- Religion writer, author, ‘Jesus Died for This?’
Becky Garrison’s books include Jesus Died for This? and Red and Blue God, Black and Blue Church. Her additional writing credits include work for The Guardian, Sojourners, Killing the Buddha, Religion Dispatches, and The Revealer.
Nicole Garcia looks more like a well-heeled church lady than a radical — but her faith journey over the past 55 years reflects a radical shift in mainline Christian denominations’ acceptance of transgender people as leaders in the church.
Is it time for a religion-free revival?
As the struggle for acceptance of trans people in an increasing pluralistic culture continues, one does find signs of hope.
I believe there exists a desire among many Americans to explore what it means to live as citizens in an increasingly pluralistic global society that truly embraces all in our shared global humanity.