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Obama Eulogy

Was Obama's Eulogy the Best Piece of Presidential Theology Since Lincoln's Second Inaugural?

Rev. Stephen Kendrick | Posted 07.01.2016 | Religion
Rev. Stephen Kendrick

Presidents do not generally aim for religious transcendence, much less attempt to plumb the purposes of God, but Obama's eulogy was undergirded by another president's difficult grappling with the meaning of overwhelming violence.

Obama's Greatest Oratory Performance

The Atlantic | James Fallows | Posted 06.27.2015 | Politics

I think Barack Obama’s eulogy yesterday at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston was his most fully successful performance as...

You Absolutely Have To Watch And Read Obama's Full Eulogy For Rev. Clementa Pinckney

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.26.2015 | Politics

President Barack Obama gave an impassioned eulogy at the funeral for the Rev. Clementa Pinckney on Friday, discussing racism and the Confederate flag ...

Watch Obama Lead A Powerful Rendition Of 'Amazing Grace'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 06.26.2015 | Politics

President Barack Obama led the crowd at Rev. Clementa Pinckney's funeral in a stirring rendition of "Amazing Grace" Friday. At the end of his impa...

Paige Lavender

Obama Gives Impassioned Eulogy At Clementa Pinckney's Funeral With Comments On Confederate Flag, Racism | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.27.2015 | Politics

President Barack Obama delivered a stirring eulogy at the funeral for the Rev. Clementa Pinckney, a South Carolina state senator and pastor who was o...

Obama To Deliver Eulogy For Slain South Carolina Pastor Clementa Pinckney

Reuters | Posted 06.26.2015 | Politics

By David Adams CHARLESTON, S.C., June 26 (Reuters) - South Carolina will take a step forward in healing the wounds of last week's mass shooting whe...

Obama's Eulogy: A Blessing To A Bereft Nation

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

The grieving community that the president addressed stretched out to an entire nation. He reminded us that America is comprised of people -- just plain people like the ones who were shot in Arizona.

President Obama's Eulogy For Kennedy

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Remarks of President Barack Obama - As Prepared for Delivery Eulogy for Edward Kennedy Boston, MA Mrs. Kennedy, Kara, Edward, Patrick, Curran, Car...