By Mary E. Hunt,Diann L. Neu,María Pilar Aquino,Rachel A. R. Bundang,Wanda Deifelt,Marie M. Fortune,W. Anne Joh,Eunjoo Mary Kim,Kwok Pui-lam,Cynthia Lapp,Shelly Matthews,Virginia Ramey Mollenkott,Eleanor Moody-Shepherd,Surekha Nelavala,Kate M. Ott,Nancy Pine
Powerful insights from ministers, theologians, activists, leaders, artists and liturgists who're shaping the future.
"Christianity has been a resource of the oppression of girls, in addition to a source for unleashing women's complete humanity. Feminist research and perform have well-known this. Feminist Christianity is reshaping spiritual associations and non secular existence in additional holistic, inclusive, and justice-focused ways."
—from the Introduction
Feminism has introduced many adjustments to Christian non secular perform. From inclusive language and imagery in regards to the Divine to a rise within the variety of ladies ministers, Christian worship will not be an analogous. but, even now, there's a loss of important structural swap in lots of church buildings and complacency inside denominations.
The members to this booklet are the concept leaders who're shaping, and being formed by means of, the rising instructions of feminist Christianity. They converse from around the denominational spectrum, and from the various assorted teams that make up the Christian neighborhood because it unearths its position in a religiously pluralistic global. Taken jointly, their voices provide a place to begin for development new versions of non secular lifestyles and worship.
Topics coated comprise feminist:
• Theological Visions
• Scriptural Insights
• moral Agendas
• Liturgical and inventive Frontiers
• Ministerial Challenges