Foreword Reviews

Brown Church

Five Centuries of Latina/o Social Justice, Theology, and Identity

2020 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, History (Adult Nonfiction)

Robert Chao Romero, the son of a Mexican father and a Chinese immigrant mother, explores the history and theology of what he terms the "Brown Church." Romero considers how this movement has responded to these and other injustices throughout its history by appealing to the belief that God's vision for redemption includes not only heavenly promises but also the transformation of every aspect of our lives and the world.