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MIPodcast #73—Women and power in the Church of God in Christ, with Anthea Butler

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If you’re familiar with African American religious history, you know that black women outnumber black men in the church. There are a lot of theories about why, too. Author Zora Neale Hurston, for example, said that black women were “the mules of the world,” and that the church gave them a place to lay their […]

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VIDEO—Anthea Butler, “Caught in the Tentacles: American Baptist Home Missions to Mormons…”

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Professor Anthea Butler’s MI Guest Lecture is now available to watch online: “Caught in the Tentacles: American Baptist Home Missions to Mormons in Utah in the Late 19th and Early 20th Century.”

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VIDEO—Ravi Gupta, “Who Owns Religion? A Hindu Perspective on Being a Disciple-Scholar”

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Professor Ravi Gupta’s recent Maxwell Institute Guest Lecture is now available to watch online: “Who Owns Religion? A Hindu Perspective on Being a Disciple-Scholar.”

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