Saints in Exile: The Holiness-Pentecostal Experience in African American Religion and Culture / Edition 1 by Cheryl J. Sanders | 9780195131017 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Saints in Exile: The Holiness-Pentecostal Experience in African American Religion and Culture / Edition 1

Saints in Exile: The Holiness-Pentecostal Experience in African American Religion and Culture / Edition 1

by Cheryl J. Sanders
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195131010

ISBN-13: 9780195131017

Pub. Date: 03/25/1999

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Saints in Exile studies, from an insider's perspective, the worship practices and social ethics of the African American family of Holiness, Pentecostal and Apostolic churches known collectively as the Sanctified Church. Cheryl Sanders identifies the theme of exile, both as an idea and an experience, as the key to understanding the dialectical nature of African

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Saints in Exile studies, from an insider's perspective, the worship practices and social ethics of the African American family of Holiness, Pentecostal and Apostolic churches known collectively as the Sanctified Church. Cheryl Sanders identifies the theme of exile, both as an idea and an experience, as the key to understanding the dialectical nature of African American religious and intellectual life, that W.E.B. Du Bois called "double-conscious".

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195131017
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/25/1999
Series:
Religion in America Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
200
Sales rank:
825,664
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.80(d)

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