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The cross and the lynching tree

Author: James H Cone
Publisher: Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, [2011] ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the symbols of the cross and the lynching tree in African Americans daily life, spiritual life, and history.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James H Cone
ISBN: 9781570759376 1570759375 9781626980051 1626980055
OCLC Number: 708648158
Description: xix, 202 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: "Nobody knows de trouble I've seen": the cross and the lynching tree in the Black experience --
"The terrible beauty of the cross" and the tragedy of the lynching tree: a reflection on Reinhold Niebuhr --
Bearing the cross and staring down the lynching tree: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s struggle to redeem the soul of America --
The re-crucified Christ in Black literary imagination --
Oh Mary, don't you weep --
Conclusion: legacies of the cross and the lynching tree.
Responsibility: James H. Cone.

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Explores these symbols and their interconnection in the history and souls of black folk.  Read more...

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