Theology & ethics of sex

by Kubo, Sakae

Publisher: Review and Herald pub. Assoc. in Nashville, TN

Written in English
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  • Sex -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Sexual ethics.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementSakae Kubo.
LC ClassificationsBT708 .K8
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. ;
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4102752M
ISBN 100812702948
LC Control Number80017299

Grapples conscientiously with biblical texts at the heart of the church's debate over same-sex relationships This thought-provoking book by James Brownson develops a broad, cross- cultural sexual ethic from Scripture, locates current debates over homosexuality in that wider context, and explores why the Bible speaks the way it does about same-sex relationships. Website discussing and resourcing Christian theology and ethics. Description: Hollinger’s work on the meaning of procreation within marriage is relativistic, but overall the innovation of adding this fourth dimension of sexuality to evangelical ethics and the moderate stance on freedom in marriage and tolerance in the public sphere make The Meaning of Sex a valuable contribution to the corpus of biblically based Protestant sexual ethics. Catholic Sexual Ethics by William E. May Michael J. McGivney Professor of Moral Theology John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family Wash ington, D.C. The Knights of Columbus presents The Veritas Series “Proclaiming the Faith in the Third Millennium” General Editor Father John A. Farren, O.P. Director of the Catholic File Size: 81KB.

The word Theology is used to refer to any informed discussion about God or religion. The are many types of Catholic Theology including Biblical Theology, John Paul II’s Theology of the Body, Moral Theology, Dogmatic Theology, and Historical Theology. Some of the most well known Catholic Theologians include Thomas Aquinas, Augustine of Hippo, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Bernard of . Margaret A. Farley (born Ap ) is an American religious sister and a member of the Catholic Sisters of was Gilbert L. Stark Professor Emerita of Christian Ethics at Yale University Divinity School, where she taught Christian ethics from to Farley is the first woman appointed to serve full-time on the Yale School board, along with Henri Nouwen as its first. Taoist sexual practices Confucian restraining attitudes towards sexuality became stronger, so that by the beginning of the Qing dynasty in , sex was a taboo topic in public life [citation needed]. These Confucians alleged that the separation of genders in most social activities existed 2, years ago and suppressed the sexual arts.   Christianity Today’s Book Awards although I share Butterfield’s complementarian theology. But the book offers both a vital critique of our Christian cultural norms and a beautiful.

Moral theology/Christian ethics is that branch of theological inquiry that studies in a systematic way the practical implications of God's revelatory intervention in Jesus Christ. It is concerned with the kind of people we ought to be and the kinds of actions we ought to perform or avoid.

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For anyone grappling academically with sexual ethics Thielicke is a must buy. It first appeared in English inthe Guardian said "The book is a rare combination: insight, pastoral wisdom, and knowledge of the work of experts in the fields with which it deals Cited by: Mark D.

Jordan's "The Ethics of Sex" is quite an accomplishment. In lucid prose he presents a genealogy of Christian sexual ethics (from the patrisitic fathers to the Reformers to later Protestants) and, in the latter portion of the book, progresses to a discussion of directions to explore in the possibility of redeeming pleasure in Christian sexual by: Part I: The theology of sex --Introduction --The past and the present in sexual attitudes --"And behold, it was very good" --Marriage as a complement --Sexuality as image of God --"And they become one flesh" --"And man became a living being" --The mystery of sexuality --The spiritual significance of marriage --Part II: The ethics of sex --The ethics of sex: An introduction --Premarital sex --Divorce and remarriage.

“ Ethics of Sex is a remarkable book. It is biblically faithful, theologically sound, and above all, Christ-centered. While the authors responsibly draw from fields such as science and psychology, they constantly return to the cross, emphasizing themes Theology & ethics of sex book as forgiveness, healing, and reconciliation.

The Ethics of Sex book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Eros and Agape, divorce and remarriage, birth control and abortion /5. That’s the foundational premise of Beth Felker Jones’s new book Faithful: An Ordinary Theology of Sex.

This short book explores the goodness of sexuality as created and redeemed. It suggests ways to navigate the difficulties of living in a world in which sexuality suffers the effects of the fall.

It begins with the premise that sex has to do with who God really is and who we really are as. This page paperback is a short, sweet, mildly sassy little thing. Beth Felker Jones, professor of Theology at Wheaton College, has compiled a handy set of chapters in "Faithful: A Theology of Sex".

It's an easy-to-read dossier that takes on sex, both our birth sex and procreative sex, and is mature, unencumbered, and comprehensible/5. Sex, that most intimate of human actions, is one of the most difficult and sensitive subjects to discuss.

