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By Carol P. Christ,Judith Plaskow

In Goddess and God on the earth, major theologians Carol P. Christ and Judith Plaskow suggest a brand new process for wondering theological questions: embodied theology rooted in event and validated in discussion. Their theological dialog starts off from the idea that the transcendent, all-powerful male God of conventional theologies has to be changed with new understandings of divinity which may supply orientation and counsel as we are facing the social, political, and environmental demanding situations of our time. Situating divinity on the earth and putting accountability for the longer term firmly in human fingers, they argue for an inclusive monotheism that affirms the cohesion of being via a plurality of pictures celebrating range and distinction. Carol proposes that Goddess is the clever embodied love that's in all being, a private presence which may motivate us to like the realm extra deeply. Judith counters that God is an impersonal energy of creativity, the floor of being that incorporates either sturdy and evil. Their probing of the autobiographical resources in their theologies mixed with an severe wondering of every other’s perspectives deals either a brand new means of conversing approximately Goddess and God and a fruitful version of theological dialog throughout difference.

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