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Pentecost In Perspective 88, Oral Roberts Sep 1988

Pentecost In Perspective 88, Oral Roberts

Oral Roberts Collection

A sermon given by Oral Roberts in 1988 at the church of Bishop Norman Wagner, location unknown. Roberts recounts the development of his crusade ministry and how he integrated his crusades in the 1950s. He also talked about the City of Faith and the struggles he was facing.


Booker T. Washington High School Desegregation Announcement, Oral Roberts Apr 1973

Booker T. Washington High School Desegregation Announcement, Oral Roberts

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In 1973, Booker T. Washington became a pilot school for desegregation in Tulsa, Oklahoma. On April 10, 1973, Oral Roberts issued a statement in support of the "future of Washington High School" and the "voluntary efforts to integrate" the families of Tulsa. Roberts declared, "We all hope and pray that we all can get together ant that is will be more than an experiment, it will be something living in the midst of all of us that demonstrates our real sincere feelings of brotherhood."