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Congregations Talking About Homosexuality

Dialogue on a Difficult Issue

by Beth Ann Gaede

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Published by Alban Inst .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Religion,
  • Church work with gays,
  • Religious aspects,
  • REL,
  • REL028000,
  • Christianity,
  • Church controversies,
  • Ethics,
  • Case studies,
  • Homosexuality

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8672043M
    ISBN 101566991986
    ISBN 109781566991988

    ELCA Issues Materials to Facilitate Deliberation on Homosexuality 9/9/ AM CHICAGO (ELCA) -- "Talking Together as Christians about Homosexuality" is a guide for congregations to gather information and to conduct organized discussions about what has been a difficult topic for the church. homosexuality as a priority concern, and the subject was dealt within the larger context of human sexuality. JANUARY Delegates from congregations within the American Baptist Churches of the West voted to support the Board of Managers’ proposals to revise the region's Covenant of Relationship with itsFile Size: 82KB.

    Homosexuality is one of the most controversial moral issues of our day. Headlines teem with stories of athletes “coming out”, politicians changing positions, and courts handing down same sex marriage rulings. Sadly, the church has often been afraid to talk about homosexuality. Ministering to LGBTQ+ Christians and our allies around the globe. We feature the largest welcoming and affirming church directory in the world. Find a gay-affirming Christian congregation near you by searching our directory with 8, churches from around the world. Discussion of the eight “clobber” passages that some use to condemn.

    The extent to which religious congregations include lesbians and gays in congregational life is vital to the wider debate over homosexuality because congregations consistently influence more. What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality? By Kevin DeYoung In this timely book, award-winning author Kevin DeYoung challenges each of us—the skeptic and the seeker, the certain and the confused—to take a humble look at God’s Word regarding the .


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Read "Congregations Talking about Homosexuality Dialogue on a Difficult Issue" by available from Rakuten Kobo. Gaede skillfully weaves together the stories of many congregations and how they faced and dealt with the issue of homose Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Gaede skillfully weaves together the stories of many congregations and how they faced and dealt with the Congregations Talking About Homosexuality book of homosexuality. A helpful resource for assisting congregations that seek to engage in dialogue about one of the most difficult faith issues today, the book does not take a theological stand, but rather draws on the experiences of others who have struggled with how.

Seeking to help congregations "become places where people can talk about homosexuality in a helpful and respectful manner," this book presents the. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "AL"--Page 4 of cover.

Description: xiv, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Talking about sexuality / Sylvia Thorson-Smith --Why is homosexuality so hard to talk about?/ Karon A.

McClintock --Explosive issues require special handling / Carl S. Dudley and Hugh F. Halverstadt --Rules for talking about a difficult. Talking, teaching, and learning about homosexuality at church may seem out of place in an American religious context in which polarized denominational debate about homosexuality regularly leads to newspaper headlines like “Nation’s Churches in Turmoil over Gays,” “Conservative Group Amplifies Voice of Protestant Orthodoxy,” and “Church is Rebuked on.

Lee "Congregations Talking about Homosexuality Dialogue on a Difficult Issue" por disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Gaede skillfully weaves together the stories of many congregations and how they faced and dealt with the issue of homose Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. In his book, Jesus, The Bible, and Homosexuality, he lays out the argument for why he believes that: We need to give people who are LGBT [Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender] full and equal rights within the church The General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA; PCUSA) approved ordination of homosexuals in and gay marriage in /5.

UnClobber is really two books in one: First it is an attempt to dissuade people that The Bible does not condemn homosexuality and there are logically sound and biblically grounded reasons for this position; second, it is the story of Martins journey over the last two decades arriving at a new/5.

A former gay activist, Joe Dallas is the author of seven books on human sexuality from a biblical perspective. A contributing writer for the Christian Research Journal, he has also written for Christianity Today, the Conversations journal of the Christian Association of Psychological Studies (CAPS), Cornerstone magazine, Focus on the Family's Citizen Magazine, and several other /5(4).

Alicia Olivetto, Talking About Homosexuality. Beth Anne Gaede (editor), Congregations Talking About Homosexuality. Andrew Marin, Love Is an Orientation: Elevating the Conversation with the Gay Community. Gene Robinson, God Believes in Love.

Jennifer Knust, Unprotected Texts. Dale Martin, Sex and the Single Savior. Congregations in Conflict: The Battle Over Homosexuality by Keith Hartman. Rutgers University Press, Congregations Talking about Homosexuality: Dialogue on a Difficult Issue edited by Beth A.

Gaide. Aban Institute, The Culture of Desire: Paradox and Perversity in Gay Lives Today by Frank Browning. Crown, While Barth says homosexuality thus is unnatural and violates the command of the Creator, he hastens to add that the central theme of the gospel is God's overwhelming grace in Jesus Christ.

Hence, homosexuality must be condemned, but the homosexual person must not."Mistico10 June (UTC) I agree that it was right to remove it.

Congregations Talking about Homosexuality. Beth Ann Gaede, (format: Book) From the Alban Institute, an excellent resource for those working to start a dialog within their congregations.

Includes stories of congregational experiences, tips for getting started, and guidelines to keep the dialog constructive.

At the Churchwide Assembly, voting members from congregations across the ELCA adopted resolutions that call upon this church 1) to study homosexuality with reference to two issues: the blessing of same-sex unions and the ordination, consecration, and commissioning of people in committed same-sex unions, and.

Beth Ann Gaede has been an editor with the Alban Institute since A pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, she works as a freelance editor and writer for a variety of church-related publishers.

She is editor also of Congregations Talking about Homosexuality ()and Size Transitions in Congregations (). Books on Homosexuality from a Christian Perspective Below is a list of books that deal with the issue of homosexuality from a Christian perspective.

There are many other resources available, but these are the ones I have read and on which I can offer my thoughts. Congregations Talking About Homosexuality Dialogue - by Beth Gaude. Alban Institute, Weaves together the stories of many congregations and how they faced and dealt with the issue of homosexuality.

A helpful resource for assisting congregations that seek to engage in dialogue. The Bible and Homosexuality - by Walter Wink.

A classic small. On the 3 one hand, researchers have examined the variety of ways that pastors interpret and respond to homosexuality (Cadge et al. ; Olson and Cadge ), congregations manage debates about.

How to Talk to Your Kids About Homosexuality. As the world becomes more understanding towards LGBT+ people, children are introduced to the facts of human diversity at earlier ages.

Even if your children do not turn out to be LGBTQ, it's 71%(14).This article is within the scope of WikiProject Religion, a project to improve Wikipedia's articles on Religion-related participate by editing the article, and help us assess and improve articles to good and standards, or visit the wikiproject page for more details.

B This article has been rated as B-Class on the project's quality scale.Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Division for Church in Society, “Talking Together as Christians about Homosexuality: A Guide for Congregations.” Leaders Guide, Participants Book, and video, “Two Ethical Perspectives.” Companion video, “Stories of Gay People and Family Members.”