Making Love Just: Sexual Ethics for Perplexing Times

Making Love Just: Sexual Ethics for Perplexing Times

Marvin M. Ellison / Dec 05, 2019

Making Love Just Sexual Ethics for Perplexing Times Ethical reflection about sexuality is increasingly controversial complex and conflicted After centuries of conflicting messages from the tradition Christians are understandably confused about how e

  • Title: Making Love Just: Sexual Ethics for Perplexing Times
  • Author: Marvin M. Ellison
  • ISBN: 9780800698843
  • Page: 469
  • Format: Paperback
  • Ethical reflection about sexuality is increasingly controversial, complex, and conflicted After centuries of conflicting messages from the tradition, Christians are understandably confused about how exactly the good news pertains to sexuality Using a series of provocative questions, Marvin Ellison, a pioneer in contemporary Christian rethinking of sexuality and sexual etEthical reflection about sexuality is increasingly controversial, complex, and conflicted After centuries of conflicting messages from the tradition, Christians are understandably confused about how exactly the good news pertains to sexuality Using a series of provocative questions, Marvin Ellison, a pioneer in contemporary Christian rethinking of sexuality and sexual ethics, attempts to increase readers skills and confidence for engaging in ethical deliberation about sexuality Redrawing the conventional, rule based sexual morality, often rigidly and legalistically applied or broadly ignored, entails transcending fear and shame to redraw the sexual map, he argues Ellison works to affirm a relationally focused ethical framework, from which to deliberate about premarital and extramarital sex, marriage and divorce, homosexuality, contraception, abortion, spousal abuse, and sex education Students and all adults will welcome this book for enabling their personal clarity, approach to relationships, and mindful participation in respectful moral debate.

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    1. I really appreciate this book as a strong statement of progressive Christian sexual ethics, with which I am in substantial agreement. Ellison's writing is lucid and his academic apparatus is strong. As a theologian, I wish Ellison would engage explicitly with the biblical text more--as it is, because conservative Christians are not his audience, he risks alienating them by not using it, and perhaps by being heard as condescending.The most difficult chapter for me was the chapter on reproductive [...]


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