???Bryant had a foot in so many different worlds,??? said the Rev. Clifton Kirkpatrick, the stated clerk of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)???s General Assembly. ???He was a leader in the civil rights movement. He was a leader in international affairs. He was a leader in the Ford Foundation, but was always first and foremost a pastor and a leader in the church. His passion in all of those was justice and human rights.???
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