Best Sermons

Best Sermons was an annual anthology of sermons between 1924 and 1927. Best Sermons 1926 is available here. It consists of 25 sermons, each with an introduction, and a foreword by the editor, Joseph Fort Newton.

Why a website for Best Sermons 1926?

Three reasons:

And a much longer, more personal answer: in the webmaster biography

How was the website implemented?

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More about Vernon Johns and the American civil rights movement:

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Before Malcolm X. Before Martin Luther King Jr. Vernon Johns took the first step on the long road to freedom. Parting The Waters, a a Pulitzer prize book by Taylor Branch