Category Archives: Feminism

Jesus was a Feminist and so am I

Vicky Beeching (one of my favourite worship leaders back in the day, and now a theologian at my very own Durham University) has written a thought-provoking article for the BBC….

I find myself living in an interesting tension. My Christian friends chide me for my overtly feminist views, while the atheist-feminist circles I move in despair at my commitment to what they see as a patriarchal religion.

It would be much easier to choose one or the other; Christianity or feminism, but I believe they should be – and are – utterly compatible

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My feminist-ish tendencies and my faith do sometimes clash, so I really appreciated her well articulated opinion piece. Enjoy!