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Religion

Cláudio Carvalhaes interviews Luis N. Rivera-Pagán

July 25th, 2013|

Cláudio Carvalhaes, a contributing editor at Plural Space, interviews Luis N. Rivera-Pagán, the former Henry Winters Luce Professor of Ecumenics at Princeton Theological Seminary.

Pictures from Buenos Aires meeting held in honor of Marcella Althaus-Reid

July 23rd, 2013|

Check out these pictures from the Buenos Aires meeting held in honor of Marcella Althaus-Reid!

Marcella Althaus-Reid: The Next Generation of Indecent Theologians

July 22nd, 2013|

"We need to continue to decenter North American and European postcolonial scholarship to welcome a new generation that comes from a multiplicity of contexts."

Buenos Aires Conference honors the memory of late Argentinean theologian Marcella Althaus-Reid

July 20th, 2013|

"The 'indecent' are those who do not embody rigid systems of moral codes. Those systems—in many cases—have been constructed to limit the life of the people."

Erasing Intersex: Christian Theology and Sexual Empire

July 13th, 2013|

"Intersex bodies may be 'colonized' by anthropologists who have caricatured them and surgeons who have inscribed sexed meaning onto them, but the Church exists as another colonizing body (this time, an institutional body) in the area of intersex."

What does Alan Chambers’ Apology Mean? A Reflection on the Updated Politics of Christian Heterosexism

June 26th, 2013|

"What this is to say is that, whatever intentions Chambers has for this group, we should not be surprised if reducefear.org gives us a sense of déjà-vu once it comes into existence."

Faith, Secular Humanism, and Development

May 13th, 2013|

"Ultimately, the essay demonstrates that Roumain believes that only through effective human solidarity and collaboration can serious social transformation and real human freedom take place."