Dec 30 2019 [amazon:1587433494:thumbnail] Wesley Hill is a same-sex attracted (“SSA”) Christian who is committed to celibacy. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Brazos Press, 2015. Dec 30 2019. Request a Speaker; About. This is an original post by Wesley Hill, author of Spiritual Friendship: Finding Love in the Church as a Celibate Gay Christian. “I had never heard of friendship being described so majestically and beautifully. SF in 300 words; Vocation; The Church; Friendship; Celibacy; Do bodies matter? Add to Basket. I want to extend my heartfelt congratulations to Wesley Hill for winning Award of Merit for Christianity Today’s 2016 Beautiful Orthodoxy Book of the Year award.His book, Spiritual Friendship: Finding Love in the Church as a Celibate, Gay Christian, holds a special place in my heart.It’s the first book I read in one sitting in years. Homosexuality. The Practice: One hour of conversation with a spiritual friend each week. 1. Hill identifies as gay while agreeing with the historic view of the church that marriage is only between a man and a woman. Hill challenges the … That is the central question of this book. from Wheaton College and his M.A. Reading his book is like speaking to someone who learned English abroad; he’s fluent but he’s not a native! Spiritual Friendship by Wesley Hill was published by Baker Publishing Group in May 2015 and is our 20056th best seller. Free shipping. Spiritual Friendship: Finding Love in the Church as a Celibate Gay Christian eBook: Hill, Wesley: Kindle Store Select Your Cookie Preferences We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. By TylerR. This is a portrait, not a treatise. Wesley Hill has been wondering the same and has written a thought-provoking book on the subject. While he was doing research for the project, he was introduced to the book “Spiritual Friendship” by Wesley Hill. Spiritual Friendship: Finding Love in the Church as a Celibate Gay Christian, is Wesley Hill’s second book on Christianity and homosexuality. See all 14. In this fine book, he makes many good points in an odd way. Compare similar products. He helps us reimagine friendship as a robust form of love that is worthy of honor and attention in communities of faith. Buy Together Offer. Biography: BA, Wheaton College (IL), 2004 MA, Durham University, 2008 MA in Biblical and Pastoral Studies, Bethlehem College and Seminary, 2012 PhD, Durham University, 2012 . Video; Author: Wesley Hill Post navigation ← Older posts. Newer posts → A Friendship Poem. Skip to content. It depicts friendship’s flaws and failures but also shows how friendship can bear spiritual fruit and help us build up the kingdom of God. A Review of Wesley Hill. As a result of pre-conference publicity, a number of Christian writers have vociferously criticized the conference and the Spiritual Friendship blog for … Wesley Hill’s lecture Tuesday afternoon demonstrated that the veil that has long prevented sexual minorities from engaging openly in the church has finally begun to tear. Dr. Wesley Hill. 3 likes. $14.44.