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Colson, Charles (1931- ) [I have done a number of things...]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05508.072 Author/Creator: Colson, Charles (1931- ) Place Written: s.l. Type: Typed document signed Date: circa 1975 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: A sentiment in which Colson writes that giving his heart to Jesus was the most important thing he has ever done. Refers to Galatians 2: 20 (but does not quote). Colson was a Nixon advisor convicted in the Watergate scandal who experienced a conversion while in prison. He popularized the term "Born Again Christian."

People: Colson, Charles W.

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Keywords/Subjects: Corruption and Scandal, Criminals and Outlaws, Christianity, Religion, Prisoner

Sub Era: Crises of the 1970's