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The Resource Mighty like a river : the black church and social reform, Andrew Billingsley

Mighty like a river : the black church and social reform, Andrew Billingsley

Label
Mighty like a river : the black church and social reform
Title
Mighty like a river
Title remainder
the black church and social reform
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Billingsley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Billingsley, Andrew
Index
index present
LC call number
BR563.N4
LC item number
B534 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American churches
  • Church and social problems
Label
Mighty like a river : the black church and social reform, Andrew Billingsley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-262) and index
Contents
The storm is passing over: the Black church in perspective -- If tombstones could talk: the evolution of the Black church in Savannah -- General Sherman and the Black church -- The crisis of emancipation and reconstruction in Savannah -- Rev. Ralph Mark Gilbert and the civil rights movement in Savannah -- First African Baptist Church, Richmond: seedbed of social reform -- New-time religion -- The Black church and the male youth crisis -- The Black church confronts the HIV/AIDS crisis -- A tale of two cities: Black churches in Denver and Atlanta -- Often seen, seldom called: the legacy of Jerena Lee -- Twelve gates to the city -- Unashamedly Black and unapologetically Christian -- One more river to cross: the Black church faces the future
Control code
38566638
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiv, 262 p.
Isbn
9780195106176
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98013875
Label
Mighty like a river : the black church and social reform, Andrew Billingsley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-262) and index
Contents
The storm is passing over: the Black church in perspective -- If tombstones could talk: the evolution of the Black church in Savannah -- General Sherman and the Black church -- The crisis of emancipation and reconstruction in Savannah -- Rev. Ralph Mark Gilbert and the civil rights movement in Savannah -- First African Baptist Church, Richmond: seedbed of social reform -- New-time religion -- The Black church and the male youth crisis -- The Black church confronts the HIV/AIDS crisis -- A tale of two cities: Black churches in Denver and Atlanta -- Often seen, seldom called: the legacy of Jerena Lee -- Twelve gates to the city -- Unashamedly Black and unapologetically Christian -- One more river to cross: the Black church faces the future
Control code
38566638
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiv, 262 p.
Isbn
9780195106176
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98013875

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