By Jawanza Eric Clark

ISBN-10: 1137546883

ISBN-13: 9781137546883

 In this assortment, black spiritual students and pastors whose services diversity from theology, ethics, and the psychology of faith, to preaching, non secular aesthetics, and spiritual schooling, talk about the legacy of Albert B. Cleage Jr. and the assumption of the Black Madonna and child. 
Easter Sunday, 2017 will mark the fifty 12 months anniversary of Albert B. Cleage Jr.’s unveiling of a mural of the Black Madonna and baby in his church in Detroit, Michigan. This unveiling symbolized an intensive theological departure and disruption. The mural helped symbolically release Black Christian Nationalism and prompted the Black strength flow within the usa. yet fifty years later, what has been the lasting impression of this act of theological innovation?  What is the legacy of Cleage’s emphasis at the literal blackness of Jesus?  How has the assumption of a Black Madonna and baby educated notions of black womanhood, motherhood? LGBTQ groups?  How has Cleage’s theology prompted Christian schooling, Africana pastoral theology, and the Black Arts stream? The members to this paintings talk about solutions to those and lots of extra questions.

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