Congressman Hakeem Jeffries

Representing the 8th District of New York

Rep. Jeffries Statement on the Legacy of the Rev. Dr. Gardner C. Taylor

Apr 13, 2015
Press Release

BROOKLYN, NY – Today, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08) released the following statement after attending the funeral of the Rev. Dr. Gardner C. Taylor:

“The Rev. Dr. Gardner C. Taylor was a great man, lived a great life and left behind a great legacy. Widely regarded as one of the most powerful preachers in American history, Dr. Taylor deeply impacted the lives of those he served as pastor of the Concord Baptist Church of Christ in Brooklyn and people of faith throughout the world. He is gone from us, but will never be forgotten.”


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