The Professor's Desk

The God Who Delivers

From The Harvard Ichthus, April 23, 2015

On Monday I served as guest lecturer in AAAS10, Introduction to African American Studies. Professors Henry Louis Gates and Larry Bobo invited me to discuss the history of African American Protestantism in the United States, a daunting task for a fifty minute time slot. Yet the assigned readings, which included Albert Raboteau’s Slave Religion and James Cone’s Black Theology and Black Power, allowed me to focus on black religion as a tool of liberation from oppression.

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Bible Study this Wednesday

Bible Study March 11 7 p.m.

Please join me this Wednesday, March 11 at 7 p.m. in the Pusey Room of the Memorial Church for the second session this Term of Reading the Bible in its World for Your World. Hope to see you there!