. . .Sexuality is crucial to God's design that [we] do not dwell in isolation and loneliness but in communion and community. Through the incarnation, God not only participates in human sexual experiences but God is intrinsically sexual.
– Ng Chin-pang
Taken from Courage To Love: Liturgies for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Community (compiled by Geoffrey Duncan, Pilgrim Press, 2002) and dedicated to my friend Anthony.
See also the previous Wild Reed posts:
It Is Not Good to Be Alone
Making Love, Giving Life
The Many Manifestations of God's Loving Embrace
Trusting God's Generous Invitation
Song of Songs: The Bible's Gay Love Poem
The "Ratzinger Letter" of 1986 as "Theological Pornography"
God is Love
Just Now and Then
Getting It Right
Dreaming a Little Dream (on the Dangerous and Delightful Edge)
Lover of Us All
Our Memory of Eden
One Fearless Kiss
Liberated to Be Together
It Happens All the Time in Heaven
Love is Love
And Love is Lord of All
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