Download e-book for iPad: A Postcolonial African American Re-reading of Colossians: by A. Tinsley

By A. Tinsley

Written from an African American viewpoint, this paintings depicts the presentation of the gospel message to the first-century group of Colossae, their reception of it comparative to the presentation and reception of a similar to the enslaved Africans of North the US rather within the eighteenth and the 19th centuries.

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