In the Eye of the Storm

book cover

In the Eye of the Storm (2008)

Author(s): Gene Robinson

Format: Paperback

ISBN-13: 9781596271951

Amazon UK: In the Eye of the Storm

Language: English

Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming

Genre(s): Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Memoir/autobiography, and Spirituality

Topic(s): Accepting one's sexuality, Coming out, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Ethics, Gender identity, Healing/growing into wholeness, Inclusive Christianity, Journeys towards acceptance, Pastoral issues, and Same-sex relationships

Especially suitable for: Anglicans and Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity

Gene Robinson is bishop of the tiny, rural Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire, but he’s at the centre of a storm of controversy raging in the Episcopal Church and throughout the worldwide Anglican Communion involving homosexuality, the priesthood, and the future of the Communion.

Robinson offers a look at the passions that have shaped his life and ministry, which include service to the poor and marginalized, and explores controversial issues, including homosexuality and the Church.

Edit this book record

Simply update or change the text in the form fields below, then click the Update Book Record button.

  • The book title for alphabetical sorting, e.g. Suitable Boy, A

  • The subtitle, often in smaller type on the cover (don't include the colon that sometimes separates the title and subtitle)

  • The name of the author or authors of the book; separate multiple authors with commas. No full stop (period) after initials.

  • The first author for alphabetical sorting by surname, e.g. Le Carré, John. This is automatically generated from the author field and should not need to be changed.

  • The book format that the ISBN is for: Hardback, Paperback, Kindle or EPUB

  • The 13-digit ISBN, usually found on the back cover together with the bar code

  • The 10-character ISBN for the book, e.g. 012345678X. In the book's Amazon page this is found under 'Product Details' labelled 'ISBN-10' or 'ASIN'.

  • The year when this edition of the book was published – prefer the latest date if there is more than one edition for this ISBN

  • The book's language – this affects the title sort algorithm

  • Topics, subjects

  • Do not include Christian, LGBT+ people, or Straight allies – almost every book will be suitable for these groups

  • Web address of the book cover thumbnail image – if not found in Google Books, right-click on the image in Amazon and choose 'Copy image address', then paste it here

  • The description supplied by Google Books; if it's suitable, you can use this as the basis for the short description, abridging it (or even expanding it) as needed. Copy the text, paste it below and adapt it..

  • A short, factual description of the book in no more than 150 words, ideally less. You can base this on Google Books' description above, or write your own.

  • Your (or someone's) review of the book or comment about it, emphasizing its good and bad points

Leave a Reply