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By William Dwight McKissic Sr.,Dr. Anthony T. Evans

ISBN-10: 0692893830

ISBN-13: 9780692893838

Alex Haley's look for his "roots" restored to many Black americans a long-lost feel of background. however it additionally made many folks ask yourself simply how deep our roots could sink into the fertile flooring of human background. Does the legacy handed directly to us achieve again to a time whilst Christ walked with us- maybe even to the instant of production? For the Christian, the questions develop into much more pointed: what position did dark-skinned humans play within the early days of historic Christianity?
In "Beyond Roots: looking for Blacks within the Bible," Rev. William Dwight McKissic launches a seek of his personal, taking us from the times of Kunta Kinte to the very start of humanity. His exegetical and old views make clear very important concerns for all Black believers:
-Were there widespread Black characters within the Bible? Who have been they? What function did they play?
-Were any of the biblical writers Black?
-Is there biblical proof of a "curse" on dark-skinned people?
-Did Black humans obtain Christ in slavery, or did they bring about their religion with them to the beaches of America?
-Were there Black humans on this planet earlier than the times of Noah?
-What function did Africans play within the early days of the Christian religion?
"Beyond Roots: looking for Blacks within the Bible" choices up the place conventional theological education leaves off and restores to Black Christians their biblical birthright.

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