The Africana Bible: Reading Israel's Scriptures from Africa and the African Diaspora
A landmark volume, The Africana Bible gathers multicultural and interdisciplinary perspectives on every book in the Hebrew Bible. It opens a critical window...
La Biblia en español: Cómo nos llegó: The Spanish Bible: How It Came to Be
Cómo se formó la Biblia: How the Bible Was Formed
The Measure of a Man
Why nonviolence matters Eloquent and passionate, reasoned and sensitive, this pair of meditations by the revered civil-rights leader contains the...
Presumed Guilty: Why We Shouldn't Ask Muslims to Condemn Terrorism
All of us should condemn terrorism–whether the perpetrators are Muslim extremists, white supremacists, Marxist revolutionaries, or our own government. But it's time for us to...
Behind the Public Veil: The Humanness of Martin Luther King Jr.
What was Martin Luther King Jr. really like? In this groundbreaking volume, Lewis V. Baldwin answers this question by focusing on the man himself. Drawing on the testimonies of friends, family, and closest associates, this volume adds much-needed biographical background to the discussion, as Baldwin looks beyond all of the mythic, messianic, and iconic images to treat King in terms of his fundamental and vivid humanness.
Breaking Bread, Breaking Beats: Churches and Hip-Hop - A Basic Guide to Key Issues
In this innovative project, ten individuals write as one voice to illuminate the ways that hip-hop and the Black Church agree, disagree, and inform each other on key topics.
A Child Shall Lead Them: Martin Luther King Jr., Young People, and the Movement
Half a century after some of its most important moments, the assessment of the Civil Rights Era continues. In this exciting volume, Dr. Rufus Burrow turns his attention to a less investigated but critically important byway in this powerful story—the role of children and young people in the Civil Rights Movement.
eBook-By the Rivers of Babylon: Blueprint for a Church in Exile
Robert Hoch reads the larger North American tradition of Christian worship and mission through the prism of visibly marginalized communities.
Ethics That Matters: African, Caribbean, and African American Sources
In light of globalization, ongoing issues of race, gender, and class, and the rapidly changing roles of institutions, this volume asserts that Christian social...
What Is African American Religion?: Facets series
Is there really a monolithic "black church"? Distilling the arguments of Pinn's important and provocative work in Terror and Triumph, this brief work asks the...
Women Out of Order: Risking Change and Creating Care in a Multicultural World
While there are many similarities among women's experiences, there are undeniable and important differences as well. Assembling a leading group of theologians,...
Creative Exchange: A Constructive Theology of African American Religious Experience
At least until recently, most African Americans would know what is meant by "the black church" or by "African American religion." But now,...
A Loving Home: Spirituality, Sexuality, and Healing Black Life
Crisis in the Village: Restoring Hope in African American Communities
Robert M. Franklin provides first-person advice and insight as he identifies the crises resident within three anchor institutions that have played key roles in...
Being Human: Race, Culture, and Religion
Dwight Hopkins, whose important work in Black Theology has mediated class theological concerns through the prism of African American culture, here offers a...
Blow the Trumpet in Zion!: Global Vision and Action for the Twenty-First-Century Black Church
This volume's contributors dynamic and progressive African American church leaders advocate the prophetic powers of black theology, preaching, and...
Spirit and Resistance: Political Theology and American Indian Liberation
Writing from a Native American perspective, theologian George Tinker probes American Indian culture, its vast religious and cultural legacy, and its ambiguous...
En la Lucha / In the Struggle: Elaborating a Mujerista Theology, Tenth-Anniversary Edition
Ten years ago En la Lucha offered the first systematic presentation of mujerista theology – the liberating religious reflection of Hispanic women –...
Living Stones in the Household of God: The Legacy and Future of Black Theology
The advent of black theology in the late 1960s brought together a revolution in the nation's race relations with a new theological reckoning and a reassessment...
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