Sisters of the Spirit / Edition 1

Sisters of the Spirit / Edition 1

by William L. Andrews
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0253287049

ISBN-13: 2900253287044

Pub. Date: 07/01/1986

Publisher: Indiana University Press

In Sisters of the Spirit three black American women recreate their lives and proclaim their faith in themselves as women with an empowering mission. As preachers of the Christian gospel, Jarena Lee, Zilpha Elaw, and Julia Foote helped to launch a feminist revolution in American religious life and in American society as a whole.

Overview

In Sisters of the Spirit three black American women recreate their lives and proclaim their faith in themselves as women with an empowering mission. As preachers of the Christian gospel, Jarena Lee, Zilpha Elaw, and Julia Foote helped to launch a feminist revolution in American religious life and in American society as a whole.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900253287044
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
07/01/1986
Series:
Religion in North America Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256

Table of Contents

Preface by Catherine L. Albanese and Stephen J. Stein
Foreword by Marilyn Richardson
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Textual Note

I. The Life and Religious Experience of Jarena Lee

II. Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experience, Ministerial Travels and Labors of Mrs. Zilpha Elaw

III. A Brand Plucked from the Fire: An Autobiographical Sketch by Mrs. Julia A.J. Foote

Notes

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