We Still Experience the Hazards of the Slave Bible

Without the full story, people get hurt.

A Black (big B) person with a black (little b) face mask and a twisted hairstyle praying
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Taking the Bible out of context doesn’t just lead to simple misunderstandings about what certain passages mean. It leads to justifying outright evil, especially when the people taking the Bible out of context are members of a more powerful class trying to maintain power over a less powerful class. The existence…

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Valentine Wiggin

Valentine Wiggin

Death-positive, sex-positive, and LGBTQ-affirming Christian. Gen Z. I hate onions. She/her