Podcast: The Founding Fathers & The Issue of Slavery
A Series of Conversations with Dr. Jerry Newcombe, co-author of George Washington’s Sacred Fire. Dr. Newcombe serves as the senior producer for D. James Kennedy Ministries and executive director of Providence Forum. He also hosts a weekly radio program called “Vocal Point” on GraceNetRadio (www.GraceNetRadio.com).
“In this particular segment, the question on the table is actually beyond George Washington himself—to the other founders and the issue of slavery. Many of the founders were adamantly opposed to slavery and worked for its abolition. Obviously, others did not agree.” – From GraceNet Radio
Part 14 was originally aired on October 16, 2017.
Jerry Newcombe, D. Min., executive director of Providence Forum, has produced or co-produced more than 70 one hour television specials that have aired nationwide. Jerry is the author or co-author of 33 books, at least two of which have been bestsellers, George Washington’s Sacred Fire (with Dr. Peter Lillback) and What If Jesus Had Never Been Born? (with Dr. D. James Kennedy). Jerry has also written Doubting Thomas? The Life and Legacy of Thomas Jefferson (with Mark Beliles). Jerry has appeared on numerous talk shows as a guest, including Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher, Janet Parshall’s radio programs, Point of View, the Moody radio network, TBN, Eric Metaxas, the Fox News Channel, the Fox Business Channel, C-Span2, etc.