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Rabbi and Minister: The Friendship of Stephen S. Wise and John Haynes Holmes
Rabbi and Minister The Friendship of Stephen S Wise and John Haynes Holmes Author:Carl Hermann Voss 'Rabbi and Minister' is the story of this historic, unique relationship -- an indissoluble friendship that endured for 42 years -- between two great American clergymen whose leadership and responsibilities during a turbulent period of world history extended beyond their congregations...from their first meeting in the late spring of 1907 ... more »until Rabbi Wise's death in 1949, Wise and Holmes untiringly supported each other in an amazing variety of public activity...At times they did not agree -- as when Wise could not endorse Holmes' pacificism -- but the affection and admiration each had for the other never waned...Carl Hermann Voss, himself a minister, writes with conviction of two beloved and accomplished men whom he knew as a friend and colleague. With the full co-operation of the Holmes and Wise families, he has been able to present a warm, affectionate, and many-faceted portrait of these two great individuals. 'Rabbi and Minister' is a record of two formidable careers and of a remarkable collaboration that endured for almost half a century..."
Includes a Table of Contents, Preface, Acknowledgments and Sources, a list of the Writings of Stephen S. Wise, a list of the Writings of John Haynes Holmes, an Index, and there are also 12 black & white photographs.« less