Go Tell It on the Mountain | Study Guide

James Baldwin

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Part 1, The Seventh Day John Grimes is the oldest of four children growing up in a strict religious household in Harlem, a neighborhood in New Y... Read More
Part 2, The Prayers of the Saints (Florence's Prayer) Florence does not usually come to church, but she is here now because she knows she is dying. During the service she thi... Read More
Part 2, The Prayers of the Saints (Gabriel's Prayer) Gabriel sees Florence crying in the church and recognizes it as the crying of a sinner; then he remembers his own past b... Read More
Part 2, The Prayers of the Saints (Elizabeth's Prayer) During the service Elizabeth looks at all the weeping around her, and a hymn reminds her of her aunt. Elizabeth is eight... Read More
Part 3, The Threshing Floor The threshing floor in the church is the name given to the space in front of the altar. John finds himself lying in that... Read More
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