The history of the Negro church

by Carter Godwin Woodson

Publisher: Associated Publishers in Washington, D.C

Written in English
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  • African Americans -- Religion

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Carter G. Woodson.
SeriesA Woodson classic
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR563.N4
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 322 p. :
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22923224M

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The “Negro Spurgeon” At the age of 14, Turner, along with his family became members of the Southern Methodist Episcopal Church (SMEC) at a revival : Andre E. Johnson. Reverend Wright notes that in , W.E.B. Du Bois said "there are three ingredients to the black church: preaching, music, and the holy spirit. The Negro church exists for the purposes of a yet deprived and troubled people. As long as Negroes are excluded from or are uncomfortable in white churches, the Negro church will remain an instrument for the expression of racial identity and . Date: Wed, *This dates Registry from , briefly writes about the history of the Black Church in America. This institution which was the first source of land ownership for slaves in America (with the human character of black people) is viewed as the reason and savior of oppressed African people in the United States.

  The History Of The Black Church When President-elect Barack Obama spoke of the "black church" during his now-famous speech on race and religion, it was clear what he meant. But some historians who. W. E. B. Du Bois was editor and principal author of The Negro Church, first published in A groundbreaking study, this volume is the first in-depth treatment of African-American religious life. It is the first sociological book on religion in the United States. It is the first empirical study of religion conducted by Black scholars. Negro superseded colored as the most polite word for African Americans at a time when black was considered more offensive. In 17th-century Colonial America, the term "Negro" had been also, according to one historian, used to describe Native Americans. John Belton O'Neall's The Negro Law of South Carolina () stipulated that "the term negro is confined to slave .

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BY CARTER G. WOODSON, Ph.D. Editor of the Journal of Negro History, author of A Century of Negro Migration, and of the Education of the Negro Prior to SECOND EDITION. THE ASSOCIATED PUBLISHERS WASHINGTON, D. Published inThe History of the Negro Church traces the construction of the black church in America from colonial times through the early years of the twentieth century.

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man, afterward of the Christian pastor, the Church pre- served in itself the remnants of African tribal life and be- came after emancipation the center of Negro social life. So that today the Negro population of the United States is virtually divided into church congregations which are the real units of race life.

“The importance of the church in the life of the Negro justifies the publication of this brief account of the development of the institution.” Woodson traces the influence of the Black church in America from colonial times through the early years of the twentieth century.

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The History of the Negro Church Contents: Early missionaries and the Negro -- The dawn of the new day -- Pioneer Negro preachers -- The independent church movement -- Early development -- The schism and the subsequent situation -- Religious instruction revived -- Preachers of versatile genius -- The Civil War and the church -- Religious.

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