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Crozer Theological Seminary Placement Committee: Confidential Evaluation of Martin Luther King, Jr., by Charles E. Batten

Author: 
Batten, Charles E. (Crozer Theological Seminary)
Location: 
Chester, Pa.
Genre: 
Report
Topic: 
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education

Details

King is one of the most brilliant students we have had at Crozer. He has a keen mind which is both analytical and constructively creative. While interested in social action, he has a fine theological and philosophical basis on which to promulgate his ideas and activities. He is particularly interested in philosophy and has done fine work in it both at Crozer and at Penn. He is a real leader as evidenced by the confidence his fellow students have in him by electing him president of the student body.

Source: 

CRO, NRCR, Crozer Theological Seminary Records, Colgate-Rochester Divinity School, Rochester, N.Y.