The Resource African Christian presence in the West : new immigrant congregations and transnational networks in North America and Europe, edited by Frieder Ludwig & J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu

African Christian presence in the West : new immigrant congregations and transnational networks in North America and Europe, edited by Frieder Ludwig & J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu

Label
African Christian presence in the West : new immigrant congregations and transnational networks in North America and Europe
Title
African Christian presence in the West
Title remainder
new immigrant congregations and transnational networks in North America and Europe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Frieder Ludwig & J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BR563.N4
LC item number
A367 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ludwig, Frieder
  • Asamoah-Gyadu, J. Kwabena
Series statement
Religion in contemporary Africa series
Series volume
[8]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Migration
  • Kulturkontakt
  • Kirchengemeinde
  • Schwarze
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Europe
  • North America
  • Europa
  • Nordamerika
Label
African Christian presence in the West : new immigrant congregations and transnational networks in North America and Europe, edited by Frieder Ludwig & J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I. The African Christian presence in the West and discourses on migration. The anatomy of reverse flow in African Christianity : Pentecostalism and immigrant African Christianity / Ogbu U Kalu -- Discourses on migration as migratory discourses : diasporic identities and the quest for analytical categories / Klaus Hock -- Traversing the United Kingdom of God : the transnationalisation of the New African religious diaspora / Afe Adogame -- pt. II. North American case studies. "On mission abroad" : Ghana's Church of Pentecost and its USA missions / J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu -- Dynamism and challenges among Ghanaian Methodists in the Washington DC (USA) metroplex / Casely B. Essamuah -- Philadelphia to Ghana, Ghana to Philadelphia : transnational flows of faith healing Christianity and the Africanisation of the First Century Gospel Church, New Jersey / Adam Mohr --
  • An exploration into the religious life of Eritrean immigrants in the United States of America / Tekle Woldemikael and Mesghina G. Medhin -- "Driving the spirit" from Africa to Minnesota : Lutheran music in the African diaspora / Allison Adrian -- Contributions of African Christian churches to the integration of immigrants in Alberta (Canada) / Paulin Mulatris -- pt. III. Comparison and interactions. A comparison of the integration experiences of two African immigrant populations in a rural community / Dianna J. Shandy and Katherine Fennelly -- Separated at birth : America's new Africans and the African American community / Jehu J. Hanciles -- The new immigration and the old : the context of African Christian immigration to the USA / Mark Granquist -- The African Christian diaspora in Europe : the Atlantic difference / Gerrie ter Haar -- pt. IV. European case studies. African Pentecostal churches in Britain : the case of the Redeemed Christian Church of God / R.H. Burgess --
  • African-led Pentecostalism in 21st century Ireland : a historical and substantive analysis / Abel Ugba -- African Roman Catholic missionary networks between Africa and Europe / Katrin Langewiesche -- "Prepare the way of the Lord ..." : the role of sermons in churches of African origin in Germany / Benjamin Simon -- "Ever generous Lord, how can I praise you?" : the Ghanaian gospel boom in Hamburg / Erika Eichholzer
  • pt. V. Migrant theologies and theologies of migration. "How shall we sing the Lord's song in a foreign land?" : African diaspora Christianity as space and place of imagination / Kenneth Mtata -- "Just like Joseph in the Bible" : the Liberian Christian presence in Minnesota / Frieder Ludwig -- Transnational Nuer churches : bringing development to the homeland and morals to the US / Christiane Falge -- Towards a theology of migration / Andrew F. Walls -- Appendix 1. Interview with Bongani Mazibuko : the Centre for Black and White Christian Partnership in Birmingham, United Kingdom / Frieder Ludwig -- Appendix 2. African Theological Training in Germany (ATTiG) : a study program of the Academy of Mission for, and with African migrant-church leaders in Northern Germany / Werner Kahl -- Appendix 3. African National Ministries in the ELCA : the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America / Gemechis Buba -- Appendix 4. African Christianity and the neo-diaspora : a call for cross-cultural pastoral care approach and its challenges / Elieshi A. Mungure
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 472 pages
Isbn
9781592218080
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010048254
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)689002116
  • (OCoLC)ocn689002116
Label
African Christian presence in the West : new immigrant congregations and transnational networks in North America and Europe, edited by Frieder Ludwig & J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I. The African Christian presence in the West and discourses on migration. The anatomy of reverse flow in African Christianity : Pentecostalism and immigrant African Christianity / Ogbu U Kalu -- Discourses on migration as migratory discourses : diasporic identities and the quest for analytical categories / Klaus Hock -- Traversing the United Kingdom of God : the transnationalisation of the New African religious diaspora / Afe Adogame -- pt. II. North American case studies. "On mission abroad" : Ghana's Church of Pentecost and its USA missions / J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu -- Dynamism and challenges among Ghanaian Methodists in the Washington DC (USA) metroplex / Casely B. Essamuah -- Philadelphia to Ghana, Ghana to Philadelphia : transnational flows of faith healing Christianity and the Africanisation of the First Century Gospel Church, New Jersey / Adam Mohr --
  • An exploration into the religious life of Eritrean immigrants in the United States of America / Tekle Woldemikael and Mesghina G. Medhin -- "Driving the spirit" from Africa to Minnesota : Lutheran music in the African diaspora / Allison Adrian -- Contributions of African Christian churches to the integration of immigrants in Alberta (Canada) / Paulin Mulatris -- pt. III. Comparison and interactions. A comparison of the integration experiences of two African immigrant populations in a rural community / Dianna J. Shandy and Katherine Fennelly -- Separated at birth : America's new Africans and the African American community / Jehu J. Hanciles -- The new immigration and the old : the context of African Christian immigration to the USA / Mark Granquist -- The African Christian diaspora in Europe : the Atlantic difference / Gerrie ter Haar -- pt. IV. European case studies. African Pentecostal churches in Britain : the case of the Redeemed Christian Church of God / R.H. Burgess --
  • African-led Pentecostalism in 21st century Ireland : a historical and substantive analysis / Abel Ugba -- African Roman Catholic missionary networks between Africa and Europe / Katrin Langewiesche -- "Prepare the way of the Lord ..." : the role of sermons in churches of African origin in Germany / Benjamin Simon -- "Ever generous Lord, how can I praise you?" : the Ghanaian gospel boom in Hamburg / Erika Eichholzer
  • pt. V. Migrant theologies and theologies of migration. "How shall we sing the Lord's song in a foreign land?" : African diaspora Christianity as space and place of imagination / Kenneth Mtata -- "Just like Joseph in the Bible" : the Liberian Christian presence in Minnesota / Frieder Ludwig -- Transnational Nuer churches : bringing development to the homeland and morals to the US / Christiane Falge -- Towards a theology of migration / Andrew F. Walls -- Appendix 1. Interview with Bongani Mazibuko : the Centre for Black and White Christian Partnership in Birmingham, United Kingdom / Frieder Ludwig -- Appendix 2. African Theological Training in Germany (ATTiG) : a study program of the Academy of Mission for, and with African migrant-church leaders in Northern Germany / Werner Kahl -- Appendix 3. African National Ministries in the ELCA : the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America / Gemechis Buba -- Appendix 4. African Christianity and the neo-diaspora : a call for cross-cultural pastoral care approach and its challenges / Elieshi A. Mungure
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 472 pages
Isbn
9781592218080
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010048254
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)689002116
  • (OCoLC)ocn689002116

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