A case for Jesus


Rev. S. M. Lockridge was one of the most powerful and eloquent preachers in America.

Rev Lockridge powerful preacher

Shadrach Meshach Lockridge (1913-2000) was the Pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in San Diego, California, from 1953 to 1993, but his reputation went far beyond that. His booming, resonant voice was heard throughout the United States and around the world.


ANOTHER GREAT LOCKRIDGE SERMON — If God is dead, who identified the deceased?

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What’s the deal with Jesus?

Jesus — real or phony?

The all important question is, really the only question: Is Jesus who he claims to be?

There are three possibilities, and I quote:

1. If Jesus claimed to be God knowing he wasn’t God, then he’s a liar and a hoax and the biggest fraud in the history of the human race.

2. If Jesus thought he was God and didn’t know the difference, then he desperately needed mental help, he needed several psychiatrists.

3. The third alternative is that he was who he claims to be, the son of God.

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‘If God is dead who identified the deceased?’

The great Pastor Lockridge.

The power and the humor of the great pastor S.M. Lockridge was a life-changing experience for many people.

The great Pastor Lockridge.Pastor Lockridge preached at Calvary Baptist Church in San Diego from 1953 to 1993. He was a dynamic spokesman for God until the day he died in 2000 at the age of 87.

If ministers still preached with the force and the resonance of Pastor Lockridge, the churches would be overflowing.

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