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church in the African city

Aylward Shorter

church in the African city

by Aylward Shorter

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • Catholic Church -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Pastoral theology -- Catholic Church.,
    • City churches -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Church history.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Social conditions -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-152).

      StatementAylward Shorter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX1680.3 .S56 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 152 p. ;
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1886442M
      ISBN 100883447460
      LC Control Number90047577

        Church Prayer Gatheringand Quadrennial Address, J J - J AME Zion 51st Quadrennial Session. J - J London-Midland Annual Conference 50th Anniversary. Aug - Aug Black churches in America have long been recognized as the most independent, stable, and dominant institutions in black communities. In The Black Church in the African American Experience, based on a ten-year study, is the largest nongovernmental study of urban and rural churches ever undertaken and the first major field study on the subject since the g on interviews with more than.

      This book attenpts to establish where, when and how Christianity first came to Africa. The narrative begins in the first century AD, thence traces the major movements of the Christian faith on the continent over the centuries, emphasising the continuity of the development of the Church as a . Black churches in America have long been recognized as the most independent, stable, and dominant institutions in black communities. In The Black Church in the African American Experience, based on a ten-year study, is the largest nongovernmental study of urban and rural churches ever undertaken and the first major field study on the subject since the s.

        The Cleveland Restoration Society is working to create an African-American Civil Rights Trail. It would include the installation of 10 Ohio historical markers at chosen locations across the city. This book gives readers a broad understanding of the Black Church in America and a sense of its uniqueness in the wider world. Explores the history of the Black Church in America, its African roots, beliefs, practices, politics, and contemporary moral dilemmas Argues that in the Black Church, individual and communal destiny are bound together The author is a Priest in the Episcopal Church and.


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