TAKE BACK THE WORD - A QUEER READING OF THE BIBLE

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Subjects:

  • Homosexuality,
  • Religion - Socialissues,
  • Gay Studies,
  • Bible - Topical Studies,
  • Religion,
  • Reader-response criticism,
  • Gay interpretations,
  • Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - General,
  • Biblical Studies - Topical,
  • Religion / Bible / Criticism, Interpretation / General,
  • Religion-Bible - Topical Studies,
  • Social Science-Gay Studies,
  • Bible - Criticism Interpretation - General,
  • Faith,
  • Bible,
  • Bible and homosexuality,
  • Biblical teaching

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsRobert E. Goss (Editor), Mona West (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8182841M
ISBN 100829813977
ISBN 109780829813975

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It is a strategy that attempts to take back the Bible as the Word of God for our community, instead of as a club. It is a strategy that takes into account the multifaceted nature of our community as gay men, lesbians, transsexuals, and bisexuals from different ethnicities, /5(10).

Perhaps the most revolutionary contribution of Take Back the Word is its presentation of resistant practices of reading the Bible that challenge oppressive applications of Scripture to clobber queer /5. About this Item: Pilgrim Press, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English.

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Goss, Mona West. Click here for the lowest price. Paperback,/5(11). If lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender, non-gender-conforming, and questioning people are to take back the word of Scripture for themselves, they must take it back in a new way.

Essays examine queer strategies for reading, queer ethical models from the Hebrew Scriptures, and queer good news stories from the Christian Scriptures/5(32). Get this from a library. Take back the Word: a queer reading of the Bible. [Robert E Goss; Mona West;] -- Perhaps the most revolutionary contribution of this volume is in its presentation of new and resistant practices of reading the Bible that challenge some of the prevailing "authorized" patterns of.

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their earts to sexual impurity for the degrading of their. Inshe co-edited Take Back the Word: A Queer Reading of the Bible. The Bible, as Desmond Tutu explained in the documentary For the Bible Tells Me So, “is the word of God through the words of human beings speaking in.

Essays exploring and explaining how 'queer' reading makes a difference to biblical exegesis. As with feminism, theoretical questions arise such as whether such readings are characterized by certain questions or can only legitimately be done by gay or lesbian readers.

The contributors are drawn from a range of backgrounds and a variety of interests--Jewish, Christian, agnostic, male, 4/5(1). Take Back the Word: A Queer Reading of the Bible(); and Deryn Guest, When Deborah Met Jael: Lesbian Biblical Hermeneutics() – along with Ken Stone, ed., Queer Commentary and the Hebrew Bible(), Stone himself also contributing three essays to QBC.

The Queer Bible Commentary brings together the work of several scholars and pastors known for their interest in the areas of gender, sexuality and Biblical studies. Rather than a verse-by-verse analysis, typical of more traditional commentaries, contributors to this volume focus specifically upon those portions of the book that have particular relevance for readers interested in lesbian, gay 4/5(1).

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The literalist is. John goes so far as to tell us that there is a special blessing for a person who performs the public reading of Scripture (and the listeners!): “Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear it and take to heart.

The Rich Man and Lazarus - “There was a rich man who was clothed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. And at his gate was laid a poor man named Lazarus, covered with sores, who desired to be fed with what fell from the rich man's table.

Moreover, even the dogs came and licked his sores. The poor man died and was carried by the angels to Abraham's side. The.

Find a Daily Bible Reading Plan That Works FOR YOU, Right Now. If you cannot keep up with your current Bible reading plan, don’t get so discouraged that you quit reading the Bible entirely.

Instead, consider looking for a new Bible reading plan that works for you in your current circumstances. ‘It’s quite extraordinary’ the only recorded palimpsest of a Qur’an copied on to a Christian text. Photograph: Christie's. An “extraordinary” discovery by an eagle-eyed scholar has identified the shadowy outlines of passages from the Bible behind an eighth-century manuscript of the Qur’an – the only recorded palimpsest in which a Christian text has been effaced to make way.

The Book of John read by Alexander Scourby. This is the King James Version of the Audio Bible. “This is being aired by permission of the copyright holder Lit.

