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The imposing preacher : Samuel DeWitt Proctor and Black public faith

Author: Adam Bond
Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Samuel DeWitt Proctor's voice is essential to understanding the black social gospel. Proctor brought a black middle class understanding of America to his preaching and had a notion of faith that presented an alternative reality to the pervasive racism in the United States and sought to honor the inherent dignity of all humanity.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Samuel D Proctor; Samuel D Proctor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Bond
ISBN: 9780800699727 0800699726
OCLC Number: 828670845
Description: xi, 247 pages : portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Racism and the post-segregation witness of Black public faith --
On the making of a public theologian : Proctor's cultural roots --
On the making of a public faith : Proctor's intellectual roots --
Everybody is God's somebody : a defense of Black humanity --
Preparing public theologians : Black preachers and racial uplift --
Creating a genuine community : a Black Christian vision for transforming American public space.
Responsibility: Adam L. Bond.

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