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God Hates Fags The Rhetorics of Religious Violence (Sexual Cultures) by Michael Cobb

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Published by NYU Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Homosexuality,
  • Social Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • English,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Sexuality & Gender Studies,
  • Gay Studies,
  • Christianity,
  • Political aspects,
  • Religious aspects,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8044739M
ISBN 100814716687
ISBN 109780814716687

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"God Hates Fags is an exciting, even exceptional, book, and it will contribute to an important and necessary conversation between queer studies and African American literary and cultural studies." (Christopher Nealon,author of Foundlings: Lesbian and Gay Historical Emotion Before Stonewall)Reviews: 1. "God Hates is a disturbing book, not because it exposes the theology of hate and homophobia of Westboro Baptist Church—though it does so, powerfully and effectively. It is disturbing because it refuses to distance this church movement from more mainstream segments of the political and religious by: 4. Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, KS. God hates fags and all proud sinners (Psalm ). Repent or perish (Luke ). Believe on the Lord Jesus for remission of sins (Acts , ). God Hates Fags The Rhetorics of Religious Violence Sexual Cultures. by Michael Cobb. Published by: NYU Press.

The group bases its work on the belief expressed by its best known slogan and the address of its primary web site, "God Hates Fags", asserting that every tragedy in the world is linked to homosexuality—specifically society's increasing tolerance and acceptance of the Founder: Fred Phelps. Choice Outstanding Academic Title. At the funeral of Matthew Shepard—the young Wyoming man brutally murdered for being gay—the Reverend Fred Phelps led his parishioners in protest, displaying signs with slogans like “Matt Shepard rots in Hell,” “Fags Die God Laughs,” and “God Hates Fags.”Cited by:   your proud rebellion against God. God promised this to you in Deuteronomy “If thou wilt not observe to do all the words of this law that are written in this book, that thou mayest fear this glorious and fearful name, THE LORD THY GOD; Then the LORD will make thy plagues wonderful, and the plagues of thy seed, [even] great plagues, and of long. Book Description: Choice Outstanding Academic TitleAt the funeral of Matthew Shepard - the young Wyoming man brutally murdered for being gay - the Reverend Fred Phelps led his parishioners in protest, displaying signs with slogans like Matt Shepard rots in Hell, Fags Die God Laughs, and God Hates Fags.