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date: 18 November 2019

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This article explores the homiletic and political nature of African-American biblical interpretation by investigating the use of the apostle Paul's letters in contemporary African-American sermons. In order to accomplish this, methodological insights from postcolonial studies will prove beneficial, and therefore, a synopsis of postcolonial studies and of its connections to African-American preaching is in order.

Keywords: Africa, America, Christianity, sermons, Bible, biblical interpretation, Paul, postcolonial studies

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