Item description for THE CAREER OF ANDREW SoftcoverHULZE (Religion/Civil Rights) by Kathryn M. Galchutt...
Andrew Schulze was a white pastor of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who spent his early ministry serving black mission churches in Springfield, Illinois (1924-1928); St. Louis, Missouri (1928-1947); and Chicago, Illinois (1947-1954). He was an early proponent of integration during these years, fighting continual battles to get black students admitted to Lutheran schools. In the 1930s, he began to lobby to end the mission status of black churches and black schools, a goal which was finally realized in 1947. In 1941 he wrote a treatise on race relations in the church,
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Studio: Mercer University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.02" Width: 6.12" Height: 0.85" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Sep 22, 2005
Publisher Mercer University Press
ISBN 086554946X ISBN13 9780865549463
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A True Pioneer Churchman Feb 2, 2006
Galschutt has assembled a good story that is well researched and well documented. Above all it is a story well told. Andrew Schulze was the unlikely leader for reform, saying and doing only what he knew was right, in a church body which thought no reform was necessary. A must read for anyone interested in Amercan Lutheran history or civl rights history.