Queer Virtue

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Queer Virtue: What LGBTQ People Know about Life and Love and How It Can Revitalize Christianity (2017)

Author(s): Elizabeth M Edman

Format: Paperback

ISBN-13: 9780807059081

Amazon UK: Queer Virtue

Language: English

Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming

Genre(s): Academic writing, Advice – spiritual and practical, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Spirituality, and Theology

Topic(s): Inclusive Christianity, Liberation Theology, Queer theology, and Spirituality

Especially suitable for: Academics

LGBTQ people are a gift to the Church and have the potential to revitalize Christianity. In Queer Virtue, Edman posits that Christianity, at its scriptural core, incessantly challenges its adherents to rupture false binaries, to ‘queer’ lines that pit people against one another. Thus, Edman asserts that Christianity, far from being hostile to queer people, is itself inherently queer.

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