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Changing Church

eBook|Jan 2011
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Through the fascinating stories of pioneering ministers, this book reveals a unique picture of progressive changes occurring in the Christian tradition. Meeting challenges and overcoming obstacles, these twelve diverse ministers are changing the church as they take prophetic stands on...


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Through the fascinating stories of pioneering ministers, this book reveals a unique picture of progressive changes occurring in the Christian tradition. Meeting challenges and overcoming obstacles, these twelve diverse ministers are changing the church as they take prophetic stands on gender, race, interfaith cooperation, ecology, sexual orientation, economic opportunity, and other social justice issues. Believing in the power of sacred symbolism to shape social reality and to?provide a foundation for justice and freedom for all people, these ministers lead worship with inclusive language and imagery for humanity and divinity. They include multicultural female and male images of the Divine. Their stories affirm the connection between this expansive theology and an ethic of justice and equality in human relationships. In working from within to change the church, these ministers have risked censure by denominational authorities, loss of opportunities for promotion to larger congregations or to prestigious denominational positions, and even loss of their jobs. They have found creative ways to balance advocating for change and working to support the church, using their positions as ordained clergy to bring liberating change to the church and the wider culture.
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PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 362898
  • Product Code 9781621891406
  • ISBN 1621891402
  • EAN 9781621891406
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Cascade Books
  • Publication Date Jan 2011
  • DRM Adobe
  • Printable No
  • Size 8.69 MB (EPUB)

Jann Aldredge-clanton

Jann Aldredge-Clanton is an ordained minister, author, teacher, and chaplain. Her books include "In Search of the Christ-Sophia: An Inclusive Christology for Liberating Christians", "Imagine God! A Children's Musical Exploring and Expressing Images of God", and her autobiography, "Breaking Free: The Story of a Feminist Baptist Minister".

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