Q comes from the German "quelle" meaning "source." Some biblical scholars have proposed that there was a document prior to the writing of the gospels which was used by the writers of Matthew and Luke as a source of information.1 They have called this hypothetical document "Q." It is hypothetical because there is no proof that the document existed.

Jesus Before Pilate - Then the Jewish leaders took Jesus from Caiaphas to the palace of the Roman governor. By now it was early morning, and to avoid ceremonial uncleanness they did not enter the palace, because they wanted to be able to eat the Passover. So Pilate came out to them and asked, “What charges are you bringing against this man?” “If he were not a criminal,” they replied.

We read His Word and let the Holy Spirit speaks to us through it. Then we pray it back to Him as the Holy Spirit leads us. His Words are Spirit and Truth (John ; ). When we pray God’s. Women of the Word: How to Study the Bible with Both Our Hearts and Our Minds, Second Edition.

Jen Wilkin. The Art and Science of Reading the Bible, Revised and Updated. Howard G. Hendricks, William D. Hendricks. 52 Weeks Through the Bible: Fall in Love with the Book That Changed Everything. James Merritt. Queer theory calls for a look at social location, a critique of dominant concepts of sex and gender, and the recognition of potential for political cooperation among diverse groups of Stone explores the nature of queer theory as applied to biblical commentary/5(1).

About Queer Commentary and the Hebrew Bible. Essays exploring and explaining how 'queer' reading makes a difference to biblical exegesis. As with feminism, theoretical questions arise such as whether such readings are characterized by certain questions or. The word “queer” has a complex history.

With a literal meaning of “unusual, strange, or odd,” people used queer as a pejorative towards members of. The Queer Bible Commentary () Title: The Queer Bible Commentary Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: SCM Press Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 2 pounds 11 ounces ISBN:.

When most people hear the words queer (or gay or lesbian) and Christian then the Bible isn't far behind. This book's beginnings began before homosexuality as we know it even existed.

So there aren't many mentions of the word itself in the verses. However the idea of Homosexuality is still present in quite a few chapters. The. Please watch: "The ONE Thing Every Christian Should Be Doing But Most Are NOT!" ?v=slK6HI8tUTY --~-- What book of the Bible shou.

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Note: Reading strategies adapted from Living by the Book, Howard Hendricks: Hendricks, H. G., & Hendricks, W. Living by the Book: the art and science of reading the Bible. Chicago: Moody Press.

This post first appeared on the blog,©   I am more inclined to believe a Bible Society survey of regular churchgoers which found that 16% read something from the Bible every day; a further 9% read the Bible several times a week; 11% read something from the Bible about once a week; and 9% read the Bible about once a month.

In other words in any given month, the majority of. Just for fun, I posted about it on my personal Facebook account: “Just prepared a 9-week Bible reading plan for someone who wants to get back into the Word.

Simple structure and very attainable to put the rest of summer to spiritual use. What is the document Q supposed to be. One of the most popular theories in New Testament study is that the Gospel of Mark was written first, and that both Matthew and Luke were based upon Mark and another source called "Q" which no longer exists.

Today's Bible Reading. Micah 2 “But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you are small among the clans of Judah, out of you will come for me one who will be ruler over Israel, whose origins are. The commentary focuses mainly on passages that are largely ignored in traditional Bible commentaries.

While this Bible commentary has limitations, it is well-written, insightful, and scholarly. Overall, the Queer Bible Commentary is an excellent resource for pastors and Sunday School teachers of welcoming, affirming, or affirming congregations.

The Bible is the inspired, infallible Word of God. It is an eyewitness account of history and is accurate in everything it says. It is the authority for Christian life and practice and is a foundation on which believers must build their thinking.

1 For the record, I think the immorality of homosexuality is one of those universals since, among other reasons, it’s identified in the New Testament as wrong irrespective of the Mosaic Law (e.g., Rom.

). 2 The exception to the generalization would be the parables Jesus told His disciples so that they would understand the meaning, but the crowds listening in would not.I’ve Got Your Back or What the Bible Says about Following Well Posted on Septem by Febru Web Workshop: I’ve Got Your Back or What the Bible Says About Following Well.

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