“There are many excellent biographies of Dorothy Day already written,” D.L. Mayfield writes. “This book does not claim to be one of them.”
Williams, author of ‘Sisters in the Wilderness’ was celebrated for her theology, which saw Black women’s experiences as a primary source for “God-talk.”
Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.), the first openly gay person elected to the Senate, is a lead negotiator for the bill.
“Stay woke” is a common phrase these days, a cultural call to arms designed to galvanize people’s attention to social and political issues. Wikipedia traces its etymology to African American vernacular English, but while that is true of its current popularization, followers of Christ recognize its scriptural heritage. “Stay awake,” Paul wrote to the church in Thessalonica, warning them against being lulled into a false sense of peace and security.