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Jesus and the Disinherited by Howard Thurman
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Jesus and the Disinherited

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Jesus and the Disinherited by Howard Thurman
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Nov 30, 1996 | ISBN 9780807010297

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Praise

“Thurman’s prophetic witness and piercing intellect are as relevant to our current hour of tumult as they were when he first put these incisive thoughts to paper.”—Jelani Cobb, author of The Substance of Hope

“[Jesus and the Disinherited] is the centerpiece of the Black prophet-mystic’s lifelong attempt to bring the harrowing beauty of the African-American experience into deep engagement with what he called ‘the religion of Jesus.’ Ultimately his goal was to offer this humanizing combination as the basis for an emancipatory way of being, moving toward a fundamentally unchained life that is available to all the women and men everywhere who hunger and thirst for righteousness, especially those ‘who stand with their backs against the wall.’”
—Vincent Harding, from the Foreword

Table Of Contents

I. Jesus—An Interpretation

II. Fear

III. Deception

IV. Hate

V. Love

Epilogue

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