Kingston, Jamaica
University of the West Indies Press
Ye shall dream :Patriarch Granville Williams and the Barbados Spiritual Baptists
9781461906865
1461906865
207 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
Spiritual Baptists - Barbados.
Blacks - Religion. - Barbados
Christian sects - Barbados.
Contents8
Foreword10
Acknowledgements14
Chapter 1 Framing the Narrative16
Chapter 2 The Cultural Context27
Chapter 3 Granville Williams40
Chapter 4 The Return to Barbados55
Chapter 5 On Faith and Ritual69
Chapter 6 On Visions, Possession and Symbols100
Chapter 7 On Spiritual Garments126
Chapter 8 Organizational Structure156
Chapter 9 Further Reflections on the Leader177
Chapter 10 Ye Shall Dream201
References210
Index214