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Historical Moments in St Paul’s Pulpit

In May 1963, at the request of St Paul’s Christian Social Action Committee and with the support and encouragement of Bishop Tucker, then-Rector Chave McCracken invited Dr. King to speak at St Paul’s.

Download the address delivered by The Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. at St Paul’s on May 14, 1963. (PDF)

On May 12, 2013 the Rev. Dr. Otis Moss Jr. preached a sermon at St Paul’s commemorating the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s address. Dr. Moss served 33 years as Senior Pastor of Olivet Institutional Baptist Church in Cleveland. During the 1960s he was a protégé and colleague of Dr. King. Listen to his sermon at St Paul’s here.

Listen, watch, or read sermons from our clergy and guest preachers:

September 20, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Jessie Gutgsell Dodson LINK

September 13, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Jeanne Leinbach LINK

September 6, 2020: Sunday Sermon by Leah Romanelli DeJesus LINK

August 30, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Anna Sutterisch LINK

August 23, 2020: Sunday Sermon by Lauren Dockery LINK

August 16, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Dr. Brian K. Wilbert LINK

August 9, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Jeanne Leinbach LINK

August 2, 2020: Sunday Sermon by Dr. Sally Wilson LINK

July 26, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Jessie Gutgsell Dodson LINK

July 19, 2020: Sunday Sermon by Canon Bill Powel LINK

July 12, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Dr. Brian K. Wilbert LINK

July 5, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Jessie Gutgsell Dodson LINK

June 28, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Jeanne Leinbach LINK

June 21, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Dr. Brian K. Wilbert LINK

June 14, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Jessie Gutgsell Dodson LINK

June 7, 2020: Sunday Sermon by The Rev. Jeanne Leinbach LINK