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Can Good Theology Change the World? by Carol P. Christ

Theology is often viewed as abstract and removed from the problems of the real world. Yet many of the problems of the real world are caused by bad theologies. 832 more words


Thinking about Goddess and God by Judith Plaskow and Carol P. Christ

Talking about our deepest beliefs and feelings can be surprisingly intimate. In our new book Goddess and God in the World, we discuss our different theologies and challenge each other’s views. 1,024 more words


"All Children Are Our Children" by Carol P. Christ

“All children are our children.” As I was posting my recent blog about the shooting of black men by the police, these words came into my mind with the force of revelation. 932 more words


Dealing with Despair by Carol P. Christ

In a state of shock after the police shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, I turned to my Facebook feed, looking for community in my grief and hoping to make sense of what had happened. 890 more words


Elie Wiesel’s Stories: Still the Dialogue by Carol P. Christ

This blog is dedicated to Elie Wiesel, September 30, 1928-July 2, 2016

During the summer following my second year at Yale, I read Elie Wiesel’s… 1,394 more words


(Essay) The Sacred Feminine or Goddess Feminism? by Carol P. Christ

In recent years “the Sacred Feminine” has become interchangeable with (for some) and preferable to (for others) “Goddess” and “Goddess feminism.” The terms Goddess and feminism, it is sometimes argued, raise hackles: Is Goddess to replace God? 982 more words