Faith, Social Justice and Public Service

The Reverend Jeremiah Wright, Jr. talked about the role of faith in American civic life. He also talked about his pastorate, his… read more

The Reverend Jeremiah Wright, Jr. talked about the role of faith in American civic life. He also talked about his pastorate, his development as a theologian and teacher, and the how the issues of social justice and global inequities have shaped his faith and his activities. He put his ministry into a theological, historical, and political perspective. Following his remarks titled “The African American Religious Experience; Theology and Practice,” he answered questions submitted by reporters in the audience. Several of the questions focused on previous remarks he had made, media coverage of his sermons, and his role as Senator Barack Obama’s pastor. close

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205074-1
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National Press Club
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National Press Club Speech
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 28, 2008
Last Aired:
Apr 29, 2008

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  • Apr 28, 2008 | 9:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 28, 2008 | 3:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 28, 2008 | 8:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 28, 2008 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 2008 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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