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There are rreedom few instances in which evangelical theologians will certainly disagree with her argument, but there are also many places where they will follow.

Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being by M. Shawn Copeland

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Some may find Copeland’s writing to be too scholarly and unapproachable. Get to Know Us. It is concrete,visceral, and embodied in the everyday experience andrelationships that determine who freedm are. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being

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It is concrete, visceral, and embodied in the everyday experience and relationships that determine who we are. Like James Cone, Copeland believes that God sympathizes with the marginalized and suffering people of the world.

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Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being (Intersections in African American Religious Theology)

John rated it it was amazing Sep 08, Read Fortress Press’s interview with M. Enfleshingg rated it it was amazing Jul 09, vreedom In that case, argues distinguished theologian Shawn Copeland, we have much to learn from the embodied experience of black women who, for centuries, have borne in their bodies the identities and pathologies of those in power.

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But there is one who does not forgetJesus of Nazareth, who is the Christ of God. Please try again later.

With rare insight and conviction, Copeland demonstrates how black women’s experience and oppression cast a completely different light on our theological theorems and pious platitudes and reveal them as a kind of mental colonization that still operates powerfully in our economic and political configurations today. Argues so very persuasively the struggle for historical transformation with respect to those issues that challenge the quality of fresdom.


We have to recognize that people who suffer and are mistreated have an equal stake in the kingdom of God. This book uncovers previously under-appreciated connections between Catholic sacramental life that occurs within church walls and the ethical life that takes place outside of them. This is the task I have set for myself. These categories include blackness, being, body, incarnation, beauty; power and oppression; sin and grace; suffering and compassionate solidarity; history, memory, and freedom.

Hence, it gestures concretely toward a theology of re-membering and remembrance. Account Options Sign in. See 1 question about Enfleshing Freedom….

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