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Solidarity and Defiant Spirituality: Africana Lessons on Religion, Racism, and Ending Gender Violence

Traci C. West

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479849031
eISBN:
9781479851737
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479849031.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book embraces a transnational Africana perspective as crucial for conceptualizing an end to gender violence in the United States. Locating herself as an African American Christian leader, Traci ... More


Transformative Education in a Broken World: Feminist and Jesuit Pedagogy on the Importance of Context

Theresa Weynand Tobin

in Jesuit and Feminist Education: Intersections in Teaching and Learning for the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780823233311
eISBN:
9780823241743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233311.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter relates the concept of positionality from feminist theory and pedagogy to the Ignatian paradigm to show how its focus on the individual, at the expense of the structural, fails to ... More


De Certeau and “Making Do”: The Case of Gay Men and Lesbians on a Jesuit Campus

David Gudelunas

in Jesuit and Feminist Education: Intersections in Teaching and Learning for the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780823233311
eISBN:
9780823241743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233311.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter reflects on the writings of French Jesuit scholar Michel de Certeau, an extremely influential cultural anthropologist of the twentieth century, whose dense and fascinating writings shed ... More


Defiant Spirituality

Traci C. West

in Solidarity and Defiant Spirituality: Africana Lessons on Religion, Racism, and Ending Gender Violence

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479849031
eISBN:
9781479851737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479849031.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

As interactions with South African activist leaders and social movement building strategies are examined, the chapter probes ideas about activist solidarity in opposing the targeting of lesbians for ... More


Challenging the Call: Sexual Desire and Sexual Deviance

Annie Blazer

in Playing for God: Evangelical Women and the Unintended Consequences of Sports Ministry

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479898015
eISBN:
9781479838820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479898015.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Evangelical condemnation of homosexuality stems from the idea that God intends heterosexual love and marriage for every believer and that God has the power to alter a person’s sexual desires to bring ... More


Domine, Non Sum Dignus: Theological Bullying and the Roman Catholic Church

Patrick S. Cheng

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter draws parallels between the classroom bullying of LGBTQ youths (with its resultant harms) and the “theological bullying” by the Roman Catholic hierarchy of those who dissent from the ... More


Wild(e) Theology: On Choosing Love

Frederick S. Roden

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses the implications for the church and its faithful members of the divine commandment to love, particularly in the context of Catholic ministry to LGBTQ youth. It confronts the ... More


Our Thirty-Three-Year-Long Dream to Marry

Janet Peck and Carol Conklin

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Voices of Our Times

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256570
eISBN:
9780823261369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256570.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter presents the story of Janet F. Peck and Carol A. Conklin, two of the plaintiffs in the Kerrigan v. Commissioner of Public Health court decision that permitted same-sex marriage in the ... More


From Closet to Lampstand: A Pastoral Call for Visibility

M. Sheila Nelson

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Voices of Our Times

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256570
eISBN:
9780823261369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256570.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses the dangers of the closet both from the author’s perspective as a committed lesbian Catholic and as a sociologist who for the past four years has served on the board of the ... More


Closeted Conservatives

Jon A. Shields and Joshua M. Dunn Sr.

in Passing on the Right: Conservative Professors in the Progressive University

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199863051
eISBN:
9780199860241
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199863051.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter describes the hidden world of closeted conservative professors. It shows that the decision to pass as a liberal is not a simple binary decision, demanding perfect transparency or ... More


Lord, I Am (Not) Worthy to Receive You

Winnie S. Varghese

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Voices of Our Times

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256570
eISBN:
9780823261369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256570.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In this chapter, an Episcopalian priest shares what she has learned about sexual diversity and the church through her experiences of growing up as a lesbian Christian woman and, later, of ministering ... More


Tainted Love: The LGBTQ Experience of Church

Jamie L. Manson

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Voices of Our Times

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256570
eISBN:
9780823261369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256570.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter describes the unsettling, wearying, and heart-rending mixture of belonging and marginalization, acknowledgment and invisibility that shapes this chapter’s author’s experiences as an ... More


Introduction

J. Patrick Hornbeck and Michael A. Norko

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This introductory chapter sets out the book’s main themes. This book represents an effort to memorialize and broaden the discussions begun in the scholarly presentations from a previous volume that ... More


Learning to Speak

Kelby Harrison

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter focuses on the themes of language and queer voices as the chapter wrestles with the subject of what it is possible to say about sexual diversity in the context of the dominant forces of ... More


Lesbian Nuns: A Gift to the Church

Jeannine Gramick

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter focuses on extensive public silence about the lives of lesbian religious women. It describes decades of ministry and dialogue that have nonetheless taken place within New Ways Ministry ... More


God Sets the Lonely in Families

Patricia Beattie Jung

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explores the theological and ethical landscape of arguments about same-sex marriage. It examines in turn each of the arguments proposed by the Vatican and the U.S. bishops in their ... More


Embracing the Stranger: Reflections on the Ambivalent Hospitality of LGBTIQ Catholics

Michael Sepidoza Campos

in More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter adopts a strategy of avoiding the language of official teaching in order to permit greater theological imagination to inform the discussion. It uses the symbol of the stranger to ... More


After the Wrath of God: AIDS, Sexuality, and American Religion

Anthony M. Petro

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199391288
eISBN:
9780199391318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199391288.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book demonstrates how Christian leaders and AIDS activists in the United States have posited HIV/AIDS as a religious and moral epidemic and asks how this understanding has informed cultural and ... More


Ecclesiastical Authority: Aids, Sexuality, and The American Catholic Church

Anthony M. Petro

in After the Wrath of God: AIDS, Sexuality, and American Religion

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199391288
eISBN:
9780199391318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199391288.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines American Catholic debates regarding AIDS education in the 1980s. It focuses on Cardinal John O’Connor of New York City, who served on the President’s AIDS Commission. O’Connor ... More


Friendship: Same-Sex Attracted, Single, and Aelred of Rievaulx

Jana Marguerite Bennett

in Singleness and the Church: A New Theology of the Single Life

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190462628
eISBN:
9780190462659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190462628.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Christians who are same-sex attracted but single find themselves in a hard theological space. If they are remaining single, they often don’t fit the mold of contemporary LGBTQ+ activism surrounding ... More


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