Womanist Theology: Unraveling the Double Bind of Racism and Sexism
CBE is committed to dismantling theological patriarchy wherever we find it. Womanist theology gives us tools for recognizing how sexism and racism are interwoven forms of oppression for Black women and other women of color.…
Yes, you—whoever you are, wherever you may be. You can be an ally by recognizing the gifted Black woman minister. Speak to her and acknowledge her. Call her by her title, especially when speaking to others about her.
She should never be silenced; she should be heard and believed. This will teach her that God hears her. She should never be judged for her upbringing or education. She should be loved and cared for as a child of God.
The six women featured here have used art as a medium to express their faith, to call attention to injustice, and to recognize and preserve their heritage. Their work is a treasured piece of American history.