Shows featuring Reverend Joseph Lowery

  • Civil Rights Icon Rev. Joseph Lowery Delivers Benediction at Obama Inauguration Josephloweryweb
    The Reverend Joseph Lowery gave the benediction at the inauguration. Lowery is a towering figure in the civil rights movement. In 1955, he helped lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Two years later, he and Martin Luther King founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. In 1965, Rev. Lowery led the march from Selma to Montgomery. At Tuesday’s inauguration he began the benediction with...
    January 21, 2009 | Story