Clarence L. Jordan audiovisual materials

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Scope and Content Note: Audio recordings of sermons by Clarence Jordan and others; recordings of conferences; interviews.
Biographical Note: Clarence L. Jordan (1912-1969) was born in Talbotton, Georgia. He was raised in the Baptist Church and at an early age was interested in becoming a Baptist minister. Jordan earned his B.S. degree at the University of Georgia, and his Th.M. and Ph.D. from the Southern Baptist Seminary. After graduating, he became superintendent of City Missions for the Long Run Baptist Association. Jordan married Florence Kroeger in 1936 and had four children. He founded Koionia Farms, a religious and interracial community near Americus, Georgia in 1942. Jordan was the author of The Sermon on The Mount, The Cotton Patch Version of Paul's Epistles, and The Cotton Patch Version of Luke and Acts.
Extent: 1 CD-audio; 121 audiocassettes; 198 1/4 inch audio tapes
Extent: Related materials in other repositories: Clarence L. Jordan Papers, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library.  
Cite Collection As: Clarence L. Jordan audiovisual materials. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries

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