Native Christians

modes and effects of Christianity among indigenous peoples of the Americas

Publisher: Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Catholic Church -- America -- History,
  • Indians -- Religion,
  • Indians -- Missions,
  • Protestant churches -- America -- History,
  • Christianity and culture -- America -- History
  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Aparecida Vilaça and Robin M. Wright.
    SeriesVitality of indigenous religions series
    ContributionsVilaça, Aparecida, 1958-, Wright, Robin, 1950-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE59.R38 N38 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16899980M
    ISBN 109780754663553
    LC Control Number2008023030

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As Native Christians, we affirm for the Church and ourselves that many elements of our traditions and cultures are consistent with the gospel of Jesus Christ, and the teachings of the Church. We affirm that the Holy Spirit is faithful in guiding us in holy living within our Native cultures and the broader culture.

Diverse Native American religions and cultures existed before and after the arrival of European colonialists. In the 16th to 17th centuries, Spanish conquistadores and French fur traders were generally more violent to Native Americans than were the Spanish and French missionaries, although few Native Americans trusted any European group.

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I was very skeptical and resistant to Christianity. A high percentage (90%) “have minimal or no connection to Christianity”, Gary Hawkins, the executive director of Fellowship of Native American Christians (FoNAC), told Baptist News.

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Their skin was dark. Their languages were foreign. And their world views and spiritual beliefs were beyond most white men’s comprehension.

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Christianity in this region has been part of the process of conquest and domination, through the association usually made between civilizing and.

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