The Tragic Vision of African American Religion

  • Authors
  • Matthew V. Johnson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Matthew V. Johnson
    Pages 1-12
  3. Matthew V. Johnson
    Pages 41-61
  4. Matthew V. Johnson
    Pages 63-83
  5. Matthew V. Johnson
    Pages 153-162
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 163-189

About this book


Many have used the term 'tragic' to refer to African American religious and cultural experience. After a studied meditation on and articulation of the 'tragic vision,' Johnson argues that African American Christian Consciousness is an expression of the tragic and a tragic expression of the Christian Faith.


Africa African America argue consciousness experience religion theology

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