Jesus, the Bible, and Homosexuality, Revised and Expanded Edition (Paper)

Explode the Myths, Heal the Church

  • 9780664233976
  • 6 x 9
  • 256
  • 0.81
  • Paper
  • 066423397X
  • 4/14/2009
  • In Stock
$ 18.00

Description

In this revised and expanded best seller, Rogers argues for equal rights in both the church and society for lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgendered people. He describes how he moved away from opposition to support, charts the church's history of using biblical passages to oppress marginalized groups, argues for a Christ-centered reading of Scripture, debunks stereotypes about gays and lesbians, and explores texts used most frequently against homosexuals and gay ordination.

In this newly revised edition, he maps the recent progress of major U.S. denominations toward full equality for LGBT persons, adds a new chapter that examines how Scripture is best interpreted by Jesus' redemptive life and ministry, and updates his own efforts and experiences. The book also includes a guide for group study or personal reflection.

To listen to Jack Rogers's interview about this book on WJK Radio with Dan and Jana, click here.

Reviews

Editorial Reviews for this product are coming soon.

You May Also Be Interested In...

The Life of Jesus for Today
1/21/2008
$14.00
The Ten Commandments
11/1/1998
$16.00
Smoke on the Mountain
1/1/1985
$20.00
The Wide, Wide Circle of Divine Love
12/22/2004
$20.00
Thumpin' It
12/17/2007
$20.00
Men Worth Knowing
1/17/2007
$16.00
Covenant Economics
6/29/2009
$25.00
Reading the Bible with the Damned
9/19/2005
$22.00
The Parables for Today
4/2/2007
$14.00
What Does the Lord Require?
9/1/1985
$30.00
Sign up to learn about new releases and other updates from WJK