Many Christians struggle with how to address the topic of human sexuality, especially in today’s context. To provide some assistance, the NAE published a Bible-based “Theology of Sex.” It is a brief booklet, but its content is robust. "The Ethics of Sex is perhaps the best undergraduate sexual ethics book available today." Journal of the American Academy of Religion "(A) thought-provoking challenge to all ethicists (theological or secular) who aspire to offer an account of the 'ethics of sex'" Women's Philosophy Review.

His theology will help to clarify the role that sex and sexuality should play in our lives, and will ultimately help the Church to restore a proper view of sex and sexuality in our culture.

Sexual Ethics: An Evangelical Perspective () by Stanley J. GrenzFormat: Paperback. Burk proceeds to write a biblical theology of sex with a God-centered ethical foundation based on virtually everything the Bible has to say about our bodies, our interpretation of the relevant passages pertaining to sex, our marriages, conjugal unions, family planning, gender, sexuality and singleness/5(26).

Body, Sex and Pleasure: Reconstructing Christian Sexual Ethics (Pilgrim, ). This is relatively minor, however, compared to the work that Hollinger needs to do on the place of procreation in Author: Cristina Richie. Hollinger provides a comprehensive overview of the ethics issues surrounding the human act of sex.

As a christian ethicist he operates under a Biblical worldview, identifying the issues in everything from premarital sex to infertitlity to genetic engineering that an individual might encounter in the modern world/5.

Sexual ethics explores a wide range of topics that all revolve around trying to discern what is the right use of and interpretation of our bodies and how they interact with the world around us. What do the Bible, Church, and society have to say about sexuality.

Written primarily as a textbook for Christian college and seminary courses in ethics and human sexuality, The Meaning of Sex provides a good balance between theological reflection and engaging discussion of the practical issues Christians (especially students) are : The Ethics of Sex (New Dimensions to Religious Ethics; Oxford: Blackwell, ), pp.

vi +$ pbk Gary Chartier Theology & Sexuality 8: 16, The topic of sexual ethics and interest in sexuality in theology generally has grown considerably in recent years. Mark Jordan has written a provocative and stimulating introduction to the issues involved, filling a much-needed void in this field.

The Ethics of Sex is divided into three parts, covering problems in principles of ethics; difficulties in the history of ethics, such as marriage Pages: sexual ethics, sex, theology, Books Preston Sprinkle Decem sex, Sexual Ethics, sexuality, divine sex, Jonathan Grant Comment Divine Sex: Part 4: A Christian Vision for Sexuality I’ll wrap of my review of Jonathan Grant’s Divine Sex by looking at how he articulates a Author: Preston Sprinkle.

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[Mark D Jordan] -- "The topic of sexual ethics and interest in sexuality in theology generally has grown considerably in recent years. Mark Jordan has written a provocative and stimulating introduction to the issues.

Theology and Ethics About This Department Students in the department of Theology and Ethics acquire knowledge and skills to engage in the ongoing task of interpreting religious and cultural traditions in ways that are responsive to modern and post-modern culture.

Sexual ethics 1 SEXUAL ETHICS Introduction There is good news and bad news. The good news is that the sexual revolution is over.

The bad news is that the wrong side won. The evangelical church faces three challenges. It has too often given in to the culture of sex as therapeutic, a self-serving recreational Size: KB.

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Jordan also writes on gender, sexuality, and the relationship between religious doctrine and LGBT issues. Books shelved as moral-theology: Morality: The Catholic View by Servais Pinckaers, The Sources of Christian Ethics by Servais Pinckaers, Introduction to. Religious ethics does not usually correspond to contemporary morals and outlooks.

Therefore, many religions oppose modern phenomena which contradict their ethical standards. These issues include abortion, the use of contraception and same-sex marriage.

Christian ethics is centered around the concepts of grace, mercy and forgiveness. Mark D. Jordan, a pioneer in sexual ethics and a wide-ranging scholar of the history of Christianity, theology, and gender studies, has been named the Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Christian Thought at Harvard Divinity School, with a joint appointment in the Committee on Women, Gender, and Sexuality in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, effective July 1,   His books include Sex and Virtue: An Introduction to Sexual Ethics (CUA Press, ), Transformed in Christ: Essays on the Renewal of Moral Theology (Sapientia Press, ), One Body: A Program of Marriage Formation for the New Evangelization with Claire Grabowski (Emmaus Road Press, ), A Catechism for Family Life with Sarah Bartel (CUA Phone: ().

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