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By Janice McRandal

Christian Doctrine and the Grammar of distinction argues that the main powerful and innovative theological reaction to the difficult questions of gender and distinction is to be present in a retrieval of a doctrinal framework for feminist theology. particularly, it is recommended doctrinal narrative of production, fall, and redemption—underpinned via the doctrinal grammar of the Trinity—provides assets to solve the theological deadlock of distinction in modern feminist theology. The divine economic climate finds a God who enters into background and destabilizes mounted binaries and oppressive different types. The biblical narrative discloses a sophisticated but effective fluidity to the Triune relationships. As created subjects—precisely in our difference—we are sustained, affirmed, and drawn again into the Triune lifestyles. The subtleties of divine transgression are already famous within the styles of the liturgy, in prayer, and in practices of contemplation. right here, our bodies not just stumble upon the transgressive love of God yet are enabled to inhabit their differentiated humanity with specialty and beauty.

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