Slavery, Segregation and Biblical Literalism

Slavery, Segregation and Biblical Literalism September 17, 2013 By Fred Clark  In his review of Carolyn Dupont’s Mississippi Praying, a history of white evangelical support for segregation, John Turner arrives at Dupont’s unavoidable conclusion and balks a bit: “While I agree with Dupont that one cannot simply blame a ‘culture’ while absolving a ‘theology’ … I hesitate to label…