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42 Faith: The Rest of the Jackie Robinson Story


Jackie Robinson, Branch Rickey, and the hidden hand of God that changed history

 

Journalist and baseball lover Ed Henry reveals for the first time the backstory of faith that guided Jackie Robinson into not only the baseball record books but the annals of civil rights advancement as well. Through recently discovered sermons, interviews with Robinson’s family and friends, and even an unpublished book by the player himself, Henry details a side of Jackie’s humanity that few have taken…

42 Faith

ISBN 10 : 9780718089054
ISBN 13 : 0718089057

Jackie Robinson, Branch Rickey, and the hidden hand of God that changed history Journalist and baseball lover Ed Henry reveals for the first time the backstory of faith that guided..


42 Faith

ISBN 10 : 0718088808
ISBN 13 : 9780718088804

Jackie Robinson, Branch Rickey, and the hidden hand of God that changed history Journalist and baseball lover Ed Henry reveals for the first time the backstory of faith that guided..


Jackie Robinson A Spiritual Biography

ISBN 10 : 9781611648010
ISBN 13 : 1611648017

Jackie Robinson believed in a God who sides with the oppressed and who calls us to see one another as sisters and brothers. This faith was a powerful but quiet engine that drove an..


Jackie Robinson

ISBN 10 : 9780307788481
ISBN 13 : 0307788482

The extraordinary life of Jackie Robinson is illuminated as never before in this full-scale biography by Arnold Rampersad, who was chosen by Jack's widow, Rachel, to tell her husba..


Jackie Robinson

ISBN 10 : 9781442245976
ISBN 13 : 1442245972

J. Christopher Schutz reveals the real Jackie Robinson, as a more defiant, combative spirit than simply the “turn the other cheek” compliant “credit to his race.” Examining..


Baseball Faith

ISBN 10 : 9781683223054
ISBN 13 : 1683223055

Winning the World Series may be the ultimate prize for most MLB players, but a relationship with Jesus Christ is No. 1 for many diamond stars, including: Hall of Famer John Smoltz ..


Baseball S Great Experiment

ISBN 10 : 0195106202
ISBN 13 : 9780195106206

Offers a history of African American exclusion from baseball, and assesses the changing racial attitudes that led up to Jackie Robinson's acceptance by the Brooklyn Dodgers..