By Jay Emerson Emerson
• Designed to satisfy the overall conference mandate for “theological mirrored image” round problems with sexuality and marriage
• applicable for learn despite gender or orientation
Before Christian groups try and handle sexual ethics, the extra primary theological query calls for cognizance: What can sexual intimacy let us know approximately God? This booklet invitations mirrored image on sexual relationships inside of a vast theological framework marked by means of production, fall, and redemption. those classical hallmarks of Christian religion are proclaimed and enacted at each liturgical social gathering of the Eucharist, which bargains a compelling approach to have interaction the hyperlink among sexual intimacy and the eager for God, or the hoped-for promise of “divine communion.”
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Divine Communion: A Eucharistic Theology of Sexual Intimacy by Jay Emerson Emerson