Our God is Marching On, 229. Montgomery, Ala. Background: "How Long, Not Long" is the popular name given to the public speech delivered by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on the steps of the State Capitol in Montgomery, Alabama, after the successful completion of the Selma to Montgomery March on March 25, 1965. ... One of his sermons preached after the Selma March was "Our God Marches On," which says God is on a march — a march toward justice and love. After several days of marching from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, the marchers' feet were sore and their bodies were tired, but their souls were rested. How Long, Not Long (AKA Our God Is Marching On) March 25, 1965. Here is a rhetorical analysis of his speech that focuses on ethos, pathos, and logos. In the beauty of the lilies Christ was born across the sea, With a glory in His bosom that transfigures you and me: As He died to make men holy, let us die to make men free, While God is marching on. It analyses the charm and power of his speech. ... “But we can only do the right as we see the right, and reverently commit our cause to God. Among those listening to King's speech was Viola Liuzzo, a white mother of five who had traveled from Detroit to join the march. Our God is marching On! Fourth in a series of posts on MLK. Glory, hallelujah! Glory, hallelujah! If one and all we keep resolutely faithful to it, ready for whatever service or sacrifice it may demand, then, with God’s help, we shall prevail.” By Martin Luther King, Jr.: There are times, and I must confess it very honestly as many of us have to confess it as we look at contemporary developments, that I’m often disenchanted with some segments of the power structure of the labor movement. Rhetorical Analysis: David Foster Wallace’s Commencement Speech “This is Water” Posted on March 15, 2016 March 15, 2016 by Zerophilmister David Foster Wallace is well known for his 1996 novel Infinite Jest which, according to Time magazine, is one of the 100 best English-language novels from 1923 to 2005. Read the full transcript. Glory, glory, hallelujah! Our God is marching on. In the beginning sentence, Elizabeth includes herself in the fight by using “we” …  Remaining Awake through A Great Revolution 277. also see, 111, 301. Summary and Analysis. “Our God is Marching On” Speech Analysis On March 25, 1965, on the steps of the Alabama State Capitol Building in Montgomery, Martin Luther King Jr. gave what is considered to be his most electrifying speeches. MLK’s "Our God Is Marching On" Speech Common Core Rhetorical Analysis This resource includes the annotated text with 50 marginal annotations and Common Core State Standards alignment of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s famous " Our God Is Marching On" speech. His truth is marching on." Posted ... would be at hand, while justifying why their sacrifices were being made. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 provided a portion of dignity, but without the vote, it lacked strength. . Our God Is Marching On. The Beloved Community Glory, glory, hallelujah! Rhetorical Analysis Final Draft.  Facing the Challenge of a New Age, 141. Glory, hallelujah! Martin Luther King Jr. had delivered this speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC on 28 August 1963. Glory, hallelujah! Queen Elizabeth’s speech invigorated the troops and ensured her faith in them and her capability as a leader through the use of repetition, juxtaposition, persuasion, amplification, and diction. . The Power of Non-violence 13-14.  A Testament of Hope, 327. The King’s Speech: A Rhetorical Analysis. Glory, glory, hallelujah! Our God is marching on. While God is marching on. But in these moments of disenchantment, I begin to think of unions like Local 1199 and it gives me renewed courage and vigor to carry on .