Announcing the Medieval lay mystics: Christian History issue #127
From outlaws to patriots
The early story of Baptists in America
March to freedom
African American Baptists forged a strong identity in the face of oppression
Multiplying by dividing (again)
Baptists wrestle with fundamentalism and liberalism
“That’s where I used to go to church”
Black Baptists and white Baptists shared something important in the twentieth century: a penchant for splitting
Today in History
“A million and more teen age girls and boys have decided that boogie woogie is old stuff and definitely on the way out. They don t sing the blues anymo...”
Shelley, Bruce L. “The Young and the Zealous.” Christian History 92.
Christ is our Wisdom (1869)
Happy is the man who finds wisdom, and the man who gets understanding —Proverbs 3:13. “Buried in the shadows...