19 results found for: subject:"Race relations--Religious aspects--Christianity"

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1931 May 8

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Irwin R. Beiler

New York (N.Y.) - In answer to his query regarding Du Bois' thoughts on the interaction of the Christian church with regard to racial prejudice (see mums312-b057-i377), referring him to a forthcoming article in "The Christian Century," as well as to select passages of "Darkwater."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 6

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America

Letter from Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America to Hugh H. Smythe

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a previous letter; explaining that they are not sponsoring the study by Frank Loescher on the policy and practise of Protestant churches in the field of race relations, and suggesting that he write directly to Loescher.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Aug. 25

Beiler, Irwin Ross, b. 1883

Letter from Irwin R. Beiler to W. E. B. Du Bois

Meadville (Pa.) - Inquiring as to whether Du Bois' writings have ever treated the subject(s) of assistance lent "the Negro people" by Christian churches, or this institution's power to "solv[e] or dissolv[e] existing race prejudice," and, in the affirmative, requesting specific reference thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Aug. 27

Belgrave, Lenore

Letter from Lenore Belgrave to W. E. B. Du Bois

West Indies - Relaying difficulties preventing the continuity of her education in the West Indies and begging of Du Bois the favor -- "you may call it charity if you like" -- of assuring her admission to a school in America; reminding him that "my whole future career depends on you" and upon his assistance, as he is "the leader of all Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926

Alexander, Will Winton, 1884-1956

Christian citizenship and race relations

Alexander's transcript of a speech he gave in Birmingham, Alabama on the question of Race and Christianity.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 27

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Dealing segregation within Christian churches.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 14

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dan F. Bradley

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding Bradley's letter complaining of inaccuracies in a recent article by Du Bois (see mums312-b057-i435), justifying the posits of said article; re-asserting its basic tenet that the church "did not oppose slavery" while admitting that many individuals therewith associated may have; concluding that "nevertheless... the Christian Church was, in my opinion, the bulwa... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 9

Bradley, Dan F. (Dan Freeman), 1857-1939

Letter from Dan F. Bradley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Commenting on Du Bois' recent article in "The Christian Century" and an inadvertent wrong done therein concerning the Church's opposition to slavery.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 9

Bradley, Dan F. (Dan Freeman), 1857-1939

Letter from Dan F. Bradley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Commenting on Du Bois' recent article in "The Christian Century" and an inadvertent wrong done therein concerning the Church's opposition to slavery.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr.

Dobson, Cora

Letter from Cora Dobson to the editor of The Crisis

Hockessin (Del.) - Taking a religious view of racial discrimination. Expressing her confidence "that all race problems will eventually be solved."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers