Beyond Roots: In Search of Blacks in the Bible by William Dwight McKissic Sr.,Dr. Anthony T. Evans

By William Dwight McKissic Sr.,Dr. Anthony T. Evans

Alex Haley's look for his "roots" restored to many Black americans a long-lost experience of history. however it additionally made many people ask yourself simply how deep our roots may possibly sink into the fertile floor of human background. Does the legacy handed directly to us achieve again to a time whilst Christ walked with us- even perhaps to the instant of construction? For the Christian, the questions develop into much more pointed: what function did dark-skinned humans play within the early days of old Christianity?
In "Beyond Roots: looking for Blacks within the Bible," Rev. William Dwight McKissic launches a seek of his personal, taking us from the times of Kunta Kinte to the very start of humanity. His exegetical and historic views make clear very important concerns for all Black believers:
-Were there sought after Black characters within the Bible? Who have been they? What position did they play?
-Were any of the biblical writers Black?
-Is there biblical proof of a "curse" on dark-skinned people?
-Did Black humans obtain Christ in slavery, or did they convey their religion with them to the seashores of America?
-Were there Black humans on the planet prior to the times of Noah?
-What position did Africans play within the early days of the Christian religion?
"Beyond Roots: looking for Blacks within the Bible" selections up the place conventional theological education leaves off and restores to Black Christians their biblical birthright.

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