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Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion

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Evil

Dr. King writes about evil, according to Jeremiah 44: 23.

Evil (Psalms)

Evil (The Problem of)

Dr. King records thoughts on the problem of evil with references to the British philosopher John Stuart Mill and Job.

Evil, Forgiveness, God

Dr. King references the Old Testament Book of Psalms regarding the topics of evil, forgiveness and God. He asserts that we must always treat the poor with love because God loves them.

Exam for Bible 252 at Morehouse

This is an exam for Dr. King's Bible course, which lasted from September 1946 to May 1947, at Morehouse College. Dr. George D. Kelsey was the professor. Dr. King's notes are in the margins.

Facing Life's Inescapables

Dr. King uses an allegory regarding life to express that if an individual follows God's plan they will live an abundantly happy life.

Faith in Man

Dr. King discusses people's general lack of faith in man. He asserts that because of Christianity one can have faith in man because "man's plight is never so low that he can't do better."

Faith In The Heart

Dr. King uses the steadfast faith of biblical figures Abraham and Paul to express his desire to part from the traditionalism of religion and make it applicable to all aspects of a person's life. King also iterates this position by using excerpts from various philosophers such as Edgar Brightman and Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Fichte on God

Dr. King references Kantian protege Johann Gottlieb Fichte and philosophically defines God as the "moral order of the universe."

Fifth Anniversary Observance

This is a draft of the program for the fifth anniversary observance for Ebenezer Baptist Church Courtesy Guild.

Fifth Grade Students Write to MLK

Fifth Graders at Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, write to Dr. King in request of literature about his style of worship.

Follow Me

Dr. King outlines a sermon. "Follow Me" and "The Call of Christ" are considered as possible titles.

Forgiveness

Dr. King writes on the topic of "forgiveness," as mentioned in Nehemiah 9:17.

Forgiveness

Dr. King provides several definitions of the word forgiveness according to several outside references.

Formative Elements

From Alfred North Whitehead's "Religion in the Making," Dr. King records the formative elements of the temporal world.

Freedom

Dr. King writes on the topic of "freedom," according to Jeremiah 1:5.

Freedom Walk Committee of Ithaca

This form letter from the Freedom Walk Committee of Ithaca and the Cornell Committee Against Segregation announces both the guest appearance of Dr. King as well as a fundraising drive for the SCLC.

God

These notes highlight various conceptions of 'God' as revealed through Dr. King's scholarship.

God

In this note on God's love and faithfulness,Dr. King refers to the Old Testament book of Psalms.

God

Dr. King references a quote from Proverbs regarding creation and God's wisdom.

God

Dr. King quotes Dr. William Temple, stating that "God minus the world equals God; the world minus God equals nothing."

God

Dr. King quotes Henry Nelson Wieman's "The Wrestle of Religion with Truth" on man's need to adjust himself to events.

God

Dr. King quotes St. Thomas Aquinas on the concept of God.

God

Dr. King writes about God, according to Isaiah 6:1.

God

Dr. King writes about God, according to Isaiah 31:3.

God

Dr. King references the Old Testament book of Job regarding God's concern for man.

God

Dr. King notes that Jeremiah 9:23 speaks of man's ability to know and understand God in contrast to modern theology's claim that God is beyond knowing.

God

Dr. King writes about Chapter 11 of the Old Testament Book, Hosea, concerning Israel.

God

Dr. King quotes Donald M. Baillie's "God Was in Christ."

God

Dr. King quotes Karl Barth regarding the nature of God. In addition, Dr. King provides bibliographical information for the quote.

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