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Wright, Jeremiah A. Jr

Overview
Works: 99 works in 138 publications in 1 language and 4,563 library holdings
Genres: Sermons  Blues (Music)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Documentary films  Oral histories  Interviews  Internet videos  Biographical films  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BR563.N4, 785.4254
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"Lovers meeting" : discussions of five plays by Shakespeare by Carnegie-Mellon University( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blow the trumpet in Zion! : global vision and action for the 21st-century Black church( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From one brother to another : voices of African American men( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good News! : sermons of hope for today's families by Jeremiah A Wright( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Black men stand up for God : reflections on the Million Man March by Frank Madison Reid( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What makes you so strong? : sermons of joy and strength from Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr. by Jeremiah A Wright( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africans who shaped our faith by Jeremiah A Wright( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The HistoryMakers video oral history with Reverend Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author and pastor Jeremiah Wright, Jr. was born on September 22, 1941 in Philadelphia. Wright completed six years of military service, earning four degrees: his B.A. and M.A. degrees from Howard University, his M.A. degree from the University of Chicago, and a D.Div. degree from United Theological College. In 1972, he became pastor of eighty-seven-member Trinity United Church of Christ on Chicago's South Side, growing it to nearly 10,000 members. Combining a commitment to activism with a dedication to African American sermonic tradition, Wright used the pulpit to advocate African American issues, becoming a highly sought-after speaker nationally and internationally, with Ebony magazine naming him one of the top 15 American preachers. The recipient of numerous awards, including three honorary degrees, an accomplished musician and the author of numerous books, articles and sermons, Wright was Barack Obama’s pastor until controversy arose about statements in some of his sermons
Bill Moyers Journal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, Bill Moyers interviews the Reverend Jeremiah Wright - Senator Barack Obama's pastor - in his first broadcast interview since he became embroiled in controversy over decontextualized sermon excerpts appearing in the media. Offering a full view of the man and his ministry, the Journal chronicles Dr. Wright's career; goes inside his church, the Trinity United Church of Christ; and gets his take on black liberation theology and the sermons at the center of the media firestorm
In His image : illustrations, scriptures, reflections and meditations from an African-centered Christian perspective by Letterio, Calapai( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than forty stunning etchings depict scenes from the Bible from an African perspective in this collection of inspiring passages from the Old and New Testaments. The drawings by late Italian American print-maker Letterio Calapai illustrate favorite Bible stories such as David and Goliath, Noah and the flood, Daniel and the lions, and the battle of Jericho, and depict favorite heroes such as Moses, Job, Sampson, and King Solomon as Africans. Each drawing is accompanied by powerful passages from the scriptures.--Publisher's description
Great preachers( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an actual sermon, prepared and delivered for this series
Barack Obama : the message( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watch the best speeches of Sen. Barack Obama. The Illinois Senator and Presidential candidate presents his plan that he says will give the American people a better standard of living. See why Obama has captured the attention and votes of millions of Americans during his campaign to become President. Also watch speeches of the Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright, who is Obamas former pastor. See why Wright received huge national media coverage for his views on racism in America
Africans who shaped our faith ; leader guide by Colleen Birchett( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Sankofa moment : the history of Trinity United Church of Christ by Jeremiah A Wright( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great shift psycho-spiritual manual for survival and transformation in the Trump era by Melinda Contreras-Byrd( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a US-based, prophetic-themed, ""race"" and culture-focused work which will serve to foster discussion on several important topics for Christians seeking to live out their faith in this present socio-political era. The foundational belief underlying this book is that we are living in an era of unique possibilities for the church to begin to make second-order changes in our views of Christianity, the church universal, and the real life applications of theological concepts of evil and spiritual warfare as they apply to the struggles of this time in history. For Black people in the Unit
Jeremiah Wright by Jeremiah A Wright( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an actual sermon, prepared and delivered for this series, with an interview by host Bill Turpie, to explore the message and spiritual journey of preaching. This tape features the Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright, pastor of Trinity United Church of Christ, Chicago, IL. His sermon is entitled, "When you fail in your trying" (Genesis 29)
Trumpet newsmagazine( )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The audacity to hope : I Samuel 1:1-18 by Jeremiah A Wright( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The majesty of the blues by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

4 editions published in 1989 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers journal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From container: Five years have passed since George W. Bush declared the end of major combat operations in Iraq. In this edition of the Journal, Bill Moyers interviews Christopher Cerf and Victor S. Navasky, cofounders of "The Institute of Expertology," about their latest book: Mission Accomplished!, a satirical analysis of so-called expert commentary on how the U.S. won the (ongoing) war in Iraq. In addition, media and politics expert Kathleen Hall Jamieson examines the contexts and subtexts of the 2008 quest for the Democratic nomination as the candidates bounce between Indiana and North Carolina, and Moyers reflects on the Reverend Jeremiah Wright and the controversy swirling around him
 
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Blow the trumpet in Zion! : global vision and action for the 21st-century Black church
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From one brother to another : voices of African American menGood News! : sermons of hope for today's familiesWhen Black men stand up for God : reflections on the Million Man MarchWhat makes you so strong? : sermons of joy and strength from Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr.Africans who shaped our faithA Sankofa moment : the history of Trinity United Church of ChristContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community
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Jeremiah Wright US-amerikanischer Theologe

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