Loving Men

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Loving Men: Gay Partners, Spirituality, and AIDS (1998)

Author(s): Richard P Hardy

Format: Paperback

ISBN-13: 9780826411389

Amazon UK: Loving Men

Language: English

Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming

Genre(s): Academic writing, Memoir/autobiography, and Spirituality

Topic(s): HIV and AIDS, Illness, Same-sex relationships, and Spirituality

Especially suitable for: Gay men

Containing interviews with 30 men who cared for partners with AIDS, and who all – from both a humanist and religious perspective – recognise that in the act of caring and in the special dynamic that being gay men in a partnership has, this book discusses a deep spiritual component. While several of the interviewees rejected organised religion in their coming out and living as gay men, all suggest that their lives have been deepened through two components of all faiths – the act of service and unconditional love.

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