American Identity, Christian community, Church Identity, Race

Questioning our multiple supremacies

Katharine Gerbner writes in Christian Slavery: Conversion and Race in the Protestant Atlantic World that before there was the ideology of white supremacy, there existed what she calls "Protestant Supremacy." ¬†Gerbner writes about Anglicanism in Barbados what was also true in America, "The Anglican Church in Barbados was exclusive, the domain of slave owners and… Continue reading Questioning our multiple supremacies

American Identity, Assimilation, Race

1619

  "About the latter end of August, a Dutch man of Warr of the burden of a 160 tunes arrived at Point-Comfort, the Comandors name Capt Jope, his Pilott for the West Indies one Mr Marmaduke an Englishman. ‚Ķ He brought not any thing but 20 and odd Negroes, w[hich] the Governo[r] and Cape Merchant… Continue reading 1619