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Then we'll sing a new song : African influences on America's religious landscape

Author: Mary Ann Clark
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book tells the often-unrecognized, but important, story of how African religions have shaped faith in America. Mary Ann Clark explores the cultures of three African kingdoms that contributed  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ann Clark
ISBN: 9781442208797 1442208791 9781442208810 1442208813
OCLC Number: 764377456
Description: viii, 234 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: A most religious nation --
Jesus is my bosom friend: the development of American religion --
African Christianity: kingdom of Kongo --
The dead are not dead --
Children of Oduduwa: the Oyo empire --
Then why not every man? --
Children of the leopard: kingdom of Dahomey --
That voodoo that you do --
New African branches.
Responsibility: Mary Ann Clark.

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The last few years have seen a continuing and important reevaluation of the black experience of Christianity in America; this contribution by independent scholar Clark (religious studies, Univ. of Read more...

 
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