The Good News about Conflict: Transforming Religious Struggle over Sexuality
Conflict over homosexuality in Christian churches is only intensifying. We can do better. We have to do better. The stakes are too high to do otherwise. Conflicts are difficult and ugly, but the good news reaches even here. It is possible to have healthy conflict, to disagree and struggle together in ways that make us better and that make the church stronger. By looking deeply into the nature of religious conflict, we can cultivate practices and values that will mature our abilities as peacemakers, and strengthen our faith and our churches.
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Christianity | Ethics in Religion | Gender and Sexuality | Sociology of Religion
Paris, Jenell, "The Good News about Conflict: Transforming Religious Struggle over Sexuality" (2016). Educator Book Gallery. 11.