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Dividing the Faith The Rise of Segregated Churches in the Early American North

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Dividing the Faith The Rise of Segregated Churches in the Early American North
Richard J. Boles, "Dividing the Faith: The Rise of Segregated Churches in the Early American North "
English | ISBN: 1479803189 | 2020 | 344 pages | PDF | 7 MB
Uncovers the often overlooked participation of African Americans and Native Americans in early Protestant churches


Phillis Wheatley was stolen from her family in Senegambia, and, in 1761, slave traders transported her to Boston, Massachusetts, to be sold. She was purchased by the Wheatley family who treated Phillis far better than most eighteenth-century slaves could hope, and she received a thorough education while still, of course, longing for her freedom. After four years, Wheatley began writing religious poetry. She was baptized and became a member of a predominantly white Congregational church in Boston. More than ten years after her enslavement began, some of her poetry was published in London, England, as a book titled
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