Browsing All posts tagged under »transgender«

Transgender Prayer

november 11, 2008

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I recently read Transgendered – Theology, Ministry and Communities of Faith by Justin Tanis. It is a great book, and I hope to return with a proper review. For now, I just want to quote one prayer from the book: Blesser of all things, You created us in your likeness and in your image And […]

Transfolk som sjamaner o.l.

mars 30, 2008

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I mange naturreligioner har transfolk vært ansett å ha spesielle åndelige evner, ofte som sjamaner. Man trodde at transfolk hadde en sjelden kontakt med åndeverdenen og de stod ofte i en formidlings-posisjon. De aller fleste religioner har elementer av kjønnsoverskridelser i sine mytologier. I norrøn mytologi har vi spesielt Loke, som var kjent for å […]

God makes no mistakes – kind of a sermon

mars 30, 2008

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This was originally posted on my regular english blog. You’ll find it here, along with two very good comments. I usually avoid reading stuff that I know I’ll find repulsive, sick and frightening. I don’t think that’s unusual for any person. To make this post I felt forced to do some research. I started out […]

A new start

mars 30, 2008

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This is where I’ll write about my exploration of Quaker spirituality. Some posts will be in Norwegian and some in English. Double postings/translations will occur only as exeptions. This has two reasons: Some things are easier to explain in one language than in the other. And I want to make use of the worldwide community […]