Analysis2.docx - Aryion Goodwin Professor Marion 30 September 2019 Analysis In chapter four of Black star the author talks about how African American

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Aryion Goodwin Professor Marion 30 September 2019 Analysis In chapter four of Black star, the author talks about how African American churches used to be a place to congregate and promote social, economic, spiritual, and political growth. The author also talks about the black church and how it was a place where people could self-govern and express themselves. Ritual dancing, medical practices and drumming codes that African Americans used to use to communicate were against the law. The roles of churches in the black community are very important in the African American community. Nowadays it seems like church is not how it used. There are certain traditions that churches don’t go by anymore. When I was back at home, I attended my Grandpa and my boyfriend’s church occasionally. They go to two totally different types of churches and it was interesting to see how different their services were. In both of their churches, their spiritual leader is their pastor. After reading the essay ‘The
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