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have made Soweto a peaceful place in
1976 and 1977.'
Van Dyk said that in setting penalties
he took into account that the accused
have already spent between 21 and 28
months each in detention, and that they
were aged only 15 to20yearsat the time
of the riota.
"I'm confident that the interests of
the state will be best served by
restoring as many of the accused to
their families and educations as
possible," Van Dyk said, ignoring a
prosecution request for "robust" jail
terms for all 11.
DEFENSE SOURCES suggested the
sentences were lighter than they could
have been to avoid making political
martyrs of the 11, especially at a time
the white-minority government is
11' receive surprise sentences
seeking to build new bridges to the against black dissidents.
black community. Defense attorneys gave notice they
At the same time, observers said that intend to challenge his definition of
'I'm confident that the interests of the state will best
be served by restoring as many of the accused to
their families and educations as possible.'
-Justice Hendrik Van Dyk
by giving sedition the broadest possible
definition-as any gathering with the
intent to defy, subvert or assail the
authority of the state or any of its
organs, whether violent or not-the
judge provided a new legal weapon
sedition, and to appeal the prison sen-
THE NEATLY DRESSED defendan-
ts entered the dock from basement cells
brandishing black power salutes and
chanting "Azania, Azania my beloved
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FIRST UNITED METHODIST
120 S. State St.
(Corner of State and Huron)
8:30 a.m.-Holy Communion in the
9:30 and 11:00 a.m.-Morning Wor-
ship in the Sanctuary.
Church School for All Ages-9:30
Choir Rehearsal Thursday-7:15
Dr. Donald B. Strobe
Rev. Fred B. Maitland
Dr. Gerald R. Parker
Education Director: Rose McLean
Intern: Carol Bennington
Join us for Sunday School and Worship
PACKARD ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH
Packard & Stone School Road
Sunday School-9:45 a.m.
For transportation-call 662-6253.
LORD OF THE LIGHT LUTHERAN
(The Campus Ministry of the ALC-LCA)
Gordon Ward, Pastor
801 S. Forest at Hill St.
11:00 a.m.-Worship Service.
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UNIVERSITY LUTHERAN CHAPEL
Serving the Campus for LCMS
Robert Kavasch, Interim Pastor
1511 Washtenaw Ave.
No midweek Worship.
One Sunday Service at 9:00a.m.
Holy Communion every other Sun-
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AMERICAN BAPTIST CAMPUS
CENTER at FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
512 E. Huron St.-663-9376
Jitsuo Morikawa, Minister
Worship-o a.m.-"Church Growth:
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1432 Washtenaw Ave.--662-4466
William M. Ferry
Carl R. Geider
Services of Worship:.
Sunday 9:34 and 11:00 a.m.
Student Fellowship meets at 7:00
(One Block North of S. University
1236 Washtenaw Ct.
Rev. Don Postema, Pastor
10 a.m.-Service of Holy Communion.
6 p.m.-Service of Reflection on the
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Sunday-7:45 a.m., 9 a.m., 10:30
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CHURCH OF CHRIST
530 W. Stadium
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Schedule of Services:
Sunday-Bible School-9:30 a.m.
Worship-10:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday-Bible Study-7:30 p.m.
(A Bible Study for college students)
For information call 662-2756
Wilburn C. Hill and Larry Phillips,
home"-using the black nationalist
name for South Africa. They stood
silently as the sentences were read.
After sentences were passed the
students embraced emotionally and
waved and smiled to friends and
relatives packed into the small cour-
troom. Outside, the freed blacks were
greeted by a jubilant crowd while
relatives of the jailed wept.
During the trial, which drew inter-
national attention, the state tried to
prove that the students, and
specifically their leaders, conspired to
confront the state knowing full well that
violence would be the outcome.
The defense argued that the students
had organized peaceful protests against
legitimate grievances over segregated
black eduction, and that the demon-
strations turned violent when police
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inner city. He added that during this
three-day visit he hoped to see
libraries, parks, and other public
THE VISITORS from Hikone City
will get their chance today during a
picnic lunch at Gallup Park.
