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Sexism and Feminism in Theological Perspective (Miscellanea congregalia)

W.S. Vorster

Sexism and Feminism in Theological Perspective (Miscellanea congregalia)

by W.S. Vorster

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Published by Unisa Press / Uitgewers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion: general,
  • Sexism,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Christianity,
  • Woman (Christian theology),
  • Feminism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8332541M
    ISBN 100869813188
    ISBN 109780869813188

      Rosemary Radford Reuther, as one of the pioneering women of feminist theology, does a fantastic job of explaining some of the problems of sexism and God Talk. I found this book very interesting, especially in how it access the implicit ways that sexism is /5(16).   Abstract. This chapter charts the history of 30 years of study, research and teaching in feminist theology in the UK. It links developments in curriculum and pedagogy to the theoretical and political changes that occurred within feminist thought and Author: Heather Walton.

    Feminism/s are a grand conversation, and feminist theology is informed by feminist theory. Therefore, there is no such thing as a singular feminist theology in a pluralistic** world. Within the umbrella of “feminist theology” there are an amazing range of conversations on a . An Orthodox Response to Feminism. An Orthodox / Christian Perspective. She and her husband, Fr. Steven, have two sons, Paul and Daniel. They serve the Dormition of the Virgin Mary parish in Binghamton, New York. Though she does not receive any profits from the book, copies may be ordered from the Department of Religious Education of the OCA.

    Much talk about sexism, rather less about God, in this vigorous, wide-ranging, but problematic proposal for radical surgery on Christian tradition. Ruether argues forcefully that although Christianity has been twisted out of shape by a male bias, Jesus' message implies the ""kenosis of patriarchy"" and hence can be embraced by modern feminists as a liberating vision of . Also I will note some books and articles on a more popular level. Theological scholarship has an impact beyond academia within its true community, the church. Church men and women, clergy and lay have in one way or another been affected over the last twenty years by the feminist critique of sexism within the church, its theology, itsFile Size: KB.


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Understanding that the Bible can either “reinforce sexism and violence toward women or [be] a powerful force for change,” Reid interprets a variety of biblical passages from a feminist perspective.

Though she generally focuses on gender dynamics within the text, Reid’s understanding that feminism is “committed to the humanity, dignity. It was– and continues to be– important to recognize that white women faced a different form of discrimination than working class women of color, who not only had to deal with sexism but also fought against racism and class oppression.

Source: Boundless. “The Feminist Perspective.” Sociology – Cochise College Boundless, 26 May. Get this from a library. Sexism and feminism in theological perspective: proceedings of the eighth symposium of the Institute for Theological Research (UNISA) held at the University of South Africa in Pretoria on the 5th and 6th September [W S Vorster; University of South Africa.

Institute for Theological Research. Symposium]. The Feminist Perspective | Introduction to Sociology. AN EVALUATION OF FEMINIST THEOLOGY BY FAITH O.

ADEBAYO Assistant Lecture, Nigerian Baptist Theological Seminary, Ogbomoso ABSTRACT The discourse about the marginalization of women or female-gender is a general phenomenon that cutFile Size: KB.

Sue Bohlin provides a Christian view on feminism. How does this prevalent view of women measure up from a biblical perspective. The worldview of feminism has permeated just about every aspect of American life, education and culture.

We see it in the way men are portrayed as lovable but stupid buffoons on TV sitcoms. SEXISM AND GOD-TALK Toward a Feminist Theology. By Rosemary Radford Ruether. Boston: Beacon Press.

$ IN MEMORY OF HER A Feminist Theological Reconstruction of Christian Origins. Sexism and God-Talk is one of those rare books that hits the right topic at the right time--and that has endured. Its thesis is summarized by Rosemary Radford Ruether herself (the Georgia Harkness Professor of Theology at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary) in her opening chapter and is worth quoting: "The uniqueness of feminist theology lies not in its use of the Cited by: When we seek to obey Christ’s new command to love as he loved, we find that to Christianize sexism is to end it.

This article is the first in a four-part series on biblical feminism. Subsequent articles deal with the principles and application of biblical feminism in society, church and home. and present experiences of women from a theological and hermeneutical perspective.

The article discussed women’s spirituality and the failure of the patriarchal marriage to nurture self-perception (how I see myself), life orientation (where I am in the world) and identity (who Liberal feminism focused on political reform, equal rights for.

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FEMINIST THEOLOGY. Feminist theology examines the meaning and implications of Christian faith from the perspective of a commitment to justice for females. An intellectual development with profound spiritual, psychological, and political implications, it shares with Christian theology in general the classic aim of "faith seeking understanding," but is distinguished by two additional.

"By the time Ruether finishes, systematic theology has undergone a radical critique from which it emerges transformed rather than simply modified or totally rejected.

She has constructed a full-fledged feminist theology--the first within a Christian context." -The New York Times Book Review. "Sexism and God-Talk" is based on lectures given by the author in the 's.

The book was originally published inbut it has much to say to Christians in I gave the book 4 stars instead of 5, because I think that Ruether's comments about male puberty rites and the origins of mysogyny were weak and needed some by:   Rethinking the Christian faith from a woman's perspective has been an important advancement in modern theology.

This book introduces the methods, ideas, and contributions of recent feminist theology to readers encountering the subject for the first time. Natalie Watson explores the historical background of feminist theology, discusses the value of reading. Originally published inSexism and God Talk is Radford Ruether's complex analysis of sexism spanning historical, theological, Christian, and political contexts.

It remains extraordinarily relevant in - which in itself is a testament to how resistant our systems are to the advancement of women's equality/5. both gender and sexuality in theological perspective. Religious language and models of God Jennie S Knight, Feminist Mysticism and Images of God: A Practical Theology (St Louis, Missouri: Chalice, ) – argues that it is not enough to change our thinking about God; prayer and spirituality as the sources of theology must be transformed.

Should Sexual Misconduct of Theologians or Sexism in Their Writings Affect Evaluation of Their Theologies: What Consitutes Complicity in the Rendering of Woman as Sexual Temptress. by Cynthia Garrity-Bond By Cynthia Garrity-Bond on.

tionally feminist perspective is in a unique position to highlight and critique these faults and the additional resources of feminist theology and ethics have the potential to help change this sexism in practice.

On college campuses all across the country a hookup culture appears as. Even though I’ve been studying feminism, feminist history, and feminist theories for over a decade, I have still found myself googling certain words and vocabulary.

But feminism doesn’t need to be complicated. If you’re new to feminism, I can help! This is the first in my series on Feminism Read the full-text online edition of Sexism and God-Talk: Toward a Feminist Theology (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Sexism and God-Talk: Toward a Feminist Theology.

Sexism and God-Talk: Toward a Feminist Theology.Such are the questions and issues raised by feminist theology in a global perspective, proceeding from the conviction that in Christ there is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, and that all persons are created in the image of God and therefore have a right to develop their full potentials of personhood.