Reconstructing the Gospel: Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion
Just as Reconstruction after the Civil War worked to repair a desperately broken society, our Christianity requires a spiritual reconstruction that undoes the injustices of the past. Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove traces his journey from the religion of the slaveholder to the Christianity of Christ, showing that when the gospel is reconstructed, freedom rings both for individuals and for society as a whole.
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Wilson-Hartgrove (Strangers at My Door), a white minister serving at a historic African-American Baptist church near Durham, N.C., extends the arc of his previous reflections on New South faith, race ... Read full review
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