- May 7, 2009
Why the Enslaved Adopted the Religion of Their Masters—and Transformed ItView attachment 24303
The story of early African-American Christianity proves the power of the Resurrection against oppression.www.christianitytoday.com
Why the Enslaved Adopted the Religion of Their Masters—and Transformed It
Brother Al D, the key word is 'ENSLAVED'. We as people of African descent need to accept the whole truth in how we came to be enslaved while being a part of African civilizations. We need to accept the part that other Africans had in the system of ENSLAVEMENT. Black vs Black Hatred as it goes all the way back to Roman Empire times; this needs to be addressed in order to understand how the Protestants took the ancient scriptures and Christianity and now, we are confused.