Famous Speech Friday: Aimee Semple McPherson's speech in a speakeasy
The Eloquent Woman
JUNE 17, 2011
But she did more than speak and promote her Pentecostal message. Public radio program On Being has done a fascinating hourlong look at Sister Aimee , with a detailed site full of reference material, multimedia and transcripts. A reporter called out, with whatever sardonic intent, that she should be invited to speak. Then she said: 'Behind all these beautiful clothes, behind these good times, in the midst of your lovely buildings and shops and pleasures, there is another life.