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Mahatma Gandhi: An American Portrait

In 2007, Community Church in New York City celebrated the centennial of John Haynes Holmes’ arrival in New York to serve The Church of the Messiah (the Community Church’s original name since 1839). That year-long series of special worship services, guest speakers, forums, and other events recognized Holmes’ special relationship with Mohandas Gandhi, which was one among many of his contributions as a minister, spiritual leader, and prophetic activist.