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Sojourners Magazine: December 1986

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An excerpt from Narrative of Sojoumer Truth and Book of Life, by Olive Gilbert
A Woman of Faith and Fire



A baptism of a new faith member
On October 11, 1986, in Reykjavik, Iceland, history came to a turning point.
Homosexuality has been a very controversial and polarizing issue in the Christian community.
An unexpected visit from an old neighbor.
On October 2 the Washington Post published a story describing a Reagan administration campaign of deception designed to make Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi think that, among other things, he was about to be attacked again by U.S. bombers.
On 1879, four years before Sojourner Truth died, a Louisville, Kentucky newspaper said of her, "The oldest truth nowadays is Sojourner."