Howard Thurman (1900-1981) was a minister, philosopher and civil rights activist. His encounters with Gandhi in India helped instill in him a commitment to peace. This book reveals the wisdom of a mystic and poet whose work has inspired generations.
Luther E Smith, Jr teaches at the Candler School of Theology of Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He is Senior Consulting Editor of the Howard Thurman Papers Project and the author of several books, including Howard Thurman: The Mystic Prophet.