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Title East African expressions of Christianity / edited by Thomas Spear & Isaria N. Kimambo.
Imprint Oxford : James Currey ; Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, 1999.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  BR1440 .E27 1999    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  BR1440 .E27 1999    AVAILABLE  
Series Eastern African studies
Eastern African studies (London, England)
Subject Christianity -- Africa, East.
Alt Name Spear, Thomas T.
Kimambo, Isaria N.
Description xi, 340 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 324-332) and index.
Contents Toward the history of African Christianity / Thomas Spear -- African theology and the search for the universal / Gregory H. Maddox -- Chaga religion and missionary Christianity on Kilimanjaro : the initial phase, 1893-1916 / Anza A. Lema -- Impact of Christianity among the Zaramo : a case study of Maneromango Lutheran parish / Isaria N. Kimambo -- They do the dictating and we must submit : the Africa Inland Misson in Maasailand / Richard Waller -- Creation of a Catholic Fipa society : conversion in Nkansi district, Ufipa / Kathleen R. Smythe -- Church and Cigogo : Fr. Stephen Mlundi and Christianity in central Tanzania / Gregory H. Maddox -- Kamba Christianity : from Africa Inland Church to African Brotherhood Church / David Sandgren -- Making of an independent church : the case of the African Missionary Evangelical Church among the Meru of Tanzania / C.K. Omari -- Bundu dia Kongo : a Kongolese fundamentalist religious movement / Ernest Wamba-Dia-Wamba -- Church of the holy spirit : biblical beliefs and practices of the Arathi of Kenya, 1926-50 / Francis Kimani Githieya -- Politics of popular Catholicism in Uganda / Ronald Kassimir -- Marian Faith Healing Ministry : an African expression of popular Catholicism in Tanzania / Christopher Comoro and John Sivalon -- Contending for the faith : spiritual revival and the Fellowship Church in Tanzania / Josiah R. Mlahagwa -- Family life, indigenous culture and Christianity in colonial Njombe / James Giblin.
ISBN 0852557574 (James Currey cloth)
0852557582 (James Currey pbk.)
0821412736 (Ohio University Press cloth)
0821412744 (Ohio University Press pbk.)
OCLC # 40251426
Table of Contents
 Maps, Photographs & Tables 
 Contributors 
 Acknowledgements 
Pt. IIntroduction1
 1Toward the History of African Christianity / Thomas Spear3
 2African Theology & the Search for the Universal / Gregory H. Maddox25
Pt. IIMission37
 3Chaga Religion & Missionary Christianity on Kilimanjaro: The Initial Phase, 1893-1916 / Anza A. Lema39
 4The Impact of Christianity among the Zaramo: A Case Study of Maneromango Lutheran Parish / Isaria N. Kimambo63
 5They Do the Dictating & We Must Submit: The Africa Inland Mission in Maasailand / Richard Waller83
Pt. IIIConversion and Popular Evangelism127
 6The Creation of a Catholic Fipa Society: Conversion in Nkansi District, Ufipa / Kathleen R. Smythe129
 7The Church & Cigogo: Fr. Stephen Mlundi & Christianity in Central Tanzania / Gregory H. Maddox150
Pt. IVStruggles for Control167
 8Kamba Christianity: From Africa Inland Church to African Brotherhood Church / David Sandgren169
 9The Making of an Independent Church: The Case of the African Missionary Evangelical Church among the Meru of Tanzania / C. K. Omari196
 10Bundu dia Kongo: A Kongolese Fundamentalist Religious Movement / Ernest Wamba-Dia-Wamba213
Pt. VCharismatic Prophecy & Healing229
 11The Church of the Holy Spirit: Biblical Beliefs & Practices of the Arathi of Kenya, 1926-50 / Francis Kimani Githieya231
Pt. VIProtestant Revival & Popular Catholicism245
 12The Politics of Popular Catholicism in Uganda / Ronald Kassimir248
 13The Marian Faith Healing Ministry: An African Expression of Popular Catholicism in Tanzania / Christopher Comoro, John Sivalon275
 14Contending for the Faith: Spiritual Revival & the Fellowship Church in Tanzania / Josiah R. Mlahagwa296
Pt. VIIChristianity & Society307
 15Family Life, Indigenous Culture & Christianity in Colonial Njombe / James Giblin309
 Bibliography324
 Index333