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The serenity prayer : faith and politics in times of peace and war

Author: Elisabeth Sifton
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A history of the Serentity Prayer, written by its author's daughter, cites the individuals whose efforts to promote social justice, racial equality, and religious freedom inspired her father.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Reinhold Niebuhr; Reinhold Niebuhr
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elisabeth Sifton
ISBN: 0393057461 9780393057461
OCLC Number: 52595116
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 367 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Elisabeth Sifton.
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In 1943, the renowned theologian Reinhold Niebuhr wrote a prayer for a church service in a New England village, appealing for grace, courage and wisdom. Here, his daughter reclaims the true history  Read more...

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A timely reminder of the wealth and diversity of the American religious tradition.--Walter Russell Mead

 
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