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African American Systematic Theology

.... Thus, by bringing to the forefront a narrative of black oppression at the hands of European-American Christianity, African-Americans will look to God for their ....

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African American Systematic Theory

.... Thus, by bringing to the forefront a narrative of black oppression at the hands of European-American Christianity, African-Americans will look to God for their ....

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Islam, Christianity, and Africa

.... Whereas Islam became part of African culture, Christianity remained separate from it as did the colonial administrators that the European powers placed in ....

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Spiritual Development of African American Women

.... Over time, Christianity among African slaves was influenced by African religions that were brought to the United States by successive waves of slaves. ....

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Gustavas Vassa, the African

.... Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavas Vassa, the African 1. This .... Christianity is another theme that is not given as much space in the book, but ....

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African American Christian Church

.... part of Christianity uncontested, and 3) the role of political Christianity in the Holocaust and prior evils such as the treatment of African American slaves ....

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African American Interpretation of Scripture

.... Thus, the African American individual and community could appear to conform to the .... while internally adhering to the belief in Christianity that identified all ....

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Turning Points: African American History

.... For example, the conversion of African Americans only occurred because of the "Africanization" of Christianity (Hudson 15). The ....

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Slave Religion

.... the slaves were able to somehow integrate some of their native religious practices into the new religion of Christianity. For example, many African blacks felt ....

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Slave Culture & the Foundations of Black America

.... is paid to the development of religion in the Black community in America and how the early African American religion was adapted into Black Christianity. ....

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Christian Discipleship and the African-American Church

.... equal rights, or Constitutional freedoms in any way may easily be an ally of African-American Christians in .... ôEvangelical Racism?ö Christianity Today 23 Nov. ....

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Slave Communities

.... a trickster, terrifying, a friend in need, and a source of mirth, a clear combination of African trickster tales and a syncretistic overlay of Christianity. ....

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Slavery in the US

.... a trickster, terrifying, a friend in need, and a source of mirth, a clear combination of African trickster tales and a syncretistic overlay of Christianity. ....

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Reimer, Pula and Nxumalo

.... in Pula's article as well as Reimer's, there is a mixing of native religious beliefs with those of Christianity. Christ and Ancestors in the African World In ....

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Voodoo in the United States

.... situation in the New World was the syncretization, or merging, of two widely different belief systems--Catholic Christianity and West African spirit worship. ....

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The Black Church The black church remains a vital e

.... slave community. These two strains merged to produce a distinct, syncretic African-Christianity (Parish, 1989, 81-83). The most ....

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Black Nationalism in the Slave Population

.... These two strains merged to produce a distinct, syncretic African-Christianity. The most important black denomination started when black members of St. ....

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Slavery, Abolitionists & Black Nationalism

.... These two strains merged to produce a distinct, syncretic African-Christianity. The most important black denomination started when black members of St. ....

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African Art in the Pre-Colonial Era

.... Yet another great African civilization was located in Nigeria. Bahn (1996) points out that Nigeria in the years before Christianity and throughout the first ....

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Early Black Nationalism

.... slave community. These two strains merged to produce a distinct, syncretic African-Christianity (Parish 81-83). The most important ....

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"The Dutchman" and "Blues for Mister Charlie"

.... Blues for Mister Charlie is Baldwin's concern regarding what constitutes true or meaningful Christianity. Meridian Henry, the African-American minister, and ....

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Religious Ritual and Belief

.... The African religion symbolizes freedom and independence. .... to make slaves obey, although some whites feared that the equality taught by Christianity would lead ....

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Ritual and Belief

.... The African religion symbolizes freedom and independence. .... to make slaves obey, although some whites feared that the equality taught by Christianity would lead ....

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Muslim Slaves in Antebellum America

.... to the same abusive and inhumane experiences as other African slaves. A majority of Muslim slaves were coerced into converting to Christianity, but many ....

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African American History

.... In these areas, African religious customs were combined with the Christianity of the Whites to form a particularly animated version of the traditional ....

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Haile Selassie

.... in Africa…I would broadly say that wherever there is African blood, there .... as the Lord, however, is what separates Rastafarianism from Christianity and Judaism ....

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Chinua Achebe's Novel Arrow of God

.... Alas, that power seems to be broken by the end of the book, with Winterbottom back in control, Christianity supplanting traditional African religion, and ....

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African-American Protest Music from the 60s

.... But beneath the veneer of their gradual adoption of Christianity, the English language, and American customs, vital African elements have survived to this day ....

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Hospice Movement and African Americans

.... Given the importance of religion in the life of African Americans as individuals .... Given the dominance of Christianity as the favored religious practice, it is ....

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THE PSYCHOLOGY OF ANGELS

.... is his sermon, "The Christmas Angel," wherein he notes that, close to Christmas, an African native who knew little of Jesus, Christianity, or miraculous ....

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