A Thorn in the Flesh: How Gay Sexuality is Changing the by Caroline J. Addington Hall PDF

By Caroline J. Addington Hall

ISBN-10: 1442219947

ISBN-13: 9781442219946

A Thorn within the Flesh: How homosexual Sexuality is altering the Episcopal Church tells the tale of ways homosexuality has been used to extra conservative political agendas, either right here and in a foreign country. It describes how African and Asian church buildings were drawn right into a clash that started within the usa within the Episcopal Church, and increases very important questions of no matter if individuals with diverse understandings of authority and fact can reside in harmony.

This provocative publication isn't really a heritage of the stream for homosexual inclusion, nor a background of the move for a brand new, conservative Anglican church within the Americas. as a substitute, it's a comparability of the conservative and the liberal components of the church. There are these, comparable to the Church of britain, who've conservative theological orientation and are probably to oppose absolutely together with gays and lesbians within the church. corridor, additionally, explores the speedy adjustments that experience occurred in Western society some time past fifty years that experience ended in the attractiveness of same-sex marriage and homosexuality. this transformation has no longer come simply or even after approximately 4 a long time, homosexual marriage is still a politically divisive factor within the usa and England.

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