Most Influential Black Spiritual Leaders 17

Most Influential Black Spiritual Leaders 17

Rev. Gardner C. Taylor

Rev. Gardner C. Taylor is Senior Pastor Emeritus of Concord Baptist Church of Christ in Brooklyn and a nationally renowned preacher. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Clinton in 2000. Taylor, a contemporary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is considered a consummate preacher by his peers and has long been admired for his civil rights advocacy and message of God-centered social responsibility.

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