Negro Preacher: 0051.0857

HUMOROUS

            A negro preacher addressed his flock with great earnestness on the subject of “Miracles”  as follows: “My beloved friends, de greatest of all miracles was ‘bout de loaves and fishes.  Dey was five thousand loaves and two thousand fishes, and de twelve ‘postles had to eat ‘em all.  De miracle is, dey didn’t bust.”

0051.0857: Negro Preacher

Humorous article joke of negro preacher addressing his flock on "Miracles".

Medium:  Newspaper - Text
Date:  August 25, 1897
Pages:  12
Publisher:  The Nelson Economist
Collection:  Columbia Basin Institute (0051)

Keywords:

negro preacher miracles loaves fishes apostles

Subjects:

Social arrow Ethnic Groups arrow African-Canadianarrow

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