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Blessed Bi Spirit: Bisexual People of Faith
Reflecting a wide spectrum of religious tradition and spiritual paths--including Buddhist, Hindu, Pagan, 12-step, Christian and Jewish--over 30 contributors speak about the intersections of their faith practice and their bisexuality.
Paperback, 304 pages
Published April 21st 2000 by Bloomsbury Academic
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A fascinating read. Some of the essays in this anthology are more insightful than others, of course, but the range of experience and perspective the authors represent will surely be an eye opener for many who read this -- bisexuals and others alike. This book deserves to be read and seriously contemplated for anyone of faith, regardless of sexual orientation. For anyone struggling to reconcile how to honor their sexuality as well as their desire to live as a person of faith (any faith -- there ...more
Aug 10, 2016 Angélique rated it really liked it
This anthology is insightful, provocative, authentic, and healing. It spoke so well to the tensions I have felt being a bisexual person of faith while also exemplifying wholeness and integration in the midst of those tensions. I feel like my understanding of my sexuality and my spirituality has become more holistic through reading this collection, and I highly recommend it to other bisexual people of faith (with the caveat that some of the language used is dated).
Wonderful, insightful. I had to read this book, as it covers something I don't believe any other book has-spirituality in relation to bisexuality. It was very interesting to read these people's stories and how they view their sexuality in a spiritual way. And, for an anthology, I enjoyed almost all of the stories immensely.