This publication is a complete survey of African American Christian non secular schooling (AACRE). It addresses historic, theological, and ministerial matters. Kenneth H. Hill defines ideas and explores historical past, considers the various voices which are addressing AACRE, and makes a speciality of academic idea and perform. non secular schooling within the African American culture considers a range of voices, together with these of evangelical, pentecostal, liberation, and womanist African American theologians.
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