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9780465044160

The Beloved Community

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  • ISBN13:

    9780465044160

  • ISBN10:

    0465044166

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-08-07
  • Publisher: Basic Books

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Summary

"The Beloved Community" lays out an exuberant new vision for progressive Christianity and reclaims the centrality of faith in the quest for social justice and authentic community.

Author Biography

Charles Marsh is Professor of Religion at the University of Virginia and Director of the Project on Lived Theology. He is the author of Reclaiming Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the award-winning God's Long Summer, and The Last Days. He lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Souls on Fire 1(10)
PART ONE
CHAPTER 1 From Church Budgets to Beloved Community: King in Montgomery
11(40)
CHAPTER 2 In the Fields of the Lord: The God Movement in South Georgia
51(36)
CHAPTER 3 A Theology for Radicals: The Rise and Fall of SNCC
87(40)
PART TWO
CHAPTER 4 The Burdens of Perpetual Freedom: The Dream as Hallucination
127(18)
CHAPTER 5 Between the Times
145(8)
PART THREE
CHAPTER 6 Unfinished Business: John Perkins and the Radical Roots of Faith-Based Community Building
153(36)
CHAPTER 7 Building Beloved Communities: Dispatches from the Quiet Revolution
189(18)
CHAPTER 8 The Contours of an Activist Faith for the Twenty-first Century
207(10)
Acknowledgments 217(4)
Notes 221(52)
Selected Bibliography 273(10)
Index 283

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