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Unformatted text preview: rs. However, Africans, especially those in East and Southern Africa, are steadily moving away from animism.
A second assumption is that Africans are becoming theists, that submission to Allah and relationship with God are displacing traditional
animistic beliefs. The fact that millions of Africans hav e become Muslims and Christians is used as proof. Some even claim that the
mantle of Christian leadership, which has passed from Europe to North America, now rests on Africa.
The reality, however, is that Islam and Christianity in Africa continue to be a “mile wide and an inch...
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2014 for the course CDV 210 taught by Professor Fikkertandcorbet during the Spring '12 term at Covenant.
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