PORTIER, Mary Ann Spearin Chair of Catholic Theology, University of Dayton "By countering the trivialization, as well as overly gloriﬁed accounts, of sex and marriage, the authors of Leaving and Coming Home convincingly argue that any Christian understanding of sexuality and marriage must be incorporated into a theology of discipleship and connected to the practices of the Christian life.
Challenging and engaging, each of the essays offers a liberating alternative to contemporary notions of sex and marriage by demonstrating that the fundamental purpose of both is to deepen our ability to love God and neighbor." --PAUL J. Norbert College, De Pere, Wisconsin "Leaving and Coming Home offers wide-ranging treatments and fresh perspectives on issues in sexual ethics, both new and old.
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She is also a devoted fan of the celebrated British childrens author Philip Pullman, and her book about the religious and ethical dimensions of his award-winning trilogy Killing the Imposter God: Philip Pullmans Spiritual Imagination in His Dark Materials (Jossey-Bass/Wiley) hit the bookshelves in the middle of a major, national controversy about the release of the trilogys first movie installment.
Much of her writing, teaching, and lecturing centers around struggles of belonging and alienation with regard to faith, particularly among young adults and especially with regard to young women.
Donna Freitas's website This bio was last updated on 06/16/2017.