Transfaith

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Transfaith: A Transgender Pastoral Resource (2018)

Author(s): Chris Dowd, Christina Beardsley

Format: Paperback

ISBN-13: 9780232533118

Amazon UK: Transfaith

Language: English

Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming

Genre(s): Advice – spiritual and practical, Liturgy/worship, and Theology

Topic(s): Gender identity, Pastoral issues, and Transgender people

Especially suitable for: Clergy and Transgender people

A resource for ministers and congregations who want to begin to understand and/or welcome transgender people into their congregations. The book has the following aims: to give the results of the first research-based project into the experiences of trans Christians in the UK; to provide a theological and biblical framework in which ministers and congregations can begin to understand the insights and issues transgender people bring; to provide a series of insights that inform the pastoral care of transgender people, their families and friends; to provide resources in the form of liturgies and Bible studies that can be used by ministers and congregations exploring and/or experiencing these issues.

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