British loyalist Peter Oliver called them the Black Regiment and the British blamed them for stirring up the colonists. They preached politics from their pulpits and some of them actually led the men of their congregations off to war. It cannot be overstated – they were critical to the success of the War for Independence in 1776.
at the Eisenhower Hotel and Conference Center in Gettysburg, PA
Bringing Back the Black Robed Regiment is a ministry that describes a time when pastors put their theology and their minds into action. This action led to our independence and provides a guide to us in the 21st century.