Urban Visions and the Black Church in the 21st Century

DETAILS

Program
D.Min
Field of Study
History
Class #
H 652
Currently Offered?
Time
TBD
Core/Elective
Elective

This course studies the Black Church in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries through the lens of the urban context. The course will focus on the continuities and discontinuities in the Black Church’s engagement with the urban context in the United States. The course will discuss the impact of the Black Church on the changing urban context as well as the impact of the urban context on the evolving Black Church, with critical attention given to the competition between models of ministry in different eras.