Our Selves, Our Souls, and Bodies

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Our Selves, Our Souls, and Bodies: Sexuality and the Household of God (1996)

Author(s): Charles C Hefling

Format: Paperback

ISBN-13: 9781561011223

Amazon UK: Our Selves, Our Souls, and Bodies

Language: English

Standpoint: 3 Neutral

Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology

Topic(s): Accepting one's sexuality, Biblical studies, Ethics, Marriage and relationships, Parents of LGBT+ children, and Same-sex relationships

Especially suitable for: Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue

This collection of essays by a wide variety of Anglican theologians, pastors, and ethicists addresses the urgent questions of human sexuality and the church that divide and confuse many Christians today. Topics include the theological grounding of sexual ethics, the purpose of the Christian household, spiritual direction and sexuality, parenting the gay child, same-sex unions, conflict and parish life, the ordination of gay and lesbian people, hospitality and inclusiveness in the church, and the scriptural testimony of the New Testament. Includes a study guide for congregations and small groups.

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