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Homosexuality and the Western Christian tradition.

Derrick Sherwin Bailey

Homosexuality and the Western Christian tradition.

by Derrick Sherwin Bailey

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Published by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homosexuality

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ76 B3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination181 p.
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14664530M

      Homosexuality in Western culture: a cultural/theological perspective (Part 1 of 2) March 3, Eric English Patheos Explore the world's . John Boswell’s National Book Award–winning study of the history of attitudes toward homosexuality in the early Christian West was a groundbreaking work that challenged preconceptions about the Church’s past relationship to its gay members—among them priests, bishops, and even saints—when it was first published thirty-five years ago.4/5(3). homosexuality, a term created by 19th cent. theorists to describe a sexual and emotional interest in members of one's own sex. Today a person is often said to have a homosexual or a heterosexual orientation, a description intended to defuse some of the long-standing sentiment among many Westerners that homosexuality is immoral or pathological.   A third approach is suggested by D. Sherwin Bailey, in his influential Homosexuality and the Western Christian Tradition. Dr. Dr. Bailey argues that the Hebrew word for "know," translated "have sex" by the New International .

    Homosexual: The English word homosexual is a compound word made from the Greek word homo, meaning “the same”, and the Latin term sexualis, meaning sex. The term “homosexual” is of modern origin, and it wasn’t until about a hundred years ago that it was first used. There is no word in biblical Greek or Hebrew that is equivalent to the. Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. ↩ Hays, Richard B. (). ‘Relations Natural and Unnatural: A Response to John Boswell’s Exegesis of Romans 1’. Journal of Christian Ethics. vol. pp.   Chuncho and Tate exchange ambiguous stares. While The Good, The Bad and the Ugly and A Bullet for the General offer representations of the homosocial and the homoerotic, these representations are in the form of subtext. The relationships between the leading cowboys in both films warrant a discussion of the history of homosexuality in the Italian and Western .   In light of the confusion stirred in some readers of recent texts on Social Media and other online portals, regarding the Church’s clear teaching on homosexuality and the pastoral need to care for those suffering in particular from the social trend to regard it as “natural” or a thing to be accepted as part of human nature, the following text is provided for contrast.

    Pioneering book that gives the "inhospitality" argument for Sodom (), Boswell uses this argument (). He (Bailey) could be called the father of pro-gay biblical revisionists. An important book on the subject. Chapters: Introduction 1. Sodom and Gomorrah 2. The bible and homosexual practice 3. Roman law to the time of Justinian /5(1).   "Truly groundbreaking work. Boswell reveals unexplored phenomena with an unfailing erudition."—Michel Foucault John Boswell's National Book Award-winning study of the history of attitudes toward homosexuality in the early Christian West was a groundbreaking work that challenged preconceptions about the Church's past relationship to its gay 4/5(6). Beginning with Bailey's Homosexuality and the Western Christian Tradition (I 95 5), he notes the major theological commentators on the subject up to and including Scanzoni and Mollenkott's Is the Homosexual My Neighbor? (). Perhaps no topic in the twenty-first century in the modern, Western culture fits this description better than homosexuality. Educators can always push students to learn more about the topic and to challenge their assumptions. At the same time, there is a need to discern what one believes about sexuality and, in particular, a Christian sexual Size: KB.


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A third approach is suggested by D. Sherwin Bailey in his influential book, Homosexuality and the Western Christian Tradition. Bailey argues that the Hebrew word for “know,” translated “have sex” by the New International Version, relates not to sexual activity but to hospitality. John Boswell’s National Book Award–winning study of the history of attitudes toward homosexuality in the early Christian West was a groundbreaking work that challenged preconceptions about the Church’s past relationship to its gay members—among them priests, bishops, and even saints—when it was first published thirty-five years ago.

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