Blow the Trumpet in Zion!
Global Vision and Action for the Twenty-First-Century Black Church
ISBN10: 0800637127 ISBN13: 9780800637125 Contributors: CARRUTHERS, IVA E. (Editor); Wright, Jeremiah A., Jr. (Editor) Publisher: Augsburg Fortress Pub Published: Jan 31 2005 Pages: 180 Weight: 0.65lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
This volume's contributors - dynamic and progressive African American church leaders - advocate theprophetic powers of black theology, preaching, and evangelismin support of community and economic development, ministerial and lay leadership, and enhancement of churchlife.
Among the writers are Charles G. Adams, Randall C. Bailey, James H. Cone, James A. Forbes, Jacquelyn Grant, OberyHendricks, Asa G. Hilliard, Dwight N. Hopkins, CecilMurray, and Gayraud Wilmore. All were presentersin 2004 at the first Samuel DeWitt Proctor Conference, established to reinvigorate the social justice agenda of America's black churches.