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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Bert Pickett, December 18, 1999. Interview K-0285. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Satan sent the flood, but God let it happen

Pickett discusses his response as a pastor to the flooding. He believes that God allowed the flooding to happen, but that the flooding was likely Satan's work. This passage clarifies Pickett's two-sided response to the flood—he sees both God and the Devil at work in the world.

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Oral History Interview with Bert Pickett, December 18, 1999. Interview K-0285. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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