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By Bernadette J. Brooten, Jacqueline L. Hazelton

In a usa that remains pushed by means of racial and cultural divisions, from the disproportionately excessive variety of incarcerated African americans to heartfelt disagreements over the real nature of marriage and the correct function of religion in public coverage, the Feminist Sexual Ethics undertaking (from which this ebook originated) has pointed out a vital nexus underlying those fiercest of arguments: The conjunction of faith, slavery, and sexuality.

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35. On the ambivalence of enslaved motherhood as represented in music, see Judith Tick and Melissa J. html (accessed December 6, 2009). 36. Mark 10:44; cf. Matthew 20:26–27, 23:11; Mark 9:35; and Luke 22:26 (NRSV). 37. 26; Ambrose, On Abraham, trans. Theodosia Tomkinson (Etna, CA: Center for Traditionalist Orthodox Studies, 2000) 14. 38. Basil of Caesarea acknowledged that masters can force sex on their enslaved women, but he chose not to penalize Christians for so doing, instead simply pronouncing these women not guilty; Canonical Letters 199, canon 49, in St.

Jacobs, Incidents, 32. Acta Andrea, ed. Jean-Marc Prieur, Corpus Christianorum, Series Apocryphorum 5–6 (Tournhout, Belgium: Brepols, 1989). Prieur dates the final edition of the Acts of Andrew to the second half of the second century, Acta Andrea, vol. 5, 414. English translation in New Testament Apocrypha, ed. Wilhelm Schneemelcher, trans. R. McL. Wilson, vol. 2 (Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox, 1992) 101–151. This incident is in Acts of Andrew, chaps. 17–22; New Testament Apocrypha, vol.

Com - licensed to Universitetsbiblioteket i Tromsoe - PalgraveConnect - 2011-03-08 28 29 97. Deborah Gray White, Ar’n’t I a Woman? Female Slaves in the Plantation South (New York: Norton, 1985). 98. , Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: Written by Herself, by Harriet A. Jacobs, ed. L. Maria Child (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1987); Katie G. Cannon, Black Womanist Ethics, American Academy of Religion Series 60 (Atlanta: Scholars, 1988); Melton A. McLaurin, Celia: A Slave (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1991); Delores S.

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