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Halford Edward Luccock was a prominent American Methodist minister and professor of Homiletics at Yale Divinity School.Outside of the clerical vocation, he is probably most noted today for widely quoted statements in his sermon at the Riverside Church in New York City on 11 September 1938, "Keeping Life Out of Confusion", in which he declared: "When and if fascism comes to America it will not be labeled 'made in Germany'; it will not be marked with a swastika; it will not even be called fascism; it will be called, of course, 'Americanism'."This was reported the next day in an article headlined "Disguised Fascism Seen As A Menace" in The New York Times (12 September 1938), p. ...more