African American Religious History A Documentary Witness

ISBN-10: 0822324490

ISBN-13: 9780822324492

Edition: 2nd 1999

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List price: $29.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Duke University Press
Publication date: 1/17/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 608
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.354
Language: English

Preface to the Second Edition
From Africa Through Early America
Traditional Ibo Religion and Culture
African Religions in Colonial Jamaica
Slave Conversion on the Carolina Frontier
"Address to the Negroes in the State of New York"
Letters from Pioneer Black Baptists
A Black Puritan's Farewell
Slave Religions in the Antebellum South
Plantation Churches: Visible and Invisible
"Proud of the 'Ole Time' Religion"
Conjuration and Witchcraft
"Great Moral Dilemma"
Religion and Slave Insurrection
Slaveholding Religion and the Christianity of Christ
Slave Songs and Spirituals
Black Churches North of Slavery and the Freedom Struggle
"Life Experience and Gospel Labors"
Rise of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
A Female Preacher among the African Methodists
African Baptists Celebrate Emancipation in New York State
"Our Wretchedness in Consequence of the Preachers of Religion"
"Mrs. Stewart's Farewell Address to Her Friends in the City of Boston"
"To the Citizens of New York"
Black Churches in New York City, 1840
Protesting the "Negro Pew"
"I Will Not Live a Slave"
"Welcome to the Ransomed"
Freedom's Time of Trial: 1865-World War I
From Slave to Preacher among the Freedmen
"The Colored Methodist Episcopal Church"
Black Religion in the Post-Reconstruction South
"Education in the A.M.E. Church"
The Travail of a Female Colored Evangelist
"The Regeneration of Africa"
Emigration to Africa
The First African American Catholic Congress, 1889
1899 Presidential Address to the National Baptist Convention
Bishop C.H. Mason, Church of God in Christ
"Of the Faith of the Fathers"
"The Race Problem in a Christian State, 1906"
"What Induced Me to Build a School in the Rural District"
From the Great Migration to World war II
Address on the Great Migration African Methodist Episcopal Council of Bishops
"Dear Mary" and "My dear Sister"
Social Work at Olivet Baptist Church
Effects of Urbanization on Religious Life
Report of the Work of Baptist Women
Address to the Suehn Industrial Mission, Liberia
A Letter from the "Foreign Field"
"Things of the Spirit"
"The Genius of the Negro Church"
"The Churches of Bronzeville"
Twentieth-Century Religious Alternatives
Garvey Tells His Own Story
"Organized Religion and the Cults"
Black Judaism in Harlem
"The Realness of God, to you-wards..."
Elder Lucy Smith
"Self-Government in the New World"
CIvil Rights, Black Theology, and Beyond
"National Baptist Philosophy of Civil Rights"
"Letter from Birmingham Jail--April 16, 1963"
Singing of Good Tidings and Freedom
"The Anatomy of Segregation and Ground of Hope"
"Black Power" Statement, July 31, 1966, and "Black Theology" Statement, June 13, 1969
"Black Theology and the Black Church: Where Do We Go From Here?"
"The Black Churches: A New Agenda"
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