“The idea that Ham himself was dark-skinned, innocuous in itself, proved… the single greatest justification for black slavery for more than a thousand years.”

Jason Bembry,
“Justifying Slavery via Genesis 9:20-27: The Vicious Legacy of Racist Interpretation of the Bible” (SCJ 23.1:73)

Chosen by Joel Childers, Abilene Christian University

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *