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Redeeming Sex

Redeeming Sex

Naked Conversations About Sexuality and Spirituality

by Debra Hirsch

"A thoughtful, biblical, yet paradigm-busting discussion on the hottest topic in the church and culture today." —Hugh Halter, author of "Flesh"

About the Book and Author: Discovering a Holistic, Biblical Vision of Sex

About the Book and Author: Discovering a Holistic, Biblical Vision of Sex

Nothing has exposed the gap between the church and the broader society quite like the cultural argument over sexuality.

Read the Foreword for 'Redeeming Sex'

Read the Foreword for 'Redeeming Sex'

"Until now, few books have articulately expressed a grounded, holistic, nuanced, intellectually honest and loving approach to sexuality." ~Gabe Lyons

Read the Introduction From 'Redeeming Sex'

Read the Introduction From 'Redeeming Sex'

"George was my drug dealer. He was also the sound engineer in a band I hung out with. All in all he was a pretty wild character who in his calmer moments saw himself as a seeker, a philosopher of sorts."

Read Chapter 1 From 'Redeeming Sex'

Read Chapter 1 From 'Redeeming Sex'

"I believe that within both the desire and the pleasure of sex are found deeper human longings for eternal connection and ecstasy. There is, in other words, something deeply spiritual about sex."

Praise for 'Redeeming Sex'

Praise for 'Redeeming Sex'

"Redeeming Sex" pulls no punches yet graciously guides us toward the heart of God in our human sexuality." —Hugh Halter, author of Flesh

Book Roundtable: Continue the Conversation with our Bloggers

On Redeeming Sex

On Redeeming Sex

Rebecca Florence Miller

Would this just be one more awkward Christian book about sex? Would I want to throw it across the room? Would I be uncomfortable to write about it?

Christianity Needs a Sexual Reboot

Christianity Needs a Sexual Reboot

Mark Sandlin

We need to rebuild our sexual ethic based on the theological assumption that humanity, relationship and sexuality is “exceedingly good.”

Rethinking Sexual Sin

Rethinking Sexual Sin

Coyle Neal

What we really need is an appropriate view of sin that holds all people as equal in the eyes of God, rather than some as being morally superior to others. Drawing on her own life experiences, Hirsch espouses this appropriate view and does it very well.

Giving Voice to the Voiceless

Giving Voice to the Voiceless

Kristofer Gray

I’ve always felt that treating the sexual side of me as evil for so long was like shooting myself in the foot over and over. Enter Debra Hirsch’s book Redeeming Sex. 

Reframing the Discussion on Sexuality and Gender