More Reflections on Revoice

Today over at First Things, I’ve got a piece up reflecting on this year’s Revoice conference, which was the highlight of my summer. Here’s a snippet:

In a line that’s become a kind of mantra among Revoice attendees and presenters, the celibate lesbian Catholic writer Eve Tushnet has said: “[Y]ou can’t have a vocation of not-gay-marrying and not-having-sex. You can’t have a vocation of No.” What Revoice offers—and, please God, will go on offering for years to come—is a way of thinking Christianly about homosexuality and other non-straight sexual orientations that moves beyond enumerating the sins we’re called to renounce. Revoice is trying to pose the deeper question: To which forms of love and friendship and service are we called to say yes?

Please read the rest!

3 thoughts on “More Reflections on Revoice

  1. Is there a community for non-Judeo-Christians where homosexually oriented persons pursue heterosexual unions for procrreation, i.e, family making, i.e, having babies and raising them while abstaining from extra-familial entanglements. If so, please link me… I’ve suddenly become aware my gay life is a dead end and my race (white) is slated for extinction.

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