African American Experience in World Mission

The African - American Christian Churches Sylvia M. Jacobs A Sylvia Marie Jacobs was born in 1946 in OH . She received her BS and MBA from Wayne State University , MI , and her Ph.D. from Howard University , DC .

African American Experience in World Mission

Collection of articles about the history of missions from an African-American perspective.

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African-American Experience in World Mission
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Vaughn J. Walston, Robert J. Stevens
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: William Carey Library

Collection of articles about the history of missions from an African-American perspective.
A Higher Mission
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Kimberly D. Hill
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-15 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

In this vital transnational study, Kimberly D. Hill critically analyzes the colonial history of central Africa through the perspective of two African American missionaries: Alonzo Edmiston and Althea Brown Edmiston. The pair met and fell in love while working as a part of the American Presbyterian Congo Mission—an operation which
Faith and Slavery in the Presbyterian Diaspora
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: William Harrison Taylor, Peter C. Messer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-28 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Faith and Slavery considers how in diverse places—the New Hebrides, Scotland, the United States, and East Central Africa—the Presbyterian faith shaped men’s and women’s interpretations of and interactions with chattel slavery. The chapters highlight how the particular ways Presbyterians framed the Reformed Tradition made slavery an especially problematic and fraught
We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible
Language: en
Pages: 618
Authors: Darlene Clark Hine, Wilma King
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-04-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

Contains essays which share the experiences and emphasize the achievements and struggles of Black women from colonial times through the 20th century
Competing Kingdoms
Language: en
Pages: 429
Authors: Barbara Reeves-Ellington, Kathryn Kish Sklar, Connie A. Shemo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Duke University Press

Competing Kingdoms rethinks the importance of women and religion within U.S. imperial culture from the early nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth. In an era when the United States was emerging as a world power to challenge the hegemony of European imperial powers, American women missionaries strove to create a new