Ý Womanspirit Rising: A Feminist Reader in Religion À Download by í Carol P. Christ

Ý Womanspirit Rising: A Feminist Reader in Religion À Download by í Carol P. Christ Womanspirit RisingThe Classic Anthology On Feminist Spirituality Now With An Update Preface In Which The Editors Discuss Its Initial Reception And Continuing Impact I wish I had read this 10 years ago Now it s too white and heteronormative for me.
Maybe the most authentic celebration begins with rejoicing in that which is breaking up from down under Nelle MortonThere were good moments in this book Mary Daly s fierce rejection of patriarchy in religion as idolatry Judith Plaskow retooling the creation myth with sisterhood solidarity And God and Adam were expectant and afraid the day Eve and Lilith returned to the garden, bursting with possibilities, ready to rebuild it together Starhawk just being Starhawk.
But many of the Maybe the most authentic celebration begins with rejoicing in that which is breaking up from down under Nelle MortonThere were good moments in this book Mary Daly s fierce rejection of patriarchy in religion as idolatry Judith Plaskow retooling the creation myth with sisterhood solidarity And God and Adam were expectant and afra This is an excellent selection of essays by women about themes that we need to discuss in accordance with religion How can we transform faith so that it is inclusive of, and respectful of a female experience of the divine Though published in 1975, many of the topics still are surprisingly relevant today Although in the preface, the editors do note that the voices of women of color, muslim women, and LGTBQ women were omitted simply because they didn t know that diversity of opinion was needed This is an excellent selection of essays by women about themes that we need to discuss in accordance with religion How can we transform faith so that it is inclusive of, and respectful of a female experience of the divine Though published in 1975, many of the topics still are surprisingly relevant today Although in the preface Good survey of ideas and POV First published in 1979 this 1992 version has an updated preface acknowledging its limitations due to the era think ERA in which it was written That said, it s eye opening to recognize how much has NOT changed given that we ve had 40 years to work at it I m thinking we need to bring back consciousness raising groups An excellent read for women and men interested in feminism, religion, and theology.
I have owned this book since it was published in 1979 I was three years married, three years out of college and in my first professional job as a librarian This collection helped me realize that my thoughts about G d, Christianity and womens liberation were not unusual and not a mistake Here I am forty years later still trying to understand how my faith and feminism work together I have learned that G d loves me and loves all women and believes that we have a role in worshipping Her.
I I have owned this book since it was published in 1979 I was three years married, three years out of college and in my first professional job as a librarian This collection helped me realize that my thoughts about G d, Christianity and women s liberation were This book had many different but all gynocentric viewpoints on theology I learned a lot about Christian and Jewish feminist thought that I hadn t previously known The book also showed the beginnings of the women s rights movement in the 1970 s, with which my mother was extremely involved Some of the scholarship was outdated, but all in all this was an illuminating read.
lifechanging Good representation of women with different backgrounds It s interesting to see feminist points if view on biblical stories and traditions that have been read mostly with sexist tones Also offers articles that focus onthan Christian and Jewish traditions, how entirely feminist religions have strong followings.

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