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The Black Church | Cornerstones | The Reader | PBS

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Once you learn to read, you will be forever free. Frederick Douglass, the Reader, risked his life to bring to the church what should have never been prohibited. He went on to become a preacher, writer, speaker, and statesman and described himself as a tree grafted on the branch of the church.

Take a look at a few pivotal people who brought the reality of the right to gather, read, sing, worship, and share these truths that should have always been self-evident in the short animated series, Cornerstones: Found Voices of the Black Church. Learn more at

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