By Michael Coren
From the posterboy of Catholic conservatism, an enormous swap of middle and soul on one of many Church's so much arguable and intractable stances.
"This previous February, a conservative Roman Catholic weblog, Contra|Diction, gave me maybe my most sensible headline ever: 'Michael Coren Complicit in Destruction of Souls Who perform Homosexuality, Pt 1' (I'm nonetheless looking ahead to half two). It was once one among numerous posts, tweets, and articles that experience condemned me for popping out in favour of same-sex marriage. I've additionally been fired from columns that I wrote for years, been banned from a number of Catholic television and radio stations, had speeches cancelled, and been accused of dishonest on my spouse. My childrens were referred to as homosexual, and i've been in comparison to a toddler molester and a assassin. those are new reviews for me. until eventually final 12 months, i used to be thought of anything of a champion of social conservatism in Canada and used to be renowned between politically lively Christians. I hosted a nightly convey on Crossroads tv for twelve years, used to be a syndicated sunlight columnist, and wrote speedily promoting books with such titles as Why Catholics Are correct. this day, i'm operating away at a brand new e-book, Epiphany: altering center and brain on Same-Sex Marriage. How and why did it cross so extraordinarily wrong?" --Michael Coren
What went "terribly wrong" is that Michael Coren had a profound non secular and private switch of middle. Epiphany is ready how and why that occurred; the response from each side of the fence; and the way the Christian doctrine, whilst studied heavily and with out bias, heartily helps Michael's findings. As a middle-aged, very white, very instantly, very Christian guy, he used to be obliged, first reluctantly after which eagerly, to discover the advanced dynamic among religion and homosexuality and to see a brand new narrative. The crux of that narrative: God is love.
Honest, courageous, and rigorous in its scholarship, Epiphany is a groundbreaking ebook on considered one of society's such a lot urgent issues.
From the Hardcover version.