Is America Willing to Be Freed from Its Demons? Archive, Remapping American Christianities July 11, 2016. Willie James Jennings (born April 29, 1961) is an American theologian, known for his contributions on liberation theologies, cultural identities, and theological anthropology. William Dyrness. Rating details. American theologian and professor of theology and culture at Fuller Theological Seminary. ― Willie James Jennings, The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race. This is "Willie James Jennings" by Faith+Lead on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them. His book The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race (Yale, 2010) has won awards from the American Academy of Religion and from the Grawemeyer Awards. https://onscript.study/podcast/willie-jennings-race-and-christian-theology Willie James Jennings came to YDS last year as Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana Studies. Doctor Willie Jennings is a pastor, theologian, speaker, and world renowned author, and the Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana Studies at Yale Divinity School. Willie James Jennings is Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana Studies at Yale University Divinity School and is an ordained minister. L. Gregory Jones and Willie James Jennings, “Formed for Ministry: A Program in Spiritual Formation,” Christian Century 117:4 (2000): 124–28. In this ambitious and wide-ranging work, Willie James Jennings delves deep into the late medieval soil in which the modern Christian imagination grew, to reveal how Christianity's highly refined process of socialization has inadvertently created and maintained segregated societies. Availability. He is currently an associate professor of systematic theology and Africana studies at Yale University. And I brought Willie James Jennings’ commentary on Acts, along with the Liturgy of the Hours and Reggie Williams’ Bonhoeffer’s Black Jesus as my reading content. Academics similar to or like Willie James Jennings. Find Willie James Jennings books online & save. Results per page. 246 ratings. Written by Willie James Jennings Reviewed By Elizabeth Y. 00:42:00 - Doctor Willie Jennings is a pastor, theologian, speaker, and world renowned author, and the Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana … Willie James Jennings, Part 1 - Inverse Podcast | Listen Notes Sung . He is at work on a commentary on the Book of Acts for Westminster John Knox. He lives in Durham, NC. " Publisher. Clear Selection. Wikipedia. Featured Authors. L. Gregory Jones and Willie James Jennings, “Geographies of Memory: Theological Reflections on Racial Reconciliation in South Africa and the United States,” Theological Education 38:1 (2001): 91–100. 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Willie James Jennings In this new commentary for the Belief series, award-winning author and theologian Willie James Jennings explores the relevance of the book of Acts for the struggles of today. Willie James Jennings. He lives in Durham, NC. show more. Willie James Jennings. 1 likes. Sort by: Relevance Filter. Product details . Willie James Jennings is associate professor of systematic theology and Africana studies at Yale University Divinity School. His book The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race won both the American Academy of Religion Award for Excellence in the Study of Religion and the Grawemeyer Award in Religion. 4.54 out of 5 stars. His course, like Stanley Hauerwas’s introduction to ethics, was the sort that did more than educate. I had wanted to read Jennings’ commentary on Acts, and I had just finished (really the first day I finished) Jennings’ Christian Imagination. 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While some see Acts as the story of the founding of the Christian church, Jennings argues that it is so much more, depicting revolution—life in the disrupting presence of the Spirit of God. Eerdmans, $19.99 trade paper (176p) ISBN 978-0-8028-7844-1. Willie James Jennings was a longtime and beloved academic dean at Duke Divinity School, where I studied with him. Willie James Jennings: It is the fundamental problem that we’re facing. https://fullerstudio.fuller.edu/contributor/willie-james-jennings Willie James Jennings is Associate Professor of Theology and Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School, where he previously served as academic dean. So I wanted more from Jennings. Willie James Jennings is Associate Professor of Theology and Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School, where he previously served as academic dean. 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