From the red hills of Georgia to the mountain ranges of India, Martin Luther King Jr. traveled the world to preach a message of tolerance and nonviolence. Did…

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Pentecost Type Christian Significance Celebrates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles and other followers of Jesus; birth of the Church Did Pentecost happened 50 days…

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Coretta Scott King, née Coretta Scott, (born April 27, 1927, Marion, Alabama, U.S.—died January 30, 2006, Rosarito, Mexico), American civil rights activist who was the wife of Martin…

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The phrase was initially coined in 1904–1905 by Max Weber in his book The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism. Weber asserted that Protestant ethics and values…

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His writings were responsible for fractionalizing the Catholic Church and sparking the Protestant Reformation. His central teachings, that the Bible is the central source of religious authority and…

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Frederick was the son of Ernest, Elector of Saxony and his wife Elisabeth, daughter of Albert III, Duke of Bavaria. He is notable as being one of the…

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The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and its congregations practice open communion—meaning that Holy Communion is offered to all those who are baptized. … Most other ELCA…

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Your rights are strongest in what are known as “traditional public forums,” such as streets, sidewalks, and parks. … You don’t need a permit to march in the…

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Martin Luther King, Jr., was a Baptist minister and social rights activist in the United States in the 1950s and ’60s. He was a leader of the American…

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31, 1517, the small-town monk Martin Luther marched up to the castle church in Wittenberg and nailed his 95 Theses to the door, thus lighting the flame of…

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