain of Yale University and Williams College, was senior minister of Riverside Church, and is President Emeritus of SANE/FREEZE: Campaign for Global Security. He became famous while at Yale in the 1960s for his opposition to the Vietnam War. He was jailed as a civil rights "Freedom Rider," indicted by the government in the Benjamin Spock conspiracy trial, and has been immortalized as Rev. Sloan in the Doonesbury comic strip. He continues his activism today on behalf of nuclear disarmament. Both Union Theological Seminary in New York and Yale University have established scholarships in his honor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664227074
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
12/28/2003
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
173
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 8.66(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Faith, Hope, Love1
Social Justice and Civil Liberties29
Social Justice and Economic Rights45
Patriotism75
War and Peace87
Nature107
Life in General115
The Church133
The End of Life161

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