Chapter 28. Three Rival Narratives of Black Religion

  1. Lewis R. Gordon and
  2. Jane Anna Gordon
  1. William D. Hart

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996645.ch28

A Companion to African-American Studies

A Companion to African-American Studies

How to Cite

Hart, W. D. (2006) Three Rival Narratives of Black Religion, in A Companion to African-American Studies (eds L. R. Gordon and J. A. Gordon), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996645.ch28

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235163

Online ISBN: 9780470996645

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Keywords:

  • black religions;
  • black folks;
  • black church;
  • ancestor piety;
  • black studies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Black Religion as the “Soul” of Black Folks

  • Black Religion as the Black Church

  • Black Religion as Ancestor Piety

  • Conclusion