"White provides a thoughtful, well-researched, and engaging narrative that moves COGIC from the margins to the center of African American religious history."
—Journal of Southern History
"Even seasoned historians will learn something new by sifting through this remarkable volume. Highly recommended."
writing from a
is a brilliant prose stylist who vividly and insightfully
takes readers to the scenes and circumstances most would
rather not witness firsthand
but yearn to comprehend."