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Jesus Acted Up: A Gay and Lesbian Manifesto

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Gay activist and former Jesuit priest Goss rejects the imperial Christ of institutional religion and embraces the radical activist Jesus of the Gospels. Goss calls on church leaders to make their churches truly open to gay and lesbian Christians.
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published June 1st 1994 by HarperSanFrancisco (first published 1993)
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Gabe
Feb 27, 2013 Gabe rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
When so much of the conversation about queer people and faith revolves around apologetics, reading something based on liberation theology was refreshing, invigorating and inspiring. The book does have its shortcomings, namely its near erasure (or at least ignoring) of bi folks, and the fact that it's very much cis-normative (trans* people are only mentioned in passing). When it says "A Gay And Lesbian Manifesto," that's really what it means.

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