The visitors surprised Ann Arborites
by arriving here three hours earlier
than planned from Las Vegas, the
second stop in their six-city mission,
which also includes San Francisco,
Niagara Falls, Toronto, and Van-
INCLUDED among 32 travelers are
Japanese presidents of some major
corporations and Hikone city officials,
according to Dick Lotz, Director of the
Conference of Visitor's Bureau in Ann
Arbor. Lotz added that this visit is the
first official visit from one of Ann Ar-
bor's four sister cities. The other sister
cities are in France, Germany, and
Ann Arbor's Mayor Louis Belcher,
who said he is excited about the cultural
exchange, said, "We have a super
relationship with all of our sister cities.
There's a special feeling."
Ann Arbor City Councilman Ken Lat-
ta noted the Japanese leaders are much
older than their U.S. counterparts.
"The Japanese don't make names for
themselves till they're in their forties."
ONE VISITOR from Hikone City,
Hisa Hayasaki, president of the
Federation of Women's Organizations,
agreed with Latta. Federation,
Hayasaki said, is tryig to find ways to
cope with the aging society in addition
to improving "women's livelihood"
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"WHY DO THE HEATHEN RAGE?"
Psalms 2:1 and Acts 4:25
The above question is the opening words of the Second represent a cross-section of the national character, orlack of
Psalm of God's Almighty Book, The Bible, making Himself character. This usually determines the sort of men God puts
known to man. The sum of the Psalm adds up in the first few in power over the people of the nation. - We read in Psalm
verses about as follows: The heathen are the kings, rulers, 75:6,7: "FOR PROMOTION COMETH NEITHER FROM THE
and the people of the earth who don't like God and His Com- EAST, NOR FROM THE WEST,-NOR FROM THE SOUTH.
mandments, rage against Him and His Annointed, Jesus BUT GOD IS THE JUDGE: HE PUTTETH DOWN ONEAND
Christ, to get rid of their Laws of restraint: "Let us breaktheir SETTETH UP ANOTHER."
Bands asunder, and cast away their Cords from us." "All ye that fear God, give audience:" Are we not as a
Jesus Christ came down from heaven and lived thirty- nation in rebellion against "The Lord God Omnipotent" and
three years on earth, obeying God's Law perfectly. His life of raging against just about all of His Holy Commandments?
perfect obedience so enraged the kings, rulers, and people Crime is coming in like a flood, and about to drown us! There
that they gathered together against Him, condemned Him as Is great rage against God's Commandments to HONOR
not fit to live and nailed Him to The Cross - one of the PARENTS, TO ESTEEM LIFE, THE WIFE AND DAUGHTER .
cruelest deaths ever devised! The Psalm warns the ragers of OF EVERY MAN, THE POSSESSIONS, THE GOOD NAME,
the "laughter and derision" of The Almighty at their folly, and AND TO COVET NOTHING THAT BELONGS TO YOUR
then in mercy invites them to submit to God's King and be NEIGHBORI
blessed: "LEST HE BE ANGRY AND YE PERISH FROM THE Men and women who have the true "fear of The Lord" in
WAY WHEN HIS WRATH IS KINDLED BUT A LITTLE!" their hearts, ,and are righteous in His sight, do more to
Our nation is in open rebellion against "THE LORD GOD protect a people, and procure peace and blessing to aland,
OMNIPOTENT, KING OF KINGS, LORD OF LORDS, AND than all their great statesmen, soldiers, and armament'sa
HE SHALL REIGN FOREVER AND FOREVER!" However, Therefore, "LET YOUR LIGHT SO SHINE, THAT MEN MAY
our rulers and those in authority during the past three or four SEE YOUR GOOD WORKS, AND GLORIFY YOUR FATHER
decades should not bear all the blame, for they probably WHICH IS IN HEAVENI"
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