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Sexuality and the Sacred
James B. Nelson
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Sexuality and the Sacred

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This volume is rooted in two convictions: (1) sexuality is far more comprehensive and more fundamental to our existence than simply genital sex and (2) sexuality is intended by God to be neither incidental nor detrimental to our spirituality but a fully integrated and basic dimension of that spirituality. The articles address what our sexual experience reveals about God, t ...more
Paperback, 400 pages
Published June 9th 1994 by Mowbray
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Only read selected essays. Most were very good. This collection has quite a few contributions from minority authors which is interesting. Although for a book not specific to any religious tradition, the lack of any author outside of Judaism and Christianity is bizarre.
Joshua Welbaum
a collection off essays on sexuality from multiple points of view. unfortunately timely.
Jul 02, 2008 Melanie marked it as read-excerpts  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Melanie by: Reli 424: Gender Theory & Religion
Selections - Audre Lorde: "Uses of the Erotic: The Erotic as Power"

(read some of the essays) FANTASTIC text!
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