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Keeping the faith

Author: Sherry Jones; Washington Media Associates.; PBS Video.
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the Black church in America as a source of Black heritage and cultural identity, a wellspring of social and political action, and a refuge for impoverished urban blacks. Shows hot two Black churches in Chicago, one with a middle class congregation and one serving the inner-city poor, balance the spiritual needs of their members with their mission of addressing the social and economic problems facing many  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sherry Jones; Washington Media Associates.; PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 18127027
Notes: Segment from the television program: Frontline.
Credits: Produced and directed by Sherry Jones.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Other Titles: Frontline (Television program)
Responsibility: a Washington Media Associates production ; produced and directed by Sherry Jones.

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Examines the Black church in America as a source of Black heritage and cultural identity, a wellspring of social and political action, and a refuge for impoverished urban blacks. Shows hot two Black churches in Chicago, one with a middle class congregation and one serving the inner-city poor, balance the spiritual needs of their members with their mission of addressing the social and economic problems facing many disadvantaged Black Americans.

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