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Reading while Black : African American biblical interpretation as an exercise in hope / Esau McCaulley.

McCaulley, Esau, (author.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Eckhart PL - Main 220.6 MCC (Text) 840191003070993 New Items - Main Level Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780830854868
  • ISBN: 083085486X
  • Physical Description: 198 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Downer's Grove, Illinois : IVP Academic, an imprint of InterVarsity Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes discussion question guide.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [187]-194) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
The south got somethin' to say : making space for Black ecclesial interpretation -- Freedom is no fear : the New Testament and a theology of policing -- Tired feet, rested souls : the New Testament and the political witness of the Church -- Reading while Black : the Bible and the pursuit of justice -- Black and proud : the Bible and Black identity -- What shall we do with this rage? : the Bible and Black anger -- The freedom of the slaves : Pennington's triumph -- Conclusion : an exercise in hope -- Bonus track : further notes on the development of Black ecclesial interpretation.
Summary, etc.:
"Reading Scripture from the perspective of Black church tradition can help us connect with a rich faith history and address the urgent issues of our times. Demonstrating an ongoing conversation between the collective Black experience and the Bible, New Testament scholar Esau McCaulley shares a personal and scholarly testament to the power and hope of Black biblical interpretation." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Bible > Black interpretations.
African Americans > Religion.
Genre: Religious materials.

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