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The Resource Reading while Black : African American biblical interpretation as an exercise in hope, Esau McCaulley

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

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Reading while Black : African American biblical interpretation as an exercise in hope
Title
Reading while Black
Title remainder
African American biblical interpretation as an exercise in hope
Statement of responsibility
Esau McCaulley
Title variation
African American biblical interpretation as an exercise in hope
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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. --
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McCaulley, Esau
Dewey number
220.608996073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • African Americans
  • Hope
  • Police
  • Violence
  • Christianity and politics
  • Christianity and justice
Label
Reading while Black : African American biblical interpretation as an exercise in hope, Esau McCaulley
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Copyright
Note
Includes a discussion guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-194) and indexes
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780830854868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1191028416
  • 711569
  • (OCoLC)1191028416
Label
Reading while Black : African American biblical interpretation as an exercise in hope, Esau McCaulley
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes a discussion guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-194) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780830854868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1191028416
  • 711569
  • (OCoLC)1191028416
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