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Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
This survey of past interpretations of Gen. 9:25-27 supplies a helpful perspective from which to understand how the notion of white supremacy and Negro slavery in America were persistently justified on the basis of "the curse of Canaan." The article grew out of a course in black history which the author recently taught while a student at Concordia Theological Seminary, Springfield, Ill.
History of Christianity
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Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Bradley, L. Richard
"The Curse of Canaan and the American Negro,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 42, Article 10.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol42/iss1/10