:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones about the Missionary Baptist and Holiness churches
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
Lomax, Alan
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Sea Islands, Georgia
:: Session :: Bessie Jones I 9/61
:: Date :: 9/24/1961
:: Reference Information :: T947.1, Track 3 (00:09:43)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The second of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Differences between Holiness and Missionary Baptist churches. The devil's ability to persuade people that they are speaking in tongues when they are not. How to tell when a person is moved by the Holy Spirit and when they are feeling the devil. The power of baptism. Seeking the kind of baptism that holds the true meaning of God.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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