Retreating Forward

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A Spiritual Practice with Transgender Persons

By:David Elias Weekley
Pages:134
Publisher:Resource Publications
Dimensions:152mm x 229mm
ISBN:9781532605536

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Transgender people are among the most marginalized and vulnerable populations in the world. Misinformation, lack of education, and lack of experience among cis-gendered persons often result in forms of violence and abuse directed towards those perceived as transgender or gender non-conforming. Such violence and abuse are not restricted to secular culture but expand into faith communities and essential forms of spiritual care and support. When transgender people of faith share the reality of their gender identity they often experience rejection by the very communities that should provide support, encouragement, and practical ministries of hospitality. Retreating Forward: A Spiritual Practice with Transgender Persons is an educational and practical resource for individuals, spiritual leaders, and faith communities seeking to provide practical and spiritual sustenance. The retreat model included in this text proved transformational for those involved.

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Dimensions 229 × 152 mm
Pages

134

By

David Elias Weekley

Publisher

Resource Publications

Dimensions

152mm x 229mm

ISBN

9781532605536