Of Impact, Of Influence: the Black Church in Contemporary American Politics
April 11, 2021 by Leah Daughtry
Published by Georgetown University Berkley Center on Religion, Peace and World Affairs.
Besides priest and pastor, the Black Church also serves as prophet to the church and to the nation. In this role, it critiques society from a biblical perspective which places God on the side of the oppressed, exploited, and impoverished.