Read e-book online Black Man's Religion: Can Christianity Be Afrocentric? PDF

By Glenn Usry,Craig S. Keener

ISBN-10: 0830819835

ISBN-13: 9780830819836

a few say Christianity is white man's faith. . . .

And it's actual that there's a lengthy and unpleasant background of abuse of African-Americans by the hands of Anglo Christians. Afrocentric interpretations of historical past usually aspect to slavery, lynchings and so forth as facts that Christianity is inherently antiblack.

But Craig Keener and Glen Usry contend that Christianity will be Afrocentric. during this vastly researched booklet, they convey that racism isn't really detailed to Christianity. extra very important, they convey how "world heritage is usually our background and the Bible can also be our book."

Black Man's Religion is among the first of its variety, a pro-Christian examining of faith and historical past from a black viewpoint. attention-grabbing and compelling, it truly is needs to examining for all involved for African-American tradition and problems with faith.

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