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The decline of African American theology : from biblical faith to cultural captivity

Author: Thabiti M Anyabwile
Publisher: Downers Grove, Ill. : IVP Academic, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this book, Thabiti Anyabwile offers a challenging and provocative assessment of the history of African American Christian theology, from its earliest beginnings to the present. He argues trenchantly that the modern fruit of African American theology has fallen far from the tree of its early predecessors. In doing so, Anyabwile closely examines the theological commitments of prominent African American theologians  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Anyabwile, Thabiti M., 1970-
Decline of African American theology.
Downers Grove, Ill. : IVP Academic, ©2007
(OCoLC)624890825
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thabiti M Anyabwile
ISBN: 9780830828272 0830828273
OCLC Number: 162507294
Notes: Fuller Libraries notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-251) and indexes.
"I once was blind but now I see" : the doctrine of revelation in the African American experience -- "A father to the fatherless" : the African American doctrine of God -- "Ain't I a man?" : African American anthropology -- "What a friend we have in Jesus" : the Christology of African Americans -- "What must I do to be saved?" : African American soteriology -- "Gettin' in de spirit" : pneumatology in the African American experience.
Description: 254 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: "I once was blind but now I see" : the doctrine of Revelation in the African American experience --
"A father to the fatherless" : the African American doctrine of God --
"Ain't I a man?" : African American anthropology --
"What a friend we have in Jesus" : the Christology of African Americans --
"What must I do to be saved?" : African American soteriology --
"Gettin' in de spirit" : pneumatology in the African American experience.
Responsibility: Thabiti M. Anyabwile.
Local System Bib Number:
270437

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Thabiti Anyabwile argues that contemporary African American theology has fallen far from the tree of its early American antecedents. This book is a goldmine for any reader interested in the history  Read more...
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