The Arrogance of Faith: Christianity and Race in America

This historical study shows how the Bible has been used to justify slavery and promote racial divisions in society Christianity, contends Wood in this extensive, hard hitting critique, played a fundamental role in shaping the white racism undergirding black slavery and made possible the near extermination of the American Indian,Publisher s Weekly The Arrogance of Faith: Christianity and Race in America from the Colonial Era to the Twentieth Century


About the Author: Forrest G. Wood

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10 thoughts on “The Arrogance of Faith: Christianity and Race in America from the Colonial Era to the Twentieth Century

  1. Melody Schwarting Melody Schwarting says:

    An incisive look at Christianity and racism in America Wood does not hold back, and his documentary evidence is wonderfully arranged Highly recommended for all students of American history, religious or not, because the influence of religion on American society can hardly be underestimated in the 19th century.


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