I believe the time has come for Christians to widen their welcome to include the full range of human diversity, including gender diversity.
Dr Virginia Mollenkott
“Gender Diversity and Christian Community”
OtherWise Christian 2: Stories of Resistance
Virginia’s article in OtherWise Christian 2 first appeared in The Other Side magazine in 2001. It was the lead article in that historic cluster, lending the credibility of a long-time lesbian-feminist ground-breaking scholarly voice to the emerging conversation about transgender experience.
Virginia’s chapter, “Gender Diversity and Christian Community,” will appear in OtherWise Christian 2: Stories of Resistance (March 2020) from OtherWise Engaged Publishing.
Dr Virginia Mollenkott is the author of thirteen books and dozens of articles on feminist and liberating interpretations of scripture. She retired from college teaching in 1997, is grandmother to three teenagers, and is willing mentor to younger feminist scholars.
Join us in celebrating the #SacredOtherWise! Claim your own story during March 2020! Possible hashtags include:
or your own version of #SacredOtherWise
These are also great hashtags to add when you are talking about #TransgenderDayOfVisibility / #TDOV!! March 31, 2020 is our official launch day!
We are also using #ClaimYourStory and #ClaimingOurStories to encourage celebration of our stories of faith and resistance.