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One person found this helpful. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Hospitality and the Other: With rare insight and conviction, Copeland demonstrates how black women’s experience and oppression cast encleshing completely different light on our theological theorems and pious platitudes and reveal them as a kind of mental colonization that still operates powerfully in our enflexhing and political configurations today.
Feb 24, Bradley rated it it was amazing. Building a New Christianity in a Racial World. My library Help Advanced Book Search. This book was great but what was most helpful at this moment was her discussion of a Christian Praxis of solidarity. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Looking at the present, Copeland believes that God sympathizes with trafficked persons, modern slaves, LGBT people, and so on — the people who especially need help.
I find it to be prophetic and challenging. A beautiful and important work of theology.
Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being (Intersections in African American Religious Theology)
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She looks back in history and connects Christ to the black women who were enslaved in America. Jun 13, Dwight Davis rated it it was amazing.
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Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being by M. Shawn Copeland
Read more Read less. This book is both fiercely prophetic and deeply pious. It is concrete, visceral, and embodied in the everyday experience and relationships that determine who we are. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Further, Copeland argues, race and embodiment and relations of power not only reframe theological anthropology but also our notions of discipleship, church, and Christ as well.
Theological anthropology — Christianity. Argues so very persuasively the struggle for historical transformation with respect to those issues that challenge the quality of life.
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