A Theological Account of Nat Turner: Christianity, Violence, and Theology (Black Religion/Womanist Thought/Social Justice) (Paperback)

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In this unique volume, Lampley analyzes the theology of Nat Turner's violent slave rebellion in juxtaposition with Old Testament views of prophetic violence and Jesus' politics of violence in the New Testament and in consideration of the history of Christian violence and the violence embedded in traditional Christian theology.

About the Author


Karl Lampley is a research scholar at the University of Chicago Divinity School


Product Details
ISBN: 9781349459230
ISBN-10: 1349459232
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: August 23rd, 2013
Pages: 196
Language: English
Series: Black Religion/Womanist Thought/Social Justice