Congregations talking about homosexuality : dialogue on a difficult issue / Beth Ann Gaede, editor.
By: Gaede, Beth Ann.
Contributor(s): Gaede, Beth Ann.Material type: TextPublisher: [Bethesda, Md. : Alban Institute], c1998Description: xiv, 151 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 1566991986.Other title: Dialogue on a difficult issue.Subject(s): Homosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Church controversies
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"An Alban Institute publication."
Bibliographical references included in "Resources" (p. -147).
Foreword / Speed B. Leas -- Preface / Beth Ann Gaede -- Acknowledgments -- Pt. 1. Getting ready to talk. 1. Talking about sexuality / Sylvia Thorson-Smith -- 2. Why is homosexuality so hard to talk about? / Karen A. McClintock -- 3. Explosive issues require special handling / Carl S. Dudley and Hugh F. Halverstadt -- 4. Rules for talking about a difficult issue / Marc Kolden -- Pt. 2. Talking about homosexuality. 5. First Congregational Church of Fresno, Fresno, California / Frank Baldwin -- 6. Dayton Avenue Presbyterian Church, Saint Paul, Minnesota / H. David Stewart -- 7. Zion United Church of Christ, Henderson, Kentucky / J. Bennett Guess --
8. Trinity United Methodist Church, Atlanta, Georgia / Mark Reeve -- First Congregational Church, Greenfield, Massachusetts / Shirlee M. Bromley, with Christine Trenholm -- 10. Edina Community Lutheran Church, Edina, Minnesota / Pamela Johnson -- 11. Brookmeade Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, Nashville, Tennessee / Daniel Rosemergy -- Pt. 3. What works? 12. Constructive conflict or harmonious dishonesty? / Donald E. Bossart -- 13. Comforting or challenging the congregation? / Speed Leas.
8/17/1998 13.25; 10/2003 Replaced 13.25 (student paid)